Part Maintains Setting and Avoids Repeat Service Calls
April 21, 2014
Modifying an off-the-shelf control knob used in avionic systems stopped repeated service calls for a major maker of commercial rooftop units. Electronic Hardware Corp. (EHC) was able to change its standard PT70 control knob to fit on a small circuit board inside the different HVAC models.
Small- and Medium-Sized Companies Can Schedule and Control HVAC
April 18, 2014
Reliant has teamed up with EnTouch Controls to bring energy management systems to Texas small and medium-sized businesses. Through an easy-to-use controller, business customers have the potential to reduce their electricity usage by 15 percent, according to EnTouch.
Awards Honor Top Performers in the HVAC, Controls, and Building Automation Industries
February 14, 2014
Honeywell announced that it won four Control Trends Awards at the organization’s annual ceremony held in New York City. Honeywell won awards in four different categories including: Building Automation System of the Year, Thermostat of the Year, Marketing Tools and Support, and HVAC Controls Executive of the Year.
BACnet Allows Building Automation, Lighting Control to Work Together, Improve Energy Efficiency
December 26, 2013
The Building Technologies Division of Siemens Industry Inc. and Lutron Electronics have announced a collaborative effort to help make commercial buildings more energy efficient. The Siemens APOGEE® Building Automation System and Lutron Quantum® Total Light Management System can be readily integrated via BACnet.
Company Claims to Have More Than 2.5 Million HVACR Controls Parts in Stock
November 18, 2013
Controls Central has announced a more robust website at ControlsCentral.com. The online HVACR controls store now offers contractors and facility managers automatic reordering capabilities, cross-reference, training videos, “also bought” highlights for each product, and more.
The 32-Story, 1.2 Million-Square-Foot Tower Is Located in Lower Manhattan
November 4, 2013
Automated Logic Corp. (ALC), a leading provider of building automation systems, is providing critical building monitoring and control for Intergate.Manhattan, believed to be the world’s tallest high-rise data center.
Smart Homes Encompass HVAC, Energy Management Systems, Security, Access, and More
October 22, 2013
The global smart homes market is forecast to be worth $51.77 billion by 2020, growing at an estimated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.74 percent from 2013 to 2020, according to a new Smart Homes Market report published by MarketsandMarkets.
October 21, 2013
Controls Group North America (CGNA) has announced the launch of distributor member Temperature Control System’s new website, temperaturecontrolsystems.net. The new website hosts a variety of features including demonstrations, newsletters, credit applications, training, and more.Read More
July 15, 2013
With its eye on the future, the Vermont Community Foundation (VCF), a tax-exempt public charity based in Middlebury, Vt., is developing a plan to decrease its carbon footprint as part of an investment in environmental stewardship.
April 16, 2013
IDC Energy Insights has announced new preliminary survey data indicating that 50 percent of building owner respondents reported that they currently use smart building technologies. Another 33 percent stated they would be using smart building technologies in the next six months to a year.