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Bank of San Antonio’s new 56,000-sqare-foot office building.
Since project completion, the VRF system has provided precise comfort control for the building’s...read more
The team’s award-winning tiny house entry.
Tiny house with Viega products finished second in a tiny house competition in California.
Upson Hall, a 1950s-era engineering building on the campus of Cornell University, was completely made over to bring the building up to the school's current pedagogical needs. The remake included “strategic” replacement of the building's facade, which is cantilevered at the corner. Image: Michael Moran Photography
Early AE collaboration played a major role in moving this project forward efficiently.
IAPMO and Hydronics Industry Alliance unveil BEST to evaluate systems in early design phase.
Showcase features hundreds of products and technologies for contractors, engineers, facility mana...read more
The Bricker Residence required a retrofit that was designed to have fan coil units located in eac...read more
SolarCity manufacturing plant at RiverBend in South Buffalo
Buffalo will be the first city to produce the first-ever true solar roof – a roofing product with...read more
The plant is the first in a series of upgrades planned for 2017 to adapt one of New York’s earlie...read more
It was imperative that the renovated building maintain its original appearance as a tribute to ca...read more
Photo: P199/Wikimedia Commons.
Undergraduates at 24 universities awarded grants.
The corporate headquarters of Johnson Controls in Glendale, Wis. Photo: Johnson Controls
The $20 billion deal is the latest corporate inversion maneuver.
Photo: heather_mcnabb/Creative Commons.
Businesses will save $167 billion over life of products.
During renovations, the team integrated the biofilter into the new HVAC system to provide clean a...read more
Cutting-edge facility aims to connect and educate contractors, engineers and industry leaders, bo...read more
Rooftop HVAC unit
Reliance on outdated standards at odds with sustainability
Icynene spray foam medium density spray foam insulation was used in a continuous insulation application.
The poject included replacing the original residence halls built in the 1970s
Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center
The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) is the Grand Central Station of the...read more
Rendering: Schako Air Distribution, http://www.schako.de/
The guide provides tools and advice for designing, commissioning, and operating chilled-beam syst...read more
The Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. Photo credit: The Emerging Objects Corporation.
Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. The bricks absorb water, which cools t...read more
A broad array of new and improved ceiling products offers designers everything from superior acou...read more
Made of corrosion-resistant stainless steel, the manifold is available in 1" and 1¼" sizes in 2 t...read more
There are many hurdles to overcome when completing a life cycle cost assessment. RMF Engineering’...read more