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Codes and Standards January 13, 2023

Offices codes and standards change, accommodating new work styles

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office building codes and standards are shifting

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety January 12, 2023

Office fire systems change, accommodating new work styles

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office building fire system design is being updated

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings January 10, 2023

Offices change, accommodating new work styles

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office building design is shifting

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency January 6, 2023

Offices change to accommodate sustainability goals

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office buildings are moving toward becoming more energy efficient

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings January 5, 2023

Offices change, accommodating electrical and power requirements

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office building electrical system design is shifting

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls January 3, 2023

Automation and controls in offices change, accommodating new work styles

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office building automation system design is shifting

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos December 15, 2022

Sponsored video: Q Range offers European market broad generator options

Cummins Power Generation’s Q Range of generators expands the options for many applications in the European market

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC December 2, 2022

Sponsored video: Air distribution in health care buildings, labs and cleanrooms

Air distribution is key in these critical environments

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Lab-planning details that matter December 1, 2022

2023 40 Under 40 nominations open

Nominations will be accepted through Jan. 20, 2023, for this year’s 40 Under 40 awards program

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC November 16, 2022

Health care building design model shifts how HVAC is handled

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the HVAC systems within them must update to meet air quality and HVAC needs

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 15, 2022

Health care building design model shifts for fire, life safety

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the fire and life safety systems within them must change

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power November 14, 2022

Health care building electrical, lighting design model shifts

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the lighting, power and electrical systems within them must change

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency November 11, 2022

Health care building energy efficiency design model shifts

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the engineered systems within them must change and become more energy efficient and sustainable

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards November 10, 2022

Codes, standards cause health care building design model to shift

As hospitals and health care codes and standards evolve, the designs and technologies must change.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls November 9, 2022

Health care building automation, controls model shifts

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the building automation and controls within them must change

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: P2S Inc.
Hospitals November 8, 2022

Health care building design model shifts

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the engineered systems within them must change

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls October 4, 2022

Your questions answered: Smart buildings, network requirements

This Q&A looks at many aspects of smart buildings, including how smart building capabilities can be leveraged in COVID-19

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos September 30, 2022

Sponsored video: Switchgear or switchboards?

Which electrical option is more appropriate?

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Lab-planning details that matter September 22, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer September/October 2022 issue

Read the September/October 2022 issue

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Case Studies September 21, 2022

Case study: Smart buildings

Two case studies highlight the aspect of smart buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety September 2, 2022

Webcast: Specifying fire and life safety systems

Attend this webcast on October 12 2022, to learn about mass notification systems to alert the occupants and first responders, including a review of nonfire event notification practices.

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Power September 2, 2022

Webcast: Designing to mitigate arc flash problems

Attend this webcast on September 27, 2022, to learn design techniques, including pros and cons that will reduce arc flash incident energy.

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Automation, Controls August 25, 2022

How to define a smart building

Sanjyot Bhusari helps define a smart building and what that eventually means to the building owner and operator

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HVAC August 17, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building HVAC, plumbing trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in HVAC and plumbing systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency August 16, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building energy efficiency trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in speed to market and energy efficiency

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
2022 MEP Giants
Lab-planning details that matter August 15, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer Announces the 2022 MEP Giants

The 2022 MEP Giants have been announced, highlighting the top 100 engineering firms in the industry

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Codes and Standards August 12, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building codes and standards trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in codes and standards changing

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety August 10, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building fire, life safety trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power August 9, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building electrical, power trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in electrical, power and lighting systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings August 8, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in speed to market and energy efficiency

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter July 25, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer July/August 2022 issue

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Steven V. Mrak, PE, vice president, Peter Basso Associates.
Videos July 22, 2022

Video: K-12 schools can be both energy efficient and comfortable

In this video conversation with Steve Mrak, he discusses how new and existing buildings can be made more sustainable and comfortable to K-12 school occupants

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Videos July 12, 2022

Sponsored video: Key market drivers for the power generation business

Dr. Scott Strudwick with Cummins Inc. looks ahead at key market drivers, plus insights on how new technologies will change the power generation business

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC July 11, 2022

Webcast: How to specify HVAC motors, drives to meet energy goals

Attend this webcast on August 2, 2022, to review new, energy-efficient motor and drive technologies and teach engineers to calculate payback to help them with conversations with building owners and facility managers.

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Generation July 11, 2022

Webcast: Understanding HVO fuel in gensets

Attend this webcast on August 17, 2022, to learn about Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) fuel and its environmental impact on the traditional diesel-powered generator system.

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Power July 11, 2022

Webcast: What to consider when designing a paralleling power system

Attend this webcast on September 15, 2022, to learn when and how a system-level control fits in the power system.

