With mitigating factors like aging structures, complex codes and standards, and emerging technologies, K-12 school projects can pose quite a test. Here, top consulting engineers share important lessons on what techniques and...
Webcast: Using Pre-Construction Services to Maximize the Advantages of a Collaborative Design Process
Collaborative design is an emerging construction delivery process that applies multidisciplinary communication and collaboration to building projects from conception to completion. Learn about it in this webcast.
Engineering mixed-use buildings is a fine art—specifiers must combine multiple engineered systems for several business and residence types into one structure. This overview offers a look at the challenges of these buildings.
Engineering mixed-use buildings is a fine art—specifiers must combine multiple engineered systems for several business and residence types into one structure. Many building owners demand sustainable, energy-efficiency buildings.
Most visited articles at www.csemag.com during August 2011 included getting to know the new lighting code, using geothermal systems to obtain net zero, chiller plants in humid zones, engineering smart hospitals, and MEP project...
Ms. Armaghani, LEED AP, Assistant Director and Major Project Manager at the University of Florida discuss LEED then, now and beyond, UF LEED buildings Performance report, Existing buildings, and Commissioning.
Laboratory facilities have specific environmental integrity and safety requirements. Four experienced engineers share their thoughts on how well-designed systems impact the success of such structures.