NEBB's Retro-Commissioning seminar and exam is being held July 17 to 20, 2013, in Portland, Ore.
ACG's 9th Annual Conference on Total Building Commissioning will include workshops and certification exams.
NEBB is holding a seminar and exam on building systems at IAPMO's world headquarters in Ontario, Calif., April 10-13, 2013.
An effective commissioning authority must bring far more than technical skills to the project team. Communication skills of all types are key.
Following a thorough commissioning process that incorporates best practices is essential in delivering a building that meets user requirements and design intent.
These are the most common deficiencies or challenges workers face when working on a commissioning project.
Commissioning electrical equipment ideally begins early in the design phase of the project and continues through the completion of functional performance testing.
Commissioning continues to expand to cover more systems, and energy-oriented existing building commissioning is still seen as the future. But a weak economic recovery and concerns about “commissioning lite” leave providers slightly more pessimistic than in 2011.
The complexity of lighting design has made commissioning of lighting controls an essential part of projects.