Courtesy: CDM Smith
Fire, Life Safety May 6, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed articles, April 2021

Read the best articles in April 2021 including: NFPA 101, electrical system software, NFPA 72-2022, effective COVID-19 mitigation, NFPA 72-2022 and more.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: University of Minnesota
HVAC May 5, 2021

Integrated building controls for universities

The U services group is using integrated building energy management to bring University of Minnesota buildings online for efficiency and safety.

By University of Minnesota
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Building Types May 4, 2021

The obstacles and opportunities of mass timber construction in the United States

The opportunity to reduce carbon emissions within the building sector is great news for design professionals who specialize in mass timber construction, but it comes with challenges.

By Lauren Wingo
Courtesy: Dewberry
Lighting May 7, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: April 30 to May 6, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. Wireless lighting controls, designing data centers, electrical system software, HVAC changes and CFD in three dimensions.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Electrical, Power April 28, 2021

How to design data center electrical and power systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips for electrical, power and lighting systems in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Business of Engineering April 16, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 16, 2021

By Morrissey Goodale
Courtesy: Johnston, LLC
Motors, Drives February 1, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed articles, January 2021

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Codes and Standards April 29, 2021

How to design data centers: Codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Fire, Life Safety April 28, 2021

How to design data center fire, life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Southland
Business of Engineering May 7, 2021

How engineers are imagining tomorrow

By Southland Industries
Courtesy: Dewberry
Lighting April 30, 2021

How to switch to wireless lighting controls

By Michael McTavish
In this rendering of the Phoenix-based Valleywise Health Medical Center replacement hospital, the bed tower is positioned with patient rooms facing east and west, requiring special consideration for solar heat gain, daylighting and glare. Courtesy: EYP Architecture & Engineering and Cunningham Group
HVAC May 3, 2021

How solar heat gain affects building design

By Brandon Andow, Ph.D., AIA, NCARB, EYP Architecture & Engineering, Denver
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Cybersecurity April 15, 2021

How to approach IoT cybersecurity for smart buildings

By Erin Anderson