Building Types

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Building Types September 16, 2021

Four ways to create training facilities that better support athlete’s mental health and mental fitness

Simone Biles stood up for mental health by sitting down at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Citing her mental wellness, Biles withdrew from multiple gymnastics competitions to best empower her teammates to medal at the games.

By CannonDesign
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Building Types June 30, 2021

Data-Driven Design: Harnessing building analytics to deliver a low-carbon future

Glumac's new Data-Driven Design Series focuses on cutting edge building design concepts.

By Glumac
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Data Centers September 17, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: September 10-16, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. University supercomputers, NFPA 99, chilled water plant performance, indoor air quality and chiller energy optimization.

By Chris Vavra
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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
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

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Labs, Research September 2, 2021

Building, renovating and engineering Labs: Six things developers and clients should know

Developing lab facilities is far more complicated than developing most other building types, especially when it comes to MEP engineering.

By George Hachem and Nick Caronna
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.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer