Data Centers
Data Centers April 30, 2018

Designing efficient data centers: Codes and standards

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation, especially with mission critical facilities such as data centers. Here, engineers with experience on such structures share advice and tips on ensuring project success in regards to codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 27, 2018

Designing efficient data centers: Electrical/lighting/power

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation, especially with mission critical facilities such as data centers. Here, engineers with experience on such structures share advice and tips on ensuring project success in regards to electrical/lighting/power.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 25, 2018

Designing efficient data centers: Automation and controls

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation, especially with mission critical facilities such as data centers. Here, engineers with experience on such structures share advice and tips on ensuring project success in regards to automation and controls.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 24, 2018

Designing efficient data centers: Fire, life safety

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation, especially with mission critical facilities such as data centers. Here, engineers with experience on such structures share advice and tips on ensuring project success in regards to fire/life safety.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 24, 2018

Designing efficient data centers: HVAC

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation, especially with mission critical facilities such as data centers. Here, engineers with experience on such structures share advice and tips on ensuring project success in regards to HVAC.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 24, 2018

Designing efficient data centers

In today’s digital age, businesses rely on running an efficient, reliable, and secure operation, especially with mission critical facilities such as data centers. Here, engineers with experience on such structures share advice and tips on ensuring project success.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Data Centers April 2, 2018

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, March 26-April 1

ASHRAE 90.1 compliance, specifying AHUs, designing electrical rooms, critical power, and overlooked ASHRAE 90.1 requirements were Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last week, March 26-April 1. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Data Centers March 26, 2018

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, March 19-25

ASHRAE 90.1 compliance, Lean principles of design-build, designing electrical rooms, NFPA 101 in hospitals, and critical power were Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last week, March 19-25. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Data Centers March 19, 2018

Critical power: hospitals and data centers

Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing backup, standby, and emergency power systems. Specific requirements for emergency power vary based on the mission critical facility, such as a hospital or data center.

By Freddy Padilla, PE, ATD, Page, Austin, Texas
Data Centers March 15, 2018

Certifying data centers

A new standard,UL 3223, creates a baseline for all of a data center’s elements.

By Paul Schlattman, ESD Consulting, Chicago