Building Automation

Building Automation Systems (BAS) are the foundation of modern building energy management and operational efficiency. They also reduce maintenance costs and allow the users to monitor and optimize performance with real-time graphic programs. Our broad experience with BAS allows our clients to achieve their energy and operational goals.

Our Building Automation Service Offerings Include:

  • Design and specification of BAS requirements for new construction, renovation, and retrofit
  • Vendor neutral designs and specifications which allow for competitive bidding
  • Detailed control points lists and sequences of operation for systems and equipment
  • Working closely with facilities management to achieve understanding and ease of operation
  • Knowledge of various different types of communication protocols including
    • BACnet, an open source protocol developed by ASHRAE
    • Metasys N2, a communications protocol by Johnson Controls
    • ModBus, a widely used protocol developed by Modicon
    • LonTalk, a protocol for LonWorks technology by Echelon Corporation
  • Designs that follow industry standards, guidelines, and best practices