Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, September 14-20: Minimizing arc flash hazards, NFPA 110 compliance, PV system fundamentals, more
Consulting-Specifying Engineer Top 5 most read articles online, for Sep. 14-20, covered minimizing arc flash hazards, NFPA 110 and mission critical facilities, PV system fundamentals, HVAC system noise and vibration issues, and the 2015 Product of the Year winners. Link to each article below.
Rely on codes and standards to develop a robust arc flash mitigation plan.
Design engineers must consider the implications of combining emergency, legally required, and optional standby systems to ensure code compliance, maintainability, and economics.
Photovoltaic (PV) systems are one of the best options for on-site power generation. Commercial buildings must generate power as we move forward with the AIA 2030 challenge, net zero energy, and other energy efficiency programs.
Vibration, sound, and noise can be mitigated by designing HVAC systems properly, which may include isolation pads, flexible pipe connectors, or other means.
Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers have cast their votes for the 2015 Product of the Year; read about the winners.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on csemag.com, September 14-20, for articles published within the last two months.
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