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Navigating the road to positive-energy buildings
Navigating the road to positive-energy buildings

Implementing key enablers, high-performance manufacturing or industrial buildings can become extremely efficient.Read More

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Ensuring power quality in mission critical facilities
Ensuring power quality in mission critical facilities

Many industrial, commercial, and service businesses are sensitive to power quality problems because they affect a company’s ability to compete in a global economy.Read More

Commissioning commercial buildings
Commissioning commercial buildings

Ideally, all nonresidential buildings would be commissioned, and the team would start at the onset of the project. Because that’s not always the case, commissioning authorities and experts offer... Read More

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When it comes to spec’ing today’s commercial buildings, it’s all about flexibility. That’s what makes specifying P&S PlugTail® wiring devices so smart. These future-ready devices allow building owners to re-configure and upgrade spaces quickly and affordably. Request a PlugTail Spec Kit.
Complying with NFPA 110 in mission critical facilities
Complying with NFPA 110 in mission critical facilities

Design engineers must consider the implications of combining emergency, legally required, and optional standby systems to ensure code compliance, maintainability, and economics.Read More

Minimizing arc flash hazards
Minimizing arc flash hazards

Rely on codes and standards to develop a robust arc flash mitigation plan. Read More

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2015 Product of the Year winners
Winners of the 11th annual Consulting-Specifying Engineer Product of the Year awards included mobile applications that allow engineers to perform tasks wirelessly, a magnetic bearing water-cooled chiller, and an all-in-one variable frequency drive that combines induction and permanent magnet motors. Read about the winners.
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WEBCAST: Critical power: Selective coordination in health care buildings
Health care facilities, especially hospitals, have more stringent selective coordination requirements than conventional building electrical systems, according to some electrical engineers. The unique constraints of health care facility electrical distribution systems require engineers to be diligent when designing these systems.

Thursday, September 24, 2015, at 11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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Radar demonstration kits
Radar demonstration kits

PEM11000-KIT and PEM11002-KIT are demonstration kits can be used to study and learn about the... Read More

Pendent sprinklers for warehouse and storage applications
Pendent sprinklers for warehouse and storage applications

Model ESFR-25 is an early suppression fast response (ESFR) pendent sprinkler with a K-factor of... Read More

Wall mount gas-fired boilers
Wall mount gas-fired boilers

FreeStyle 155 k Btuh (FS-155) input is a wall mount gas-fired condensing boiler and is available in... Read More

Valves with wedge gate design
Valves with wedge gate design

Swivldisc Gate Valves features wedge gate design that employs a flexible disc and are designed for... Read More

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