Generation 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.
Generation 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
Generation August 28, 2018

CxEnergy 2019 Issues Call for Abstracts

Event’s Popular Technical Program is Industry Leader in Commissioning & Energy Management Continuing Education

By CxEnergy
Generation 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
Generation August 9, 2018

Jordan & Skala Engineers: PGA Tour Headquarters

Automation, controls; commissioning, retro-commissioning; electrical, power; energy, sustainability; fire, life safety; HVAC, mechanical; lighting; plumbing, piping; and LEED certification

By Jordan & Skala Engineers
Generation August 9, 2018

McKinstry: Washington State University Everett

Automation, controls; electrical, power; energy, sustainability; fire, life safety; HVAC, mechanical; lighting; plumbing, piping; educational facility; and new construction

By McKinstry
Generation August 9, 2018

Sindoni Consulting & Management Services Inc.: Kaiser Permanente San Diego Central Medical Center

Commissioning, retro-commissioning; HVAC; health care facility; and new construction

By Sindoni Consulting & Management Services Inc.
Generation 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
Generation August 6, 2018

The future of the utilities sector

Utilities companies are facing some big challenges as customers seek to become more self-reliant through the installation of on-site generation solutions.

By Art Thompson, Southland Industries
Generation June 21, 2018

When and how to design parallel generators

When designing generator systems, electrical engineers must ensure that generators and the building electrical systems that they support are appropriate for the specific application. Whether providing standby power for health care facilities or prime power for processing plants, engineers must make decisions regarding generator sizing and whether generators should be paralleled.

By Richard Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp., Rock Island, Ill.