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Videos June 30, 2022

Video: How do rural hospitals differ from urban ones?

Jose Torres from RMF Engineering looks at how engineers designing rural hospitals must get full buy-in from the maintenance staff when specifying new equipment or upgrading older systems

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Videos June 24, 2022

Sponsored video: What does the future of generator testing look like?

Gary Johansen, VP of Engineering with Cummins, looks at the past 10 years of genset testing, and where we’ll be in the future

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Codes and Standards June 17, 2022

Codes and standards drive trends, changes in data center design

Several codes and standards are pushing the engineered systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power June 16, 2022

Trends, changes in data center electrical system design

Several trends are pushing the electrical and power systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC June 16, 2022

Trends, changes in data center HVAC design

Several trends are pushing the HVAC systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos June 15, 2022

Video: HVAC trends in office buildings

Dewberry’s Kevin McNiff provides insights on office buildings, specifically their HVAC systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety June 15, 2022

Trends, changes in data center fire and life safety system design

Several trends are pushing the fire and life safety systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls June 14, 2022

Trends, changes in data center control system design

Several trends are pushing the control systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC June 13, 2022

Webcast: Pairing VRF with applied HVAC solutions

Attend this webcast on July 27, 2022, to learn how Linear Expansion Valve (LEV) Kits help pair VRF with applied HVAC solutions for more flexibility to meet a building’s specific load, airflow, and application requirements.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Power June 13, 2022

Webcast: Critical Power: Power for industrial facilities

This webcast on July 26, 2022, will discuss when uninterruptible power supply systems are required, and their specifications, understand how to evaluate and analyze the power needs for such systems and more.

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Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety June 13, 2022

Webcast: Fire and life safety: Suppression systems

This webcast on July 21, 2022, will explain the minimum building codes/standards that govern fire suppression systems, such as the International Building Code, International Fire Code and a variety of NFPA codes and standards.

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Energy Efficiency June 13, 2022

Energy efficiency trends, changes in data centers

Several trends are pushing the energy efficiency and sustainability in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers June 13, 2022

Trends, changes in data center design

Several trends are pushing the engineered systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos June 1, 2022

Video: Stan Everett looks at the future of office buildings

Stan Everett, managing principal of Salas O’Brien’s offices in Georgia, Florida and North Carolina, looks at how new technologies are changing the way we think about office buildings

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Electrical May 27, 2022

Webcast: How to design an electrical room with a reduced footprint

This webcast on June 16, 2022 will discuss various methods of footprint reduction for both LV and MV equipment including strategies beyond using smaller equipment.

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Electrical May 27, 2022

Webcast: How to design electrical distribution systems

Attend this webcast on June 30, 2022 to understand basic features when selecting, specifying and applying electrical distribution systems.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 16, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer May/June 2022 issue

Learn more about the 40 Under 40 winners and more in the May/June issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
MNS, ECS May 6, 2022

Your questions answered: Fire and life safety: Detection systems

Fire detection systems are specified for the safety of the building’s occupants in the event of a fire. Read more for responses to items left unanswered at the April 28 webcast

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Research May 4, 2022

Research: What do you need to know about HVAC and BAS?

Energy efficiency improvements were a big driver for consulting engineers when specifying HVAC and BAS for building clients

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Videos May 3, 2022

Sponsored video: Trends in cooling technologies

Ankush Kumar, president of SPX Global Cooling, provides details on what to expect in HVAC going forward

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Energy Efficiency April 29, 2022

Webcast: Critical Power: Renewable energy systems

Attend this webcast on May 24, 2022 to learn what to consider when interconnecting renewable energy production systems.

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Power April 29, 2022

Webcast: Specifying transfer switch controls

Attend this webcast on June 9, 2022 to learn how to select and specify the correct transfer switch control, based on application.

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Videos April 29, 2022

Video: Electrification, decarbonization in hospitals

Two experts from Henderson Engineers explain how hospitals are setting trends in building electrification

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Videos April 18, 2022

Video: How has the engineering of health care buildings changed?

Darren Harvey of Smith Seckman Reid provides insight on how the health care industry has shifted since COVID-19 began

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Courtesy: CFE Media
Videos April 14, 2022

Sponsored video: Integrating building electrical systems

Wissam Balshe, Cummins, provides an overview of new technologies in the electrical engineering industry.

