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Light My Firehouse? Illuminart Provides Lighting Design for Foundation Hotel Housed Inside Former Detroit Fire Dept. HQ

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 25, 2017 10:37:47 AM

Repurposed Detroit Fire Department HQ Highlights Detroit's Past and Future

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Topics: Historic Renovation, Architectural Lighting Design, LED Lighting

MEP Design Engineers Make a Case for Perimeter Radiant Heating for an Historic Renovation Project

Posted by George Hopkins

May 11, 2016 12:33:42 PM

Occupant Comfort in an Office Setting

One of the biggest headaches building owners experience is occupant complaints about thermal comfort. In new construction, there is a high level of control over the building envelope and perimeter issues are more easily dealt with.  In the renovation of existing and historic structures, there are often additional challenges, particularly where the space is used for either enclosed or open offices at the perimeter. One way to ward off the office grumbles associated with being too cold is by including perimeter radiant heat. 

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Topics: Office, MEP, Renovation, Perimeter Radiant Heating, Historic Renovation

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