Building Types - Mission Critical

Equipment enclosures

Type 4X Outdoor Equipment with corrosion-proof GRP construction that ensures maintenance-free... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, September 21-27: NFPA 13 changes, minimizing arc flash hazards, Product of the Year, more

Articles about NFPA 13 changes, minimizing arc flash hazards, the 2015 Product of the Year winners,... » more

Correctional facility boasts secure network

A medium-security correctional facility required a secure wireless network that could be designed... » more

Critical power webcast: Circuit protection in health care facilities

Designing electrical systems for health care facilities—especially hospitals—is more demanding than...

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, September 14-20: Minimizing arc flash hazards, NFPA 110 compliance, PV system fundamentals, more

Articles about minimizing arc flash hazards, NFPA 110 and mission critical facilities, PV system... » more

Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center September update

The project is wrapping up with final check on the building pressure relationships and owner punch. » more

Ensuring power quality in mission critical facilities

Many industrial, commercial, and service businesses are sensitive to power quality problems because... » more

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BAS education: Smart Building System Design and System Integration

This online session provides an overview of buildings system design and requirements for open integrated smart buildings.

Your questions answered: Selective coordination in health care buildings

The unique constraints of health care facility electrical distribution systems require engineers to be diligent when designing these systems. The presenters from the Sept. 24 webcast offer additional guidance. » more

BAS education: Fundamentals of Building Open Control Networking Systems

This class expands on the first course in the series and explores the wide variety of systems that have separate functions yet may be integrated with other systems to communicate and share data, together creating the greater BAS...

BAS education: An Introduction to Smart Buildings

This is the first short course in the Building Automation series. It's an opportunity to earn professional development hours, understand the difference between “dumb” buildings and “smart” buildings, and recognize the different...

Webcast: Vertical Turbine Sump Design

This topic is important to plumbing engineers in order to optimize vertical turbine performance and increase overall efficiency.

Newswatch: Data Centers

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

Cannon Design Blog

Clinical best practices, collaboration inform better...

Collaboration on clinical best practices improves emergency... » more

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Video: High Performance Lighting: Lamp Source and...

New lighting technologies and lamp sources are... » more

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Newswatch: Hospitals

This focused newsletter covers hospitals and health care facilities, including codes and standards, electrical/power, HVAC, fire and life safety, and other engineering topics.

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