Thought Leadership

How Technology is Transforming the AEC Industry

By Andy Johnson Technology evolves rapidly. Staying current is a challenge—especially as it relates to the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry. Developers and owners can gain an edge by understanding how we currently use technology to save time and money, while ultimately improving facility management processes over the life cycle of a campus or … Continue reading How Technology is Transforming the AEC Industry

Optimizing Airport Operations Through Retro-Commissioning

High Flying Efficiency By William Tippin, DM CMC Airports are like cities—they operate 24/7 and consume a tremendous amount of energy while producing a considerable amount of waste. In fact, an airport’s operations and maintenance (O&M budget) constitutes a significant portion of its overall budget. It is under constant review, particularly in today’s energy conscious … Continue reading Optimizing Airport Operations Through Retro-Commissioning

Building System Training Key to Long-Term Optimized Energy Savings

First Year Building Optimization By David MacLean, CPMP, LEED AP BD+C Facility operators have clear goals – keep occupants comfortable and ensure healthy indoor air quality. It’s a big job that has grown even more challenging with the additional demand for energy optimization. Of course, technology can help…with proper training. Today’s HVAC systems are increasingly … Continue reading Building System Training Key to Long-Term Optimized Energy Savings