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HVAC April 13, 2022

Your questions answered: How to incorporate controls into HVAC systems

HVAC systems and their controls have continued to advance

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos April 8, 2022

Video: Hospital electrical system trends

Danna Jensen from Certus Consulting Engineers talks about how global issues affect the design of hospital electrical systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards April 8, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes, while meeting codes and standards

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed to achieve code

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Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety April 7, 2022

Technology drives fire, life safety design in K-12 schools

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools’ fire and life safety systems are designed

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Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power April 7, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes: Electrical, power and lighting

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way electrical and power systems in K-12 schools are designed

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency April 6, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes for energy efficiency, sustainability

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed. Here’s a look at the topic of energy efficiency, sustainability and renewable energy systems

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Integration April 5, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes in automation and controls

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed with regard to building automation and controls

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC April 4, 2022

Technology drives HVAC, plumbing changes in K-12 school

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed, specifically the HVAC and plumbing systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety April 1, 2022

Webcast: Fire and life safety: Detection systems

Attend this webcast on April 28, 2022 to explore the challenges and solutions of designing fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Educational April 1, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety March 21, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer March/April 2022 issue

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Lab-planning details that matter March 17, 2022

Webcast: Transfer Switch Fundamentals: Features and Functions Overview

Attend this webcast on April 27, 2022, to learn about the basic features and functions of transfer switch application

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Power March 17, 2022

Webcast: Critical power: Generators and their design

Attend this webcast on April 5, 2022, to learn about generator power systems

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HVAC March 14, 2022

Webcast: How to incorporate controls into HVAC systems

Attend this webcast on March 31, 2022 to learn about HVAC systems

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Videos March 9, 2022

Video: Trends in college, university HVAC systems with John Fleming

Decarbonization and resiliency are core topics for Dewberry’s John Fleming

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos March 1, 2022

Video: College and university trends with Jennifer Luce

Technology is leading the way on college and university campuses

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards February 18, 2022

Office building codes, standards may change

COVID, employee well-being and indoor air quality issues have all changed the way office building codes and standards are considered

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HVAC February 17, 2022

Office building HVAC design has changed

COVID, employee well-being and indoor air quality issues have all changed the way office building HVAC systems are designed

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Automation, Controls February 16, 2022

Office building control, automation design

COVID, employee well-being and indoor air quality issues have all changed the way office building controls and automation are designed

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Energy Efficiency February 15, 2022

Office building sustainable design has changed

COVID, employee well-being and indoor air quality issues have all changed office buildings sustainability goals

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings February 14, 2022

Office building design has changed

COVID, employee well-being and indoor air quality issues have all changed the way office buildings are designed

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Electrical February 14, 2022

Office building electrical, power system design has changed

COVID, employee well-being and indoor air quality issues have all changed the way office building electrical and power systems are considered

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Videos February 7, 2022

Sponsored video: Trends in HVAC systems with Deana Fu

At the AHR Expo in Las Vegas, Deana Fu shared information about where the HVAC industry is headed

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Power February 2, 2022

Your questions answered: Dynamic UPS systems: How kinetic energy can protect sensitive processes and equipment

Dynamic uninterruptible power supply systems provide conditioned electrical power to mission critical facilities. Learn the basics, along with benefits of specifying

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Dennis Sczomak, PE, LEED AP, Peter Basso Associates
Videos February 1, 2022

Video: Trends in chillers and chilled water systems with Dennis Sczomak

Peter Basso Associates’ Dennis Sczomak takes a look at chillers and chilled water systems, and how integrating then with other HVAC elements plays a role

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eBooks January 24, 2022

Electrical & Power eBook

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eBooks January 21, 2022

Data Centers eBook

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eBooks January 20, 2022

Fire & Life Safety eBook

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eBooks January 19, 2022

HVAC eBook

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HVAC January 18, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer January/February 2022 issue

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eBooks January 18, 2022

Smart Buildings eBook

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Emergency, Standby, Backup January 14, 2022

Webcast: Specifying generator set paralleling controls

Learn how to parallel generators for emergency power systems, along with their fundamental control features

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Courtesy: CFE Media
Power January 13, 2022

Critical power webcast: Backup, standby and emergency power in mission critical facilities

Understand how sustainability and the environment are impacting considerations for backup generators, including fuel sources and emissions

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HVAC January 4, 2022

Offices change, accommodating HVAC and plumbing trends

To appeal to various clients and work styles, office building HVAC and plumbing design is shifting

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Power December 13, 2021

Dynamic UPS systems webcast: How kinetic energy can protect sensitive processes and equipment

Dynamic uninterruptible power supply systems provide conditioned electrical power to mission critical facilities. Learn the basics, along with benefits of specifying

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC December 10, 2021

How are hospital HVAC systems being designed differently?

Hospitals and health care facilities are changing and their HVAC systems must transform with them

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Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety December 9, 2021

How are hospital fire and life safety systems being designed differently?

Hospitals and health care facilities are changing and their fire and life safety systems must transform with them

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Energy Efficiency December 9, 2021

How are hospitals being designed differently to achieve energy efficiency?

