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Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: August 17-23, 2020

Read the best articles from the past week. MEP Giants revenue, pandemic control, ASHRAE 90.4,  switchgear and transformers and Product of the Year finalists.

By Chris Vavra August 24, 2020
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Consulting-Specifying Engineer‘s top 5 articles online for August 17-23 covered MEP Giants revenue, pandemic control, ASHRAE 90.4,  switchgear and transformers and Product of the Year finalists. Were you out last week? Catch up with a link to each article below.

1. MEP Giants revenue increased 5% over last yearThe 2020 MEP Giants gross revenue increased nearly $8 billion, while MEP/FP revenue increased $434 million compared to last year.

2. Pandemic control in high-performance buildingsHigh-performance building design in health care facilities may teach engineers how to design other building types.

3. What ASHRAE 90.4 does for data center energy efficiencyThe design and operation of data centers continues to evolve, with ASHRAE Standard 90.4 as guidance.

4. Back to basics: Switchgear, transformers and UPSsSwitchgear, transformers and uninterruptible power supplies are among the largest, costliest and most critical devices in a facility.

5. 2020 Product of the Year Finalists Vote now for the best products! Who will win gold in 2020? Consulting-Specifying Engineer announces the finalists for the 16th annual Product of the Year competition, and readers will have the final word. Cast your votes online at www.csemag.com/NP4E.


Chris Vavra
Author Bio: Chris Vavra is an associate editor for CFE Media.