Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety

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Fire, Life Safety May 6, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed articles, April 2021

Read the best articles in April 2021 including: NFPA 101, electrical system software, NFPA 72-2022, effective COVID-19 mitigation, NFPA 72-2022 and more.

By Chris Vavra
Toby White, PE, LEED AP, Arup
Business of Engineering May 3, 2021

Toby White joins editorial advisory board

Toby White, PE, LEED AP, from Arup, Boston, has joined the Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Electrical Systems April 30, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: April 23-29, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. Electrical system software, CFD in three dimensions, remote working, NFPA 72-2022, and HVAC and BAS changes

By Chris Vavra
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Fire, Life Safety April 28, 2021

How to design data center fire, life safety systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips for fire and life safety systems in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Fire, Life Safety April 26, 2021

Fire protection challenges in storage spaces

Fire sprinklers for high-piled storage continues to evolve as challenges arise and technologies are developed, tested and implemented, driving forward the levels of protection

By Jarron Gass
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Fire, Life Safety April 26, 2021

The history of fire sprinkler systems and their problems

Fire sprinklers have evolved over the years to account for larger warehouse facilities

By Jarron Gass
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Fire, Life Safety April 23, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: April 16-22, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. NFPA 101 and COVID-19, rooftop units, ECM and VFDs, COVID-19 mitigation and lab opportunities.

By Chris Vavra
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Electrical April 16, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: April 9-15, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. NEC electrical grounding, HVAC and BAS changes, NFPA 72-2022, COVID-19 and HVAC equipment and lab opportunities.

By Chris Vavra
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Fire, Life Safety April 13, 2021

Fire safety best practices for manufacturing facilities

Are lights, alarms, extinguishers and sprinklers inspected every year?

By Chad Connor
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HVAC April 9, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: April 2-8, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. COVID-19 and HVAC equipment, NFPA 72-2022, K-12 schools, IAQ and health concerns and NEC electrical grounding.

By Chris Vavra