Building Types - Office Buildings

Energy-performance goals direct HVAC projects

Energy-performance goals direct HVAC projects

Building owners are enforcing various standards on projects regarding energy codes and their effect... » more

Case study: Office building meets energy requirements

Case study: Office building meets energy requirements

An office building client in the Midwest had very strict energy standards. This demonstrates how... » more

Case study: Innovative lighting controls

Case study: Innovative lighting controls

A Chicago-based architectural engineering office integrated an Internet of Things (IoT)-based... » more

Case study: Emergency lighting design

Case study: Emergency lighting design

Different lighting layouts can achieve code-required illumination, but there is variation in cost... » more

Wellness and productivity headline design features at Gensler’s new San Diego studio

Wellness and productivity headline design features at Gensler’s new San Diego studio

Many design considerations went into designing the new Gensler studio in downtown San Diego. There... » more

Case study: HVAC and lighting control integration

Case study: HVAC and lighting control integration

Energy efficiency was a key driver when designing the fit-out of a company’s North American... » more

Radiant technology: Artfully designed and inspired by nature

Radiant technology: Artfully designed and inspired by nature

Radiant heating and cooling offers a flexible and sustainable answer to maintaining a comfortable... » more

2018 workplace trends: Refocusing on the strengths of a company

2018 workplace trends: Refocusing on the strengths of a company

Focusing on human interaction, fulfilling employee needs, and meeting the demand for artificial... » more

The sustainability case for timber structures in building design

The sustainability case for timber structures in building design

Timber is a sustainable, and realistically attainable, material with which to build modern... » more

Energy recovery ventilators

Energy recovery ventilators

Ruskin’s Minicore energy recovery ventilators (ERVs)—enERVent models MCV500 and MCV1000—are...

Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: Electrical/lighting/power

Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: Electrical/lighting/power

Office buildings can be highly complex, with complicated features and advanced technology regarding... » more

Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: Codes and standards

Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: Codes and standards

Office buildings can be highly complex, with complicated features and advanced technology that must... » more

Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: HVAC

Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: HVAC

Office buildings can be highly complex, with complicated HVAC features and advanced technology.... » more

Energy-performance goals direct HVAC projects Case study: Office building meets energy requirements Case study: Innovative lighting controls Case study: Emergency lighting design Wellness and productivity headline design features at Gensler’s new San Diego studio Case study: HVAC and lighting control integration Radiant technology: Artfully designed and inspired by nature 2018 workplace trends: Refocusing on the strengths of a company The sustainability case for timber structures in building design Energy recovery ventilators Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: Electrical/lighting/power Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: Codes and standards Designing efficient office buildings with visual appeal: HVAC

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