Codes & Standards: HVAC

Engineers and designers at Southland Industries used multisystem, or multitrade, pipe racks that integrated into the building access and structure. Courtesy: Southland Industries
HVAC June 7, 2021

Specifying HVAC systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various HVAC and plumbing systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
CRB designed and built a 60,000-square-foot manufacturing facility for contract development and manufacturing organization Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing. Courtesy: Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing
Codes and Standards May 28, 2021

Specifying systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings to meet codes and standards

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various systems that meet codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC May 11, 2021

Exposure to POE oil can be disastrous to HVAC plastic piping

Substance can lead to environmental stress cracking.

By Benjamin Olejniczak
Courtesy: SmithGroup
HVAC April 30, 2021

How to design data centers: HVAC systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips for HVAC systems in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Peter Basso Associates
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
Courtesy: WSP/LaGuardia Gateway Partners
Codes and Standards April 14, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: Codes and standards

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design government buildings using the appropriate codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: SmithGroup/Liam Fredrick
HVAC April 14, 2021

Know when, how to specify a rooftop unit

There are some key components to recognize when designing air-cooled rooftop units

By Jon Silhol
Courtesy: SmithGroup
HVAC April 14, 2021

Case study: Airport expansion includes rooftop units

The HVAC system at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport required two new rooftop units

By Jon Silhol
A trend is the implementation of electric vehicle fleets for public entities including municipalities, public universities and transit organizations. Courtesy: Stanley Consultants
HVAC April 12, 2021

Best practices for engineering government buildings: HVAC and plumbing

Designing utilities, public works, airport, mass transit, transportation or other government projects is a big task. Learn how to design mechanical systems in government buildings.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Dynamic air quality data analytic and display. Courtesy: Arup
Building Types April 5, 2021

Smart buildings: How a virus might lead to healthier buildings

Health threats like COVID-19 require specific mitigations, including the challenge of ongoing social distancing within workplace and social environments.

By Tony Lam