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Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: June 5-11, 2020

Read the best articles from the past week. COVID-19 questions, chilled water plants, COVID-19 workplace impacts and engineering challenges.

By Chris Vavra June 12, 2020
Courtesy: Mark Herboth, Clark Nexsen

Consulting-Specifying Engineer‘s top 5 articles online for June 5-11 covered COVID-19 questions, chilled water plants, COVID-19 workplace impacts and engineering challenges. Were you out last week? Catch up with a link to each article below.

1. 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.

2. Air- versus water-cooled chilled water plants A water-cooled chiller plant can be more efficient over the life span of the system and will be less costly than an air-cooled chiller plant.

3. COVID-19 and the impacts to the workplaceThe Bala Consulting Engineers COVID-19 Task Force has published a white paper to assist engineers in making buildings safer.

4. Q&A with WSP on COVID-19: Business of engineeringLeaders from WSP USA reply to questions, reflecting on how the business of engineering will change due to COVID-19.

5. How Clark Nexsen is approaching COVID-19 engineering challenges Clark Nexsen’s Bill Stingl shares technical solutions to building engineering challenges.


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