Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, July 21-27: Smoke control systems, female engineers, NFPA 99-2012, more
Articles about smoke control system testing, top five things female engineers should know, NFPA 99-2012 changes, power for fire pumps, and lowering energy use in buildings were Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s five most clicked articles from last week, July 21-27. Were you out last week? Miss something. You can catch up here.
Special inspectors must know how to test and commission fire systems, sprinklers, dampers, and alarms. A discussion of relevant codes and standards is included.
Female engineers, take this career advice to heart.
NFPA 99: Health Care Facilities Code was completely overhauled and rewritten from the 2005 edition to the 2012 edition and was changed from a “standard” to a ”code.”
Power is a key element in ensuring a fire pump works in an emergency situation.
Net-zero energy buildings can be achieved with smart building design. Here are tips on how to design a high-performance building.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on csemag.com, July 21-27, for articles published within the last two months.
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