Author: Kim Schofield

Thought Leadership: Intelligent Alarms Create Actions from Noise

Jennifer Grimley, Sales Director at FacilityConneX, highlights how monitoring-based commissioning (MBCx) platforms with intelligent alarming capabilities, like the FacilityConneX software, can decipher raw data, identify critical alarms, locate alarm sources, and provide role-based intelligence for faster resolution which can ultimately save you time and costs. Read more…

Thought Leadership: Local Law 97 – How A NYC Law Can Change The Way We Look At Emissions

FacilityConneX VP and General Manager, Mark Pipher and Robert LoForte, Director of Commissioning at MIH Systems Group, explain how Local Law 97 for New York City has the potential to change the way building managers look at emissions and set the precedent for other cities to meet nation-wide efforts to cut carbon emissions   Read

FacilityConneX 3.0 Solution Featured on FacilitiesNet

Our FacilityConneX 3.0 real-time monitoring and commissioning solution was recently featured on FacilitiesNet’s Facilities Management News. FacilityConneX 3.0 offers a number of new features that transform the voices of your equipment into simple, prompt, and assessable actions. The platform processes and sends updates on problems and suggested corrective actions by using the latest fault detection and diagnostics

Thought Leadership: Maximizing Energy Savings with Monitoring-Based Commissioning

Sales Director Jennifer Grimley explores how Monitoring-Based Commissioning (MBCx) gives building managers the real-time data that they need, translated into a simplified, prioritized action list which helps to increase operational efficiency and shorten the time to resolution.   Read more…

WHEN CAN A LABORATORY SPILL BECOME A DISASTER FOR THE WHOLE BUILDING?

Are you aware that continuous monitoring can save you energy, and more importantly, alert you to a “hidden” safety issue? Generally, laboratory spaces containing bio-safety cabinets, fume hoods, or chemical storage cabinets must be negatively pressurized relative to adjacent spaces, such as corridors, to reduce the likelihood of chemical fume or biological material infiltration. Read

Thought Leadership: Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease With Fault Detection Software

Rhonda Landis, VP of Operations explored the benefits of fault detection and continuous monitoring solutions in healthcare facilities for the containment of infectious diseases and protection of patient safety in this thought leadership piece with Cleaning & Maintenance Management Magazine. With an increase in cases of Legionnaires’ disease, real-time monitoring for HVAC and water management

Industrial Case Study: Continuous Monitoring-to-Action for IIoT and Industry 4.0

Industrial plants today are facing a rapid shift to Industry 4.0. In this case study, we explore how these facilities and the changing workforce needs more than just continuous monitoring solutions and how solutions like FacilityConneX can help to transform your big data into knowledge and action for smarter factory operations. Download case study

AEE East 2019 Video Interview: Mark Pipher speaks with Engineered Systems about the shift towards MBCx in HVAC systems

Mark Pipher, VP and General Manager of FacilityConneX shared insight with Engineered Systems on trends that we’re seeing in HVAC system engineering and management and how Monitoring Based Commissioning (MBCx) and the FacilityConneX solution are helping facility engineers, managers and staff better transform alerts into proactive action, operational efficiency and energy savings. Watch video…

Thought Leadership: Infectious Disease Prevention with Continuous Monitoring and Fault Detection Software

VP of Operations, Rhonda Landis provides FacilityManagement.com with insight on how Continuous Monitoring-Based Commissioning (MBCx) can and is being used for more proactive containment of infectious diseases in hospitals. She highlights the recent spike in Legionnaires’ disease and how real-time monitoring for HVAC and water management systems can protect patient safety and prevent hospital shut

Digital Journal Features FacilityConneX’s Intelligent Building Project for Dell

Digital Journal recently highlighted FacilityConneX’s intelligent building project with Dell Technologies at the Company’s Hopkinton, Mass. campus. This piece focuses on how the combination of technologies from Dell, GE Digital and FacilityConneX will enable better monitoring and management of assets, energy use and more with insight from Paul Fitzgerald, Vice President, Facilities Management, Dell. Read