ESD’s work on the Las Vegas Convention Center continues to win acclaim for its application of innovative design and effective use of energy—this time with an honorable mention for the 2023 ASHRAE Award for Engineering Excellence. (Learn more about ASHRAE Technology Awards.)
During any worthwhile endeavor, roadblocks will arise. The same is true when creating smart buildings – but the roadblocks are always worth surmounting.
Steve Brown discusses the most significant roadblocks in “3 Roadblocks to Getting to Smart Buildings” for Building Operating Management magazine. He explains how lack of an internal champion to carry out the plan for a truly integrated, intelligent building, managing IT and cybersecurity, and space constraints can disrupt plans. Brown also touches upon the 5 Steps on the Road to Smart Buildings among other topics.