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Commissioning

Quickly developing a recommissioning or repurposing strategy for a hospital to combat COVID-19 takes the right people and the right tools. Courtesy: CannonDesign
Business of Engineering May 20, 2020

Guidance for reopening decommissioned healthcare facilities to accommodate COVID-19 patients

Healthcare organizations across the country are facing an unprecedented need for safe and additional spaces for COVID-19 care, which is leading to some looking at decommissioned healthcare facilities.

By Andrew Larson
Tracey Jumper, CCP, 38
Events and Awards May 14, 2020

2020 40 Under 40: Tracey Jumper, CCP, 38

Corporate Director of Commissioning, EMCOR Services/Mesa Energy Systems, Las Vegas; Bachelor of Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

By Chris Vavra and Amara Rozgus
Fiona Martin McCarthy, PE, QCxP, BEAP, LEED AP O+M, 34
Events and Awards May 14, 2020

2020 40 Under 40: Fiona Martin McCarthy, PE, QCxP, BEAP, LEED AP O+M, 34

Project Manager, Grumman/Butkus Associates, Evanston, Ill.; BS Mechanical Engineering, MS Renewable & Clean Energy, University of Dayton

By Chris Vavra and Amara Rozgus
Josh VandenEnde, PE, PMP, CxA, 32
Events and Awards May 14, 2020

2020 40 Under 40: Josh VandenEnde, PE, PMP, CxA, 32

Senior Electrical Engineer, Apogee Consulting Group P.A., Fort Collins, Colo.; BS Construction Engineering & Management, North Carolina State University

By Chris Vavra and Amara Rozgus
Courtesy: DLR Group
Business of Engineering May 8, 2020

Ask an expert: COVID-19 advice from Ruairi M. Barnwell

Both engineering and business topics are covered in this Q&A with Ruairi M. Barnwell

By Ruairi M. Barnwell, HBDP, LEED AP
Courtesy: CxEnergy
Energy Management April 21, 2020

Video: Is an Audit & Retro-Cx an Rx for Energy Savings?

Learn how some energy management companies fail to achieve their goals, while others exceed them and what techniques they use to achieve success

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
Courtesy: CxEnergy
HVAC April 14, 2020

Video: IoT and Cloud Computing Meet ASHRAE to Deliver Productivity and Energy Savings

IoT and cloud computing technologies enable pervasive building intelligence which improves indoor air quality (IAQ), occupant health and productivity while reducing energy usage,

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
Courtesy: CxEnergy
Commissioning April 7, 2020

Video: Challenges of Phased Projects from the Commissioning Perspective

There are challenges for the commissioning process with projects that have a phased turnover scheduled, but there are ways to mitigate them.

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Business of Engineering April 3, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: April 3, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Falklands.

By Morrissey Goodale
Courtesy: CxEnergy
Commissioning March 31, 2020

Video: Commissioning in the Building Codes

Commissioning has been increasingly integrated into codes and standards and there are tools commissioning authorities and code officials can use to support compliance with these codes.

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)