Automation, Controls

Research January 10, 2020

2020 HVAC & Building Automation Systems Study

Five of the latest findings from the HVAC & Building Automation Systems report

By Amanda Pelliccione
Automation, Controls December 27, 2019

Advances in building automation

Building automation has seen a tremendous amount of advancement and is changing not only how buildings are managed and operated, but also how they interact with the grid

By Julianne Laue, PE, LEED AP BD+C, BEMP, BEAP, Mortenson, Minneapolis
Automation, Controls December 26, 2019

Lab, research facility design: Building automation and controls

Learn tips on how to design labs and research facilities — some of the most high-tech buildings around

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
System Integration December 3, 2019

Leveraging BIM for improved project coordination, integration

Building information modeling can help construction companies enhance productivity, but it’s not a one-size-fits-all solution

By Amanda Comunale, Victaulic, Easton, Pa.
Automation, Controls November 20, 2019

Ask an expert: Hospitals, health care facilities: Automation and controls

Health care facility designers are expected to keep pace with increasingly complex, advanced engineered systems and features

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Management November 6, 2019

Building Energy Modeling: Present state and progress

A distressingly tiny fraction of building projects use simulation models to inform design.

By Sagar Rao, LEED AP GA
Automation, Controls November 4, 2019

Your questions answered: Division 25 Specification

Questions not answered during the Oct. 22, 2019, webcast on “Division 25 Specification: Live Software Demonstration for Integrated Systems” are answered here

By Brad Bonfiglio, Schneider Electric
Automation, Controls October 29, 2019

Video: FDD Software to Support Monitoring-based Commissioning & Building Optimization

This session explores how advanced energy and building analytics software unlocks the power of BAS data to enable monitoring-based commissioning, giving owners and energy managers the insights to improve energy efficiency, occupant comfort, and equipment longevity.

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
Automation, Controls October 24, 2019

Learning how to engineer colleges, universities better: Automation, controls and technology

Read about emerging trends in college and university buildings, and learn about the emerging trends impacting their design

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Otis Elevator Co. delivered and installed a custom-made glass elevator to carry visitors to the Empire State Building’s 102nd-floor observatory. Courtesy: Otis Elevator Co.
CNC Motion Control October 14, 2019

Glass elevator installed for Empire State Building Observatory

Otis Elevator Co. delivered and installed a custom-made glass elevator to carry visitors to the Empire State Building’s observatory, which was recently renovated.

By Otis Elevator Co.