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Welcome to Boston!

March 1, 2011
Smaller in size but big on style and service, this Boston hotel looked to compete with bigger brands by cutting costs behind the scenes. A chiller overhaul led the list of improvements, which included lighting and controls retrofits, and allowing rooms to recirculate air when unoccupied.
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Tomorrow's Environment: Do You Have a Corporate Sustainability Plan

March 1, 2011
Like the emergence of Quality Control, it’s better business to get out ahead of this wave.
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Letters

March 1, 2011
Stopping HAIF
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Editor's Note: Mission Less-Than-Critical

March 1, 2011
What’s the real cost of positively, absolutely having to know right now?
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Editor's Note: Aftershocks: Don't Be Swayed

March 1, 2011
How to turn disaster into awareness into a difference the next time?
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Building Automation: Divisions Of Labor

March 1, 2011
Can specifications lead the advancement of systems integration?
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Editor's Note: 360-Degree Thinking

February 1, 2011
Talking around the problem isn’t always a bad thing.
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Commissioning: Owner Expectations At The End Of Construction

February 1, 2011
At this stage, dilemmas that crop up (or have not been dealt with) can get even thornier.
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California's first LEED® Gold winery picks radiant cooling

February 1, 2011
Radiant cooling was used at the Hall St. Helena winery in CA to save energy and maintain precise control over the winemaking process. When hydronics contractor Robert Reid saw
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How to Calculate Backup Power Supply Requirements for Your Facility

On-Demand This webinar reviews how to determine power requirements of facility loads; electrical characteristics and impact of different types of loads such as large motors and UPS systems on power supply sizing; acceptable power sources and other constraints applied by building codes; and how software tools can be used to simplify the process of calculating backup power requirements.  

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Design Flaws

Following up on Howard McKew's April "Tomorrow's Environment" column: Have you ever thought twice about reporting problems with another firm's design? What did you do?
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