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Conserving, tracking commercial buildings’ water use
Conserving, tracking commercial buildings’ water use

The immediate interest in a building’s energy efficiency typically focuses on heating and cooling systems, and with conserving nonrenewable resources like power and gas. Throughout the world, however, there is increased pressure to track and conserve water in nonresidential buildings.Read More

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Saving energy on heating, cooling loads
Saving energy on heating, cooling loads

Part 2 of this 3-part series provides details on how to specify energy-efficient heating and cooling systems. Read More

Your questions answered: Evaluating variable speed packaged pumping systems
Your questions answered: Evaluating variable speed packaged pumping systems

Consulting engineers learned to evaluate and specify variable speed package pumping systems for various nonresidential building applications. Additional information is provided in this Q&A with the... Read More

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Case study: Zero-net energy transit center
Case study: Zero-net energy transit center

The John W. Olver Transit Center zero-net energy (ZNE) project is a high-performance building designed with reduced energy loads, passive design strategies, maximized efficiency of mechanical and... Read More

Engineering on an international scale
Engineering on an international scale

Working on projects clear across the globe may introduce more obstacles to overcome than mere distance and language barriers—each locale comes with its own codes, climate conditions, and unique... Read More

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An Industry First: Uponor PEX Pipe and ProPEX Fittings up to 3"
A first in the industry, Uponor’s 2½" and 3" PEX pipe and ProPEX® fittings are revolutionizing the way commercial plumbing and hydronic piping systems are being specified, designed and installed. Learn more.
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WEBCAST: The Benefits and Design Strategies of Custom Packaged Pump Systems and Mechanical Rooms
Learn about the benefits of and design strategies associated with custom pump skids and packaged mechanical rooms. Basic pump packaged systems include pumps, variable frequency drives, mechanical accessories, and pipework on a common structural basis, complete with controls and testing. More integrated systems can expand to include other HVAC service devices such as heat exchangers, tanks, and other accessories.

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High-frequency modular battery chargers
High-frequency modular battery chargers

NexSys+ high-frequency modular battery chargers are suited for automated guided vehicle... Read More

Anti-bacterial line of plugs and connectors
Anti-bacterial line of plugs and connectors

SteriGuard plugs and connectors feature anti-bacterial line of plugs, connectors, and cord sets. Read More

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

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Attend this Career Smart quick-cast on how to thrive in the “nontraditional” engineering work world. Spend 30 minutes learning about the rapidly changing picture of how engineering work is and will be done. Register for this Aug. 21 webcast.