Wednesday, April 20, 2016
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LED codes and standards
LED codes and standards

Clients are asking lighting designers to help them save on energy costs, and replacing fluorescent, HID, or other lights with LEDs is in high demand. This article looks at the codes and guidelines that define LED use.Read More

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2016 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year's best products
2016 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year's best products

Who will win gold in 2016? Consulting-Specifying Engineer announces the finalists for the 12th annual Product of the Year competition, and readers will have the final word. Cast your votes online... Read More

Following selective coordination best practices
Following selective coordination best practices

Design engineers must coordinate electrical systems so that the protective device closest to the fault opens first, and quickly enough, to prevent the upstream devices from tripping.Read More

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Five tips for hiring the right talent
Five tips for hiring the right talent

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Commissioning and the technology evolution
Commissioning and the technology evolution

With smarter application and availability of technology to achieve and drive longer-term performance results, commissioning providers (CxPs) are finding themselves at the forefront to learn, coach,... Read More

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Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The April issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on Product of the Year and energy savings in electrical distribution systems.
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2016 Fire and Life Safety Study: Seven key findings
Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2016 Fire and Life Safety Study identified seven high-level findings impacting the fire and life safety industry:

  • Building structures

  • Systems specified

  • Systems value

  • Challenges

  • Disciplines

  • Design factors

  • Experience


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    The Selective Coordination Designer v1.0 for consultants and application engineers helps simplify... Read More

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