Lighting
Lighting February 1, 2019

LED emergency light

The wide area lens on the EV4D achieves 50' multiple spacing in long hallway appplications such as conference centers, hotels and oversized open spaces when mounted at 7.5' to ensure a superior path of egress.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting January 23, 2019

Exit/emergency lighting combination fixture

The DYNC Combo provides a minimum of 90 minutes illumination for industrial applications and has been specifically designed for wet locations such as chemical plants or food processing, storage, wastewater treatment and production facilities where there is frequent hose down activity.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting January 21, 2019

Germicidal UV fixture

The wall-mounted unit can be easily installed anywhere to destroy airborne viruses, bacteria and mold spores.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting January 16, 2019

Designing flexible, complex office buildings: Electrical, power, and lighting

Mixed-use office buildings demand a great deal of expertise, flexibility, and complex technology, making them more challenging than one might expect. Engineers with experience handling office buildings share advice and a glimpse into the future regarding electrical, power, and lighting.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting January 4, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, December 28-January 3

Designing lighting systems and lighting controls, the top 10 articles of 2018, designing safe laboratories and research facilities, commissioning at the University of Texas at Austin, and curbing VFD harmonics in HVAC applications questioned answered were Consulting-Specifying Engineer's five most clicked articles from last week, Dec. 28-Jan 3. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.

By McKenzie Burns
Lighting January 2, 2019

Top 10 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles of 2018

Look back on the top 10 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles of 2018 as determined by audience members.

By McKenzie Burns
Lighting December 20, 2018

Designing lighting systems and lighting controls

Lighting designers must consider many factors when specifying lighting systems and lighting controls for their designs. In addition to considering the type of lighting fixture, they must also take into account daylighting, lighting controls, codes and standards, and other factors. To ensure these systems work as efficiently and effectively as possible, commissioning new systems (along with ongoing commissioning) is vital for success.

By Robert J. Garra Jr., PE
Lighting December 20, 2018

Case Study: Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, Gilbert, Ariz.

Challenge: Provide exceptional illumination within energy-consumption limits and dark-sky guidelines.

By Robert J. Garra Jr., PE
Lighting December 19, 2018

Bluetooth lighting sensor

The new ceiling-mounted solar-powered occupancy sensor (PIR) for Bluetooth lighting control systems is maintenance-free, freely positionable, highly flexible and easy to install.

Lighting December 17, 2018

Designing safe laboratories and research facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

Engineers working on laboratory and research projects are tasked with balancing state-of-the-art systems, budgetary concerns, occupant safety, sustainable performance, and other factors including electrical, power, and lighting.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer