Codes & Standards: Lighting

Electrical, Power October 25, 2019

Learning how to engineer colleges, universities better: Electrical, power and lighting

Read about emerging trends in college and university buildings, and learn about the emerging trends impacting their design

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research September 30, 2019

Lighting & Lighting Controls Study

Lighting in government, military buildings

By Amanda Pelliccione
Electrical, Power September 27, 2019

Enhancing efficiency in industrial and manufacturing facilities: Electrical, power and lighting

From high-tech automation to energy-saving lighting and HVAC systems, there is more than meets the eye when it comes to warehouses and factories

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting September 20, 2019

Understanding the importance of human-centric lighting design

The concept of human-centric lighting combines complex design elements — such as circadian rhythms, mood, visual acuity, visual comfort and improved productivity — into a combined holistic approach

By Melanie Taylor, CLD, IALD, LEED BD+C, WSP USA, New York City; and Lilian Fu, IALD, LC, WSP USA, San Francisco
Hospitals September 17, 2019

Phase Two of Tata Medical Center Kolkata Now Open

Behind India’s high cancer morbidity rate is a lack of education around the disease and limited medical services and insurance coverage.

By Erinn Connor
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
Office Buildings 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
Automation, Controls 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
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.
Office Buildings 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.