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Workplace Interiors

Shedding Light on Post-Pandemic Offices: 8 Items to Consider Updating for Lighting Controls

Lighting fixtures and their associated controls play an integral part in commercial office interior design. An efficient lighting control design can help building owners save money, simplify operations, and improve the comfort and satisfaction of occupants.

Leadership in Building Health and Safety Recognized

ESD’s Willis Tower headquarters has successfully recertified its WELL Health-Safety Rating for another year. (Read More)

Avoiding Hot Water Issues

The January meeting of the American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) Chicago Chapter will feature a presentation on scald prevention due to the industry’s shift away from low-temperature hot water distribution. (Read More)

Smarter Water for Smart Buildings

James Dipping argues it is time to move the monitoring of water safety and temperature out of the mechanical room and place it throughout the plumbing system. (Read More)

How Single Pair Ethernet Can Simplify Your Data Network

Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) is exactly what it sounds like, an Ethernet cable that has one twisted pair of copper conductors rather than the usual four. (Read More)

Wi-Fi 6 Upgrade: The Time is Now

Faster speeds, more stability, better performance, and greater security are just some of the benefits to end user experiences promised by the latest release of 802.11ax, better known as Wi-Fi 6. (Read More)

What is the Future Landscape for Corporate Boardrooms in a Post-Pandemic World?

Close your eyes and imagine the classic, traditional boardroom. What do you see? A long table surrounded by tall-backed leather chairs? A dimly lit space infused with the smell of history and tradition? (Read More)

Squillo to Discuss How New Office Configurations Impact the Spread of Pathogens

In a post-COVID-19 world, many companies are exploring different options to safely return to work. This includes the installation of panels and other physical barriers between desk spaces to stop the spread of pathogens. But how is the effectiveness of these mitigation strategies measured? (Read More)

Lardenoit to Join Panel on Women in Construction

Sessions have been announced and registration is open for next spring’s leading construction, design, and real estate show in the Midwest. (Read More)