Despite diligent efforts through the years to maintain and upgrade the facility to stay current with modern healthcare trends and technology, the hospital struggled with funding.
In this installment of our Ask an Engineering Expert series, April Halling, P.E., Project Manager at RTM Engineering Consultants, answers the question: How do you design for energy efficiency in schools?
This practical, information-packed session explains many of the key test and balance challenges—from practical system design considerations, to the TAB Process, to obtaining meaningful and useful data—that if properly addressed in cooperation with an independent TAB firm can ensure that any project goes smoothly.
New building codes were adopted in 2018 to help create a safer, stronger, and more resilient island as it recovers and rebuilds.
Read the best articles from the past week. ASHRAE's data center energy standard anniversary, starting designs for a smart building, how to use IgCC and Standard 189.1, implementing NFPA 99-2018 and the 2019 MEP Giants.
Sports arenas, historical buildings, theaters and other specialty buildings require unique engineering design, especially codes and standards compliance
The property is designed to meet LEED Platinum and zero-net energy standards, with such features as radiant floor heating and chilled beams, as well as reclaimed water systems.
Consulting engineers are working on government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings
The O Street property is designed to meet LEED Platinum and zero-net energy standards.
Today’s cities need to be designed to be resilient in the face of a more uncertain future.