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Designing laboratory ventilation systems
Designing laboratory ventilation systems

Proper ventilation in labs is required to promote and maintain safety and protection to life and property.Read More

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Smoke control systems
Smoke control systems

A smoke control system should be chosen by a fire protection engineer with enough knowledge to tailor the system to the characteristics of the building and its occupants.Read More

Data center design: Fire and life safety
Data center design: Fire and life safety

In the information age, data centers are one of the most critical components of a facility. If the data center isn’t reliable, business can’t be done. Fire and life safety issues are tackled here.Read More

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What's new in ASHRAE 90.1-2013
What's new in ASHRAE 90.1-2013

Nearly 150 addenda were proposed for ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013.Read More

Smart college, university building design
Smart college, university building design

College and university campus buildings have a lot going on—classes, research, dining, and sleeping. Added to the challenge: life safety, air quality needs of research facilities, sustainability... Read More

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Aspirating smoke detector
Aspirating smoke detector

Honeywell's Xtralis VESDA-E VEP smoke detector offers improved detection performance and touch... Read More

Fire protection detection tubing
Fire protection detection tubing

Firetrace International has just been granted the LPCB (Loss Prevention Certification Board)... Read More

Notification devices for fire safety
Notification devices for fire safety

System Sensor's L-Series AV notification devices reduce power consumption by up to 35%.Read More

2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year's best products
2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year's best products

Who will win gold in 2017? Consulting-Specifying Engineer announces the finalists for this year's... Read More

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