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Displacement ventilation best practices
Displacement ventilation best practices

Displacement ventilation (DV) is a low-velocity, non-turbulent cooling system for commercial buildings that is not always fully understood. Learn when and where these DV systems can be best used.Read More

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Integration: HVAC fans and smoke control
Integration: HVAC fans and smoke control

Fire, life safety, and HVAC systems must be integrated by the engineer to achieve reliability in smoke control systems. This includes mechanical equipment, physical barriers, or a combination of both.Read More

Your questions answered: Retrofitting HVAC systems in existing buildings
Your questions answered: Retrofitting HVAC systems in existing buildings

While the mechanical engineering team has much more control over how HVAC systems are designed and how they fit into the facility for new construction, retrofitting HVAC systems to accommodate... Read More

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Designing, enhancing office buildings
Designing, enhancing office buildings

Office buildings might seem like relatively simple structures, but engineers with experience in the field know differently. Words of advice from several professionals show how to make such... Read More

Expand responsibilities with business development
Expand responsibilities with business development

By standing out, engineers can make an impact at their firm.Read More

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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 October issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on fire and life safety in schools and emergency and standby power in hospitals.
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Navien Adds NPE-150S to Water Heater Series
Navien introduces the new size NPE-150S condensing tankless water heater. Heating capacity: 18,000-120,000 BTU/H; production: 5.3 GPM @ 45 degree temperature rise, ideal for smaller applications. All the same features as other NPE-S sizes. Learn more.
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Plumbing webcast: Pathogen Control by Design
Learn why Legionnaire's disease is a growing risk and concern to the plumbing industry and the impact the new Legionella Standard ASHRAE 188 will have on risk and risk reduction. Review inside information from an expert with first hand experience in Legionnaires' disease outbreak investigations. Some key points include:
  • Case studies of Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks
  • Legionella guidelines and standards including ASHRAE 188
  • Pathogens identification
  • Design factors that impact pathogen control


  • Tuesday, November 10, 2015
    11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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    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

    Wall mount gas-fired boilers
    Wall mount gas-fired boilers

    FreeStyle 155 k Btuh (FS-155) input is a wall mount gas-fired condensing boiler and is available in... Read More

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