Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: June 12-18, 2020
Read the best articles from the past week. Smoke control systems, COVID-19 retail impacts and questions and designing for transformers and switchgear.
Consulting-Specifying Engineer‘s top 5 articles online for June 12-18 covered smoke control systems, COVID-19 retail impacts and questions and designing for transformers and switchgear. Were you out last week? Catch up with a link to each article below.
1. Best practices for designing smoke control systems – By incorporating NFPA 92 with best practices, fire protection engineers can successfully design smoke control systems for buildings.
2. How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? – With consumers frequently enjoying delivered meals and shopping for goods online, brick-and-mortar restaurants and retail structures need to be more advanced than ever to compete.
3. How to design for transformers, switchgear and UPS – It is critical for electrical engineers to be involved early in the programming of a facility to meet end users’ needs and cost constraints in facility construction.
4. Five questions building engineers will be asking after COVID-19 – Building engineers will be facing a new normal after the COVID-19 pandemic is over. There are many questions to ask in that new world to try and find some certainty.
5. COVID-19 and the impacts to the workplace – The Bala Consulting Engineers COVID-19 Task Force has published a white paper to assist engineers in making buildings safer.