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WPPI Energy Office & Operations Facility

Sun Prairie, WI, United States  

2012 Leaders of the Pack Best in Show Project Award Winner

 

Sun Prairie, WI - WPPI EnergyThe newly expanded WPPI Energy headquarters facility provides additional conference rooms and work space, plus an employee fitness center and break room. The facility also incorporates many elements of sustainable design, including solar tubes and daylighting, high performance light fixtures, energy efficient plumbing, photovoltaic panels, and a geothermal heating and cooling system with heat recovery ventilation.  

   

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BACnet Manufacturers: Carrier, Carel S.p.A.

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 2012 Leaders of the Pack Awards Winners Announced   

 

Join BACnet International in recognizing outstanding achievements of individuals and companies in the BACnet International community. These awards are intended to allow BACnet International members to recognize and celebrate the hard work, commitment and accomplishments of its members.  


This year's winners include:

Carl Neilson, Delta Controls (Bulldog Award)
Thomas Kurowski, WSPLab (Doberman Pinscher Award)
Reliable Controls (Howler Award)
The S4 Group, Inc (Fox Hound Award)
WPPI Energy Office & Operations Facility (Best in Show Award)
Brad Hill, Honeywell International (Alpha Dog Award)

 

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Reliable Controls 

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RC-Archive™ 3 Unleashed

  

Reliable Controls® is pleased to announce the official release of version 3 of RC-Archive™ containing many new and exciting features to enable seamless data acquisition. The new version of RC-Archive™ adds archiving support for the following new objects: BACnet® Single-point and Multipoint Trend Logs, and BACnet® and Reliable Controls Protocol Runtime Logs. In fact, BACnet® is now a fully supported connection method, allowing discovery and data collection from any Reliable or third-party BACnet project using an IP network.  


For those who operate facilities that cannot accommodate the standard USB-Key (RC-Key) required to license RC-Archive™, a new soft license option may be purchased to authorize RC-Archive without a USB software key.

The new scheduled database update interval allows end-users to specify one of three new database synchronization scenarios for the entire system:

  • Once every 1, 2, 6 or 12 hours,
  • Once every 24 hours at a user-specified hour, or
  • At a user-specified day of the week, at a user-specified hour.
Separate from scheduled database updates, RC-Archive™ updates as often as is required to preserve data.  
BACnet® Trend Log archiving for both Multipoint and Single-point objects, and Runtime Log archiving, for both BACnet® and Reliable Controls® Protocol will allow archived data to be visually displayed in reports generated in the new RC-Reporter Energy Tracking and Analysis Software, the MACH-ProWeb™ user interface, and RC-Studio®.  

 

Further details and a demonstration can be found at www.reliablecontrols.com/RCAR

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Click here for more information on Siemens

 

Siemens BACnet Programmable Lab and Pressurized Room Controllers

 

The BACnet Programmable Laboratory Control Modules (LCMs) and Pressurization Room Controllers (PRCs) are now available.

 

The Siemens BACnet LCMs and PRCs enable precision control for pressurized room solutions. The new BACnet LCM's and PRC's include both Standard Speed and High Speed Applications for use with either Blade Dampers, Venturi Valves, or a combination of the two.

 

These controllers use Siemens Off-board Air Module (OAM) to measure airflow. Measuring airflow is critical for the accurate, repeatable, and long term operation of pressurized spaces.

 

Our new platform provides the following advantages

  • Pre-loaded and tested applications ready to use out of the box, including both Standard and High Speed applications for Blade Damper and Venturi Air Valves.
  • Programmable using familiar PPCL programming language.
  • CO2, Temperature and Humidity support.
  • BACnet MS/TP protocol and BTL Listed devices.

For more information, please visit www.usa.siemens.com.

 

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BACnet International Success Stories

 

BACnet International Success Stories is a free resource that provides a place to promote your successful projects that use BACnet in order to further knowledge and understanding of the BACnet protocol - essentially, mini case studies. Posters utilize a web form to upload the content, (narratives, photos, etc...) which is then reviewed by editors from BACnet International (primarily for errors) prior to public posting.
 
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