Reopening your library? Ensure the HVAC system can provide the safest air possible

By Jeff Oke  Like other facilities, libraries across the U.S. are beginning to reopen to the public as COVID-19 vaccinations continue to expand and state and local restrictions are eased. After more than a year of being shut down, however, owners need to ensure their mechanical infrastructure is operating correctly and that certain measures are in place to help mitigate the transmission

The essential engineer: Finding beneficial solutions for clients and communities

By Mark Bellon  The COVID-19 pandemic has brought challenges to nearly every workplace and home across the country, and for many of us, those challenges have become opportunities for adaptation and development.     Whether it’s having your entire workforce work from home for the first time or figuring out how to decontaminate a large facility to continue serving clients, the pandemic