Hospitals and health care facilities are changing and their energy efficiency and sustainability systems must transform with them

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls December 8, 2021

How are hospital control systems being designed differently?

Automation and controls systems at hospitals and health care facilities are changing

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos December 8, 2021

Video: Designing smart buildings with Aaron Szalaj

In this conversation with Aaron Szalaj from Stanley Consultants, hear how designers can help their clients select the most appropriate smart building technologies

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Power December 7, 2021

Critical power webcast: Meeting power quality needs

Devices using power electronics can produce distortion in electrical distribution systems, and it’s up to the electrical engineer to apply effective solutions to mitigate this added distortion

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Hospitals December 7, 2021

How are hospitals being designed differently?

Hospitals and health care facilities are changing and their engineered systems must transform with them

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Codes and Standards December 7, 2021

How are hospitals being designed to meet codes and standards?

Hospitals and health care facility codes and standards are changing and their engineered systems must transform with them

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Research December 2, 2021

Learn the status of the electrical, power industry

In these proprietary 2021 research results, learn about the specifying and buying habits in the electrical and power industry

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Codes & Standards: Lighting November 18, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer November/December 2021 issue

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Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power November 18, 2021

State of the Industry Webcast: Power Design Research Results

We asked, you answered and now we’d like to share your thoughts on the state of the industry during these unusual times.

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Lab-planning details that matter November 18, 2021

2021 Product of the Year

Consulting-Specifying Engineer reveals the recipients for the 2021 Product of the Year program.

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Courtesy: Tom Kessler, LEO A DALY
Codes and Standards November 5, 2021

COVID, sustainability drive codes and standards in college building design

Colleges and universities have been sustainability trendsetters over the past several years. COVID-19 has required designers to think differently

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Courtesy: Tom Kessler, LEO A DALY
Energy Efficiency November 5, 2021

COVID, sustainability, energy efficiency drive college building design

Colleges and universities have been sustainability trendsetters over the past several years. COVID-19 has required designers to think differently about building sustainably

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Courtesy: Tom Kessler, LEO A DALY
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 4, 2021

COVID, sustainability drive college fire, life safety design

Colleges and universities have been sustainability trendsetters over the past several years. COVID-19 has required designers to think differently about fire and life safety systems.

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Courtesy: RMF Engineering Inc.
HVAC November 4, 2021

COVID, sustainability drive college HVAC design

Colleges and universities have been sustainability trendsetters over the past several years. COVID-19 has required designers to think differently, especially about HVAC systems

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Courtesy: RMF Engineering Inc.
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power November 3, 2021

COVID, sustainability drive college electrical, power design

Colleges and universities have been sustainability trendsetters over the past several years. COVID-19 has required designers to think differently

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Courtesy: Tom Kessler, LEO A DALY
Educational November 3, 2021

COVID, sustainability drive college building design

Colleges and universities have been sustainability trendsetters over the past several years. COVID-19 has required designers to think differently

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Webcasts October 25, 2021

Designing fire/life safety systems in health care buildings

Both active and passive fire protection systems are specified to ensure the safety and well-being of health care building occupants in case of a fire.

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HVAC October 14, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer October 2021 issue

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Courtesy: Jordan & Skala Engineers
Energy Efficiency October 14, 2021

Changes in energy efficiency of manufacturing, industrial building market

Several changes regarding sustainable, energy-efficient design of manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by the experts

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Courtesy: CRB
Plumbing, Pumping October 14, 2021

Changes in HVAC systems of the manufacturing, industrial building market

Several changes to the design of HVAC and plumbing systems of manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by the experts

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Courtesy: CRB
Automation, Controls October 13, 2021

Changes to controls and automation in the manufacturing, industrial building market

Several changes to the design of automation and building controls in the manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by the experts

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The Southeast Toyota Vehicle Processing Center is in Commerce, Georgia. Courtesy: Jordan & Skala Engineers
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power October 13, 2021

Changes in the electrical, power systems in manufacturing, industrial buildings

Several changes to the design of manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by electrical, power and lighting experts

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Courtesy: Harris
Codes and Standards October 12, 2021

Changes to codes, standards in the manufacturing, industrial building

Several changes to the design of manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by the experts, with a focus on codes and standards

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Courtesy: Jordan & Skala Engineers
Specialty Buildings October 12, 2021

Changes in the manufacturing, industrial building market

Several changes to the design of manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by the experts

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Electrical October 11, 2021

Education Session: Low- and Medium-Voltage Electrical Systems

In this session on Oct. 19, 2021, you will learn about the codes and standards regarding electrical system design, understand the basics of a single-line diagram, explore products and systems within the low- and medium-voltage classification, and review buildings in which both low- and medium-voltage electrical systems have been included, and their interaction.

