Commissioning March 26, 2014

Case study: Retro-commissioning a data center

These examples illustrate how a typical direct M&V process can be conducted in RCx projects.

By Moh Heidari, CEM, CBCP, MSME, AlfaTech Consulting Engineers, San Francisco
Commissioning January 17, 2014

Lighting commissioning: Highlighting code compliance

ASHRAE Standard 90.1 provides guidelines for designing lighting and lighting control systems. Commissioning these lighting systems is a key requirement of the 2010 edition of the code.

By Phillip S. Allen, PE, LEED AP, QCxP, Peter Basso Associates, Troy, Mich.
Commissioning January 14, 2014

Averting a data center legal crisis

Engineers involved in data center design can limit their potential exposure by taking a few simple steps.

By Jocelyn L. Knoll, JD, and Colin Wicker, JD, Dorsey & Whitney LLP, Minneapolis
Commissioning October 29, 2013

Commissioning surges ahead

Building commissioning continues to grow, and engineering firms can benefit from adding the service for clients.

By Amara Rozgus
Commissioning October 21, 2013

The state of commissioning in 2013

Despite challenges both new and old, and an economy that is improved but still not roaring, commissioning firms remain hopeful about the upcoming year.

By Ray Bert and Amanda Thomason, AABC Commissioning Group, Washington, D.C.
Commissioning September 26, 2013

ASHRAE Standard 202 on commissioning released

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 202: Commissioning Process for Buildings and Systems is ASHRAE’s first standard focused on the commissioning process.

Commissioning August 13, 2013

Registration open for ACG commissioning workshop, exam

Registration is open for the next ACG CxA Workshop and Exam, which will be held Sept. 24, 2013, in Washington, D.C.

Commissioning June 27, 2013

Big data archaeology and the consulting engineer

The digital footprint we create today will help anthropologists tomorrow.

By William J. Kosik, PE, CEM, HP Technology Services, Chicago
Commissioning June 13, 2013

Commissioning workshops announced

ACG's CxA workshops and webinars have been scheduled for the rest of 2013.

Commissioning May 29, 2013

NEBB retro-commissioning seminar, exam

NEBB's Technical Retro-Commissioning Seminar and Exam will be held July 17 to 20, 2013.