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Mission Critical August 19, 2019

Using Prototype Standards to Accelerate Hospital from Concept to Grand Opening

For health systems looking to get their new community hospital to market faster than conventional methods and develop a facility that has a high degree of operational economy and futureproofing, we’ve come up with best-practice standards that can save time and the headaches that can accompany designing a new hospital.

By Michael Pukszta
Mission Critical August 13, 2019

Burns & McDonnell project profile: DFW Airport Terminal Renewal & Improvement Program

DFW Airport Terminal Renewal & Improvement Program, Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

By Burns & McDonnell
Mission Critical August 13, 2019

Morrison Hershfield project profile: TOR1 Wholesale Data Center Conversion

TOR1 Wholesale Data Center Conversion, Vaughan, ON, Canada

By Morrison Hershfield
Mission Critical August 13, 2019

SmithGroup project profile: DC Water Headquarters

DC Water Headquarters, Washington, D.C.

By SmithGroup
Mission Critical August 2, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles July 26-August 1

Read the best articles from the past week. Managing an engineering career, electrical and power design in government facilities, generators as an alternative power supply, HVAC and plumbing in government facilities, and fire alarm notification design best practices.

By McKenzie Burns
Mission Critical July 31, 2019

Government facility design: Codes and standards

Consulting engineers are working on government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Mission Critical July 30, 2019

ASHRAE’s energy standard for data centers turns three

When specifying to meet ASHRAE Standard 90.4, examine the lessons learned to evaluate a path forward

By Bill Kosik, PE, CEM, Oak Park, Illinois
Mission Critical July 30, 2019

Understanding ASHRAE’s standards development process

ASHRAE has a defined process in place for developing — and updating — each of its standards

By Bill Kosik, PE, CEM, Oak Park, Illinois
Mission Critical July 29, 2019

Government facility design: Sustainability

Consulting engineers are working on government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Mission Critical July 29, 2019

Government facility design: Automation and controls

Consulting engineers are working on government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer