CxAlloy® is cloud-based software that ensures building quality from laying the foundation through daily operations. CxAlloy offers enterprise applications engineered for design and construction project management, commissioning, building maintenance, and energy and sustainability management.
Facility Commissioning Group
Facility Commissioning Group (FCG) is a Lexington, Kentucky based engineering firm created specifically for and dedicated solely to providing independent third-party direct for owner commissioning services executed by highly qualified certified personnel led by licensed Professional Engineers in our Lexington office and Indiana Registered Architect in our Indianapolis branch office. FCG’s experience includes over 575 facilities commissioned since 1998 ranging from aircraft hangers and stadiums to K-12 schools, from universities to research facilities to commercial headquarters and distribution centers to domiciles to 195 LEED projects of all building types. FCG is a national leader with a solid reputation in the commissioning industry.
International Commissioning Engineers (ICE)
Our mission is to ensure that Owners receive the highest quality construction, environmentally safe and energy efficient buildings as possible stopping building failure, which is a concern of all building owners. ICE commissioning programs are customized to prevent those concerns. ICE’s in house teams are comprised of one or more of the following professionals: registered professional engineer (mechanical, electrical); registered field testing engineer; industrial hygienist. This provides the owner a core independent team who can perform and understand all phases of field testing and design theory along with the professional capability to identify problems and provide solutions. These teams will perform on going inspections with hands on verification and conduct monthly commissioning review meetings. ICE is capable of providing continuing multidiscipline expertise to oversee or perform the mechanical, electrical, control, hydronic, building pressurization and life safety system performance testing. Our hands-on approach provides the Owners and the Owner’s operations personnel an independently tested and fully commissioned quality facility that will work efficiently for many years.
Our highly qualified staff can meet all your HVAC servicing needs. If you own or operate a commercial building, Penn Air can save you thousands of dollars on your energy bills and improve your indoor air quality effectively and efficiently. Incorporated in 1973, our staff includes certified technicians and senior level professional engineers. The client base spans government, industrial/commercial and healthcare sectors and includes more than 60,000 projects. We are members of AABC, ACG, AIHA< ASHRAE, IKECA, NADCA and the USGBC.
TLC Engineering for Architecture
TLC Engineering for Architecture is a dynamic engineering and energy services firm with a diversity of talent, expertise and skill to deliver projects that span major markets around the world. With more than 60 years of experience, 11 offices, over 320 employees, and a commitment to help our clients design and operate high-performance buildings, TLC ranks among the largest and most respected engineering and commissioning firms in the nation.
TMCx Solutions, LLC
In 1998, TMCx Solutions was born with a special purpose; to apply real world engineering based, problem solving skills into a new field called Building Commissioning. The early adoption of this quality assurance process that has become “Business as Usual” for a huge percentage of buildings constructed in the past two decades, set TMCx into an influential role as to what the Commissioning Process is today. TMCx blends their problem solving expertise and a collaborative management approach, into the basic quality assurance process provided by Commissioning. The natural outcome of this blend is a consistent turn-over of successful buildings.
Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With $15 billion in combined revenue and a talent force more than 74,000 strong, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management for business, industrial, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors.
NV5 is a nationally recognized Commissioning (Cx), Retro-Commissioning(RCx) and Monitoring Based Commissioning (MBCx) services provider. With more than 100 offices nationally and abroad, NV5 has supported a variety of clients in their facility improvement and energy efficiency goals for over 22 years. We have delivered over 2,300 commissioning assignments with construction budgets ranging from $50,000 to $1.2 B.
NV5 provides engineering and consulting services to public and private sectors, delivering solutions through five business verticals: Construction Quality Assurance, Infrastructure, Energy, Program Management, and Environmental. The firm is a charter member of and maintains a corporate sustaining membership with the Building Commissioning Association and has also been a corporate sustaining member of the U.S. Green Building Council for over 15 years.
Smith Seckman Reid provides comprehensive engineering design and facility consulting services that consistently meet these expectations. SSR professionals offer a full range of engineering system designs and consulting services required by today’s complex facilities. Our team focuses on providing system solutions that are operationally flexible, efficient, and sustainable.
United Testing and Balancing Inc.
Since 1976, UTAB, Inc. has performed testing, adjusting and balancing for projects of all sizes and complexities. We are an AABC certified firm with the ability and experience to partner with Cx agents who need timely and accurate performance data for their commissioning needs.
AKF provides a full range of professional engineering services to support and enhance the built environment. This includes HVAC, electrical, plumbing & sanitary engineering, and fire/life safety engineering. The firm has continued to evolve and expand our services and reach throughout the United States and abroad.
BalanceCx is a powerful cloud-based Building System Analytics (BSA) platform and for energy monitoring in facilities. BalanceCx software can track thousands of points throughout facilities and provide real-time data and actionable results for owners, maintenance staff, and building engineers. This allows on-site operators to optimize system performance, benchmark that performance against defined energy goals, and identify problems much faster than otherwise possible. Our staff can offer an affordable look at the big picture of facilities to help owners and operators identify their total cost of ownership.
Clipboard/Field Inspections Plus
Clipboard is a project management solution for TAB and CxA Professionals. Clipboard can help manage many aspects of your operation. For the TBE’s and office management, Clipboard gives you a window into real time project completion as it happens. Deficiency tracking with Vivid Color photos give owners and engineers the exact picture of what is happening in the field. Clipboard is a field technicians best friend, allowing them to use laptops, cell phones or tablets to complete their reports.
Dwyer Instruments, Inc.
Holding over 650 technical patents, Dwyer Instruments is a global leader in designing and manufacturing controls, sensors, and instrumentation solution to the HVAC market. Investing in state-of-the-art R&D facilities for best-in-class product testing and verification has not only kept Dwyer relevant for over 85 years, it has also kept us on the cutting-edge of product development. Using the most advanced computer modeling software to simulate real world situations helps Dwyer to create more accurate measurement techniques in our products. Innovative product designs have been recognized by industry experts; most recently for the SMART Air Hood® and Hydronic Differential Pressure Manometer.
Facilio is a unified suite of facilities management software that harnesses IoT and Machine Learning to manage building operations, maintenance and sustainability performance, in real-time, across portfolio of buildings. Facilio was founded in March 2017 by 3 industry veterans from Zoho. The founders each have industry experience of close to 2 decades, in SaaS, IoT and Telecom software. Facilio helps building owners and FM companies to centrally gain control and visibility, and manage everyday building operations efficiently, and sustainably. In short, it is Facilities on Autopilot or Buildings on Autopilot. This all-in one app suite touches upon the lives all of the stakeholders of the buildings, be it the FM teams, senior level management, ground staff as well as the occupants, us. Facilio in its journey to enrich built environment through sustainable practices and intelligent operations aims to be the leader in modern building operations space in a true sense.
Facility Grid is a comprehensive, mobile, cloud-based Commissioning Platform that increases the productivity of commissioning agents, streamlines processes and record keeping, and provides owners with a database of building information for compliance, maintenance, and re-commissioning. Facility Grid delivers streamlined commissioning process, increased Cx Authority productivity, project transparency, workflow intelligence, and a library of standardized Cx documents and templates. With Facility Grid, commissioning agents, facility managers, architects, engineers, contractors, maintenance personnel , and corporate administrators can collaborate more efficiently. This opens the door to efficiencies in all phases of the facility management process.
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
A multi-market, multi-discipline professional service firm, Hanson Professional Services Inc. is a single source for engineering, commissioning, planning and management services. We have a pro-active ‘Hands On’ approach to working with clients, doing what it takes to bring about our Clients’ success.
Hanson provides a variety of commissioning, energy, and sustainability services, including: facility and system assessments, commissioning for new and existing facilities, energy audits and studies, energy modeling, measurement and verification (M&V) and various planning and consulting services for energy roadmaps and sustainability management plans.
ONICON Incorporated / Air Monitor Corporation
As industry leaders in the field of HVAC utility measurement, ONICON and Air Monitor are committed to providing you with the highest quality instrumentation for your flow and energy measurement requirements. We offer multiple technologies to help make your Hydronic utility and airflow measurement projects a complete success.
RMF Engineering, Inc. is a Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Civil and Structural consulting firm specializing in building and infrastructure engineering. RMF is nationally recognized for the analysis, planning, design and commissioning of complex buildings and campus utility generation and distribution systems. RMF’s core design principles revolve around creating energy efficient environments by changing the way facilities use energy to reduce operating costs and benefit the environment. Through our commissioning, energy auditing and condition assessment services, RMF’s expert staff develop creative and cost effective solutions for technologically flexible and ecologically responsible facilities.
