Codes & Standards: Lighting

Codes & Standards: Lighting September 13, 2019

Designing lighting applications for active senior living facilities

Due to the increase in active age of many seniors, the dangers from symptoms such as losses of balance, hearing, and sight impairments are prevalent at many senior care facilities.

By J Paul Lewis
Codes & Standards: Lighting September 11, 2019

Project Showcase: Chicago Cruise Lines

The new headquarters, a 9,800-square-foot office, is conveniently located next to the cruise line’s docking area on the river.

By RTM Associates
Codes & Standards: Lighting September 6, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: August 30-September 5

Read the best articles from the past week. Getting started designing smart buildings, Puerto Rico's new building codes, a circadian approach to lighting design, understanding ASHRAE's standards development process and ways to improve engineer retention.

By McKenzie Burns
Codes & Standards: Lighting August 26, 2019

Human-centric lighting explained

Lighting designers can create natural-looking lighting options using various technologies and methods

By Richard A. Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp., Rock Island, Ill.
Codes & Standards: Lighting August 26, 2019

Case study: Office building addition

More than 10 years later, the lighting design still accommodates office staff

By Richard A. Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp., Rock Island, Ill.
Codes & Standards: Lighting August 21, 2019

Light and wellness: A circadian approach to lighting design

A growing body of research shows that lighting has a significant impact on people’s well-being

By Brian Stacy, IALD, LEED AP, Arup, New York City
Codes & Standards: Lighting August 15, 2019

Your questions answered: Designing a holistic lighting system

Additional details from the holistic lighting system webcast are provided here

By Sara Lappano, PE, LEED AP, Integral Group, and Sara Schonour, LC, Assoc. IALD, CannonDesign
Codes & Standards: Lighting August 9, 2019

B.E. Smith Family Center: A nest for specialized care

From the project’s inception, the design team collaborated with educators, therapists, and hospital staff to understand the unique needs of the children who would use this space as well as enhancements they wanted to see in their new space.

By Carl Holden
Codes & Standards: Lighting July 26, 2019

Government facility design: Electrical, power and lighting

Consulting engineers are working on government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Lighting July 2, 2019

LED Linear high and low bay fixtures

Ideal for everything from warehouse and storage spaces to manufacturing/industrial facilities, sports facilities and gyms, retail centers, and more, the fixtures provide outstanding light output and best-in-class lumen-per-watt (LPW) efficacy to settings that require the utmost in powerful, durable, and long-lasting illumination.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer