ASPE and ARCSA have reached an agreement for a standard on rainwater catchment systems. » more
ASSE's revised RP/DC Backflow Standards have been recognized by ANSI and were worked on in... » more
Siemens has awarded the Providence St. Peter and Jackson South Community hosptals as their Smartest... » more
Worcester Polytechnic Institute's Brian Meacham discusses fire code changes, and what pushes these...
AHRI's certification program is for variable refrigerant flow (VRF) multi-split air conditioners... » more
Selective coordination for circuit protection is a relatively basic electrical engineering... » more
The ability to measure and benchmark building performance is an integral component of Smart Grid... » more
One of the main issues currently affecting the power generation industry is the applicability of... » more
The AHR Expo, scheduled for Jan. 23 to 25, 2012, at McCormick Place in Chicago, will feature more... » more
The International Society of Automation has announced the creation of ISA111, Unified Automation... » more
I have been thinking about going back to school, and what it means to be a student again.
I have been thinking about going back to school, and what it means to be a student again. » more
Challenge yourself to spend a day with those who use your designs. » more
Cost and time are an issue for commercial building design engineers. Worcester Polytechnic...
Know the requirements for the design of an emergency or standby power systems. » more
Colleges and universities remain a hot market for engineers, whether it’s a new facility or an... » more
Consulting-Specifying Engineer Readers have cast their votes for the 2011 Product of the Year; read... » more
Classroom mechanical systems should be designed with lower noise levels to optimize student reading... » more
The U.S. Green Building Council's updates will reflect thousands of comments received during the... » more
Educate yourself on energy-saving approaches to improve air movement. » more
Among the changes for the NESC's 2012 edition include standards to help design, install, operate,... » more
Phoenix Children's Hospital's emergency power supply system must meet emergency standby... » more
Different data center industry groups are proposing new standards and guidelines that address the... » more
Egress is a fascinating topic from a fire protection standpoint, says Worcester Polytechnic...
Worcester Polytechnic Institute's Brian Meacham talks about high-rise egress using elevators. He...