Wednesday, August 21, 2013
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NEC Chapter 2: Wiring and protection
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NFPA 70: National Electrical Code Chapter 2 (Article 200) covers the use and identification of grounded conductors, providing requirements for identification of terminals, wiring systems, and grounded conductors. This is a quick overview of the code.Read More

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ASHRAE 62.1: A review of key requirements and concepts
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ASHRAE Standard 62.1: Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality is the most commonly referenced standard to quantify acceptable conditions and appropriate HVAC system design.Read More

Clarifying NEC Articles 725 and 800
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Electrical engineers should understand the differences between NEC Article 725 and Article 800, and how to apply them in low-voltage telecom projects.Read More

Electrical and Power Study
Explore the 2013 study conducted by CSE to look at electrical products and power systems and how they are specified by engineers. Sponsored by Eaton. Click here.
Special report: Fan efficiency guidelines
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New and proposed fan-efficiency provisions in commercial energy codes and standards are fostering cost-effective energy savings in HVAC systems.Read More

IAQ in health care settings
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Engineers should use evidence-based design when engineering air systems in hospitals and health care facilities to ensure top-notch indoor air quality (IAQ). Read More

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2013 MEP Giants
Read about the top 100 mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection engineering firms.
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Fire and Life Safety: Notification and emergency communication systems
Every facility has inherent and unique risks, which introduce emergency communication design challenges. Understanding emergency communication system design, installation, and maintenance criteria requires engineers to be familiar with the applicable codes and standards, primarily NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code. Whether designing to provide emergency communication for fire or mass notification emergencies, NFPA 72 can be used as a tool to enhance the design, installation, and reliability of fire alarm systems used for emergency communications.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at 11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET 1 AIA CES accredited LU available for attendees

Speaker: Ray Grill, PE, FSFPE, LEED AP, Arup, Washington, D.C
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Vertical units offer thermal, cooling efficiencies
Vertical units offer thermal,  cooling efficiencies

Allied Air Enterprises' V-Series of vertical units offer thermal efficiencies of up to 95% and... Read More

Dimmable LED ceiling light fixtures
Dimmable LED ceiling light fixtures

The dimmable LED ceiling light fixtures featuring high lumen output, low energy consumption, and... Read More

Active chilled beams
Active chilled beams

Active chilled beams provide high efficiency cooling/heating and are specifically designed for the... Read More

Online boiler selection system
Online boiler selection system

Website with integrated CAD solution that simplifies online boiler selection by making it easy to... Read More

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