Wednesday, April 11, 2018
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Dissecting NEC’s recent changes
Dissecting NEC’s recent changes

Changes in and additions to the 2017 edition of NFPA 70: National Electrical Code (NEC) have an impact on commercial and industrial facilities. Read More

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Five Lean principles of design-build
Five Lean principles of design-build

To be able to apply Lean concepts on a project, it's imperative to have a holistic view of the five Lean principles and how they directly correlate to design-build best practices.Read More

Developing successful lighting solutions
Developing successful lighting solutions

Successful lighting projects take many shapes, but there are core traits that make them shine regardless of the building type or scale.Read More

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Your questions answered: Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives, and variable speed drives
Your questions answered: Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives, and variable speed drives

The Feb. 22, 2018, “Critical power: Motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), and variable speed drives” webcast presenters addressed questions not covered during the live event.Read More

Implementing NFPA 101 in hospitals
Implementing NFPA 101 in hospitals

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code is a reference used for strategies to protect people based on building construction, protection, and occupancy features that minimize the effects of fire and related... 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 March issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer includes stories on fire protection system integration, specifying air handling units, and emergency illumination.
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Webcast Tomorrow: Generator Set Sizing & Specification
In this webcast, presenter Nicholas Paolo will compare various starting methods including across the line start and soft start solutions. Load sequencing, also known as load steps, will be investigated and discussed. Intermittent loads, such as air conditioners and compressors, will be reviewed and considered, including the implications when specifying generator sets. #MTUpower.
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2018 MEP Giants
Is your engineering firm among the top in the nation? The MEP Giants program lists the top 100 mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection engineering firms in the United States. Nominations for the 2018 MEP Giants program are now open!

Submission deadline extended to Friday, April 13, 2018.
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