Research
Research October 27, 2017

2017 Lighting and Lighting Control Study

Lighting in research facilities, laboratories.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research October 12, 2017

2017 Commissioning Giants

Building commissioning providers—at all levels—reported making more money in the past fiscal year than in the previous year. Here’s a look at the top 25 firms.

By Amara Rozgus, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research September 19, 2017

2017 HVAC and building automation systems study

Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2017 HVAC and Building Automation Systems Study identified seven high-level findings.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research July 18, 2017

Lighting in government/military facilities

The Consulting-Specifying Engineer2017 Lighting and Lighting Controls Study indicated that 45% of engineers specify, design, or make product selections for government buildings and/or military facilities

By Amanda Pelliccione, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research May 25, 2017

Fire, life safety in office buildings

The 2016 Fire and Life Safety Study provides details about fire, life safety in office buildings.

By Amanda Pelliccione, CFE Media
Research May 4, 2017

2017 Lighting and Lighting Controls Report

Changes to lighting technologies are affecting specifications and earnings, according to this report.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Research Director
Research April 17, 2017

HVAC, BAS in industrial facilities

Fifty-seven percent of respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 HVAC and Building Automation Systems (BAS) Study specify, design, or make product selections for industrial/manufacturing facilities/warehouses.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research February 27, 2017

Five tips to finance green building

More efficient architectural, mechanical and electrical systems generally have a premium construction cost, but they are proven to have a short-term payback—when studied and designed holistically.

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Circuit breakers, fuses, etc. (83%); transfer switches, ATS, etc. (79%); emergency and standby power systems or equipment (79%); and transformers (79%) are most commonly specified for educational facility projects. Courtesy: Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research February 2, 2017

Electrical, power systems in educational facilities

Respondents to the 2016 Electrical and Power study share details about these systems in educational facilities.

By Amanda Pelliccione
Figure 2: When selecting fire and life safety products for educational facilities, the most important factors that engineers consider are product quality (98%), a manufacturer’s reputation (94%), and the availability of service support (89%). Courtesy: Co
Research December 15, 2016

Fire, life safety in educational facilities

Respondents to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2016 Fire and Life Safety Study identified 5 findings as they relate to K-12/college/university projects.

By Amanda Pelliccione