While the design process for a stairwell pressurization system should account for many building specific variables and is anything but simple, the system used to achieve the performance criteria doesn’t have to be complicated
There are three considerations for working with existing smoke control systems in hospitals
By incorporating NFPA 92 with best practices, fire protection engineers can successfully design smoke control systems for buildings
The Wilshire Grand Center project includes best practices in smoke control
Mechanical Project Engineer, Mueller Associates, Linthicum, Md.; Bachelor of Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
If aqueous film-forming foam is not good for the environment or our health, why is it still in use?
Designing solutions for data center clients — whether hyperscale or colocation facilities — requires advanced engineering knowledge
Know how to navigate the restructured NFPA 13 sprinkler standard and understand technical changes
The design and implementation of a mass notification system requires a risk analysis to determine the needs and requirements
AEI was retained to provide mechanical, electrical, piping/plumbing (MEP) and fire protection design services for two hangars at Chicago Rockford International Airport in Rockford, Ill. Three design challenges are highlighted.