Fire, Life Safety - Codes and Standards

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Fire and life safety

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Fire and life safety

Government and military projects are among the toughest challenges an engineer can face. Demanding... » more

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Codes and standards

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Codes and standards

Government and military projects are among the toughest challenges an engineer can face. Demanding... » more

Emergency lighting: What’s required, and how it’s designed

Emergency lighting: What’s required, and how it’s designed

Emergency lighting is required in all nonresidential buildings. There are numerous versions of... » more

Evaluating high-rise wood construction

Evaluating high-rise wood construction

Advances in technology have allowed designers to challenge the status quo, think outside the box,... » more

Q&A with Stephen DiGiovanni, chairman of AdHoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings

Q&A with Stephen DiGiovanni, chairman of AdHoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings

Stephen DiGiovanni, PE, chair of the International Code Council (ICC) Ad Hoc Committee for Tall... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 25 to Jul. 1

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 25 to Jul. 1

Parallel generator design, NFPA 99-2012 requirements, millennials in the workforce,... » more

Exploring retail, restaurant, and mixed-use facilities: Codes and standards and electrical, power, and lighting

Exploring retail, restaurant, and mixed-use facilities: Codes and standards and electrical, power, and lighting

Consumers increasingly want a great experience and a good value when they’re dining out or... » more

Understanding the fire safety requirements in NFPA 99-2012

Understanding the fire safety requirements in NFPA 99-2012

Learning the fire and life safety requirements of NFPA 99 as they relate to hospitals and health... » more

2018 Fire and Life Safety Study: Five fire, life safety industry findings

2018 Fire and Life Safety Study: Five fire, life safety industry findings

Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2018 Fire & Life Safety Study identified five... » more

Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Fire/life safety

Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Fire/life safety

Casinos and resorts are designed for fun and relaxation, but with such projects becoming... » more

Performance-based design achieves fire, life safety

Performance-based design achieves fire, life safety

Specifying a single product or system within a facility using a performance-based specification,... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 14-20

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 14-20

NFPA 92, lighting controls, designing efficient data centers, and the 2018 40 Under 40 winners were... » more

Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Codes and standards

Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Codes and standards

Casinos and resorts are designed for fun and relaxation, but with such projects becoming... » more

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Fire and life safety Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Codes and standards Emergency lighting: What’s required, and how it’s designed Evaluating high-rise wood construction Q&A with Stephen DiGiovanni, chairman of AdHoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 25 to Jul. 1 Exploring retail, restaurant, and mixed-use facilities: Codes and standards and electrical, power, and lighting Understanding the fire safety requirements in NFPA 99-2012 2018 Fire and Life Safety Study: Five fire, life safety industry findings Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Fire/life safety Performance-based design achieves fire, life safety Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, May 14-20 Exploring complex hotels, resorts, and casinos: Codes and standards

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