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The BCxA’s Essential Attributes of Building Cx are 2 decades old. Are they still relevant?

By Kent Barber, PE, CCP, LEED AP – Managing Principal – Keithly Barber Associates. PART 1 OF 2 As a condition of membership, BCxA members agree to perform their work as primary Commissioning Providers (CxPs), in accordance with the BCxA’s Essential Attributes of Commissioning. Therefore, it seems reasonable for BCxA members to ask why the Essential […]

MY BCxA-BUILT TRAINING DEPARTMENT

By Candice B. Rogers, MBA, CCP, CxA, LEED AP BD+C, PALADIN As president of a mid-size firm specializing in building commissioning, I am constantly working to hone our competitive edge. After all, we are pursuing a finite number of potential clients in a state with several reputable firms, so we must maintain a distinct point of difference. […]

CCP / CCF Congratulations: May 2017

BCxA would like to congratulate the following individuals and organizations on achieving Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) and Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF) designation. These individuals and firms join the ranks of the most qualified commissioning providers in the industry. Excellent work! New CCPs Scott D. Adams, H.F. Lenz Company, Johnstown, PA Nick Gabel, JE Dunn Construction, Kansas City, MO Charles F. […]

How Does The National Agenda On Resiliency Affect Your Commissioning Business?

By Liz Fischer, Executive Director With a new focus on federal regulations, resilience, cyber security and how the federal budget is spent, I wonder what the impact will be on the profession and practice of building commissioning. Does it – can it – affect your profession? Yes it can, it does, and it will. The […]

CCP / CCF Congratulations: April 2017

BCxA would like to congratulate the following individuals and organizations on achieving Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) and Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF) designation. These individuals and firms join the ranks of the most qualified commissioning providers in the industry. Excellent work! CCP Renewals Dennis Anderson, System Commissioning Consultants, Inc., Damascus, OR Kent Barber, Keithly Barber Associates, Inc., Tukwilla, WA Michael Dooley, AKF […]

What’s Different about Data Center Cx?

By: John Whitfield, VP Quality/Training, and Terry L. Rodgers, CPE, CPMP VP, Sustainable Operations Services, Primary Integration Solutions, Inc. Data centers have a high requirement for reliability and availability due to the necessity of continuous operations with designs and installations that are fault tolerant and allow for concurrent maintainability. This equates to a much higher […]

CCP / CCF Congratulations: March 2017

BCxA would like to congratulate the following individuals and organizations on achieving Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) and Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF) designation. These individuals and firms join the ranks of the most qualified commissioning providers in the industry. Excellent work! New CCPs Estefany Andino-Mendez, Horizon Engineering Associates, New York , NY Frank T. Baldino, Colliers International, Madison, CT John F. […]

CCP / CCF Congratulations: February 2017

BCxA would like to congratulate the following individuals and organizations on achieving Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) and Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF) designation. These individuals and firms join the ranks of the most qualified commissioning providers in the industry. Excellent work! New CCPs Elliot Alvarez, Altura Associates, Irvine, CA Clayton Bond, MMM Group, Edmonton, AB, Canada Susan X. Guo-Wu, Heideman Associates, […]

CCP / CCF Congratulations: January 2017

BCxA would like to congratulate the following individuals and organizations on achieving Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) and Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF) designation. These individuals and firms join the ranks of the most qualified commissioning providers in the industry. Excellent work! New CCPs Matthew Thomas Armstrong, Complete Commissioning, Inc., Baltimore, MD Patrick R. Berdick, Keithly Barber Associates, Tukwila, WA Brandon K. […]

Meet Your 2017 Representatives!

The Building Commissioning Association is pleased to announce the recent election of four new Directors-at-Large joining the International Board of Directors. Election results for each of the Chapter Boards are also listed below. Please join us in extending hearty congratulations to these board members. Feel free to share welcome greetings – plus ideas for improving […]