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Archive for September, 2015

Embracing Green Building Principles

Embracing-Green-Building-PrinciplesMcKenney’s designed and built an HVAC system with wireless controls to replace window air conditioning units and radiant heat at an Atlanta charter school. (more…)

Tags: Energy Services, Project Highlights

Tips to Ensure Security for Small and Medium Buildings

Security_site_monitoringSmall to medium-sized building owners have a lot on their plate with responsibilities, sometimes with a small staff to divide tasks among as well as concerns regarding security. One of the best places to start when evaluating security needs is to take a look at the company’s culture. Risk = Probability x Consequences. Building security should be a reflection of the culture the company wants to foster. Take a look at this article to learn more able physical and digital security for building owners.

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Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, Security

The Connection between the Internet of Things and the Commercial HVAC Market

bdoc_editThe Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly becoming a reliable option in the residential HVAC market. Studies show that in 2015 approximately 13% of consumers will have an IoT service device in their homes. With the residential market adopting the IoT, the commercial market is also beginning to incorporate IoT, specifically in smart building technology. Check out this article to learn more about how the IoT’s is affecting HVAC manufacturers.

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Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, EIG

Helping Building Owners Comply with Atlanta’s Energy Efficiency Ordinance

Piedmont ParkAtlanta has become the first city in the Southeast to adopt a comprehensive energy policy to significantly reduce energy use in commercial buildings. With a proven track record of  green building practices, we can help make energy reporting easy so you can comply with this new policy.

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Tags: Energy Services, News, Tips & Tricks

Data Centers & Environmental Threats

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Mission critical facilities are at the core of all successful businesses, supporting the flow and storage of essential data and information. Environmental threats, including power failure, flood and HVAC malfunction‒which may lead to fluctuating humidity and temperature‒can all wreak havoc on a data center, compromising your business.

 

So how do you prevent this from happening to you?

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Tags: Data Centers, Tips & Tricks