Plumbing, Pumping

Courtesy: James Steinkamp, WSP
HVAC December 22, 2020

Designing flexible, safe labs: HVAC and plumbing

Safety, budget and flexibility are key factors when designing laboratory and research space

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Awards December 1, 2020

2020 Product of the Year winners

Consulting-Specifying Engineer reveals the MVP, gold, silver and bronze award recipients for the 2020 Product of the Year program.

By Amanda Pelliccione
Courtesy: Wold | HFR Design.
Codes and Standards November 25, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: Codes and standards

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects in a health care facility, some things remain identical; know the codes and standards

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Wold | HFR Design.
HVAC November 24, 2020

Designing, retrofitting hospitals during COVID: HVAC and plumbing

While COVID-19 has changed many aspects of HVAC systems in a health care facility, some things remain identical

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: WSP USA
Fire, Life Safety November 19, 2020

Understanding fire pumps, their applications and sizing

Learn about fire pump types, drivers, sizing and components

By Vincent T. Favale
Courtesy: Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Business of Engineering November 11, 2020

Salaries climb while bonuses drop

Are your salary, bonuses and current work conditions on par with others in the industry? Review the current report to learn where you rank among your peers

By Amara Rozgus, Editor-in-Chief, and Amanda Pelliccione, Director of Research, Consulting-Specifying Engineer, Downers Grove, Illinois
Courtesy: Stantec
HVAC September 29, 2020

Basics of HVAC, plumbing systems for industrial, manufacturing facilities

Industrial and manufacturing facilities have specialty HVAC and plumbing needs engineers must include in new or retrofit projects

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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
Plumbing, Pumping September 11, 2020

Case study: College water heater

A hybrid campus building’s water heater was selected using the time-based evaluation method

By Michael Scruggs
Courtesy: Peter Basso Associates
Mechanical July 10, 2020

Mechanical system operation, enhancement tips to reduce pandemic risks

HVAC and plumbing strategies can help reduce potential COVID-19 risks and enhance a mechanical system's operation.

By Dennis P. Sczomak