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Research December 15, 2014

2014 HVAC and Building Automation Systems Study: Seven key findings

According to the data in this report, half of HVAC and building automation products specified by engineering firms for new and existing buildings are valued at more than $1 million, compared to 59% in 2013 and 47% in 2012.

By Amanda Pelliccione, CFE Media
Research November 19, 2014

Fire and life safety: Six trends that matter to engineers

Consulting-Specifying Engineer sees the following as the six most important high-level findings impacting the fire and life safety industry today.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research October 20, 2014

Cx Giants make their mark

The 2014 Commissioning Giants had several new entries this year. The 15 firms reported a total of more than $351 million in revenue dedicated to commissioning new buildings or retro-commissioning existing buildings.

By Amara Rozgus and Amanda McLeman, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
In July 2014, Consulting-Specifying Engineer surveyed its audience members responsible for decisions related to the design of lighting and lighting control products within their organizations. The 2014 Lighting and Lighting Controls study asked key questi
Research September 22, 2014

Six engineering trends in the lighting industry

In July 2014, Consulting-Specifying Engineer surveyed its audience members responsible for decisions related to the design of lighting and lighting control products within their organizations. The 2014 Lighting and Lighting Controls study asked key questions on specifying lighting and lighting controls, including annual revenue, products specified, and challenges engineers are facing.

By Amanda McLeman, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research September 2, 2014

Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2014 Lighting, Lighting Controls Study

According to the data in this report, LEDs are a big concern for engineers. LEDs are being specified by 9 out of 10 engineers, and having to switch to or integrate LEDs has been affecting their work for the past 12 to 18 months.

By Amanda McLeman
Research August 28, 2014

Electrical, power report: Differences between small, medium, large companies

In April 2014, Consulting-Specifying Engineer surveyed its audience members responsible for decisions related to the design of electrical or power systems within their organizations. Of the respondents, 53% are employed at a firm with less than 100 people on staff, 19% have 100 to 499 employees, and 28% have 500 or more. How does your firm compare to those of similar size?

By Amanda McLeman, Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Research June 27, 2014

Fire market to embrace wireless and IP technologies?

The fire market is starting to see increased interest in wireless and IP-enabled products.

By Justin Siller, IHS Technology
Research June 24, 2014

Programmable controllers offer diversity for building automation integrators

Building automation equipment market has been slow going; however, IHS expects this to change as the market moves toward fully programmable controllers in the shorter term.

By Omar Talpur, IHS Technology
Research June 24, 2014

Multi-sensors gaining share of the detector market

IHS forecasts the global multi-sensor detector market to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.0% from 2013 to 2018.

By Justin Siller, IHS Technology
Research June 12, 2014

Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2014 Electrical and Power Study

According to the data in this report, more engineers are researching new electrical and power systems and the challenges of incorporating energy efficient designs continue to climb. View seven key findings and access the full 2014 Electrical and Power Study.

By Amanda McLeman