Automation, Controls

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Automation, Controls December 3, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: November 26 to December 2, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. Product of the Year winners, automated fault detection, environmental conservation, BAS replacements and commissioning giants.

By Chris Vavra
Automation, Controls November 16, 2021

Five steps to BAS replacements

Replacement of building automation systems can follow the process and precision of medical surgery

By Christian Nazon
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Automation, Controls November 12, 2021

Tap into a building automation system’s data and maximize investment

It’s possible to marry the old building automation system with newer pieces of mechanical equipment, gaining functionality and efficiency without having to replace the entire automation system

By Bob Swanger
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Automation, Controls October 13, 2021

Changes to controls and automation in the manufacturing, industrial building market

Several changes to the design of automation and building controls in the manufacturing and industrial buildings are covered here by the experts

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Automation, Controls September 28, 2021

Engineering with automated fault detection and diagnostics

Building engineers and commissioning professionals can use automated fault detection and diagnostics, which has been more commonly used to save building energy and facilitate predictive maintenance

By Jiajun Liao and Victor Saeh
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Automation, Controls September 3, 2021

Managing BIM workflow and improving the process

Building information modeling (BIM) is a workflow and acts as a combination of those three words that make up the acronym during the design process.

By David Butts
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Automation, Controls July 22, 2021

How to design controls, automation in government buildings

In this Q&A with multiple experts, learn how to design building automation systems and controls for government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Automation, Controls July 6, 2021

How pandemics affect automation, controls in building design

COVID-19 affected engineers and building professionals’ designs in many ways, including building automation systems and controls

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Automation, Controls May 25, 2021

Specifying BAS in manufacturing, warehouse buildings

Warehouse, manufacturing and logistics facilities need engineering experts to specify various building automation systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Automation, Controls April 29, 2021

How to design data centers: Building automation systems

An expert panel provides engineering and design tips about building automation systems, control and technology in this Q&A

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer