Transforming a building lobby to be more appealing to tenants and visitors could change the space’s environment in unexpected ways. Window condensation could become a problem if proper planning is ignored. (Learn more about the condensation issues.)
When working on high-performance buildings, designers must consider many major attributes, including energy efficiency, durability, lifecycle performance and occupant productivity.
Randall Ehret will be a co-presenter of the Consulting-Specifying Engineer Webcast “Critical Power: Power Generation Systems in High-Performance Buildings” on Thursday, September 21. He will analyze alternative energy generating systems that could sustain high-performance buildings and discuss applicable codes and standards, among other topics.