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AHR Award Goes to BCxA Corporate Member

Semantic Modeling & Tagging BCxA Corporate Member DLR Group was honored by Project Haystack at the Control Trends Awards Ceremony during the AHR Expo in Atlanta. The award was based on DLR’s adoption of semantic modeling and tagging methodology for smart building design strategies, monitoring-based commissioning (MBCx), and smart energy management. Project Haystack is a […]

From The Field: Data Tagging

Data Tagging – It’s Really Very Simple Sarah Boll, High Performance Building Program Director for Utah’s Division of Facilities Construction and Management, and speaker at the 2017 NCBC Conference in Salt Lake City, was recently asked about Utah’s data tagging and analytics strategy. Question: “Is there someone in the initial design charette for new projects […]

Semantic Tagging – the Commissioning Provider’s Role

By Jim Meacham, P.E. Founding Principal, Altura Associates Semantic tagging is a data modeling schema that is highly flexible and powerful. You are probably already familiar with semantic tagging in tools you use every day. Gmail, Evernote, Microsoft Word and many other applications already allow users to add free form or pre-defined tags to their […]