Plumbing, Pumping

Courtesy: Jordan & Skala Engineers
Plumbing, Pumping September 1, 2021

Project Profile: Arcade Sunshine

Adaptive reuse project that is comprised of three residential buildings with differing levels of commissioning required for each.

By Jordan & Skala Engineers
Courtesy: ESD
Plumbing, Pumping August 16, 2021

Designing hydraulic systems on high-rise, large buildings

Know how making correct decisions in the initial hydraulic plan helps the facility operate more efficiently and effectively.

By Suzan Sun-Yuan
Courtesy: RMF Engineering
Plumbing, Pumping September 11, 2020

How to select a commercial water heater

As mechanical and plumbing engineers specify a water heater in education buildings, several considerations must be studied

By Michael Scruggs
Courtesy: CannonDesign
Plumbing, Pumping April 15, 2020

Clean water availability and future system design

Don Rosen answers questions about clean water availability and future system design and the future of engineering in these fields.

By CannonDesign
Plumbing, Pumping September 17, 2019

Pipe systems and materials: Design considerations

Choosing the right pipe system and design is essential to ensure excellence in mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and beyond

By Saahil Tumber, PE, HBDP, LEED AP, ESD, Chicago
Plumbing, Pumping September 17, 2019

Piping details

Understand the various types of pipe and their applications

By Saahil Tumber, PE, HBDP, LEED AP, ESD, Chicago
Plumbing, Pumping September 10, 2019

Video: Trends in Water Treatment Planning for Legionellosis Mitigation and Prevention

This presentation educates design engineers, building O&M staff, and building owners about health concerns related to Legionellosis, a form of pneumonia caused by the Legionnella bacteria which lives in inadequately maintained building water systems.

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
Plumbing, Pumping May 8, 2019

How can we build more water-resilient cities?

With over 2 billion new urban citizens anticipated by 2050, cities increasingly recognise the need for better understanding of the water-related risks, and for tools that help prioritise action and investments to become more resilient.

By Arup
Plumbing, Pumping September 24, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: HVAC and plumbing

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Heating, cooling, ventilation, and plumbing must be carefully designed.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Plumbing, Pumping September 17, 2018

Selecting pipe and piping materials

Selecting pipe and piping materials involves many factors. Designers should approach these decisions and identify strengths and weaknesses of various pipe materials and connection methods.

By Jeff Boldt, PE, LEED AP, FASHRAE, FPE, HBDP; Keith Stone, PE