Wednesday, November 15, 2017
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Eight steps to determine plumbing system requirements
Eight steps to determine plumbing system requirements

In nonresidential buildings, engineers should pay close attention to local codes, the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC), and International Plumbing Code (IPC) when sizing water supply piping systems.Read More

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Building efficient colleges and universities
Building efficient colleges and universities

Colleges and universities face a long list of challenges, as do the engineers tasked to help construct and modify the facilities at these institutions. Here, experienced professionals share their... Read More

Back to basics: VFDs and harmonic mitigation
Back to basics: VFDs and harmonic mitigation

Variable frequency drives (VFDs) have problems with application and operations; learn how to mitigate common issues. Read More

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Proposed changes to the IBC: 2021 edition
Proposed changes to the IBC: 2021 edition

Proposals in the 2021 edition of the International Building Code facilitates sustainable construction materials for tall wood buildings.Read More

Designing backup, standby, and emergency power in high-performance buildings
Designing backup, standby, and emergency power in high-performance buildings

Electrical engineers must consider many factors when designing backup, standby, and emergency power systems. Safety, maintainability, code compliance, and economics play crucial roles in determining... Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The November issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes the 2017 salary survey, and articles on fire pumps and systems and lighting energy codes.
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This presentation will explain the applicable code requirements including NFPA 70: National Electrical Code. #CSEelectricalroom. Sponsored by: ASCO.
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Power loss for a hospital could be devastating. In the event of a utility outage, patients lives are at risk, and maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.

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Wetted media system
Wetted media system

Wetted Media Systems provide evaporative cooling and humidification for a wide variety of... Read More

Intelligent lighting control panels
Intelligent lighting control panels

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Ceiling radiation dampers
Ceiling radiation dampers

Greenheck’s new line of ceiling radiation dampers are UL classified for installation in wood truss... Read More

Bollard family of LED luminaires
Bollard family of LED luminaires

The Pavilion bollard features both a NEMA 3R dual outlet receptacle enclosure and a color changing... Read More

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