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Fire, Life Safety May 29, 2020

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: May 22-28, 2020

Read the best articles from the past week. NFPA 13-2019 revisions, 40 Under 40 winners, fire and life safety systems, public health laboratory safety and COVID-19 impacts.

By Chris Vavra
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Automation, Controls May 29, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Building automation and controls

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Engineers working find these facilities can be as complex and advanced as any other building. What’s more, factors like increased interest in online shopping and demand to have desired products yesterday are boosting demand for these projects.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Henderson Engineers
Building Types April 21, 2020

Infection control technologies for building design

Building design and operations need to consider infection control technologies in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic

By Dustin Schafer
Top row: Leonard Belliveau Jr., Jason R. Gerke, George D. Halkias. Bottow row: Joshua Meinig, Doug Sandridge. Courtesy: Jensen Hughes, GRAEF, Stantec, CDM Smith, RTM Engineering
Electrical, Power May 26, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Electrical and power

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Electrical, power and lighting systems add another layer of complexity

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Burns & McDonnell
Fire, Life Safety May 27, 2020

Using a hybrid design approach to stairwell pressurization

By Zach Ataiyan, PE
Top row: Leonard Belliveau Jr., Jason R. Gerke, George D. Halkias. Bottow row: Joshua Meinig, Doug Sandridge. Courtesy: Jensen Hughes, GRAEF, Stantec, CDM Smith, RTM Engineering
Sustainability May 29, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Sustainability and energy efficiency

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Dewberry
Fire, Life Safety May 20, 2020

Three tips for legacy hospital smoke control systems

By J. Alex Harwell, CHC
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Business of Engineering May 29, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 29, 2020

By Morrissey Goodale
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HVAC May 6, 2020

COVID-19 and the impacts to the workplace

By Andrew B. Horning, LEED AP BD+C, and Scott M. Davis, PE, LEED AP BD+C
Courtesy: Amara Rozgus, CFE Media and Technology
HVAC May 19, 2020

Technology Applied: Chilled Beams in Hospitals

By Affiliated Engineers
Luke Karels, PE, 36
Events and Awards May 14, 2020

2020 40 Under 40: Luke Karels, PE, 36

By Chris Vavra and Amara Rozgus