It’s vital for consulting engineers to not only identify the applicable codes and standards but also know the building and owner’s needs.
The revisions to USP 797 and new USP 800 standards will go into effect December 1, 2019.
The wall-mounted unit can be easily installed anywhere to destroy airborne viruses, bacteria and mold spores.
This presentation will cover an overview of the system operation with three 1250 ton chillers and an overview of the bypass system and how to size bypass valves.
NFPA 70-2017: The National Electrical Code (NEC) has many requirements that apply to designing electrical systems for health care facilities. It’s vital to understand the changes in the 2017 edition in order to stay code-compliant.
RTM was selected to provide engineering design of the MEP/FP systems as well as civil engineering for Artis Senior Living’s first community in an urban setting.
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Challenge: Provide exceptional illumination within energy-consumption limits and dark-sky guidelines.
Hospitals, clinics, and similar facilities are among the most demanding an engineer can tackle—automation, controls and technology are evolving rapidly, hospital managers are increasingly budget-conscious, and assist in saving lives.
Hospitals, clinics, and similar facilities are among the most demanding an engineer can tackle—the technology is evolving rapidly, hospital managers are increasingly budget-conscious, and assist in saving lives. Here, HVAC design challenges and trends are explained for these building types.