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HVAC November 21, 2018

Designing health care facilities and medical campuses: Codes and standards

Hospitals, clinics, and similar facilities are among the most demanding an engineer can tackle—technology is evolving rapidly, hospital managers are increasingly budget-conscious, and assist in saving lives. It’s also vital to comply with the necessary codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC November 20, 2018

Designing health care facilities and medical campuses

Hospitals, clinics, and similar facilities are among the most demanding an engineer can tackle—the technology is evolving rapidly, hospital managers are increasingly budget-conscious, and assist in saving lives.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC November 20, 2018

Designing health care facilities and medical campuses: Sustainable buildings and energy efficiency

Hospitals, clinics, and similar facilities are among the most demanding an engineer can tackle—the technology is evolving rapidly, hospital managers are increasingly budget-conscious, and assist in saving lives. Here, sustainability and energy efficiency design trends are explained for these building types.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC November 13, 2018

Video: Fundamentals of Test & Balance for Engineers, Cx & Energy Providers

The presentation covers many of the key test and balance issues that if properly addressed can ensure that any project goes smoothly.

By Brian Venn, TBE, CxA, Mechanical Testing, Inc.
HVAC October 29, 2018

Standardizing NFPA 13

NFPA 13-2016 is applicable to all sprinkler system designs and installations, with the exception of sprinkler systems in low-rise residential buildings and one- and two-family dwellings and manufactured homes.

By Raymond A. Grill, PE, FSFPE, LEED AP
HVAC October 29, 2018

2019 NFPA 13 reorganized

NFPA 13-2019 was updated and reorganized in many ways. Here’s what you need to know to keep up with the new edition.

By Raymond A. Grill, PE, FSFPE, LEED AP
HVAC October 26, 2018

Examining higher education facilities: HVAC and plumbing

As technology advances in every field, the college and university students being prepped for future careers in those fields need the tech they’re learning with to keep up. That presents unique challenges for the engineers working on such structures—specifying advanced systems that satisfy the unique needs of each institution. Here, professionals with experience in the area offer advice on how to tackle such facilities and receivetop marksin regard to HVAC and plumbing.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC October 26, 2018

Examining higher education facilities

As technology advances in every field, the college and university students being prepped for future careers in those fields need the tech they’re learning with to keep up. That presents unique challenges for the engineers working on such structures—specifying advanced systems that satisfy the unique needs of each institution. Here, professionals with experience in the area offer advice on how to tackle such facilities and receive top marks.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC October 25, 2018

Examining higher education facilities: Codes and Standards

As technology advances in every field, the college and university students being prepped for future careers in those fields need the tech they’re learning with to keep up. That presents unique challenges for the engineers working on such structures—specifying advanced systems that satisfy the unique needs of each institution. Here, professionals with experience in the area offer advice on how to tackle such facilities and receive top marks in regard to codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
HVAC October 9, 2018

Water is the No. 1 resource

Engineers and scientists should do everything possible to keep freshwater sources available to everyone.

By Amara Rozgus