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ASHRAE 62.1: A review of key requirements and concepts
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ASHRAE Standard 62.1: Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality is the most commonly referenced standard to quantify acceptable conditions and appropriate HVAC system design.Read More

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Fire protection pumps: Updates to NFPA 20
Fire protection pumps: Updates to NFPA 20

Significant changes to the 2013 edition of NFPA 20: Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection include a requirement for an alternate flow measurement means for flow... Read More

Achieving daylighting credits for LEED
Achieving daylighting credits for LEED

Learn the steps to achieve points for the U.S. Green Building Council LEED EQc8.1: Daylight and Views – Daylight credit. Read More

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Green power roundtable: Exploring green impacts of electrical distribution systems
Green power roundtable: Exploring green impacts of electrical distribution systems

Energy efficiency is a buzzword for building owners and engineers' clients. Demand for distributed generation (DG) and renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar, is growing rapidly. Here, a... Read More

Engineering systems in manufacturing, industrial buildings
Engineering systems in manufacturing, industrial buildings

Manufacturing and industrial facilities have some unusual engineering requirements, especially air handling, power needs, and fire/life safety systems.Read More

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Critical Power: Circuit Protection In Health Care Facilities
Health care facilities and hospitals have more stringent circuit protection requirements than conventional building electrical systems. Because of the unique constraints of health care facility electrical systems, design engineers must ensure these demanding requirements are met. Engineers must understand and apply circuit protection best practices especially when designing electrical systems in health care facilities.

Thursday, August 8, 2013, at 11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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Economical end pipe joining system
Economical end pipe joining system

Victaulic’s QuickVic SD Installation-Ready System is a plain end pipe joining technology solution... Read More

Specialty fume hood
Specialty fume hood

The UniFlow Specialty Fume Hood can be factory equipped with plumbing and electrical services, base... Read More

Utility set fan
Utility set fan

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