Top Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, January 2012

The most visited articles at during January 2012 include power system grounding, engineering education, ASHRAE standards, fire alarm code restructuring, and proper fan design benefits.


January 2012's leading Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles include:

Understanding standby power system grounding

David Chesley details how to properly apply power system grounding out in the field, minimizing potential hazards and injuries.

How Standard 90.1-2010 will affect HVAC designs

Jeff Boldt explains how building designers should be familiar with ASHRAE standard 90.1-2010 and how it impacts building design and energy consumption.

The state of engineering education

Gust Gianos explains how future engineering students are going to be different from those in the past and what impact that will have on the engineering field as a whole.

Restructuring the fire alarm code

Raymond Grill explains the changes and benefits NFPA 72-2010 will bring to system design and installations.

Achieving optimal fan performance

Mark Stevens details how designing a fan properly can improve energy efficiency and reduce system downtime for a company.

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