Codes and Standards

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Codes and Standards March 31, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed codes and standards articles in 2022

Read the best articles about codes and standards including NFPA 72-2022, emergency lighting, lighting code compliance, hospital design and more.

By Chris Vavra
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Codes and Standards March 9, 2022

Why updated building codes have cities seeing green

State and local governments are leading the way as major metropolitan areas adopt green building criteria as policy to mitigate the built environment’s impact on climate change.

By Ryann Menges
Electrical, Power May 1, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed content, April 2022

Read the best content in April 2022 including: Prefabrication, electrical power quality, integrating electrical systems, AI and building systems and more.

By Chris Vavra
Fire, Life Safety May 6, 2022

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer content: April 29 to May 5, 2022

The most-viewed content from the past week covered NFPA 72 changes, smoke control systems, electrification, electrical power quality options and air movement.

By Chris Vavra
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Codes and Standards: HVAC April 23, 2021

Using louvers to prevent snow intake

Learn ways to minimize the amount of snow brought into the building via outdoor air louvers

By Brian M. Runde
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Lighting May 2, 2022

Lighting design engineers look at LED lighting advancements in K-12 schools

New LED advancements provide a level of capability that previously had been inaccessible to school facilities. PBA and Illuminart explore the evolution of lighting from incandescent to LED

By Robert White, Darko Banfic, and Scott Peck