Electrical, Power
Electrical, Power October 25, 2018

Examining higher education facilities: Codes and Standards

As technology advances in every field, the college and university students being prepped for future careers in those fields need the tech they’re learning with to keep up. That presents unique challenges for the engineers working on such structures—specifying advanced systems that satisfy the unique needs of each institution. Here, professionals with experience in the area offer advice on how to tackle such facilities and receive top marks in regard to codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical, Power October 1, 2018

Your questions answered: Critical power: Arc flash mitigation

The Sept. 20, 2018, “Critical power: Arc flash mitigation” webcast presenters addressed questions not covered during the live event.

By Brian Martin, PE; and Leslie Fernandez, PE, LEED AP
Electrical, Power September 28, 2018

Power-generation systems in high-performance buildings

Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing power-generation systems. Safety, maintainability, efficiency, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in determining the topology of a power-generation system. Specific requirements for power vary based on building occupancy type, facility use, and critical function.

By Tom Divine is, PE, LEED AP
Electrical, Power September 25, 2018

Specifying paralleled generation systems

Learn about important factors related to specifying onsite generation systems, focusing on paralleled generators.

By Joseph Thornam, PE;Stanley Worcester, PE, Stanley Consultants, Centennial, Colo.
Electrical, Power 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
Electrical, Power September 19, 2018

Vital tips about wires, cabling

Ethernet cable not only can be used to transmit data and communication, but also power for low-power-usage devices. This article discusses design considerations and relevant codes and standards.

By Rick H. Reyburn, PE; and Barry Lasseigne Jr.
Electrical, Power September 18, 2018

Video: Lab Retro-Cx: The Rebirth of a Research Facility

This presentation explains the changes that are necessary to keep laboratories in the best operational conditions.

By Cx Energy
Electrical, Power August 30, 2018

Designing sports arenas, theaters,and other specialty structures: Codes and standards

Specialty facilities like sports stadiums and theaters have to do more than host the entertainment these days—they’re full of technological bells and whistles and high client expectations while also having to comply with codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical, Power August 29, 2018

Designing sports arenas, theaters,and other specialty structures: Electrical, power, and lighting

Specialty facilities like sports stadiums and theaters have to do more than host the entertainment these days—they’re full of technological bells and whistles and high client expectations when it comes to electrical, power, and lighting.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Electrical, Power August 28, 2018

CxEnergy 2019 Issues Call for Abstracts

Event’s Popular Technical Program is Industry Leader in Commissioning & Energy Management Continuing Education

By CxEnergy