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Power October 8, 2021

Education Session: How to Select Transfer Switches

By attending this session on Oct. 19, 2021, you will understand the basics of transfer switch selection, including specifying the correct type.

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Generation October 7, 2021

Education Session: Specifying Generator Set Fuel Sources

By attending this course attendees will learn about gaseous generator sets, and how NFPA 110 affects their specifications.

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Mission Critical October 6, 2021

Education Session: How to Design Health Care Power Systems

Emergency power supply systems in hospitals and health care facilities are key aspects of the electrical and power system. Learn how to design and specify power systems in these mission critical facilities by attending this session.

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Motors and Drives October 5, 2021

Back to Basics Education Session: Electric Motors

Electrical engineers should understand the basics of motors and how to specify them in various applications. Learn about these basics on Day Five of Fall 2021 Virtual Training Week

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HVAC September 20, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer September 2021 issue

Read the September 2021 issue to learn about the 2021 MEP Giants, using BIM in a pandemic and getting boiler design right.

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Webcasts September 2, 2021

Arc flash mitigation design

Learn design techniques, including pros and cons, that will reduce arc flash incident energy, and more.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter September 1, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer announces 2021 MEP Giants

The 2021 MEP Giants list highlights the top companies in mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering

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Almost a third of engineering firms annually specify more than $1 million for new and existing buildings. Courtesy: Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research August 3, 2021

Fire & Life Safety Systems 2021 Report

This proprietary research study evaluates the use of fire and life safety systems, types of systems specified, total annual dollar amount of systems specified and critical challenges affecting the industry.

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Courtesy: LEO A DALY
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power July 23, 2021

How to design electrical systems in government buildings

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to design electrical and power systems in government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

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Courtesy: LEO A DALY
Automation, Controls July 22, 2021

How to design controls, automation in government buildings

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to design building automation systems and controls for government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

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Courtesy: LEO A DALY
HVAC July 21, 2021

How to design government buildings: HVAC systems

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to design HVAC and plumbing systems government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

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Courtesy: James Ewing/JBSA, DLR Group
Energy Efficiency July 20, 2021

How to design government buildings sustainably

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to design energy-efficient systems in government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

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Building Types July 19, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer July/August 2021 issue

Read the July/August 2021 issue to learn about data center supercomputers, hydraulic systems design for high-rise buildings and the 2021 Product of the Year finalists.

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Courtesy: LEO A DALY
Codes and Standards July 19, 2021

How to design government buildings: codes and standards

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to use codes and standards design government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

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Courtesy: LEO A DALY, RMF Engineering, Stanley Consultants, DLR Group
Building Types July 16, 2021

How to design government buildings

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to design government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

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Courtesy: Tom Holdsworth Photography, RMF Engineering
HVAC July 12, 2021

How pandemics affect HVAC in building design

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways, including HVAC and plumbing

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Affiliated Engineers
Codes and Standards July 9, 2021

How pandemics affect building design, codes and standards

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways, such as codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Affiliated Engineers
Energy Efficiency July 8, 2021

How pandemics affect sustainability in a building’s design

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways, including energy efficiency and sustainability

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Courtesy: Affiliated Engineers
Automation, Controls July 6, 2021

How pandemics affect automation, controls in building design

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways, including building automation systems and controls

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Courtesy: Tom Holdsworth Photography, RMF Engineering
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power July 2, 2021

How pandemics affect electrical, power in building design

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways, such as electrical, power and lighting systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Affiliated Engineers
Coronavirus, COVID-19 July 1, 2021

How pandemics affect building design

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Boilers, Chillers June 16, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer June 2021 issue

Read the June 2021 issue to learn about the innovators in industrial manufacturing, chiller energy optimization versus building automation, how pandemics affect building design and more.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical June 14, 2021

Electrical distribution systems webcast

Attend this June 15 webcast for continuing education on electrical distribution systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Harris
Energy Efficiency June 8, 2021

Specifying systems for energy efficiency in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various systems to achieve energy efficiency and sustainability

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Engineers and designers at Southland Industries used multisystem, or multitrade, pipe racks that integrated into the building access and structure. Courtesy: Southland Industries
HVAC June 7, 2021

Specifying HVAC systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various HVAC and plumbing systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Engineers and designers at Southland Industries used multisystem, or multitrade, pipe racks that integrated into the building access and structure. Courtesy: Southland Industries
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety June 4, 2021

Specifying fire, life safety systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
CRB designed and built a 60,000-square-foot manufacturing facility for contract development and manufacturing organization Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing. Courtesy: Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing
Electrical May 31, 2021

Specifying electrical systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various electrical and power systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
CRB designed and built a 60,000-square-foot manufacturing facility for contract development and manufacturing organization Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing. Courtesy: Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing
Codes and Standards May 28, 2021

Specifying systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings to meet codes and standards

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various systems that meet codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Harris
Specialty Buildings May 27, 2021

Specifying systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Large lattice boom cranes helped transport fabricated structures for an NFL sports arena. Courtesy: Harris
Automation, Controls May 25, 2021

Specifying BAS in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various building automation systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter May 18, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer May 2021 issue

Read the May 2021 digital edition to learn about the 40 Under 40 winners and more!