Senseware is a full-stack IoT solution of hardware, software and cloud data. Our out-of-the-box smart building solution offers building owners, operators, facility managers, and energy and sustainability consultants a simple way to integrate, monitor and control building systems from Building Management Systems (BMS) to mechanical and environmental systems. The real-time data that Senseware provides, gives customers a comprehensive view of the building portfolio status anytime and anywhere. Senseware empowers customers to bridge the gap to solutions covering energy conservation, water conservation, indoor air quality monitoring, predictive maintenance, failure detection, and more.
Ameritech Data Solutions
Test and Balance Operations and Production Tracking Software (TABopts) was developed specifically for the TAB and Commissioning industry. With the full version of TABopts software, you can operate your entire company. Modules include Reporting, Estimation, Quotation, Project Tracking, Job Costing, Asset Tracking, Invoicing and much more. All of our modules use software that you are already familiar with such as MS Access, MS Excel, MS Word, and MS Outlook. Reporting and tracking is now easier than ever with your customized system of TABopts modules. Automation of repetitive tasks happen with the click of a button in the various Microsoft® Office products.
BAS Services & Graphics, LLC
Founded in 2004, BASSG has been an innovator in Building Automation Technology and BAS Analytics delivery that reduce implementation and facility management energy costs.Through in-house developed easy-to-deploy, multi-system software tools, BASSG branded OEM products and multiple distributorships, BASSG can be a one-stop provider for everything BAS at unbeatable value, significantly lowering implementation and maintenance costs. BASSG was recognized by 2013 ControlTrends Awards as a nominee and a finalist in one of the categories. Experience BASSG difference, contact us for a demo or more information and see how you can save on your BAS implementation and/or building management costs.
B.E.S. Plus Tech, LLC
B.E.S. Plus Tech provides cloud-based software services for facility performance analytics, systems documentation, and commissioning process management. Formed as a subsidiary of Building Energy Sciences, the company’s personnel possess experience in mechanical engineering, commissioning, data analysis, and software development that formulates a unique perspective in the use and development of online software. B.E.S. Plus Tech provides software solutions that enable users to perform existing services more effectively and efficiently, open opportunities to expand service offerings, and differentiate a company from the competition.
BuildingFit is a comprehensive energy performance platform. Through our range of services and analytic tools, you can use it to monitor facility and operational data, detect energy savings and optimization opportunities, verify operational sequences, and lock in performance and savings over time. BuildingFit grew out of an energy engineering firm with 30 years of experience. After supporting retrocommissioning, commissioning and monitoring-based commissioning projects, BuildingFit now offers its services to other engineering firms, controls contractors, service providers, and directly to clients.
Building Start is an enterprise mobile workflow management platform. Combining a centralized cloud based project management platform and a mobile, offline workflow and audit trail system that allows you to assign and sequence tasks on a construction project. By defining roles of various contractors and the work effort to install, startup and commission equipment and assets, Building Start allows a consistent, repeatable process for helping ensure building systems are installed correctly and work per their original design intent.
CopperTree Analytics is a provider of building analytics software, specializing in taking building data and turning it into actionable insights. We help our customers operate buildings more efficiently through our Kaizen analytics software, resulting in time and resource savings for facility managers, and cost savings for building owners.
ecoOPERA Systems Inc.
ecoOpera Systems Inc. is an engineering software company providing solutions for facility energy management, active energy efficiency monitoring and performance optimization. The ecoOpera software solution is a comprehensive enterprise Energy Management Information System driven by EcoCEO™, unique energy intelligence engine. EcoCEO™ is foundation for supporting energy management activities related to achieving continual improvements in facility energy, operational and cost performance.
Developed as a fully configurable and scalable solution. EcoCEO™ allows for comprehensive Energy Monitoring. Targeting and Reporting (MT&R) and enhanced support for Energy Management. Measurement and Verification. Operations and Maintenance, Commissioning and Re-commissioning and other custom processes through data acquisition and archiving analysis and reporting.
Electro Industries/GaugeTech, a leader in sub-metering and power monitoring, manufactures products that reliably track energy usage and identify inefficiencies, while offering the latest technology in remote monitoring and self-calibration.
EMAT (Efficient Mobile Auditing Technologies) provides tablet-to-cloud solutions for energy auditors and organizations who want to significantly decrease the time and costs of conducting audits, while at the same time increasing audit quality and efficiency. EMAT’s cutting-edge technology streamlines the entire auditing process – preparation, data collection, data organization and analysis, and report development – allowing EMAT users to save money, do more with less, and improve their bottom line. The EMAT system was designed by energy auditors for energy auditors. In addition to providing world class technology, EMAT also provides extremely cost-effective audit services and consulting services, including audit report generation.
