ES mobile app

Coming Soon...our new mobile app!

ES Insights

Engineered Systems Blog
When just updating the news isn't quite enough -- The ES editorial staff, columnists, and other friends of the magazine weigh in here with passing thoughts, a news item that deserves a boost, follow-up on articles in the magazine, and possibly the occasional rant.

Examining the Trends

September 17, 2010
Take a look at our new issue, available soon
Read More

The Power of Social Media

September 10, 2010
Social media fuels a peer-to-peer sharing in the industry
Read More

My Travel Itinerary

September 7, 2010
I'll be reporting on my travels to industry functions in this space 
Read More

NFPA seeks comments on proposed amendments

August 27, 2010
The National Fire Protection Agency is seeking comments on proposed tentative interim amendments. These include NFPA 32-2007 and Proposed 2011 Edition, Standard for Drycleaning Plants; NFPA 58- 2011, Liquefied Petroleum
Read More

Pentagon Confirms Enemy Attack Using a Flash Drive

August 26, 2010
Small weapon can cause big damage. Is the Pentagon able to respond?
Read More

Getting Bigger Every Day

August 19, 2010
We need metrics that account for the real growth in data center use
Read More

Making Sure That Things Do Not Slow Down in DC

August 13, 2010
We're from the private sector, and we're here to help
Read More

Floods of Opportunity for Construction Pros

August 13, 2010
Last week I drove to Nashville for the birth of my first grandchild. While there I visited an area next to the Cumberland River, which flooded on May 2, killing 30 people and causing at $1 billion in damage
Read More

The Keep It Simple Principle

August 6, 2010
Keeping it simple helped Bill Clinton win election, helped ARod finally hit his 600th homerun, and it even worked for Thoreau. So it should work for you and me. 
Read More

The Story Behind Our New July-August Issue

July 30, 2010
No need to wait. Available now electronically. 
Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

ES Gallery: Snapshots & Systems

Check out highlights from projects featured in our magazine this year!
3/27/14 11:00 am EST

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.  

THE MAGAZINE

Engineered Systems Magazine

ES April 2014 cover

2014 April

Check out the April 2014 issue of Engineered Systems, with features on backup power supply requirements, cyberattacks, and much more!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

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?
View Results Poll Archive

THE ENGINEERED SYSTEMS STORE

The_Green_Energy_Management
The Green Energy Management Book

Learn from our experts how to evaluate job opportunities, market your services, sell a Walk-through Survey, target areas for an Energy Audit, calculate energy savings, do retrofit work, and win continuing contracts for retrofit work.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas Research ImageWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Tomorrow's Environment Podcast

This series from longtime columnist and chronic forward-thinker Howard McKew covers a lot of ground -- from retrocommissioning to systems training, on toward checklists for drawings and tips for meeting minutes. Click HERE to be taken to the podcast page!

STAY CONNECTED

new Facebook icon Twitter icon YouTube iconLinkedIn icon