Lane Coburn & Associate employees have contributed to the industry through participating in professional organizations, providing technical articles to industry leading magazines, contributing to nationally broadcast web casts and participating as a member of the Seattle Department of Planning and Development Electrical Code Committee. Below are links to pages that contain some of the examples of magazine article contributions and participation as an expert panelist in nationally broadcast web casts:

Mission Critical Magazine Oct. 2019

Data centers’ intricate design CSE April 2016

Mision Crirical Facility Design Issues and Legal Ramifications

Sellective Coordination studies for critical environments

The Next Big Thing in Data Centers

MEP Roundtable Shopping around

Specifying generators for mission-critical environments

Specifying generators for mission-critical environments


Datacenter Dynamics-Automatic for the data center

CSE-March 2011 Specifying generators for mission-critical environments

CSE-Aug 2010 "Speaking Of Certifications"

Feb 2010 MEP Roundtable "The nitty-gritty on gensets"

Dec. 2009 CSE Magazine "Redefining the role of the electrical engineers."

CSE Data Center Roundtable


Paralleled Generator System Considerations

Emergency Power Systems for Hospitals:

Heating Calculations - Pure Power Spring 2008

Consulting-Specifying Engineer • JANUARY 2008

Lane Coburn & Associates, LLC. Article From

Lane Coburn & Associates, LLC. Article From BICSI News

bullet EC&M Magazine - June 2007 - "When Lightning Strikes"

EC&M Magazine - June 2007 - "The Basics of Large Dry-Type Transformers"

CSE Magazine - May ,2007 - "UPS Design, Specification Considerations" Click Image to Enlarge to Read Article

CSE Magazine - February ,2007 - "Modeling Electrical Distribution Systems with 3-D CAD" Click Image to Enlarge to Read Article

CSE Magazine - January ,2007 - "EPO or No A Consideration of NEC Articles 645.10 and 685"

EC&M Magazine - September ,2004 - "Beware of Simplistic Fault Current Calculations"

EC&M Magazine - December, 2004 - "Countering the Heating Effects From Troublesome Harmonics".

CSE - Consulting Specifying Engineer Magazine - January, 2005 - "The Electrical Impacts of IBC Fire Pump Criteria"

Pure Power Magazine November, 2004- "PQ Generator Sizing & Code Issues #1"

Pure Power Magazine November, 2006- "Beware of Transformer and Static Transfer Switch Location in Critical

Pure Power Magazine November, 2005- "Be cautious and aware of proper transformer and static transfer
switch location in critical environments"