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01/31/2014
11:52 AM
Whitepaper from WattStopper and Durell Control Systems focuses on system integration in high performance buildings The paper uses case studies to explore how project partners can successfully collaborate with design and construction teams, focusing on two recently completed high performance buildings in London, Ontario, Canada.
01/31/2014
11:51 AM
CommandFusion Announces Upcoming Release of the "Solo" All-In-One Networkable Controller Designed for the home automation and commercial market spaces, the Solo provides all the control ports required for a networked, single room or small installation.
01/31/2014
11:50 AM
Wide range of presentations and events testifying to KNX's role as the leading standard worldwide This year KNX will once again be represented at the light+building trade fair in Frankfurt (30 March - 4 April 2014) in a manner befitting of its status as the world's leading standard for home and building control.
01/31/2014
11:49 AM
ZigBee and 802.15.4 to Drive 43 Percent of Wireless Smart Energy Solutions ZigBee and IEEE 802.15.4 are driving Smart Energy solutions worldwide, according to global technology research firm ON World.
01/31/2014
11:48 AM
DENT Instruments and Setra Systems Announce Joint Development Partnership The Joint Development agreement brings together two leading manufacturers of building automation sensors to expand the market and help customers address the challenges of energy management.
01/31/2014
11:48 AM
Snow Storm Didn't Dampen Spirits at Record-Breaking 2014 AHR Expo in New York City HVACR professionals from all 50 states and over 130 countries braved the elements to see the latest products and technologies on display from over 1,900 exhibiting companies from around the world.
01/31/2014
11:47 AM
BuildingIQ Doubles Revenue in Q4, Strong Finish To A Successful Year Cloud-based energy management software company quadruples recurring revenue throughout the year and saves customers more than $1.5 million in energy costs
01/31/2014
11:47 AM
Shaping a Better World: Arup Deploys Pexip Globally Large-scale enterprise-wide videoconferencing connects professionals
01/31/2014
11:46 AM
Mississippi School Districts Complete Energy Savings Performance Contracts with Schneider Electric Holly Springs and New Albany School Districts retrofit for efficiency and improved learning environments
01/31/2014
11:46 AM
QA Graphics Releases New 3D HVAC Images The library offers a variety of high-end 3D graphics that can be used to develop system graphics that more accurately represent the mechanical equipment in place at a facility.
01/31/2014
11:44 AM
BACnet Web Services Updates and Call for Participation in a Virtual Plugfest The BACnet committee has approved an update to BACnet/web services (WS) to better support more sophisticated needs such as smart grid and energy management.

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01/19/2014

03:08 PM
AHR Expo New York - Jan 21-23 EnOcean Alliance at AHR Expo 2014 - Booth #279. Spartan Peripheral Devices announces Enocean wireless Actuator - Booth #247
01/19/2014
03:07 PM
Onset Announces New Data Logger for Building Performance Monitoring New HOBO UX120-006M Analog Logger provides twice the accuracy of previous models, flexible support for a wide range of sensors
01/19/2014
03:07 PM
Beckhoff Introduces New Multi-touch Panel PCs for "All-in-One" HMI and Control CP26xx Panel PCs deliver multi-touch functionality and automation capability with ARM Cortex A8 processor
01/19/2014
03:06 PM
Control Network by Contemporary Controls - AHR Booth#239 BASautomation Products on Display at AHR Expo
01/19/2014
03:05 PM
2014 Engineers Week, 16-22 February 2014 In recognition of 2014 Engineers Week, ISA encourages its members and other automation professionals to promote the value of engineering through outreach and volunteerism.
01/19/2014
03:05 PM
Google Partners with Nest in Race to be Your Smart Home Provider From Environment Defense Fund's Energy Exchange Blog
01/19/2014
03:04 PM
30-day Public Review for 5 Open Building Information Exchange (#OBIX) Committee Specification Drafts OASIS members and interested parties
01/19/2014
03:03 PM
Continental Control Systems New Product Preview at AHR Expo January 21-23, 2014 Booth #252 Visitors to the Continental Control Systems booth will see our C12.1-compliant and BTL- listed WattNode electric power meters, and our new flexible Rogowski coil current transformers.
01/19/2014
03:03 PM
Maintenance Assistant unveils MA Monitoring The Ultimate Step in Maintaining Intelligent Machines by Connecting Them Directly to Our Cloud CMMS
01/19/2014
03:02 PM
CABA Presentation at AHR Expo 2014 CABA will be hosting a special workshop at AHR Expo January 21 - 23 in New York City.
01/19/2014
03:01 PM
Google Breaking into HVAC Market This is a Research Note from Omar Talpur, market Analyst at IHS, providing commentary on Google's announcement it will be acquiring Nest Labs.


