MNS, ECS
MNS, ECS October 22, 2018

Using arc flash studies to enhance safety

Consider the steps in arc flash calculations to ensure worker safety.

By Dean Naylor, PE
MNS, ECS 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
MNS, ECS 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
MNS, ECS September 17, 2018

Selecting pipe and piping materials

Selecting pipe and piping materials involves many factors. Designers should approach these decisions and identify strengths and weaknesses of various pipe materials and connection methods.

By Jeff Boldt, PE, LEED AP, FASHRAE, FPE, HBDP; Keith Stone, PE
MNS, ECS September 13, 2018

Congratulations 2018 Product of the Year winners

Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers have cast their votes for the 2018 Product of the Year; read about the winners.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Research Director
MNS, ECS September 7, 2018

How to write your firm’s fire protection specifications using NFPA 13

Using NFPA 13 to specify fire protection systems can be done in various ways to ensure code compliance.

By Seth Wood, Johnson Controls, Cranston, R.I.
MNS, ECS August 30, 2018

Designing sports arenas, theaters,and other specialty structures: Fire/life safety

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 fire/life safety.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
MNS, ECS August 29, 2018

Designing sports arenas, theaters, and other specialty structures

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.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
MNS, ECS August 9, 2018

Advanced Engineering Consultants: OSU Kunz-Brundige Franklin County Extension Building

Automation, controls; electrical, power; energy, sustainability; fire, life safety; HVAC, mechanical; plumbing, piping; technology/communications; educational facility; laboratory; and new construction

By Advanced Engineering Consultants
MNS, ECS August 9, 2018

Barton Associates Inc.: UPMC Shadyside Hospital West Wing Renovations

Automation, controls; electrical, power; fire, life safety; HVAC, mechanical; lighting; plumbing, piping; low voltage cabling and medical gas/vacuum systems; health care facility; and existing building retrofit

By Barton Associates Inc.