Specialty Buildings
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
Specialty Buildings September 26, 2018

Lighting in industrial facilities

Results of the 2018 lighting & lighting controls study indicate five key findings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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
Specialty Buildings September 24, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: Building automation and controls

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. The processes and automation within these buildings are important to the building owners, and the building automation and control systems keep the occupants comfortable.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings September 20, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Owners are more demanding in the face of ever-evolving supply chain demands and technological advancements.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings September 20, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Electrical and power systems require detailed engineering, and lighting systems are key for all work spaces.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings September 20, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: Sustainability and energy efficiency

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Sustainability, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and high-performance designs are coming into play.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings September 4, 2018

How hospitality design makes spaces (of all types) better for users

Learn how hospitality design can help organizations push new boundaries, achieve competitive differentiation, and bolster recruitment and retention.

By Tina Manis, CannonDesign