Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Content: April 14-20, 2023

The most viewed content from the past week covered electrical systems, HVAC, building controls and more.

By Tyler Wall April 21, 2023

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer content over the past week covered arc energy, lighting efficiency, emergency lighting and more.

1. Exploring basic components of a low-voltage electrical system

Electrical projects often require low-voltage systems. Learn about the various equipment here

2. When and how to use codes and standards for HVAC in laboratories, part 2

Brandon Fortier and Jeremy Barrette discuss codes and standards in laboratories

3. How to transition legacy campus building controls into a smart system

How Baylor University modernized its legacy systems to provide more efficiency

4. How operating room designs avoid the shock of electrical system accidents

Collaboration between design professionals and hospital clinical teams is essential for maintaining operating room safety

5. Arc energy reduction requirements for low-voltage equipment

The 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code created requirements for arc energy reduction for overcurrent protective devices 1,200 A or greater

The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on, April 14-20, 2023, for articles published within the last two months.

Tyler Wall, associate editor, Consulting-Specifying Engineer, CFE Media and Technology,

Author Bio: Tyler Wall is an associate editor for CFE Media and Technology