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Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, September 26 to October 2: Biomass case study, NFPA 75, 2016 MEP Giants, more

Articles about a biomass case study, applying NFPA 75 in data centers, 2016 MEP Giants, the 2016... » more

Demystifying IT room protection requirements

Information technology (IT) equipment area/room designs must balance the needs for security,... » more

Designing with liquid-immersion cooling systems

Liquid cooling is an option in some data centers. Consider these best practices when looking at... » more

Applying NFPA 75 in data centers

NFPA 75: Standard for the Fire Protection of Information Technology (IT) Equipment covers the... » more

Cooling for computing spaces

Liebert SRC provides cooling for computing spaces such as network closets and server rooms. » more

Process simulation and its benefits

Philip Lyman, PhD—director of process simulation at CRB—discusses how a process model, at the right... » more

Arup Thoughts: How cities can benefit from becoming digital platforms

Governments across the world are excited by the possibilities offered by digital tools—and are... » more

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Your questions answered: Fire/life safety: Notification systems

NFPA 72 defines how fire notification systems should be designed and installed. Here is additional information from the Oct. 13, 2016, webcast on Fire/life safety: Notification systems.  » more

Webcast: Innovation and the New Generation of Medium Voltage Switchgear

The electrical industry is seeing a number of trends affecting power network design including workforce shifts, capital and operational expenditure sensitivity, equipment space issues, and the ever increasing importance of both...

Critical Power: Circuit protection

Register for this webcast on Thursday, Nov. 3, to learn about a building's overcurrent protection system, critical to safety.

Your questions answered: Next-generation lighting: the emergence of PoE for lighting and controls

Your questions answered: Next-generation lighting: the emergence of PoE for lighting and controls. » more

Your questions answered: Critical power: hospital electrical systems

The Sept. 15, 2016, “Critical Power: Backup power systems” webcast presenters addressed questions not covered during the live event. » more

Newswatch: Data Centers

This specialty newsletter focuses on data centers and mission critical facilities, including electrical/power, HVAC, fire suppression, and other engineering topics.

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Your questions answered: LED lighting specifications

Additional information from the July 28 Lighting: LED specifications... » more

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Video: Fly drone with thermographic camera to evaluate...

Glumac's drone pilot recently flew over the Edith... » more

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