Industry roundup

Contracts awarded, and other industry news.

06/10/2009


 

Baltimore-based Danfoss moved its North American

headquarters to Baltimore

Crossroads@95 , a new 1,000-acre, 46,200-sq ft facility. The building meets U.S Green

Building Council's LEED

for Commercial Interiors certification. Additionally, Jorgen M. Clausen ,

Danfoss chairman of the board and former CEO, received the Cleantech Pioneer

Award at the Cleantech Forum XXII in Copenhagen,

Denmark.

Clausen received the award for leading the strategy to minimize the consumption

of raw materials and energy in the manufacturing process.

Danbury, Conn.-based Belimo

Americas will move into a new energy efficient building in Sparks, Nev.,

which will provide a real-life showcase for the company's own energy-saving

products. The new facility will be responsible for final assembly and

distribution of valves and actuators.

Washington, D.C.-based USGBC and its president, CEO, and

founding chairman, Rick Fedrizzi , were recognized with the National Building

Museum's 2009 Honor

Award . The award acknowledges leadership on environmental issues and the

significant accomplishments made in improving sustainability within the built

environment.

Mississauga, Ontario-based EllisDon Construction launched a

set of consulting services for the construction industry designed for

consultants in sustainable buildings, risk management, ICT, and HR.

Los Angeles-based American Council of Engineering Companies of California

will honor Rick Richmond , CEO of the Alameda Corridor-East Construction

Authority , with the 2009 "Engineering Achievement Award" . The award recognizes

leaders who achieve significant progress on the largest infrastructure projects

in the region while facing daunting fiscal and engineering challenges.

Bradenton, Fla.-based GE

Security Inc . announced its EST3-Sixty Mass Notification/Emergency

Communications (MNEC) solution is the world's first MNEC system to achieve the

UL new mass notification standard.






Consulting-Specifying Engineer's Product of the Year (POY) contest is the premier award for new products in the HVAC, fire, electrical, and...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing the most talented young individuals...
The MEP Giants program lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
2017 MEP Giants; Mergers and acquisitions report; ASHRAE 62.1; LEED v4 updates and tips; Understanding overcurrent protection
Integrating electrical and HVAC for energy efficiency; Mixed-use buildings; ASHRAE 90.4; Wireless fire alarms assessment and challenges
Integrated building networks, NFPA 99, recover waste heat, chilled water systems, Internet of Things, BAS controls
Transformers; Electrical system design; Selecting and sizing transformers; Grounded and ungrounded system design, Paralleling generator systems
Commissioning electrical systems; Designing emergency and standby generator systems; VFDs in high-performance buildings
Tying a microgrid to the smart grid; Paralleling generator systems; Previewing NEC 2017 changes
As brand protection manager for Eaton’s Electrical Sector, Tom Grace oversees counterfeit awareness...
Amara Rozgus is chief editor and content manager of Consulting-Specifier Engineer magazine.
IEEE power industry experts bring their combined experience in the electrical power industry...
Michael Heinsdorf, P.E., LEED AP, CDT is an Engineering Specification Writer at ARCOM MasterSpec.
Automation Engineer; Wood Group
System Integrator; Cross Integrated Systems Group
Fire & Life Safety Engineer; Technip USA Inc.
This course focuses on climate analysis, appropriateness of cooling system selection, and combining cooling systems.
This course will help identify and reveal electrical hazards and identify the solutions to implementing and maintaining a safe work environment.
This course explains how maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.
click me