Codes & Standards: HVAC

Courtesy: Peter Basso Associates
Codes and Standards: 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
Codes and Standards: HVAC March 17, 2021

Combatting IAQ and health concerns

There are many ways to improve indoor air quality in buildings and to address COVID-19 fears

By Peter D’Antonio
Courtesy: ESD
Codes and Standards: HVAC October 16, 2020

Sustaining indoor air quality

Maintaining indoor air quality is imperative for occupant health and comfort as well as the reliable operation and longevity of information technology equipment

By Michael Streich and Saahil Tumber
Courtesy: KGD Architecture
Codes and Standards: HVAC July 28, 2020

How COVID-19 is affecting air quality, smart buildings

Arup’s Mark Walsh-Cooke shared tools to help engineers stay better informed about HVAC systems, air quality, smart buildings and technology

By Mark Walsh-Cooke
Codes and Standards: HVAC August 9, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: August 2-August 8

Read the best articles from the past week. HVAC and fire suppression piping, Standard 189.1, technologies to watch in fire and life safety, codes and standards in health care facilities and nuanced design strategies for senior living facilities.

By McKenzie Burns
Codes and Standards: HVAC March 18, 2019

Designing data center air handling and conditioning systems

Strategies for implementing new air handling systems, including specific performance criteria, energy use targets, climate and heat recovery are among the many topics to be addressed during the conceptual engineering and design process.

By Bill Kosik, PE, CEM, Oak Park, Illinois
Codes and Standards: HVAC February 22, 2019

Optimized heating with low-grade waste-heat recovery

Hydronic heating systems remain an energy-efficient and effective means to distribute low-grade waste heat throughout a high-performance building.

By Robert Thompson, PE, SmithGroup, Phoenix
Codes and Standards: HVAC 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
Codes and Standards: HVAC August 27, 2018

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, August 20-26

Electrical design for modern HVAC systems, optimizing an HVAC system, MEP Giants, overcorrect protection for power systems, and fire safety requirements for NFPA 99-2012 were Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last week Aug. 20-26. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.

By McKenzie Burns
Codes and Standards: HVAC August 9, 2018

Chinook Systems Inc.: Pentagon Commissioning Specialist Services

Automation, controls; commissioning, retro-commissioning; electrical, power; energy, sustainability; HVAC, mechanical; lighting; plumbing, piping; and cybersecurity

By Chinook Systems Inc.