Codes and Standards - Lighting

Data centers’ intricate design: Codes and standards

Data centers are important structures that hold vital information for businesses, schools, public... » more

Lighting in industrial facilities

The Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 Lighting and Lighting Controls Study indicated that 61% of... » more

LED codes and standards

Clients are asking lighting designers to help them save on energy costs, and replacing fluorescent,... » more

Life safety LEDs

The Tempo Pro series of life safety LEDs embodies the evolution of LEDs with smaller footprints and... » more

Parking garage luminaire

The Orbeon is an LED parking garage/canopy luminaire designed with an integrated mesh wireless... » more

Area/site luminaire

ASL is available with high-performance lenses to optimize photometric performance: 3,000, 4,000, or... » more

Web-enabled lighting controls

The LynTec RPC lighting control panel family with onboard Web servers allows easy setup with a... » more

Wireless area lighting controller

The Encelium Wireless Area Lighting Controller (WALC) allows a group of lighting devices to... » more

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Webcast: What is Inverter Duty Anyway?

Register for this webcast on May 24, 2016. With the ever increasing use of variable speed drives for pump systems, the question of what specifically is an “Inverter Duty” motor still remains unclear to many.

Webcast: What is Inverter Duty Anyway?

With the ever increasing use of variable speed drives for pump systems, the question of what specifically is an “Inverter Duty” motor still remains unclear to many. With technological improvements to variable frequency drives...

Your questions answered: How to Size a Centrifugal Pump Driver

Kevin Anderson, senior technical training specialist at Grundfos Pumps Corp. in Olathe, Kan., tackled unanswered questions from the April 12, 2016, webcast on sizing centrifugal pump drivers. » more

Critical power webcast: Backup power systems

Design engineers have many factors to consider when designing a backup system for a facility. Safety, maintainability, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in determining the topology of a backup system for a...

Webcast: How to size a pump driver

Register for this April 12 event to learn that proper sizing of the horsepower rating of an electric motor or other driver is absolutely critical to the proper functioning of a pumping system.

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Understanding Specifications, Codes and Standards

Have you ever thought about how federal legislation...

Engineers generally don't get very involved in politics, but that... » more

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Video: Commissioning in the Real World: A Case Study

A recent commissioning project at the HP... » more

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