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The Commissioning Profession Through a Student’s Eyes – Letter from the BCCB President

Greetings fellow commissioning providers, We take for granted what we already know and have experienced; the younger generations are eager to have those same experiences. The cool projects, the amazing buildings, the jaw-dropping stories—they want to be able to tell those stories from their own experience. I recently attended the New Construction (NCCx) and Existing […]

BCxA Presents Value of EBCx – Building Data and Market Survey

At the ASHRAE Annual Conference this week, BCxA President Tom Poeling presented an overview of EBCx-specific building data, along with snippets of our forthcoming market study results, from the Value of Commissioning study conducted in partnership with Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (LBNL). Among the conclusions are that EBCx energy savings, outside of utility programs, could […]

Dodge/Autodesk Survey: KPIs of Construction

Autodesk (think: AutoCAD, BIM 360, Revit and digital twin software) commissioned a study with Dodge Data and Analytics to survey contractors and trade professionals to identify and analyze current processes for planning and executing projects. Process (performance) indicators key to providing commissioning services were identified as especially useful for defining performance in delivering building construction […]

Educate your Owners: Total Cost of Ownership & APPA TCO 1000™

APPA, the BCxA’s partner in developing the Building Commissioning Handbook (third edition 2017), has established a framework for owners of facility assets to identify, track and manage costs over the full life cycle. APPA TCO 1000™ is a recently ANSI-accredited APPA Standard for Facilities Asset Management. It provides decision-making tools for new construction and existing […]

ACP/CCP/CCF Congratulations: May 2019

BCCB would like to congratulate to the following individuals and organizations for achieving Associate Commissioning Professional (ACP), 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. Great work! ACP / CCP / CCF Congratulations New ACPs Tyler W. […]

ACP/CCP/CCF Congratulations: April 2019

BCCB would like to congratulate to the following individuals and organizations for achieving Associate Commissioning Professional (ACP), 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. Great work! ACP / CCP / CCF Congratulations New ACPs Ali M. […]