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Poll: Class A office buildings

When engineering systems in Class A office buildings, what is the most difficult engineering...

Designing, enhancing office buildings: Energy efficiency

Office buildings might seem like relatively simple structures, but engineers with experience in the... » more

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Your questions answered: Retrofitting HVAC systems in existing buildings

While the mechanical engineering team has much more control over how HVAC systems are designed and how they fit into the facility for new construction, retrofitting HVAC systems to accommodate existing buildings is considerably... » more

Your questions answered: Vertical Turbine Sump Design

Jimmy Scroggins, technical training expert at Grundfos Pumps Corp. in Lubbock, Texas, tackled unanswered questions from the Oct. 21, 2015, webcast on vertical turbine sump design. » more

BAS education: An Introduction to Designing Building Automation Dashboards, User Interfaces, and Public Kiosks

This education session will discuss the various options, end user requirements, and visualization capabilities of today’s BMS front end interfaces.

Webcast: Improving the design process for selective coordination applications

Selective coordination can be challenging to achieve in electrical distribution systems, and the resulting solution may be oversized and expensive. It is not unusual for engineers to spend countless hours researching various...

BAS education: Specifying Building Automation Systems

Specifying building automation systems, controls, and infrastructure requires detailed knowledge of the requirements of the system coupled with a good understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the contractors, suppliers,...

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This specialty newsletter focuses on data centers and mission critical facilities, including electrical/power, HVAC, fire suppression, and other engineering topics.

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Clinical best practices, collaboration inform better...

Collaboration on clinical best practices improves emergency... » more

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Video: High Performance Lighting: Lamp Source and...

New lighting technologies and lamp sources are... » more

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