Occupancy sensors have been around for decades and, when used correctly, can be a highly efficient means for saving energy, reducing light trespass, increasing security and lamp life, and decreasing fixture maintenance.
The acoustical environment in a building—good or bad—is the result of design. For optimal occupant comfort and facility functionality, attention to noise and vibration issues should be included early and throughout the building...
Environmental awareness, low maintenance costs, technological innovations, rapid industrialization, and expanding manufacturing sector drives oil-free air compressor market growth.
Oil-free air compressors have gained significance owing to governments’ growing consciousness about environmental security, which has resulted in regulating and improving air quality. This aspect also has fueled the growth of the...
The design of high-performance medical and educational projects are challenging and need to meet specific standards, codes, and trends. Specific codes and standards are critical to follow when designing a building.
Jim Swetye, senior technical trainer at Grundfos Pumps Corp. in Ohio tackled unanswered questions from the June 14, 2016, webcast on minimum flow considerations when using variable frequency drives (VFDs).
Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, June 13-19: Smoke control, Product of the Year, 40 Under 40, more
Articles about Smoke control, 2016 Product of the Year finalists, 40 Under 40, medium-voltage electrical systems, and applying 90.1 in lighting design are Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last...
Expanded PEX offerings for commercial and municipal applications include PEX Press test plugs, PEX Press 45-degree elbows, PEX Press 90-degree flare elbows, PEX Press reducing tees, and PEX pipe supports.
Eclipse rooftop replacement solution features a heat pump with adjustable defrost and three heat capacities, two cabinet heights and footprint sizes, as well as a choice of cooling or electric heat configurations.