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GIMME FIVE! VALUE OF CX UPDATE

By Tom Poeling Many thanks to our commissioning providers and utility partners who have provided hundreds of project case studies for the Value of Commissioning Study. Almost 30 commissioning providers and five different utility companies have provided hundreds of case studies. BCxA is collaborating with Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (LBNL) to update the 2009 Evan […]

BCxA’s “Magnificent Seven” – 20 Years and Counting!

Twenty years ago, six men and one woman, mostly competitors, joined together to establish an association for the advancement of a fledgling building quality practice called commissioning. The Building Commissioning Association, then just a concept, was born – not without friendly debate, and eventually not without funding support from PECI and the Northwest Energy Efficiency […]

Cx in California Code – Title 24 Cx Re-Cycle!

The March 5th public comment deadline came and went. Lyn Gomes, BCxA California Chapter Board member, was informed by the California Energy Commission (CEC) that the BCxA’s comments recommending modifications to Title 24 Building Energy Efficiency Standards for commissioning will not be included in the upcoming code cycle.  Disappointing, yes; but this gives the BCxA […]

BCCB Launches New ACP Program

by Craig Hawkins, CCP, CxA By Craig Hawkins, CCP, CxA The BCxA and the Building Commissioning Certification Board (BCCB) are proud to announce the return of the Associate Certified Provider (ACP) Certification Program. The program has been completely updated to provide a tangible career marker for building professionals and Cx Providers on the path toward […]

CCP / CCF Congratulations: March 2018

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 CCP Gregory Paul Hebb, Morrison Hershfield Limited, Ottawa, ON, Canada Karl R. Stum, Summit Building Engineering, Vancouver, WA CCP […]