Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, January 5-11: 2015 business trends, dirty LED secrets, designing higher education facilities, more
Consulting-Specifying Engineer Top 5 most read articles online, for Jan. 5-11, covered top business trends in 2015, dirty LED secrets, designing higher education facilities, commissioning lighting systems, and the 2014 NEC. Link to each article below.
Engineering firms should watch these business and technology trends as we move into 2015.
Specify LED fixtures and create an unhappy client. Here’s what your mother never told you about LED lighting.
The world is getting more high-tech, and the colleges and universities preparing students to work in an increasingly advanced environment must keep pace. Engineers with expertise on college and university buildings share advice on how to complete such complex projects, with honors.
The complexity of lighting design has made commissioning of lighting controls an essential part of projects. Commissioning for the most part is voluntary; however, if an owner is contemplating U.S. Green Building Council LEED certification or if ASHRAE 90.1-2010 compliance is required, commissioning is mandatory.
It’s time for electrical and power engineers to start reviewing the 2014 edition of the NEC to be prepared for when jurisdictions adopt it as local code.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on csemag.com, January 5-11, for articles published within the last two months.
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