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter May 17, 2021

2021 40 Under 40 winners announced

The 2021 40 Under 40 award winners are models of achievement

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Toby White, PE, LEED AP, Arup
Lab-planning details that matter May 3, 2021

Toby White joins editorial advisory board

Toby White, PE, LEED AP, from Arup, Boston, has joined the Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board

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Courtesy: SmithGroup
HVAC April 30, 2021

How to design data centers: HVAC systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips for HVAC systems in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Codes and Standards April 29, 2021

How to design data centers: Codes and standards

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips in this Q&A, including information about codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Automation, Controls April 29, 2021

How to design data centers: Building automation systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips about building automation systems, control and technology in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power April 28, 2021

How to design data center electrical and power systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips for electrical, power and lighting systems in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety April 28, 2021

How to design data center fire, life safety systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips for fire and life safety systems in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Data Centers April 26, 2021

How to design data centers

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup
Energy Efficiency April 24, 2021

How to design data centers: Energy efficiency and sustainability

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips to design energy-efficient data centers in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 19, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer April 2021 issue

Read the April 2021 digital edition to learn about modeling software, wireless lighting systems, how to design data centers, and more.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Stanley Consultants
Automation, Controls April 15, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: Building automation

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design automation, controls and technology systems in government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: WSP/LaGuardia Gateway Partners
Codes and Standards April 14, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: Codes and standards

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design government buildings using the appropriate codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Stantec
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power April 13, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: Electrical and power systems

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design electrical, power and lighting in government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
A trend is the implementation of electric vehicle fleets for public entities including municipalities, public universities and transit organizations. Courtesy: Stanley Consultants
HVAC April 12, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: HVAC and plumbing

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design mechanical systems in government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
The majority of respondents work for a consulting engineering firm. Courtesy: Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research April 12, 2021

How HVAC, BAS have changed during COVID-19

In this proprietary research study, respondents provided information on a variety of HVAC and BAS topics, plus details about how COVID-19 has affected their work

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: WSP/LaGuardia Gateway Partners
Energy Efficiency April 8, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: Energy efficiency

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design energy-efficient systems in government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: WSP/LaGuardia Gateway Partners
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety April 7, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: Fire and life safety

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design fire and life safety systems in government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Stanley Consultants
Building Types April 6, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC March 31, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer March 2021 issue

Read the March 2021 digital edition to learn about air handling systems, emergency lighting designs, NFPA 72 and more.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: NAC Architecture
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power March 31, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools: Electrical systems

Students and teachers benefit from many electrical engineering technologies in K-12 schools

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Christopher Barrett Photography, CannonDesign
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety March 29, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools: Fire and life safety

Students and teachers benefit from many fire and life safety engineering technologies in K-12 schools

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: NAC Architecture
HVAC March 26, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools: HVAC systems

Students and teachers benefit from many air quality and HVAC technologies in K-12 schools

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Christopher Barrett Photography, CannonDesign
Building Types March 25, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools via building codes

Students and teachers benefit from many engineering codes and standards in K-12 schools

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: CDP Commercial, DLR Group
Energy Efficiency March 24, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools with energy-efficiency buildings

Students and teachers benefit from many engineering technologies in K-12 schools, including sustainable building systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: CDP Commercial, DLR Group
Automation, Controls March 23, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools via building automation systems

Students and teachers benefit from many building automation, controls technologies in K-12 schools

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Christopher Barrett Photography, CannonDesign
Educational March 19, 2021

Enhancing learning in K-12 schools

Students and teachers benefit from many engineering technologies in K-12 schools

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter March 1, 2021

Darren Bruce joins Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board

Darren Bruce, PE, LEED AP BD+C, is a director of strategic planning, Mid-Atlantic region, for NV5, Arlington, Va. He joins the Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board as a new member

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: ESD
Lab-planning details that matter March 1, 2021

Ben Olejniczak joins Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board

Ben Olejniczak, PE, is a senior project engineer, mechanical, with ESD in Chicago. He has joined the Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board as a new member

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings February 19, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: RTM Engineering Consultants
Codes and Standards February 18, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency with codes and standards

