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BuilConn Update

January's Favourite Articles
ASHRAE STANDARD 62 Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality Analysis and Recommendations
A "Black Box" 

January's Favourite Interview
Pervasive Internet and Networked Building Systems Convergence

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AHR Expo Chicago in Review
It was a extremely successful event for the Large Building Automation Industry and International Exposition.

Over 1000 requests in January for
CABA Technology Roadmap for Intelligent Buildings
An excellent starting point for our large building automation industry to begin its reinvention and repackaging and to get on with the task of helping create an even better roadmap.

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Jan/Feb 2003 our focus will continue on AHR Expo 2003, Chicago. 

March/April 2003 our focus will be on re-packaging and re-presenting our industry.

Articles - February 2003
Jim Henry, National Marketing Manager Electromation, Australia

Web-Based Automation
John J. "Jack" Mc Gowan, CEM,
Energy Control Inc

Innovations in Water Leak Detection Technology 
Cam Rogers, Manager, Sales Channel & Business Development, RLE Technologies

Improve Facilities and Building Management
Eitan Shibi, President, Techs4Biz Corporation

Repackaging the Large Building Automation Industry
Ken Sinclair,

Articles - January  2003
Taking Responsibility for Success
Thomas Hartman, The Hartman Company

A "Black Box"
John J. "Jack" Mc Gowan, CEM,
Energy Control Inc

The Quest for Environmentally Friendly Control Systems
Terry Bonham, Engineering Services Manager, Dynalite

Facility Management Information Systems
Don Dennis, P.Eng., CFM, President of FmT Consultants Ltd.

ASHRAE STANDARD 62 Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality Analysis and Recommendations
David S. Dougan, President & Leonard A. Damiano, V.P. Sales & Marketing, Ebtron, Inc.

A Personal Perspective of The Building Automation Industry in Great Britain
Robert Hodgson, RH Consulting

An Introduction to Smart, Open Property Automation
Kevin LynchDirector of Channel Marketing, Echelon Corporation

Everyday Office Environment Exemplifies Energy Efficiency 
Gentry Clements, Echelon Case Study

Direct Digital Controls 
Roger  J. Des Rosiers, Course Paper

Connect the Dots that are our Industry
Ken Sinclair,

Improving Occupancy Integration with Web Technology
Ken Sinclair,

All our articles are archived.  We are constantly amazed at the amount of requests for previously published articles.  Thank you for your continued interest and support for the site and a special thanks to all our authors. Top 20 requested articles published between May 99 and Dec 2001. 

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