EnergyPrint uses energy utility data to generate macro-level business insight across buildings and portfolios. EnergyPrint works directly with utilities to gather, input and validate data—providing an administrative solution that reduces time and engineering expense for building owners, and the professionals who serve them. We integrate our data services and web application into our customers’ businesses, powering solutions to help Find, Track & Prove energy savings and efficiency improvements in commercial buildings nationally. EnergyPrint is an ENERGY STAR® partner.
Evergreen Telemetry is dedicated to doubling the productivity of industrial technicians in HVAC, TAB, building commissioning, building automation, process control, weather monitoring, and other applications. These challenging work environments demand faster, smaller, and more convenient tools.
EXAKOM develops and markets PLUTO – a software product for energy managers designed for collecting, transforming and effectively managing energy analysis in multiple views. Energy Managers can now easily aggregate local and remote IoT data from any kind of sensors and devices and create advanced reporting and live monitoring applications. PLUTO ‘s main benefits are that it is very intuitive and simple to use, yet fast and robust. Due to its innovative design using the latest technologies, it can run on windows 64-bit machine or in the Cloud. PLUTO has hundreds of references in both the industrial and building automation market. These users rely on PLUTO to provide them with the best energy analysis so that they can make the right and effective decisions based on the right information. PLUTO can be downloaded and used for 40 days as a trial license Free of Charge.
Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our full suite of Assurance, Testing, Inspection, and Certification (A.T.I.C.) services ensures that Intertek has the capabilities and expertise necessary to provide comprehensive solutions throughout each stage of the project lifecycle. We are a specialized provider of building enclosure commissioning, consulting, and performance verification testing for new construction and existing building projects. Our diverse team includes architects, engineers and enclosure experts encompassing a wide variety of disciplines, licenses and expertise with decades of experience in design, consulting, testing, and evaluation of building enclosure components and systems.
National Fenestration Rating Council
NFRC is a nonprofit, educational organization that provides people with the tools and information they need to choose the windows, doors, and skylights that will make their homes and buildings more comfortable and more energy efficient while contributing to green building and sustainability.
NuEnergen is the leading expert in energy management, consulting and solutions. Through personalized service, strategic guidance, insights, analytics, context and clarity across our clients, we partner for results.
Onset HOBO data loggers are used in a range of energy monitoring applications, including building energy audits, M&V, and building commissioning studies. Featured products will include our Bluetooth-enabled temp/RH and CO2 loggers for ease of operation, seamless data access, and efficient data collection and management. With BLE, environmental data is transmitted wirelessly from data loggers to mobile devices. Users can conveniently download, configure and manage data remotely from 100 feet away without ever coming into contact with the logger—ideal for limited-access areas. Stop by and see all our HOBO USB and BLE data loggers for monitoring building performance.
RCI is an international association of building envelope consultants whose members specialize in design, investigation, repair, and management of roofing, exterior wall, and waterproofing systems. Many further specialize in forensic investigation, expert witness testimony and construction document preparation. At 3,500 members strong, the association’s members can be found throughout the United States and Canada.
SkyFoundry’s SkySpark analytics platform automatically analyzes data from building automation systems, metering systems and other smart devices to identify issues, patterns, deviations, faults and opportunities for operational improvements and cost reduction. SkySpark is an open platform enabling data from a wide range of sources to be continuously analyzed, helping building owners, operators and engineers “find what matters” in the vast amount of data produced by their equipment systems. SkySpark is an ideal fit for commissioning and M&V applications.
Spirotherm offers high efficiency air and dirt separators for open and closed hydronic systems. We have documented worldwide success for 40+ years in maximizing fluid system thermal performance and efficiency by removing 100% of free and entrained air, up to 99.6% of dissolved air, and particles down to 5 microns. Case studies detail increased system Delta T’s, increased chiller plant output, reduced pump speed/energy usage, lengthened equipment life, reduced chemical treatment costs, and reduced overall system Total Cost of Ownership in chilled water, heating hot water, and glycol systems after the removal of insulating and corrosive air from the system.
Triacta Power Solutions
Triacta Power Solutions designs and manufactures high-end, revenue grade energy management meters for multi-unit commercial, institutional and residential applications.
Triacta recently released Triacta GATEWAY™, a highly accurate, best-in-class metering and data acquisition device. GATEWAY™ is a multi-point electrical submetering platform that can also act as the backbone for building systems information acquisition (electricity, gas, water). Long known for its high-reliability, revenue-grade, multi-protocol submetering products, Triacta’s meters have been easily and successfully deployed by submetering companies, property owners, building system integrators, and local distribution companies since 2003.
