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Educational June 29, 2020

Designing tornado-safe schools that don’t feel like bunkers

Tornado-safe schools don't have to be designed with an imposing look to keep students and faculty safe.

By John Roach
Codes and Standards June 24, 2020

Will a pandemic change building codes?

COVID-19 is forcing engineers to think differently about a building’s engineered systems

By Amara Rozgus
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Educational June 17, 2020

Universities turn to designers on how to reopen campus safely due to COVID-19 pandemic

Building designers are being recruited to help universities open their campuses safely due to the COVID-19 pandemic. CannonDesign's efforts in Texas were highlighted.

By CannonDesign
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Educational May 11, 2020

University rec center converted to COVID-19 care center

The California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo’s Recreation Center has been converted into a COVID-19 care center.

By CannonDesign
Courtesy: Dewberry
Building Types April 8, 2020

Designing Virginia Tech’s drone park

Virginia Tech's unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) drone park to support testing of drones and conducting research safely on campus brought some unique challenges.

By Skip Notte
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Fire, Life Safety March 31, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Fire, life safety systems

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Arup
HVAC March 30, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: HVAC, plumbing systems

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Arup
Energy Efficiency March 27, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Sustainable design

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Electrical, Power March 26, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: Electrical, power and lighting systems

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Arup
Codes and Standards March 25, 2020

How to design K-12 schools: How codes and standards affect design

With increasingly complex systems and technology coming into play, work on modern K-12 projects is anything but elementary

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer