Building Types
Building Types February 15, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: February 15

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from Germany and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Building Types February 8, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: February 8

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Data Centers
Data Centers January 18, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, January 11-17

Designing safe laboratories and research facilities; designing power systems for co-location data centers; how to design fire alarm notification systems; tips for transformer design in industrial buildings; and emergency, standby, and backup generators questions answered were Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last week, Jan. 11-17. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.

By McKenzie Burns
Educational
Educational February 12, 2019

Video: Owner and Engineer’s Success with a Monitor Based Approach

This case study outlines how the monitoring system was set up and utilized throughout the process.

By Cx Energy
Hospitals
Hospitals February 14, 2019

Case Study: Health care facility design and being code-compliant

It’s vital for consulting engineers to not only identify the applicable codes and standards but also know the building and owner’s needs.

By William E. Koffel, PE, FSFPE, Koffel Associates, Columbia, Md.
Labs, Research
Drug manufacturing requires detailed compliance. Courtesy: CFE Media
Labs, Research February 8, 2019

USP 797 and USP 800: 8 common mistakes to avoid when complying

The revisions to USP 797 and new USP 800 standards will go into effect December 1, 2019.

By Jake Katzenberger
Mission Critical
Mission Critical December 27, 2018

Designing power systems for co-location data centers

Engineers must consider many factors when designing power and electrical systems for data centers.

By Brian P. Martin, PE, Jacobs, Portland, Ore.