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2-Day Hands-On Technical Cx Workshop: Electric League of the Pacific NW

The Electric League of the Pacific Northwest is hosting a 2-day Technical Commissioning Workshop on Oct 23-24, 2019, from 8am-5pm each day in Seattle, WA. The Building Commissioning Association’s senior commissioning providers, Bruce Pitts and David Sellers, team up to provide instruction based on their combined expertise in commissioning and hands-on teaching. The class includes […]

Inside a BCxA In-Classroom Training

By Nicole Gardner, BCxA Marketing and Events Manager Two weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending a Building Commissioning Association in-classroom training in Chicago. I sat in on the New Construction Commissioning, led by Craig Hawkins of McKinstry, and Existing Building Commissioning, led by Craig and John Villani of Grumman/Butkus Associates. Being new to […]

New NCCx/ACP Training & Certificate Package

The Building Commissioning Association (BCxA) and the Building Commissioning Certification Board (BCCB) are partnering to offer you a $250 discount on the New Construction Commissioning (NCCx) 2-day class and Associate Commissioning Professional (ACP) exam as a package if taken together. You not only earn a certificate of completion for the course, but also an official […]

FROM THE FIELD: M&V — How To Do It Right

Lyn Gomes, PE, CCP, LEED AP, CLCATT kW Engineering I did a post-occupancy site visit for a job where the M&V component wasn’t designed very well. Our design review comments were not included and it wasn’t coordinated between disciplines. As a result, the problems never got fixed and still plague the project – over a […]

The Awakened Dragon – Commissioning in China

By Derek Cheung, Isotherm Engineering Ltd. BCxA Eastern Canada Chapter Secretary What a great time I had delivering commissioning seminars for BOMA China! The seminars were well-attended. My presentations were based on new construction and existing building commissioning processes with project examples; new construction is the trend of growth in China’s urban environment. The agenda […]