Articles Tagged with ''building automation''

June 13, 2013: InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance Announces New Members

Building Automation Contractor Group Expands Presence in the Northwestern U.S.
June 13, 2013
The InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance™, an international alliance of independent building automation contractors, has expanded its presence in the northwestern United States with the addition of Control Solutions Northwest (CSN) and Utah-Yamas Controls as its newest members.

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June 3, 2013: Commercial, Retail Buildings to Drive Growth of Remote Monitoring

Remote Monitoring Services Gaining Increased Traction
June 3, 2013
Commercial and retail building operators are expected to drive the growth of remote monitoring services in intelligent buildings, accounting for more than 80 percent of the $400 million market in 2016, according to a new study by IMS Research, a part of IHS Inc.

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May 22, 2013: tekmar to Build BACnet Protocol into Its HVAC Systems

May 22, 2013
tekmar Control Systems has joined the ranks of BACnet International as part of its strategy to support system integration. As a silver member, tekmar joins over 80 leading building automation vendors and integrators in pursuing the advancement of BACnet as a standardized communication protocol for interoperable systems.

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April 19, 2013: Shipments of Wireless Controls for Smart Buildings to Exceed 36 Million Units by 2020

April 19, 2013
Wireless technology is now entering the mainstream of the commercial building controls market, according to a new report from Navigant Research. While building automation and controls have been used for decades, wireless enables control without the design and labor challenges involved with running traditional wiring. 

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March 27, 2013: EnOcean Alliance Advances Wireless Standard with New Product Profiles

March 27, 2013
The EnOcean Alliance announced that it is advancing the interoperability between EnOcean-based wireless products from different OEMs with its release of EnOcean Equipment Profiles (EEP) Version 2.5. More than 100 product profiles are now available for developing different energy harvesting wireless solutions. 

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Continental Control Systems LLC: Electric Power Meters

January 21, 2013
The WattNode Revenue line of electric power meters are designed for use in applications requiring revenue-grade accuracy. The meters meet the accuracy requirements of ANSI C12.1 and C12.20 Class 0.5, and support Modbus, BACnet, or LonTalk® communications protocol.

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Beckhoff Automation LLC: Building Automation Master Terminals

December 24, 2012
The KL6781 M-Bus master terminal gathers data on energy consumption in building automation solutions. The master terminal extends its range of energy measurement terminals; electricity, water, gas, or energy meters with M-Bus interfaces can be integrated into the firm’s fieldbus-independent bus terminal system.

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Project Files: Stadium Monitoring

December 10, 2012
For the Tulsa Drillers minor league baseball team, the objective was to install a reliable energy management system to ensure safe, reliable, and comfortable heating and cooling during games and other critical operations.

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Project Files: Rainforest Replica

November 12, 2012
For Zoo Leipzig (Saxony, Germany), the objective was to recreate a rainforest environment at the zoo, providing proper temperatures, humidity, and brightness conditions suitable for 300 animals and 24,000 plants.

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Nov. 9, 2012: Honeywell Acquires Manufacturer of Intelligent Building, Energy Controls

November 9, 2012
Honeywell has announced an agreement to acquire Saia Burgess Controls, a leading provider of intelligent building controls, from Hong Kong-based Johnson Electric for $130 million.

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