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01/15/2014

01:31 PM
Lynxspring Enhances Engineering Division Lynxspring, a premier developer and provider of open platform control solutions for building automation, energy management and device-to-enterprise integration today announced that the company has named F. Allen Biegel Director of our new Engineering Services team.
01/15/2014
01:30 PM
Discover LonMark 2.0 at the AHR Expo - Booth #426 LONMARK International invites you to attend the free educational seminars held in conjunction with the AHR Expo.
01/15/2014
01:29 PM
WAGO's Rogowski Coil Current Sensor and Measurement WAGO Corporation's Rogowski coil current measurement products, part of the new power measurement family, offer fast and convenient installation, even in existing systems.
01/15/2014
01:28 PM
Distech Controls Honored at 2014 AHR Expo Product of the Year Awards - Booth #123 New Integrated Room Control Solution to receive honorable mention in Building Automation category
01/15/2014
01:27 PM
The Global Lighting Controls Product Market will be Worth 2.54 Billion by 2017, Predicts Memoori Research This Report is the new 2014 Definitive Resource for Lighting Controls Market Research & Investment Analysis.
01/15/2014
01:26 PM
01/15/2014
01:23 PM
2014 Winter Conference - ASHRAE Looking for High Performing Buildings? Look for Trouble - Via Monitoring Based Commissioning
01/15/2014
12:20 PM
LOYTEC at AHR Expo 2014 - Booth #214 The AHR EXPO is the world's largest HVACR marketplace and will open its doors January 21-23, 2014 in New York City.


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01/09/2014

12:58 PM
Industry thought leaders' share insight to Connection Communities Collaboration Meeting Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 1:30pm at AHR Expo in New York
01/09/2014
12:57 PM
Distech Controls Introduces Integrated Room Control Solution Delivers highest return on energy efficient systems while ensuring personalized comfort
01/09/2014
12:57 PM
Smart buildings are poised to generate $100B by lowering operating costs by reducing energy consumption through the integration of HVAC and other systems. The Internet of Everything could generate $4.6 Trillion in value for public sector organizations over the next decade, according to a new study released by Cisco today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
01/09/2014
12:56 PM
Berkeley Lab EETD - Buildings, Energy, Greenhouse Gas, Industrial and Policy Modeling and Simulation Tools Available Tools and models to find the best way to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in cities and industries, to follow the transport of pollutants through the environment, and to calculate the cost of power interruptions are among those available on a new Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) web site.
01/09/2014
12:56 PM
Control Energy Costs by Using the New APN Series Digital Power Monitor from NK Technologies The APN Series measures three phases of current and voltage and computes fourteen values necessary to track power usage
01/09/2014
12:55 PM
New EnOcean Plug-In Extends Energy Harvesting wireless options to the Smart Home MiOS, provider of advanced control and monitoring solutions for the home and small enterprise markets in 65 countries, and EnOcean, the world leader in energy harvesting wireless solutions, announced the release of a plug-in for the MiOS Marketplace.
01/09/2014
12:53 PM
Lynxspring at 2014 AHR Expo Booth #124 Lynxspring to Showcase Latest Version of JENEsys, the Company's Building and Information Software Platform, LynxCyberPRO, the First Cyber Protection Solution for Building Automation and Energy Management Systems and New Applications for JENEsysONE, the Company's Application Specific Programmable Equipment Controller
01/09/2014
12:53 PM
Continental Control Systems Products at AHR Expo Booth #252 WattNode Electric Power Meters - Now Offering ANSI C12.1 Accuracy, Accepted for Listing by BTL