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables. Learn about codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Sam Van Fleet, DLR Group
Automation, Controls February 17, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency: Building automation

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables; building automation and controls come into play

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power February 16, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency, electrical systems

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables. Read about electrical, power and lighting systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Matt Winquist, SmithGroup
Energy Efficiency February 12, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency, sustainability

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables and energy efficiency goals

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
sonrai IAQ by DLR Group is an air quality building analytic platform delivering actionable intelligence to facility managers. Transparent real-time air quality data in user-friendly dashboard display communicates the importance of health and wellbeing to all building occupants. Courtesy: DLR Group
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety February 11, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency, fire/life safety

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables, including fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Raul J. Garcia/Page
HVAC February 10, 2021

Office buildings focus on air quality, energy efficiency, HVAC systems

Designing office buildings in a post-COVID world is a challenging task with engineering variables such as HVAC systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC February 4, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer January/February 2021 issue

Read the January/February 2021 digital edition to learn about HVAC system design, energy storage systems, office building design and ASHRAE 90.1.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter January 26, 2021

2021 40 Under 40 nomination deadline extended

The nomination deadline for the 40 Under 40 program has been extended to Jan. 29, 2021

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety December 23, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs: Fire and life safety

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC December 22, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs: HVAC and plumbing

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Building Types December 21, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency December 18, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs: Energy efficiency

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls December 17, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs: Building automation and controls

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards December 16, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs: Codes and standards

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency November 30, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: Sustainability

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical. Learn about energy efficiency and sustainability

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 30, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: Fire and life safety

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical, including fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards November 25, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: Codes and standards

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical; know the codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC November 24, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: HVAC and plumbing

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects of HVAC systems in a health care facility, some things remain identical

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls November 24, 2020

Designing, retrofitting automation and controls hospitals during COVID

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical. Learn about building automation systems and controls

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power November 23, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: Electrical, power and lighting

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical. Understand how to design electrical, power and lighting systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Hospitals November 23, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design fire, life safety design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed HVAC design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design of electrical, lighting systems

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design of automation and controls

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Educational October 27, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards October 27, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive codes, standards in higher ed design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency October 27, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed efficiency design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls September 29, 2020

Basics of building automation in industrial, manufacturing facilities

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have several building automation and controls needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards September 29, 2020

Basics of codes and standards for industrial, manufacturing facility design

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty codes and standards engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power September 29, 2020

Basics of industrial, manufacturing facility design: Electrical, power and lighting

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty electrical and lighting needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC September 29, 2020

Basics of HVAC, plumbing systems for industrial, manufacturing facilities

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty HVAC and plumbing needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Building Types September 28, 2020

Basics of industrial, manufacturing facility design

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety September 28, 2020

Basics of industrial, manufacturing facility fire, life safety system design

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty fire and life safety system needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency September 28, 2020

Basics of energy efficiency for industrial, manufacturing facility design

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty energy efficiency and sustainability needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety July 31, 2020

Best practices for designing fire, life safety in government buildings

Learn how to specify fire and life safety systems for government and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power July 31, 2020

Best practices for designing electrical, power and lighting in government buildings

Learn how to specify electrical, power and lighting systems for government and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency July 30, 2020

Best practices for designing government buildings sustainably

Learn how to specify sustainable, energy-efficient systems for government and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards July 30, 2020

Best practices for designing government buildings using codes and standards

Learn how to specify systems for government and military buildings by referencing the correct codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls July 29, 2020

Best practices for designing government buildings: Automation, controls and technology

Learn how to specify automation, controls and technology systems for government and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC July 28, 2020

Best practices for designing HVAC systems in government buildings

Learn how to specify HVAC systems for government and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Building Types July 27, 2020

Best practices for designing government buildings

Learn how to specify systems for government and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Hospitals June 22, 2020

Consulting-Specifying Engineer June 2020 Issue

Read the June 2020 digital edition to learn about NFPA 99, maintaining health care facilities and how engineers are responding to COVID-19.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Restaurant, Retail June 19, 2020

How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? Electrical, power and lighting are discussed

With consumers frequently enjoying delivered meals and shopping for goods online, brick-and-mortar restaurants and retail structures need to be more advanced in their power, electrical and lighting systems to compete

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls June 18, 2020

How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? Read about building automation, controls

With consumers frequently enjoying delivered meals and shopping for goods online, brick-and-mortar restaurants and retail structures need to have more advanced building automation systems than ever to compete

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety June 17, 2020

How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? Learn about fire, life safety

With consumers frequently enjoying delivered meals and shopping for goods online, brick-and-mortar restaurants and retail structures need to maintain fire and life safety standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC June 17, 2020

