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How to choose a modular data center
How to choose a modular data center

Modular data centers can be cost-effective, scalable options. There are several variables to consider, however, when comparing them to brick-and-mortar facilities.Read More

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Understanding NFPA 101 for mission critical facilities
Understanding NFPA 101 for mission critical facilities

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code 2015 is a reference used for strategies to protect people based on building construction, protection, and occupancy features that minimize the effects of fire and other... Read More

Integrating commissioning, testing for fire alarm systems
Integrating commissioning, testing for fire alarm systems

System coordination includes commissioning and integrated testing of fire alarm systems using NFPA 3 and NFPA 4 as guidance. Read More

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Know efficiency standards for HVAC system design
Know efficiency standards for HVAC system design

Education and diligent analysis will help engineers navigate new U.S. Department of Energy pump-efficiency rules. Read More

Integrated design solutions to improve energy efficiency
Integrated design solutions to improve energy efficiency

To resolve the issue of improving efficiency while making projects more cost-effective, disciplines must work together toward integrated design solutions.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 January/February issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on designing for energy efficiency and fire alarm systems.
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Critical power: Emergency power

Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing emergency power systems. Safety, maintainability, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in determining the topology of an emergency system for a critical facility. Specific requirements for emergency power vary based on building occupancy type, facility use, and critical function.

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Symbol library specification document
Symbol library specification document

QA Graphics' BAS Symbol Library v5 specification provides the user with clear, concise provisions... Read More

Addressable control panel for fire suppression systems
Addressable control panel for fire suppression systems

Johnson Controls' AUTOPULSE Z-20 addressable control panel features templates designed to simplify... Read More

Bypass controller for HVAC applications
Bypass controller for HVAC applications

Mitsubishi Electric's PowerGate H Series HVAC controllers feature both manual and automatic bypass... Read More

Lift drive designed for elevators
Lift drive designed for elevators

Developed specifically for elevators to provide reliable and excellent ride comfort, the LD-302 VLT... Read More

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