Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Johnson Controls articles below.
Dedicated outside air systems (DOAS) include a range of 100% outside air units and mixed air units that help decrease indoor air pollution and reduce heating and cooling loads.
View this free webinar video and learn about a strategy-based approach to chiller maintenance.
Modules that employ this company's HLR Technology improve indoor air quality in facilities while reducing HVAC energy consumption.
The Metasys® 8.1 building automation system delivers new graphics and enhanced security for secure, encrypted communications.
Johnson Controls and Booz Allen Hamilton publish call to action for building owners and facility managers to invest in cybersecurity.
The company’s new “Next Chapter” program will help place women who are re-entering the workforce in engineering and technology positions.
For proactive chiller maintenance and operation, connectivity provides facility staff with quick access to equipment conditions.
Under an 18 year agreement with Hall of Fame Village LLC, Johnson Controls will provide building technologies at the Canton, OH site to transform the site into an efficient, "smart city" showcase.
This amendment to the Montreal Protocol focuses on a global phase down of production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), which are used in refrigeration and air conditioning systems.
One winner, the University of Manitoba, organized BEE/HOUSE/LAB project, an international competition to design a bee house for fabrication, deployment.
Combined insights and technologies will help build smart, secure, sustainable environments.
Latest release of Metasys® building automation system (BAS) enhancements boosts productivity, improves energy efficiency, and helps protect against cyber threats.
View this free webinar video to understand how the newest building automation system benefits can help you evaluate your system and determine when it’s time to upgrade, reduce risks and capitalize on efficiencies.
Understanding the newest benefits and features today’s modern building automation systems (BAS) offer can help you recognize when it’s time to upgrade.
Employing smartphone technology, this predictive maintenance service identifies potential HVAC equipment failures.
To increase energy efficiency while providing good indoor air quality, St. Thomas Hospital in Tennessee worked with its service providers to deliver a solution while also keeping aesthetics in mind.
Golden 1 Center, the Sacramento Kings' new entertainment and sports venue, will be operationally smarter, safer, and more sustainable to enhance the fan experience.
The company donated $100K for development of safety standards regarding the use of mildly flammable, low-GWP refrigerants.
2016 Johnson Controls Energy Efficiency Indicator survey reveals 72 percent of respondents will increase energy efficiency and renewable energy investments.
Facility managers can search chiller features and related information using a simple interface, available through iTunes or Google Play.
Second Georgetown University Energy Prize workshop focuses on helping communities save energy and reduce carbon emissions while competing for $5 million.
Chicago's iconic Merchandise Mart, one of the world's largest commercial buildings and wholesale design centers, will install Johnson Controls' distributed energy storage technology.
A growing number of corporate real estate and facilities professionals are choosing to outsource Enterprise Facilities Management (EFM). Start your outsourcing journey on the right foot with these top 10 tips.
Together, CBRE and GWS will manage nearly five billion square feet of real estate and corporate facilities globally.
Johnson Controls announces its intention to divest its Global Workplace Solutions business.
Students need 24/7 access to their facilities, which involves late nights. They lobbied school administrators for a security solution that would keep them safe. They even funded a project that made the installation a reality.
In cultivating a smart building with integrated systems, facility managers can “show, share, and strategize.”
An alternative to retro commissioning, a continuous approach using two apps available through Panoptix enables facility managers to keep a close eye on building systems.
Technology is only as good as what it can deliver. From the April 2013 issue.
"Setting The PACE: Commercial Retrofit Financing," is a new white paper offering an overview of the commercial PACE market that is geared towards the commercial building owner community.
As the phaseout of the high global warming impact substances used in HVAC/R equipment ramps up, research on suitable alternatives continues.
The last thing you need on a scorching hot day is HVAC system failure. But, if you find yourself faced with a cooling emergency, you've got to act quickly to keep your facility fully operational and maintain a comfortable environment for occupants and visitors. Robert Long, general manager of Johnson Controls Rental Solutions, offers advice.
A global headquarters campus in Glendale, WI undergoes a major overhaul including an expansion that employed technology and sustainability to move operations to the next level.
Still in its early stages, the property assessed clean energy funding model focuses on first cost obstacles.