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BCxA Market Study – Value of Commissioning

The Building Commissioning Association (BCxA) is proud to announce publication of the “Value of Commissioning Market Survey Report.” BCxA partnered with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) to produce a two-part update to the 2009 study, “Building Commissioning: A Golden Opportunity for Reducing Energy Costs and Greenhouse-Gas Emissions.” A goal of this partnership was to produce […]

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 […]

The Lists Are Out: ENR 2019

The ENR 2019 top 500 design firms and top 400 contractors were announced recently. Do you provide commissioning services for them? Here are the top 10: 2019               2018               DESIGN FIRM                                                        FIRM TYPE 1                      1                      JACOBS, Dallas, Texas                                      […]

2019 EE Sector Job Trends

The U.S. Energy and Employment Report, produced annually by National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) and Energy Futures Initiative (EFI), identifies important trends and skill sets for the energy workforce. For 2019, employers report a projected aggregate growth rate for energy efficiency employment of nearly 8%. Construction employers, in particular, report expect energy efficiency […]

ACP / CCP / CCF Congratulations: March 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 Wesley Emerson […]

Healthcare facilities: pressurization design and commissioning

Architects and engineers are encouraged to attend a panel discussion of professional engineers experienced in the design and commissioning of pressurization requirements in healthcare facilities, the AIA Healthcare Knowledge Community April Design Dialogue on Tuesday, April 9th at 5:30pm. Sponsored by BCxA Corporate Member Grumman/Butkus and hosted by SmithGroup, the presentation is free of charge […]

BCxA Northeast: building award winners!

Congratulations to the Northeast Chapter’s 2018 Building Project Award winners, announced at their Annual Meeting in January! The awards are given to both the commissioning firm and project owner to receive recognition for their focus on improving building performance through the commissioning process. New Construction Cx: NY Presbyterian Hospital – David H. Koch Center Owner: […]

ACP / CCP / CCF Congratulations: February 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 Adam Tischner, […]

BCxA Panel at AEI April Conference

BCxA is proud to be a Cooperating Organization of the AEI 2019 Conference, April 3-6 in Tysons, Virginia. The theme of the conference is Integrated Building Solutions – The National Agenda. In partnership with The Pennsylvania State University, the Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) is holding its 8th Biennial Professional Conference. BCxA’s Executive Director, Liz Fischer, […]

ACP / CCP / CCF Congratulations: January 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 Nicholas M. […]