Office Buildings
Office Buildings March 22, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: March 22

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from Belgium and the United Kingdom. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Office Buildings March 15, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: March 15

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from Belgium and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Office Buildings March 7, 2019

Case study: Chiller plant gets an update

A corporate campus reviewed its chiller’s performance data to determine what updates were needed. Metering and instrumentation helped achieve the engineer’s goals.

By Stacey Ayuthia, PE, LEED AP, NV5, Verona, Wis.
Office Buildings February 21, 2019

Up and running: The speedy recovery of Houston’s City Hall

Engineers Tom Smith, Hussein Moussa, and Steve Done from Arup’s Houston office responded to a request for help from officials at the City of Houston after Hurricane Harvey.

By Kelsey Eichhorn
Office Buildings January 18, 2019

Designing flexible, complex office buildings: HVAC/plumbing

Mixed-use office buildings demand a great deal of expertise, flexibility, and complex technology, making them more challenging than one might expect. Engineers with experience handling office buildings share advice and a glimpse into the future regarding HVAC and plumbing.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings January 17, 2019

Designing flexible, complex office buildings: Automation, controls, and technology

Mixed-use office buildings demand a great deal of expertise, flexibility, and complex technology, making them more challenging than one might expect. Engineers with experience handling office buildings share advice and a glimpse into the future regarding automation, controls, and technology.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings January 16, 2019

Designing flexible, complex office buildings: Electrical, power, and lighting

Mixed-use office buildings demand a great deal of expertise, flexibility, and complex technology, making them more challenging than one might expect. Engineers with experience handling office buildings share advice and a glimpse into the future regarding electrical, power, and lighting.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Office Buildings December 20, 2018

Designing lighting systems and lighting controls

Lighting designers must consider many factors when specifying lighting systems and lighting controls for their designs. In addition to considering the type of lighting fixture, they must also take into account daylighting, lighting controls, codes and standards, and other factors. To ensure these systems work as efficiently and effectively as possible, commissioning new systems (along with ongoing commissioning) is vital for success.

By Robert J. Garra Jr., PE
Office Buildings December 4, 2018

Case study: System integration for intelligent buildings

Chicago’s newest intelligent building follows best practices to ensure successful system integration throughout.

By David Clute, cohesionIB, Colorado, and Rick Szcodronski, cohesionIB, California
Office Buildings September 24, 2018

Your questions answered: Speech Privacy for Engineers, Architects, and other Construction Professionals

The September 12, 2018 “Speech Privacy for Engineers, Architects, and other Construction Professionals” webcast presenter addressed questions not covered during the live event.

By Todd Berger, Cambridge Sound Management