2018 Product of the Year Finalists

2018 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote for this year’s best products

Who will win gold in 2018? Consulting-Specifying Engineer announces the finalists for this year’s 14th annual Product of the Year competition, and readers will have the final word. Cast your votes online at www.csemag.com/NP4E.

Amanda Pelliccione, Research Director

Voting for the 14th annual Product of the Year awards is now open! This year, companies submitted their new and improved products introduced to the North American market in 2017 to be judged for this distinguished honor. Here, we have listed the finalists in each of the 12 categories. It is now up to Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers to determine which products will stand out from the crowd and win gold, silver, and bronze.

Read full product descriptions using the links below and vote for the products you feel are the best in their categories by July 10, 2018. The product that receives the most votes within the program will be named the Most Valuable Product (MVP) of 2018. The results will appear in September 2018 in print and online.

BAS, Controls, Energy Management

Drives, Pumps, Motors


Emergency, On-Site, Standby Power

Fire, Life Safety, Mass Notification


HVAC: Air Movement, Compressors, Etc.

Lighting & Luminaires

Lighting Controls

Plumbing & Water Management

Software: Design, Modeling, Analysis

Test Instruments, Meters, Data Loggers