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Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: July 6-12, 2020

Read the best articles from the past week. Air ventilation and HVAC, Product of the Year finalists, NFPA 99 in healthcare, wireless lighting control standards and COVID-19's effect on engineering practices.

By Chris Vavra July 13, 2020
Airadigm Solutions completed the test and balance of the Fort Bliss Replacement Hospital in El Paso, Texas, a 1.1-million-square-foot health care campus in May 2020. The project consists of a seven-story replacement hospital and five supporting buildings, including an inpatient clinic, outpatient clinic, administrative building, clinical investigation building and central utility plant. Courtesy: Airadigm

Consulting-Specifying Engineer‘s top 5 articles online for July 6-12 covered air ventilation and HVAC, Product of the Year finalists, NFPA 99 in healthcare, wireless lighting control standards and COVID-19’s effect on engineering practices. Were you out last week? Catch up with a link to each article below.

1. Air ventilation and HVAC with Brian SharkeyBrian Sharkey with Airadigm Solutions offers test-and-balance professionals tips on air balancing and other HVAC issues in nonresidential buildings.

2. 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.

3. How to apply NFPA 99 in the design of health care facilitiesExamine three areas of NFPA 99 that are often discussed during the design and construction of a health care facility.

4. Emerging wireless lighting control standardsEmerging wireless technology is disrupting the lighting controls industry.

5. COVID-19 has changed engineering practices; CannonDesign’s Paul R. Kondrat shares insightsFrom smart buildings to test-and-balance to health care facilities, Paul R. Kondrat from CannonDesign provides feedback on the many ways the coronavirus has changed engineering firms.


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