The Design-Build Institute of America recently announced the release of “Design-Build Done Right: Universally Applicable Best Practices Applying to Any Project Type, in Any Market Sector, of Any Size."...More
Citing an article in Crain's Chicago Business and a new report by the U.S. Green Building Council, Sustainability Dashboard Tools LLC reports more factories and industrial locations in the United States are going green and doing so at a "remarkable pace."...More
The Design-Build Institute of America and the Society for American Military Engineers recently released a report detailing things that work well, challenges, and proposed solutions in federal project delivery from the perspective of owners....More
Emerson announced an agreement to sell Network Power, provider of critical-infrastructure technologies and life-cycle services for information- and communications-technology systems, to Platinum Equity and a group of co-investors....More
Heating in cold climates has put industry professionals to the test. Many heating systems don’t perform as the temperature drops, causing end users to rely on auxiliary heat, and often on fossil fuels. Advanced heating technology was developed to address these very issues, and heat pumps can now offer impressive performance in even the coldest climates – with no need for auxiliary heat....More
A lot of leading building automations systems (BAS) are touted as being open. But what does that really mean? And does being open mean that building owners and operators are getting the most out of their BAS investments?
During this webinar, Johnson Controls BAS experts will examine the definition of openness and advise on what to look for from a BAS provider when secure interoperability and ease of integration is paramount. Because a unified intelligent infrastructure provides better interoperability so businesses run more efficiently....More