TSI Energy Solutions
TSI Energy Solutions has been inspecting buildings since 1980. We have experienced technicians who perform Whole Building Air Leakage Tests, Water Leak Detection, Nuclear & Infrared Roof Moisture Surveys, and Thermographic Scans of Building Envelopes. We have inspected over 100 large commercial buildings in just the last 2 years, including Whole Building Air Leakage tests of buildings over 120,000 sf! Our professional inspections and reporting will exceed your expectations!
TSI is an industry leader in precision measurement instrumentation for measuring HVAC system performance, IAQ and particulates within an occupied space to ensure comfort, safety and energy efficiency. TSI offers a full line of ventilation test instruments including high-performance air velocity meters, micromanometers, capture hoods and indoor air quality meters, all of which enhance effectiveness on the job site, saving you time and money.
The Business Council for Sustainable Energy
The Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) is a coalition of companies and trade associations from the energy efficiency, natural gas and renewable energy sectors, and also includes investor-owned utilities, public power, independent power producers, project developers, equipment manufacturers, and environmental and energy market service providers. Established in 1992, the Council advocates for policies that expand the use of commercially-available clean energy technologies, products and services. Download Sustainable Energy in America Factbook 2018 edition for the latest industry information.
Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA)
CABA is an international not-for-profit industry association dedicated to the advancement of intelligent home and intelligent building technologies. CABA is supported by an international membership of nearly 400 companies involved in the education, design, manufacture, installation and retailing of products relating to home automation and building automation. CABA also encourages the development of industry standards and protocols, and leads cross-industry initiatives. CABA has a collaborative research program which brings members together to fund and direct market research for both large building technologies and home systems.
National Institute of Building Sciences
The National Institute of Building Sciences is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that successfully brings together representatives of government, the professions, industry, labor and consumer interests, and regulatory agencies to focus on the identification and resolution of problems and potential problems that hamper the construction of safe, affordable structures for housing, commerce and industry throughout the United States. Authorized by the U.S. Congress, the Institute provides an authoritative source and a unique opportunity for free and candid discussion among private and public sectors within the built environment. The Institute’s mission to serve the public interest is accomplished by supporting advances in building sciences and technologies for the purpose of improving the performance of our nation’s buildings while reducing waste and conserving energy and resources.
U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
The mission of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is to create and sustain American leadership in the transition to a global clean energy economy. Its vision is a strong and prosperous America powered by clean, affordable, and secure energy. To date, third-party evaluations have assessed one-third of EERE’s research and development portfolio and found that an EERE taxpayer investment of $12 billion has already yielded an estimated net economic benefit to the United States of more than $230 billion, with an overall annual return on investment of more than 20%.
Society of American Military Engineers
The Society of American Military Engineers leads collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges. Founded in 1920, SAME unites public and private sector individuals and organizations from across the architecture, engineering, construction, environmental and facility management, cyber security, project planning, contracting and acquisition, and related disciplines in support of national security.
SAME provides its more than 30,000 members extensive opportunities for training, education and professional development through a robust offering of conferences, workshops, networking events and publications. With a multi-disciplined membership, SAME bridges the gaps between critical stakeholders to help secure our nation.
Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP)
The Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP) is a public interest organization promoting greater energy efficiency in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. SWEEP focused initially on utility energy efficiency policy and programs along with the promotion of combined heat and power systems. Programs on buildings and transportation efficiency were subsequently added. In 2010, SWEEP initiated new programs to improve energy efficiency in the industrial sector, and provide technical assistance to states, counties and cities. SWEEP collaborates with utilities, state agencies, local governments, environmental groups, universities, private businesses, and other energy specialists.
USGBC Nevada Chapter
USGBC Nevada Chapter is the local voice of the U.S. Green Building Council and their members are key to raising awareness about green building in the state of Nevada. Over 300 members and volunteers work in a diverse array of fields such as design, construction, building materials, education, hospitality, manufacturing, utilities, renewable energy and government. They provide the critical committee work, coordinate events and education programs for credential maintenance and help further our mission and vision.
Since 1999 AutomatedBuildings.com has been an online magazine and web resource. We provide the news and connection to the community of change agents that are creating our present definition of smart, intelligent, integrated, connected, green, and converged large buildings. Our virtual magazine and web resource provides a searchable platform for discussion and exchange while creating opportunities for B2B for all new and existing stakeholders.