How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? Updates on HVAC and plumbing

With consumers frequently enjoying delivered meals and shopping for goods online, HVAC and plumbing systems need to be robust in brick-and-mortar restaurants and retail structures

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards June 16, 2020

How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? Learn about codes and standards

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

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Restaurant, Retail June 15, 2020

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

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Restaurant, Retail June 15, 2020

How is COVID-19 affecting retail, restaurants? Learn about energy conservation

With consumers frequently enjoying delivered meals and shopping for goods online, brick-and-mortar restaurants and retail structures need to be more advanced and energy-efficient than ever to compete

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls May 29, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Building automation and controls

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Engineers working find these facilities can be as complex and advanced as any other building. What’s more, factors like increased interest in online shopping and demand to have desired products yesterday are boosting demand for these projects.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency May 29, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Sustainability and energy efficiency

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Engineers working find these facilities can be as complex and advanced as any other building

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos May 28, 2020

COVID-19 state of the engineering industry: Part 3

Three things you need to know about the engineering industry right now

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC May 28, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: HVAC

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. HVAC and plumbing systems are complex, and require specialized design

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety May 27, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Fire and life safety

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Fire and life safety systems can be as complex and advanced as any other building

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power May 26, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Electrical and power

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Electrical, power and lighting systems add another layer of complexity

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards May 22, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech: Codes and standards

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Engineers find these codes and standards can be as complex and advanced as any other building

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Building Types May 21, 2020

Warehouse, manufacturing facilities go high-tech

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics buildings are more than simple boxy structures used to make products and store them before they move onto their next destination. Engineers working find these facilities can be as complex and advanced as any other building. What’s more, factors like increased interest in online shopping and demand to have desired products yesterday are boosting demand for these projects.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter May 18, 2020

Consulting-Specifying Engineer May 2020 Issue

Read the May 2020 digital edition to learn about the 40 Under 40 winners as well as stories about smoke control, critical power systems and battling COVID-19.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lab-planning details that matter May 15, 2020

2020 40 Under 40 winners announced

These 2020 40 Under 40 winners have what it takes to lead the building industry to a higher level

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos May 13, 2020

Staying educated during COVID-19: State of the consulting engineering industry, part 2

Consulting engineers must attend continuing education sessions to stay involved, even during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Amara Rozgus

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Videos May 6, 2020

COVID-19 state of the consulting engineering industry: Part 1

Consulting engineers have been keeping busy during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Amara Rozgus

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC April 29, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech: HVAC systems

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety April 28, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech: Fire and life safety

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards April 27, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech: Codes and standards

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency April 24, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech: Energy efficiency

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power April 24, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech: Electrical and power systems

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls April 22, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech: Controls and building automation

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 21, 2020

Data centers achieve a new level of high-tech

Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety March 31, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Fire, life safety systems

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC March 30, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: HVAC, plumbing systems

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency March 27, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Sustainable design

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power March 26, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Electrical, power and lighting systems

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards March 25, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: How codes and standards affect design

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Educational March 25, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Building automation and controls

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Educational March 24, 2020

How to design K-12 schools

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical February 18, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings? Learn about electrical and lighting solutions

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project. Electrical, power and lighting systems are at the forefront

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards February 17, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings? Learn about codes and standards

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project; it is vital to understand codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety February 11, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings? Learn about fire and life safety systems

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project. Fire protection engineers play a key role

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC February 10, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings? Learn about HVAC and plumbing

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project. Read this for details on HVAC system and plumbing, piping and pumps

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency February 4, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings? Learn about sustainability, energy efficiency

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project. Read on for details about energy efficiency and sustainability

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Automation, Controls January 30, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings? Learn about automation and controls

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project. Building automation and controls play a key role

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings January 29, 2020

What’s so special about office buildings?

Office buildings are complex structures containing automated features, energy-saving designs, high-tech equipment and other components as advanced as you’d find in any other state-of-the-art project

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes and Standards December 30, 2019

Lab, research facility design: Codes and standards

Learn tips on how to design labs and research facilities — some of the most high-tech buildings around

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power December 27, 2019

Lab, research facility design: Electrical, power and lighting

Learn tips on how to design labs and research facilities — some of the most high-tech buildings around

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Lab, research facility design: Building automation and controls

Learn tips on how to design labs and research facilities — some of the most high-tech buildings around

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Lab, research facility design: HVAC and plumbing

Learn tips on how to design labs and research facilities — some of the most high-tech buildings around

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Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety December 24, 2019

Lab, research facility design: Fire, life safety

Learn tips on how to design labs and research facilities — some of the most high-tech buildings around

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