System Integration December 3, 2019

Leveraging BIM for improved project coordination, integration

Building information modeling can help construction companies enhance productivity, but it’s not a one-size-fits-all solution

By Amanda Comunale, Victaulic, Easton, Pa.
Automation, Controls October 29, 2019

Video: FDD Software to Support Monitoring-based Commissioning & Building Optimization

This session explores how advanced energy and building analytics software unlocks the power of BAS data to enable monitoring-based commissioning, giving owners and energy managers the insights to improve energy efficiency, occupant comfort, and equipment longevity.

By Cx Energy
Electrical Systems November 26, 2019

Electrical design for smoke control systems

Engineers designing electrical infrastructure to support smoke control systems must be aware of the stringent requirements listed throughout multiple code sections

By Andrew Varilone, PE, LEED AP BD+C

Electrical & Power Study

November 22, 2019
Lighting November 27, 2019

Designing an energy-efficient lighting system

Understanding codes, controls and commissioning are key to an effective lighting design for a new or existing building

By Jerry Manavalan, Kohler Ronan LLC, Danbury, Connecticut
Lighting November 27, 2019

Case study: Historic university building lighting update

By Jerry Manavalan, Kohler Ronan LLC, Danbury, Connecticut
Research November 25, 2019

Salaries remain flat, other compensation increases

By Amara Rozgus, Editor-in-Chief, and Amanda Pelliccione, Director of Research, Consulting-Specifying Engineer, Downers Grove, Illinois

NFPA 20: Fire pump design

November 21, 2019
HVAC December 2, 2019

Cooling coil condensate system design

By Sushil Kumar PE, CEM, LEED AP, MBA; Sagar Kanchi, EIT; EXP Global, Los Angeles
Labs, Research December 5, 2019

The University of Arizona: Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building

By Affiliated Engineers
Electrical November 19, 2019

Ask an expert: Hospitals, health care facilities: Electrical and lighting systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Power November 15, 2019

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: November 8-14

By McKenzie Burns