Arc Flash & Electrical Safety

Arc flash and electrical safety are critical aspects in a manufacturing facility. Knowing and understanding the fundamentals often mean the difference between life and death. Companies and workers need to stay on top of the electrical codes so they can better protect themselves from a potential accident. Featured articles in this eBook include when and […]

Sponsored by Leviton, Meltric

Data Centers

Data centers are some of the most complex buildings in which engineers must design power, cooling and fire/life safety systems. Featured articles include two-phase hybrid system developed to efficiently cool data centers, relationships between HVAC efficiency and power usage effectiveness (PUE): Partial loads, how AI can improve building automation system implementation and so much more!

Sponsored by Danfoss

Educational Facilities

When it comes to designing educational facilities, consulting engineers face many challenges they wouldn’t encounter in a normal project. They are often time-sensitive as well as having to deal with many different codes and standards. Featured articles in this eBook include trends and information to know to design better college and university buildings, applying artificial […]



HVAC systems touch nearly every aspect of a building and the consulting-specifying engineer. They have a great deal of influence and, thus, require a great deal of time and attention to ensure they run properly. Featured articles innovative, sustainable HVAC systems shown at AHR Expo and why decarbonization, ESG initiatives are a bigger priority for […]

Sponsored by Air Solution, Grundfos, Miura, Myson, Sensata

Smart Buildings

Making buildings smarter is a complex, but worthwhile, endeavor for consulting-specifying engineers and it requires knowledge of many different aspects. Featured articles include important considerations from the history of modern building control systems, industrial decarbonization path is improved with retrofitting, unique electrical and power considerations for university buildings and so much more! 



Commissioning is the process of testing a mechanical, electrical, plumbing or fire protection system to ensure it functions as designed. Commissioning can occur on both new and existing buildings and comes in many different forms. Featured articles include insights on the 2023 Commissioning Giants and how to design electrical systems.


Codes & Standards

Codes and standards are sets of rules and guidelines that are developed and maintained by professional organizations, government agencies and other bodies to ensure the safety, quality and effectiveness of products, services and processes. Featured articles include stories on HVAC codes and standards: cooling and energy efficiency, how to design medical buildings: Codes and standards, […]


Lighting & Lighting Controls

Lighting and lighting controls might seem simple, but for the consulting-specifying engineer, there is more to them than meets the eye. Successful implementation requires a great deal of knowledge about their energy properties, but also how they fit with the many codes and standards required from different buildings. Featured articles include designing lighting control systems […]

Sponsored by Lutron

Electrical & Power

Electrical and power generation are at the heart of many projects for specifying engineers. Knowing the standards behind them is key to success. This helpful eBook from Consulting-Specifying Engineer will provide information on why decarbonization, ESG initiatives are a bigger priority for building owners, harmonics solutions for water and wastewater applications, critical power: hospital electrical systems […]

Sponsored by Cummins

Product of the Year Nominees 2024

Download this eBook to see which products are nominees in the eight categories. Cast your votes before April 12, 2024 to make sure that your favorites have a chance to take home the gold.