Coronavirus, COVID-19

Boilers, Chillers June 16, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer June 2021 issue

Read the June 2021 issue to learn about the innovators in industrial manufacturing, chiller energy optimization versus building automation, how pandemics affect building design and more.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Arup
Specialty Buildings June 9, 2021

Experiencing the healthy building

In the future, the value of a building will be measured by how well it supports the health of its occupants and how well it supports the health of its environment.

By Gideon D'Arcangelo
Engineers and designers at Southland Industries used multisystem, or multitrade, pipe racks that integrated into the building access and structure. Courtesy: Southland Industries
HVAC June 7, 2021

Specifying HVAC systems in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various HVAC and plumbing systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Peter Mollick
Hospitals June 2, 2021

Post COVID-19 healthcare facilities planning

With vaccinations underway, an end to the COVID-19 pandemic is on the horizon

By Kurt Neubek and Kregg Elsass
Courtesy: CDM Smith
Electrical Systems June 1, 2021

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed articles, May 2021

Read the best articles in May 2021 including: NFPA 101, electrical system software, NFPA 72-2022, effective COVID-19 mitigation, NFPA 72-2022 and more.

By Chris Vavra
Large lattice boom cranes helped transport fabricated structures for an NFL sports arena. Courtesy: Harris
Automation, Controls May 25, 2021

Specifying BAS in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various building automation systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
High-rise commercial buildings in Chicago, along the Chicago River. Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Business of Engineering May 24, 2021

Tips for post-pandemic business travel

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine changes to business travel post-pandemic.

By Morrissey Goodale
High-rise commercial buildings in Chicago. Courtesy: CFE Media
Building Types May 19, 2021

Creating safe and healthy buildings through good design

The possibility of transmitting or contracting COVID-19 and overwhelming our healthcare system is still a concern for many and needs to be part of the overall building design.

By Salas O'Brien
Events and Awards May 17, 2021

2021 40 Under 40: Tommy Chiu, PEng, RCDD, PMP, LEED AP BD+C, 37

Electrical Engineer, Stantec Consulting Ltd.; MEng, Engineering Management, University of British Columbia

By Gary Cohen, Chris Vavra and Amara Rozgus
Courtesy: Salas O'Brien
HVAC May 12, 2021

Indoor air quality and airborne transmission of COVID-19

Adjustments to a building's mechanical system could slow the spread.

By Salas O'Brien