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01/01/2014

11:22 AM
2014. Trends to Keep Your Eyes On They are in no particular order of significance, and by no means capture all of the trends that are affecting our industry. - Marc Petock, Vice President, Marketing, Lynxspring
01/01/2014
11:21 AM
Smart Buildings Predictions for 2014 The next big leap will be the development of software applications that not only can identify a system fault, but can automatically correct it. - Jim Sinopoli PE, LEED BD+C, RCCD, Managing Principal, Smart Buildings LLC
01/01/2014
11:20 AM
Energy Conservation Will Take Centre Stage in 2014 Having struggled for the last 15 years to get these environmental services to work together we have now reached a point where connectivity can be achieved directly through IP allowing the "Internet of Energy" to become a reality. - Allan McHale, Director, Memoori
01/01/2014
11:20 AM
Generic Language for EnOcean Networks With Generic Profiles, the EnOcean Alliance has further developed the standardized interoperable communication of energy harvesting wireless solutions. It allows multi-functional products that flexibly adapt to a variety of applications. - Marian Honsch, Generic Profiles Team Leader, Technical Working Group, EnOcean Alliance
01/01/2014
11:19 AM
Being 'Smart' Will Bring Smart Building Success The critical success factors can be different for each building or stakeholder involved in the project. - William Rhodes, Research Manager, Lighting and LEDs, IHS Technology
01/01/2014
11:18 AM
Defining a Smart Building: Part Five We complete the definition of a smart building by addressing HVAC, communication and data infrastructure, access control systems, advanced building management systems and sustainability. - Jim Sinopoli PE, LEED BD+C, RCCD, Managing Principal, Smart Buildings LLC
01/01/2014
11:18 AM
The Future of Building Energy Savings Uniting Building Automation & Utilities - Zach Denning, Engineering Sales, Western Allied Mechanical
01/01/2014
11:17 AM
A Question of Gravity Who Owns the Future of Smart Buildings and Cities? - Therese Sullivan, Principal, www.buildingcontext.me
01/01/2014
11:17 AM
Maximize your AHR Expo Experience Use Social Media to build brand awareness and boost traffic at your booth. - Manny Mandrusiak, Managing Creative Consultant, 4 Bravo Marketing
01/01/2014
11:16 AM
Still Another Collection of Short Stories Back to the well - Steven R. Calabrese, Control Engineering Corp.
01/01/2014
11:16 AM
Controls Retrofits Preserving Smoke Control - Paul Ehrlich, Ira Goldschmidt & Angela Lewis, Building Intelligence Group
01/01/2014
11:15 AM
Collaborating Convergence and the Changing Industry This December column is about "Collaborating Convergence" or as I like to joke "The Gear Heads meet the C-suite"€..smile. I think we all have accepted that the convergence model is inevitable, but I am not sure we understood how much we all would have to collaborate to insure successful convergence. - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings
01/01/2014
11:14 AM
"Control by the People For the People" a software layer that incorporates occupants as sensors for the building, saving energy and improving comfort at the same time. - Lindsay Baker, VP, Research and Marketing, Building Robotics, Inc.
01/01/2014
11:14 AM
How Building Managers can Visualize Big Data Big Data specifically means better ways to maintain equipment and more intelligent fault detection and prediction, or smarter ways to approach diagnostics as a whole. - Brian Turner, President, Controlco
01/01/2014
11:13 AM
Industrial Internet of Things: Think of it as Control Networking 2.0 The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is the next generation, or version 2.0, of traditional control networking. - Varun Nagaraj, Senior VP and General Manager, Internet of Things, Echelon Corp.
01/01/2014
11:12 AM
The Truth Behind Building Automation Revealing DDC fact from fiction - Zach Denning, Engineering Sales, Western Allied Mechanical
01/01/2014
11:11 AM
"Life Cycle Costing of Intelligent Buildings" The core objective of the research report is to identify what needs to be done, and by whom, to make life cycle costing a mainstream criteria for building system evaluation in North America. - Ron Zimmer, President & CEO CABA
01/01/2014
11:11 AM
BACnet International and the Connections Community The more engaged the building community is, from engineers and architects to facility managers and owners, the faster standards and solutions will evolve to meet their needs. - Andy McMillan, President, BACnet International
01/01/2014
11:10 AM
Niagara Community Based on the number of Niagara instances deployed today, we estimate that the Niagara Community has connected over 20 million devices into a wide range of applications both inside and outside of intelligent buildings. - John Sublett, Chief Technology Officer, Tridium.
01/01/2014
11:09 AM
In 2014, Every Business Will Be Disrupted By Open Technology This is a great read and plays well to our January issue themed "Concurrent Collaboration".
01/01/2014
11:08 AM
2013 in the rear view mirror A quick review of signifcant change in 2013 and insight into our AHRExpo education sessions
01/01/2014
11:07 AM
Across My Desk Every month there is a blizzard of information contained in the emails and newsletters that cross my desk on their way to AutomatedBuildings.com. Some of this information is not in the form of any type of content we can publish but I feel I should share with you these snippets, blog bits, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop.
01/01/2014
11:06 AM
New Products for January A brief description of some new products for the industry.



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