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This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the U.K., Australia, Sweden and Belgium. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Business of Engineering January 24, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: January 24

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the U.K., Australia, Sweden and Belgium.

By Morrissey Goodale
Fire, Life Safety January 21, 2020

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: January 10-16

Read the best articles from the past week. Electrical design for smoke control systems, NFPA 101 and egress, 2020 expectations for engineering firms, building automation advances, and NFPA 20.

By Chris Vavra
Webcasts Data Centers January 6, 2020

How to specify backup, standby and emergency power in mission critical facilities

When designing backup, standby and emergency power systems for mission critical facilities, there are several considerations beyond NFPA 70: National Electrical Code and other building code requirements that must be addressed.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Educational January 13, 2020

Designing schools equipped for future adaptability

Instead of creating various rooms for specialty functions, schools are now incorporating educational spaces that can serve many needs.

By Doug Everhart
Codes and Standards January 14, 2020

How egress is planned using NFPA 101

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code is one of the primary sources for the requirements of exit pathways

By Richard Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp., Rock Island, Ill.
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
Data Centers January 3, 2020

SAS Institute Inc.: Data Center Commissioning

Failure mode analysis to define thresholds of performance.

By Affiliated Engineers