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02/28/2015 by annamelissa48
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Should I Shovel the Snow off my Roof?

02/26/2015 by ASleasman
I live in upstate NY and this has been a year of plenty of snow and very cold temperatures. My house sits quietly with a roof well covered in snow of...
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Civil Engineering

02/23/2015 by MOHD.SAEED KHAN
What is the role of bar bending schedule software in structural steel design?
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The safest foundation design for partly water retaining structures

02/15/2015 by nmahadi
Which is the best foundation design option to control cracking and settlement on 1/3 sunken RC water tank. Raft foundation or piled raft foundation. I...
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Last comment 02/20/2015 by PWSlack

Robot Structural Analysis - Videotutorials

02/14/2015 by Radzio
Hi This is my first English Videotutorial - compatible nodes. I will do more tutorials in future. Enjoy
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"75 Rock" Gets a New Lease on Life

02/20/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Rockefeller Plaza is one of the most sought out attractions for the millions of tourists who flock to the Big Apple annually both for browsing and ice...
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New York's "Low Line" — a High Tech Underground Park

01/25/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Encouraged by the success of New York City's High Line - an outdoor walking park constructed on an abandoned railroad bed - developers are now proposi...
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Last comment 01/29/2015 by Unredundant

The Greenest Space in NYC is Underground

12/31/2014 by HUSH
I swear, I try to make my blog posts as relatable as possible. That often means trying not to write about New York City-centric events, but this nat...
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Last comment 01/05/2015 by reward54
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Construction Tools & Equipment

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"Hungary" for More Heft

02/17/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Hungary is about to become home to one of the world's largest and most powerful all terrain cranes. Armed with a 56 m main boom and what's being calle...
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Earth Movers Make Way for James Bond Film Studio

09/20/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Pinewood Studios is a British film company best known for its James Bond action movies. Now the firm is breaking ground near Atlanta, GA for an an...
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Last comment 09/22/2014 by adreasler

Under Your Home

06/15/2014 by Chelsey H
Have you ever thought about what was under your house? In London, many people are finding still-functioning digging machines in the hidden depths un...
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Plant & Facilities Engineering

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Sensing the Future of Smart Buildings and Transportation

02/10/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
An article at makes the point that deploying sensor-enabled IoT nodes to monitor infrastructure elements such as bridges a...
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Transition from Manager Mode to Leadership Level

01/18/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Your job title may say manager, but are you also a leader? It's a loaded question, especially if you believe you are a leader but feedback from em...
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Last comment 01/19/2015 by facilitiesmgr

BYOD Enhances Performance But Requires Data Protection

11/17/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
It's more than a catchy acronym - bring your own device (BYOD) represents a growing movement in industrial facilities that allows employees to gat...
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HVAC Movie Stars

09/28/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Bruce Willis crawling through air ducts in Die Hard. Nerve gas getting released into the HVAC system in 24. Scores of movies where ducts are used fo...
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Last comment 09/29/2014 by Hilton

Where are the Techs?

08/28/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Business is booming in the HVAC industry as efficient new designs, wireless thermostat installations, upgrades to attain LEED certification, and o...
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Last comment 08/30/2014 by markar

Not Licensed? Not Cool!

07/29/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Unlicensed HVAC contractors are more than just an annoyance; they're actually doing so much damage that the industry's credibility is under threat...
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Last comment 08/01/2014 by Tom_Consulting
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Water Chiller Performance Calulations-Basic Cycle

12/10/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Water chillers are commonly employed to chill water for air conditioning systems. This chilled water is circulated thru cooling coils. Air is passed o...
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Conquering Information Overload

11/19/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Who isn't battling Information Overload? According to Daniel Levitin, McGill University psychology professor " Americans took in five times as much...
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Corrosion Analysis: Understanding the Equipment

11/05/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Back again. Today we'll discuss the third step in the corrosion evaluation/mitigation process 1. Identify the corrosion mechanism. 2. Understand the...
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Reshoring Gains Momentum

10/29/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Earlier this month we highlighted a BCG study ("The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing") showing the dramatic changes in manufacturing competi...
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Trane Introduces HFO1233zd in Series E Centrifugal Chillers

10/22/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Trane introduced the first chiller using R1233zd at the Chillventa Expo last week in Italy. Air conditioning manufacturers are scrambling to comply wi...
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Manufacturing Cost Competitiveness is Changing Worldwide

10/10/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Boston Consulting Group, BCG, just released a "must read" report "The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing" if your company manufactures in mult...
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