Mr. Newbert is a founding partner of Cobalt Engineering. He designed the first C2000 project in Western Canada (pre-LEED) and one of the first 100% naturally venti-lated office buildings in Canada. As technical director and mentor of Cobalt’s emerging engineers, he draws on over 25 years of diverse industry experience.
This design team faced a building with some unusual see-through characteristics, a city regulation, and the usual casino-related challenges. Read on for the thorough combination of engineering discussion and modeling that eventually made this Canadian casino the place for displacement.
From a missing pipe hanger three floors down to steam traps past their prime, these stories show how steam system problems can originate inside the boiler room or far beyond it. Read more in February issue.