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Lowering energy use, elevating building performance
Lowering energy use, elevating building performance

Net-zero energy buildings can be achieved with smart building design. Here are tips on how to design a high-performance building. Read More

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The challenge: Tall and super-tall buildings
The challenge: Tall and super-tall buildings

High-rise buildings aren’t just big—for engineers, they present big challenges. Multi-story structures can contain a broad range of uses, different-sized units, and a host of complex systems to... Read More

Efficient building water use
Efficient building water use

The escalating cost of providing potable water in the United States is creating new urgency for owners of commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings to respond with greater engineered water... Read More

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10 ways to improve strategic planning
10 ways to improve strategic planning

These 10 tips will give business leaders strategic planning tools to set the direction for their firm’s success.Read More

Gas-fueled CHP delivers heat, CO2 for greenhouses
Gas-fueled CHP delivers heat, CO2 for greenhouses

Combined heat and power systems can be efficient and effective in greenhouses.Read More

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Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, April 24-30: Standby generator systems, MEP design, NFPA 101, HVAC for hospitals, BIM for project coordination
Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, April 24-30: Standby generator systems, MEP design, NFPA 101, HVAC for hospitals, BIM for project coordination

Articles about standby generator systems, MEP design for MRI suites, NFPA 101 in mission critical... Read More

Press connections for hot water heater installations
Press connections for hot water heater installations

The LFLM490-10 Series consists of thermostatic tempering valves for hot water heater installations.Read More

IoT starter kits
IoT starter kits

The IoT Quick Start family includes the impAccelerator Solution Kits, impExplorer Kits, and... Read More

UVGI light system
UVGI light system

The Mini UV CE is an ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) light system with an advanced power... Read More

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