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Designing efficient K-12 schools
Designing efficient K-12 schools

In a digital age, children across the U.S. are more technologically advanced than ever—and they require educational facilities that can keep up. Here, engineers with experience working on K-12 schools share views on what’s trending.Read More

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Five Lean principles of design-build
Five Lean principles of design-build

To be able to apply Lean concepts on a project, it's imperative to have a holistic view of the five Lean principles and how they directly correlate to design-build best practices.Read More

Your questions answered: Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives, and variable speed drives
Your questions answered: Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives, and variable speed drives

The Feb. 22, 2018, “Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), and variable speed drives” webcast presenters addressed questions not covered during the live event.Read More

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Lighting: LED Codes and Standards
This course explains how to specify LEDs in new and existing nonresidential buildings, related codes and standards, and what types of testing and/or commissioning is required to ensure LEDs meet all codes and standards. Click here to register.
The sustainability case for timber structures in building design
The sustainability case for timber structures in building design

Timber is a sustainable, and realistically attainable, material with which to build modern workspaces. Read More

Designing lighting systems
Designing lighting systems

When lighting designers are brought into the architectural process early, in dialog and collaborative exchange with the architect, it can result in a more integrated and coordinated lighting design.Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The March issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on fire protection system integration, specifying air handling units, and emergency illumination.
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Webcast Today: Generator Set Sizing & Specification
In this webcast, presenter Nicholas Paolo will compare various starting methods including across the line start and soft start solutions. Load sequencing, also known as load steps, will be investigated and discussed. Intermittent loads, such as air conditioners and compressors, will be reviewed and considered, including the implications when specifying generator sets. #MTUpower.
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Today at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET. Click here to register.
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2018 MEP Giants
Is your engineering firm among the top in the nation? The MEP Giants program lists the top 100 mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection engineering firms in the United States. Nominations for the 2018 MEP Giants program are now open!

Submission deadline extended to Friday, April 13, 2018.
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Outdoor lighting control system
Outdoor lighting control system

Lutron Electronics' Limelight is a wireless exterior lighting control offering that integrates data... Read More

Direct drive utility set
Direct drive utility set

Greenheck’s model USFD-100 direct drive utility set has capacities of 200 to 6500 cfm and up to 3.0... Read More

Large capacity blower coil
Large capacity blower coil

Daikin's PreciseLine is designed to affordably condition air up to 5000 cfm by precisely matching a... Read More

Plain end-pipe joining technology for carbon steel HVAC systems
Plain end-pipe joining technology for carbon steel HVAC systems

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

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