Codes and Standards

Codes and Standards November 12, 2019

Five tips to ensure regulatory compliance with international codes, standards

A critical step in managing international projects is understanding how regulatory compliance changes across borders

By Amreen Grewal, Hedgehog Technologies, Burnaby, British Columbia
Codes and Standards October 25, 2019

Learning how to engineer colleges, universities better: Codes and standards

Read about emerging trends in college and university buildings, and learn about the emerging trends impacting their design

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Electrical, Power November 8, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: November 1-7

Read the best articles from the past week. Eight steps to managing building cyberrisk, 2019 Commissioning Giants, Division 25 Specification questions answered, 2019 Product of the Year winners and selecting the proper wiring solutions.

By McKenzie Burns
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 5, 2019

Your questions answered: Fire and life safety: Notification and communications systems

Questions not answered during the live “Fire and life safety: Notification and communications systems” webcast Oct. 30, 2019, are answered by the presenters

By William Koffel, PE, FSFPE, Koffel Associates, and Raymond A. Grill, PE, FSFPE, Arup
Codes & Standards: HVAC November 4, 2019

Chiller plant cooling

How to reduce the heat load inside a chiller plant

By Jonathan Eveleth, PE, CEM, LEED AP, RMF Engineering, Raleigh, North Carolina
Codes & Standards: Lighting November 14, 2019

Following an OPR to design lighting systems

Lighting designers must consider many factors when specifying lighting systems and lighting controls for nonresidential buildings, including the owner’s project requirements

By Michael Chow, PE, CxA, LEED AP BD+C, Metro CD Engineering, Columbus, Ohio