Specialty Buildings
Specialty 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
Specialty 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
Specialty Buildings February 27, 2019

Tomorrow’s terminal: designing for the digital passenger

While airports already use digital technology to power various aspects of their operation, most have yet to create a complete digital passenger experience – and reap the benefits.

By Ian Taylor
Specialty Buildings February 6, 2019

MEP solutions for University of Michigan Athletics and South Campus Performance Project

Construction was completed this winter on the new $168-million, 280,000 sf University of Michigan Athletics and South Campus Performance project (ASCP).

By Dave Conrad, PE
Specialty Buildings December 27, 2018

Case study: Complex fire alarm system

Resorts require fire alarm systems with several devices connected to the fire alarm control unit.

By Gregory K. Shino, PE, and Cory M. Hillebrand, NV5, Las Vegas
Specialty Buildings November 20, 2018

Seven ways MEP engineering helps reduce a building’s water consumption

Mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) engineering for water conservation needs to be considered for bathrooms, landscaping, and heating and cooling to reduce a building's overall footprint.

By Peter Basso Associates
Specialty Buildings September 28, 2018

Ask an Engineering Expert: What trends do you see today in the design of industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities?

In this installment of our Ask an Engineering Expert series, Marcin Jakubowski, Senior Mechanical Engineer at RTM Engineering Consultants, answers the question: What trends do you see today in the design of industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities?

By Marcin Jakubowski, RTM Associates
Time spent researching lighting products. Source: Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings September 26, 2018

Lighting in industrial facilities

Six out of every 10 engineers who responded to the 2018 Lighting & Lighting Controls Study make product selections for industrial/manufacturing facilities/warehouses.

By Amanda Pelliccione
Specialty Buildings September 24, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: HVAC and plumbing

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Heating, cooling, ventilation, and plumbing must be carefully designed.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings September 24, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: Codes and standards

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Building codes and standards dictate design and safety elements.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer