Emergency, Standby, Backup
Emergency, Standby, Backup September 25, 2018

Case study: University of Wyoming energy plant upgrade

The normal and standby power system at the University of Wyoming’s central energy plant was upgraded.

By Joseph Thornam, PE;Stanley Worcester, PE, Stanley Consultants, Centennial, Colo.
Emergency, Standby, Backup September 20, 2018

Designing industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities: Electrical, power, and lighting

More than just places to make and store products, industrial, manufacturing, and warehouse facilities are becoming more complex. Electrical and power systems require detailed engineering, and lighting systems are key for all work spaces.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Emergency, Standby, Backup September 13, 2018

Congratulations 2018 Product of the Year winners

Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers have cast their votes for the 2018 Product of the Year; read about the winners.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Research Director
Emergency, Standby, Backup August 22, 2018

The importance of circuit protection in electrical distribution system design

The electrical engineer is responsible for designing power distribution systems for buildings. Understanding the full circuit-protection requirements will enable the engineer to design the safest and most reliable electrical distribution systems for buildings.

By Danna Jensen, PE, LEED AP BD+C; WSP USA, Dallas
Emergency, Standby, Backup August 22, 2018

Case study: Hospital electrical distribution system design

Health care facilities require circuit protection for electrical systems.

By Danna Jensen, PE, LEED AP BD+C; WSP USA, Dallas
Emergency, Standby, Backup August 15, 2018

Selectively coordinated overcurrent protection for power systems

When designing a safe and reliable power distribution system, it is imperative to consider life safety and equipment protection.

By Marius Popescu, PE; Ali Ashur, PE; and Michael Stevens
Emergency, Standby, Backup August 9, 2018

Spectrum Engineers: University of Utah Campus Wide Electrical Infrastructure Upgrade

Utilities; public works; transportation; electrical, power; energy; and electrical infrastructure upgrade

By Spectrum Engineers
Emergency, Standby, Backup August 7, 2018

Video: With Great (Emergency) Power Comes Great Responsibility: Cx of Hospital Emergency Power Systems

This presentation explains why and how the Cx Agent leads the Cx Team to ensure emergency power systems are fully reliable to protect the health and safety of patients, staff and visitors.

By Cx Energy
Emergency, Standby, Backup July 31, 2018

Enhancing integration of electric and HVAC design

Know the factors to consider when working to maximize integration of electrical and HVAC system design to achieve economic and operational benefits.

By John McGonegle, PE, LEED AP; IMEG Corp., Rock Island, Ill.
Emergency, Standby, Backup July 27, 2018

Tackling data center energy use

ASHRAE Standard 90.4: Energy Standard for Data Centers guides engineers in designing mechanical and electrical systems in data centers.

By Bill Kosik, PE, CEM, BEMP; Chicago