Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, September 18-24: Arc flash mitigation, MEP Giants, 2017 Product of the Year winners, and more

Arc flash mitigation, MEP Giants, 2017 Product of the Year winners, International Building Code (IBC) changes, and integration and interoperability were Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last week, September 18-24. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.
By Sierra Grayson, Production Coordinator, CFE Media September 25, 2017

Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s top 5 most read articles online, for September 18-24, covered Arc flash mitigation, MEP Giants, 2017 Product of the Year winners, International Building Code (IBC) changes, and integration and interoperability. Link to each article below.Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, September 18-24: Arc flash mitigation, MEP Giants, 2017 Product of the Year winners, and more

1. Mitigating arc flash hazards

Designers must account for several special constraints when mitigating arc flash hazards.

2. MEP Giants revenue increases, along with staffing concerns

The 2017 MEP Giants gross revenue increased as compared with last year, likely due to company mergers and larger and more varied projects. MEP/FP design revenue also increased.

3. 2017 Product of the Year winners

Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers have cast their votes for the 2017 Product of the Year; read about the winners.

4. Proposed changes to the IBC: 2021 edition

Proposals in the 2021 edition of the International Building Code facilitates sustainable construction materials for tall wood buildings.

5. Best practices for building integration and interoperability

Many benefits to building integration include efficiency and reduced maintenance, when best practices are followed during the design process.

This list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on www.csemag.com, September 18-24, for articles published within the last two months.


Sierra Grayson, Production Coordinator, CFE Media, sgrayson@cfemedia.com.