Media tagged with "Engineering"

Apr
04

Central Plant Design: Three Factors to Consider

Tags: Engineering, Central Plant, IT

Article | HPAC Engineering

When it comes to designing a central plant, there are many factors to consider. Not only does the plant need to operate efficiently, but the equipment arrangement needs to be considered from both an initial construction and a future maintenance perspective.

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Mar
13

Facebook building $2.5B Atlanta-area data center

Tags: Data Center, Engineering

Article | Construction Dive
Water plays a critical role in data center cooling solutions, especially when energy efficiency is a priority, according to Southland Engineering’s Mike Kilkeary.

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Jan
18

ENR Southwest’s 2018 Top Young Professionals

Tags: Forward Thinking, Thought Leadership, Engineering, Southwest

Article | ENR

Southland Industries’ Corey Wallace was recently named as one of Top Young Professionals for ENR Southwest. Wallace serves as a fire protection engineer for all of Southland’s divisions throughout the US. He oversees a group of engineers and designers, providing strategic and operational direction to his company and clients.

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Jan
18

ENR Southwest’s 2018 Top Young Professionals

Tags: Forward Thinking, Thought Leadership, Engineering, Southwest

Article | ENR

Southland Industries’ Corey Wallace was recently named as one of Top Young Professionals for ENR Southwest. Wallace serves as a fire protection engineer for all of Southland’s divisions throughout the US. He oversees a group of engineers and designers, providing strategic and operational direction to his company and clients.

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Jul
26

The Agonies of Building Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Tags: Stadium, Atlanta, Engineering

Article | ENR

Though the essence of the original design remains, some details have changed for the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Southland Industries’ Chris Skoug explain how one early on redesign saved 500-tons of ductwork and $8 million in labor and material costs for the two million square foot stadium.

 
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Mar
05

Engineering Change

Tags: Engineering

Article | In Business Magazine
Southland Engineering launched recently from its parent Southland Industries, one of the nation’s largest MEP (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) building systems experts, with a vision to bring an integrated approach to a discipline that traditionally operates in siloes.

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Nov
04

Clash Detection: Steps on How to Streamline the BIM Clash Resolution Process

Tags: BIM, Engineering

Article | Plumbing Engineer  (October 2016)
Autodesk Navisworks (formerly known as JetStream has become the most commonly used clash detection software in today’s U.S. construction and design-build industry.

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Sep
02

Union Village: Applying BIM/3-D Integrated Workflow

Tags: BIM, Healthcare, Engineering

Article | Healthcare Design Magazine  (August 2016)
One challenge the UHS Henderson Hospital team encountered at the outset of the project, an in-progress building that’s part of the Union Village health village in Henderson, Nevada, was how to allocate optimal time for design in order to meet the customer’s vision, without compromising the scheduled time allotted for the field to complete construction.

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Aug
30

Lean Construction Institute (LCI) New York State

Tags: Event, Engineering, Lean Project Delivery

University of Albany
Husted Hall 106A | Albany, New York

Southland Industries’ Victor Sanvido, Ph.D. will describe the practice of lean project delivery in an interactive presentation, including how to discover and eliminate wasteful processes, achieving a unified workflow, and using lean tools to improve project delivery.

Event
Jun
10

12 Ways to Improve your Revit Plumbing Template

Tags: MEP, BIM, CAD, Engineering

Article | Plumbing Engineer (June 2016)
This year marks a decade since Autodesk expanded its Revit platform to include MEP disciplines. At the time, Revit was already a viable and user-friendly design tool for architects, but many plumbing engineers quickly realized that the transition to Revit MEP, and ultimately the lead from CAD to BIM, would prove to be a challenge.

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