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Motors, drives, and HVAC efficiency
Motors, drives, and HVAC efficiency

Engineers must understand how the components in the HVAC systems they design use power and how they can be optimized without compromising traditional design values. Motors and drives are shown in relation to the design of HVAC systems.Read More

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Designs for pumping technologies
Designs for pumping technologies

By making correct pump and piping selections, systems can operate at or near peak efficiency, avoid cavitation, and maintain a long service life. With each system type a multitude of options are... Read More

Updates to ASHRAE 90.1
Updates to ASHRAE 90.1

An update of ASHRAE Standard 90.1 looks at building envelope, HVAC, plumbing, lighting, and elevators and escalators. The bulk of the article will focus on the 2013 edition, with a look at 2016... Read More

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BAS, controls are at a crossroads
BAS, controls are at a crossroads

An integrated engineering team should collaborate on all software programming and optimization during design and construction.Read More

Three critical engineering aspects of the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in Fort Hood
Three critical engineering aspects of the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in Fort Hood

Consulting-Specifying Engineer has been tracking Southland Industries’ progress in performing design-build mechanical and plumbing services for the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center located in Fort... Read More

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The 40 Under 40 program honors the 40 most talented young professionals supporting the building engineering community and recognizes their accomplishments.

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Don’t Rely on Instrument Specifications Alone – Here’s why
Specifications can be misleading. Learn how to read between the lines for reliability and performance in HVAC instruments. Rotronic experts share definitions of accuracy, uncertainty and error as applied to specifications and performance. Learn more.
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Vertical Turbine NPSH
Net positive suction head (NPSH) is a key factor for plumbing engineers when specifying vertical turbine pumps. Learn the challenges of and solutions to NPSH issues. Net positive suction head (NPSH) is one of the least understood factors that impact a vertical turbine pump's performance and lifecycle. This presentation will provide:

  • An overview of the factors that impact and how to calculate NPSH availability (NPSHa) and NPSH required (NPSHr)

  • Definition of the roles that suction lift and suction head play in NPSH

  • Recommendations on how to ease NPSH issues


  • Tuesday, February 11, 2016, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

    Attendees qualify for a Certificate of Completion

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    Analog sensor control box with built-in data logging
    Analog sensor control box with built-in data logging

    SmartBOX1 is a general purpose, PLC-based, dual analog input sensor instrumentation control box... Read More

    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

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