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Adopting NFPA 99
Adopting NFPA 99

NFPA 99-2015 establishes criteria for levels of health care services or systems based on risk to patients, staff, or visitors in health care facilities to minimize the hazards of fire, explosion, and electricity. Here’s what’s in the current code and what engineers need to know once their authorities having...Read More

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Fire detection, protection in critical facilities
Fire detection, protection in critical facilities

Critical facilities, such as health care buildings and hospitals, require fire alarm and detection specifications at a higher level than in other buildings.Read More

IPD: What’s in it for the engineer?
IPD: What’s in it for the engineer?

Integrated project delivery (IPD) requires a team approach and buy-in from all players, including the architect, engineer, and contractor.Read More

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Bilco’s full line of hidden automatic smoke and fire curtains activate in case of fire to create a physical barrier to smoke and heat movement, allowing for safe building evacuation while helping fire-fighting efforts. Learn more.
Creating efficient, effective labs
Creating efficient, effective labs

Laboratory and research facility operators must produce precise, reliable results every time in order to stay in business—and they insist upon that same precision from the engineers working on their... Read More

Go big or go home
Go big or go home

There are myriad opportunities to change the face of engineering.Read More

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Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 Fire and Life Safety Study identified eight important high-level findings impacting the fire and life safety industry today.
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2015 Product of the Year Finalists

Another year of innovation and technological advancement has led to the eleventh annual Product of the Year awards.

In 2015, companies submitted their new and improved products to be judged for this distinguished honor.

Vote for the 96 finalists in each of the 13 categories.

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June 26, 2015
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Intelligent audible base
Intelligent audible base

The Model ABHW-4S audible base is designed for use in sleeping areas of a building. Read More

Pump-less volute kits
Pump-less volute kits

The kits are suitable for both hydronic fluid and potable water applications. Read More

Portable fan
Portable fan

Designed with versatility in mind, the frame fits through standard interior doorways and plugs into... Read More

Mining vacuum circuit breaker
Mining vacuum circuit breaker

The mining vacuum circuit breaker provides safety and equipment protection in mining and metal... Read More

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