Tuesday, March 22, 2016
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Seven trends in fire, life safety
Seven trends in fire, life safety

Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2016 Fire and Life Safety Study identified seven high-level findings.Read More

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Emergency egress and illumination systems
Emergency egress and illumination systems

Understanding the basic characteristics of emergency egress and illumination systems provides engineers with the knowledge to optimize lifecycle and emergency evacuation performance.Read More

Class A office building system design
Class A office building system design

Class A office buildings are among the toughest projects an engineer can work on—complex structures, demanding clients, and advanced technology. Read More

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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

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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MEP Giants
Is your firm one of the 2016 MEP Giants? The MEP Giants program lists the top 100 mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
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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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Consulting-Specifying Engineer Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The March issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on fire pump power system design and the future of engineering.
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