Lighting and Lighting Controls

The large Sky Factory virtual skylight featured in the Lyngblomsten Care Center’s memory care lounge. Courtesy: Wold Architects & Engineers
Lighting and Lighting Controls September 8, 2023

How to transform well-being in care communities with resident-focused lighting controls

Proper lighting in care communities for older adults is imperative, as age-related vision issues significantly impact their well-being.

By Holly Nelson and Sitha Chhum, PE
Courtesy: CFE Media
Lighting and Lighting Controls August 16, 2023

Questions and answers: Lighting and lighting control design

Tony Staub and Michael Chow answer questions about lighting and lighting control from the live webcast audience

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting and Lighting Controls July 20, 2023

Lighting systems webcast: Designing an energy-efficient lighting system

Understanding codes, controls and commissioning are foundational for an effective lighting design for a new or existing building. Register for this webcast to learn from our selected experts

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Staub goes over the different lighting source characteristics and fixture selections. Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Lighting and Lighting Controls June 16, 2023

Using a lighting construction budget to select fixtures and understand color quality, part 2

Tony Staub discusses how a lighting construction budget requires careful selection of fixtures and understanding of color quality, while carefully navigating changing costs per square foot

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting and Lighting Controls June 13, 2023

Adopting full electrification for large venue facilities

Buildings of all shapes and sizes must be willing to invest in an all-electrical solution – especially buildings with large energy demands.

By Matt Moore
Courtesy: CFE Media
Lighting and Lighting Controls June 9, 2023

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Content: June 2 to June 8, 2023

The most viewed content from the past week covered lighting, BACnet, HVAC and more.

By Tyler Wall
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Lighting and Lighting Controls May 16, 2023

Understanding and navigating lighting standards and codes in building design, part 1

Michael Chow and Tony Staub discuss lighting and energy codes, standards and guidelines, focusing particularly on ASHRAE Standard 90.1 and the International Energy Conservation Code

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Lighting and Lighting Controls May 11, 2023

How to design human-centric lighting controls

As health care projects become more patient oriented, human-centric lighting design and lighting controls are taking center stage

By Paul Daniel
Lighting and Lighting Controls May 9, 2023

Developing lighting control design to compliment standard lighting practices

As a complement to other ANSI/IES lighting practice standards, LP-16 provides a roadmap for documenting lighting control intent and sequence of operations throughout the design process

By Brandon Stanley
Lighting and Lighting Controls March 30, 2023

Lighting efficiency – More than LEDs alone

As we become more energy efficient, lighting design is a great place to start in the built environment

By Karen Murphy