Chiller & Cooling Best Practices Magazine
Chiller & Cooling Best Practices is a technical magazine dedicated to discovering Energy and Water Savings in industrial, institutional and commercial chiller and cooling tower systems. Our editorial focus is on case studies and technical articles where application and system knowledge drives technology selection, creating savings in projects delivering excellent ROI’s.
Our readers embrace Sustainability as a profitable business opportunity also benefiting the environment. We believe the process cooling and HVAC installed base to be at a tipping point – one where “energy and water retrofits” will fuel a new era of market growth. Our content encourages engineering specifications to be written to accommodate more varied cooling technology and control combinations to better address varying demand profiles.
Coowor.com is a specialized B2B website for HVACR international trade, involving 12 categories and over 300 subcategories. Buyers can purchase a full range of HVACR products, including air conditioning equipment, refrigeration fittings, refrigeration equipment & tools, heating & ventilation equipments, automotive air conditioners, etc. Now Coowor.com has over 1000 HVACR companies and provides more specialized, accurate and detailed services for Coowor members.
The Journal of Energy Efficiency and Reliability reaches more than 21,000 subscribers. BPA audited and published 7 times annually, Distributed Energy explores solutions for increasing energy self-reliance, including onsite power generation – both standby and prime – energy storage, efficient lighting and HVAC, energy management systems, and related technologies and processes.
Facility Executive is the one stop source for information on quality operation, design, and maintenance of facilities. Facility Executive offers a shared community of facility management experts who explore and analyze issues that affect your facility and its environment. Facility Executive is written and edited for corporate facility executives in all industry and service sectors whose responsibilities include purchasing, planning and approving products, services and materials for facility operations.
Green HVACR is the only HVACR magazine dedicated to sustainability and high performance. Available in print and online, the publication highlights the best energy efficient solutions for the HVACR industry. Green HVACR aims to educate contractors, engineers, and wholesalers on new HVACR products and technology by providing essential industry news and expert columns.
IQS Directory offers numerous distinct advantages over Google, Bing, and other general search engines: very targeted search results powered by five technology patents; detailed manufacturer descriptions including contact details, website links, RFQs, and customer reviews; visual supplier previews available directly within search results; and searching by targeted geographic region.
Navigant Research is a market research and consulting team that provides in-depth analysis of global clean technology markets. The team’s research methodology combines supply-side industry analysis, end-user primary research and demand assessment, and deep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of these industry sectors. Emerging technology markets are inherently rife with uncertainty and risk. Navigant Research provides its clients with market intelligence designed to clarify investment and expansion opportunities for industry participants.
retrofit is a publication dedicated exclusively to the retrofit and renovation market. It’s the premier source for information, tools and insight to help renovate existing structures into cost-effective spaces that meet today’s high demand for overall building performance, optimum energy compliance and enhanced aesthetic value.
Consulting-Specifying Engineer is a print and online publication serving the nonresidential building industry. It covers mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire/life safety engineering for commercial, industrial, government, health care, and high-tech buildings. Consulting-Specifying Engineer is published by CFE Media LLC. CFE Media LLC publishes Consulting-Specifying Engineer, Control Engineering, and Plant Engineering reach more than 1.4 million subscribers via print and online media. CFE Media LLC publishes a wide range of weekly and monthly e-newsletters, as well as videos, webcasts, blogs, and live and virtual events on www.csemag.com, www.controleng.com, and www.plantengineering.com.
AABC Commissioning Group
The AABC Commissioning Group (ACG) is a non-profit association dedicated to the advancement of independent third-party building commissioning, and is the world’s largest group of certified commissioning authorities. Earlier this year, the Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA) program has achieved accreditation by ANSI. The CxA credential is also now a recognized certification by the Department of Energy’s Better Buildings® Workforce Guidelines program, ensuring that the CxA is considered an approved commissioning credential for all federally funded projects.
Energy Management Association
The Energy Management Association (EMA) is dedicated to advancing the quality of energy management services for the benefit of the building owner. EMA provides comprehensive training and education for energy management professionals, building owners, and other industry professionals. The Energy Management Professional (EMP) exam has been modified to align with the scheme contained in the Department of Energy’s Better Buildings® Workforce Guidelines. EMA is in the process of applying for recognition in the program for its EMP Certification, which is expected within a year.
Associated Air Balance Council
AABC establishes industry standards for the field measurement and documentation of HVAC systems and provides education, technical training, and certification for its members. The association’s mission is to identify highly qualified, independent test and balance agencies who are capable of performing work to AABC Standards.