The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ offices are both functional and efficient, with low lighting power densities
Building owners are requesting integrated systems and smart buildings. Lighting and HVAC designers can work together to ... read more
By using natural lighting and a networked lighting control system, this NOAA building achieved advanced lighting initiat... read more
Highlights of the NFPA 101: Life Safety Code and the International Building Code’s key requirements.
Building foundation walls and CMU walls are being erected.
Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing emergency power systems, which will be covered in this webcast on May 4, 2017. Safety, maintainability, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in...
MacroAir's AirEffect, a climate control system for large diameter fans. Through automation, AirEffect eliminates the need to constantly monitor and adjust the fans’ speed and direction in response to temperature fluctuations.
While quite a bit of engineering goes into each mechanical, electrical, plumbing, or fire and life safety system in a hospital, it is mostly invisible to the patient or visitor. That is, until you need it.
Office buildings need to have the ability to accommodate myriad types of businesses and activities to meet the needs of tenants. Here, engineers with experience on such buildings share their knowledge, lessons learned over the...