Posts tagged with ‘BCIA’

  • Learn about HVAC and building technology with the BCIA

    By Debbie Eales on April 26, 2017
    Building services professionals looking to develop their knowledge of HVAC and building technology are urged to enrol on the first of a suite of six courses offered by the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA). BC1 – Fundamentals of HVAC and Building Technology, is designed for managers, designers and installation engineers and will equip individuals with an understanding of the requirements […]
  • BCIA urges building services professionals to invest in training

    By Debbie Eales on April 7, 2017
    The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) is encouraging building services professionals to improve their knowledge of building controls by enrolling on its suite of training courses. The six modules are designed for facilities managers, installation engineers and technicians who are responsible for the design, installation and commissioning of building control technologies and systems for ventilation and air conditioning. The courses […]
  • Collaboration is pivotal to execute the Building Performance Challenge

    By Debbie Eales on March 27, 2017
    The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) is urging the industry to work together to make significant changes in how building controls are understood by the wider public and other sectors. The objective of the building performance challenge is to construct commercial buildings which perform in the most cost-effective and energy-efficient manner to ensure optimum building performance for the full duration. […]
  • Commissioning given a voice at this month’s Building Services Summit

    By Debbie Eales on November 7, 2016
    The Commissioning Specialists Association (CSA) will be participating in this month’s Building Services Summit, where it will be putting the role of commissioning ‘centre stage’. Held at the British Library, London, on 23rd November, this summit aims to provoke discussion about key factors affecting the industry today. Building services equipment is responsible for over 80% of energy consumption in commercial […]
  • The Building Services Summit 2016 announces new speakers

    By Debbie Eales on August 9, 2016
    New speakers have been announced for the Building Services Summit 2016 which has been launched by the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA), Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and Electrical Contractors Association (ECA). The event, which takes place on 23rd November 2016, at the British Library, London, will give attendees an opportunity to share ideas by taking part in lively and […]
  • Beckhoff Automation wins Technical Innovation of the Year at the BCIA Awards 2016

    By Debbie Eales on May 18, 2016
    Beckhoff Automation has won the Technical Innovation of the Year – Project at this year’s Building Controls Industry Association Awards which were held on 12th May at the Hilton Metropole. Beckhoff Automation and integration partner Interior Automation won for their work on the upgrade of lighting controls at Gatwick Airport.  The judges were extremely impressed with Beckhoff’s innovative solution which […]
  • Beckhoff Automation is a finalist in the BCIA Awards 2016

    By Debbie Eales on February 25, 2016
    Beckhoff Automation is celebrating after becoming a finalist in the BCIA Awards 2016. The company entered its work at Gatwick Airport for the Technical Innovation of the Year – Projects category. Karl Walker, Market Development Manager at Beckhoff Automation, said: “We are very pleased that this project has reached the finalist stage of the BCIA Awards. We worked closely with […]
  • Energy efficiency – global powerhouse, local challenge

    By BSEE on November 11, 2014
    By Steve Harrison, President of the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) In October, the International Energy Agency (IEA) identified energy efficiency as the ‘invisible powerhouse’ that is improving energy security, lowering bills and helping to reach climate goals in many of the world’s most developed countries. For those involved in building services and building controls, the report is significant because […]
  • 10-80-10 The Building Services Summit speakers announced

    By Debbie Eales on September 5, 2014
    Speakers have been announced for 10-80-10 The Building Services Summit which has been launched by The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) and B&ES (Building & Engineering Services Association). Deborah Rowland, Head of Property Asset Management for the Ministry of Justice is one of the latest speakers to join this event and will be addressing the issue of long term value […]