Fire, Life Safety - Plumbing, Piping

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, March 5-11

Lean principles of design-build, answered questions about critical power, overlooked ASHRAE 90.1... » more

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ESP-Systemwize enables designers to choose all system components within a single integrated tool.... » more

Press fitting system

The Viega MegaPress XL press fitting system is designed is suitable for use with Schedule 10 to...

2018 HVAC, plumbing system updates

Education and collaboration will facilitate smarter building design for HVAC and plumbing systems.... » more

Sizing domestic water pipes

When sizing pipes in nonresidential buildings, engineers should pay close attention to local code,... » more

Proposed changes to NFPA 20-2019

The potential changes to the 2019 edition of NFPA 20 could have a great impact on fire protection... » more

Designing gravity feed fire protection systems

Gravity-fed standpipe and sprinkler systems are viable alternatives to traditional pumped,... » more

NFPA 20: Changes to the fire pump standard

Regardless of whether the 2016 edition of NFPA 20 will be applicable to the next nonresidential... » more

Eight steps to determine plumbing system requirements

In nonresidential buildings, engineers should pay close attention to local codes, the Uniform... » more

Integrating plumbing into the overall design

Having a qualified, knowledgeable plumbing engineer involved in early planning will help select the... » more

How to perform a pipe stress analysis

Understanding the various types of pipe stresses, the process, and best practices are necessary to... » more

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Dewberry: High Point Regional Health Facilities building expansion

Electrical, power; energy, sustainability; fire, life safety; HVAC, mechanical; lighting; plumbing,... » more

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