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Commissioning Turns Virtual in Response to COVID-19

During these times of uncertainty and social distancing, it can be difficult to proceed with important commissioning (Cx) activities, specifically site visits and functional testing as they require travel and interaction in groups. In most states, construction is considered an essential service, but most projects are still proceeding with caution.

Hilk Offers Helpful Healthcare Commissioning Tips

Commissioning a healthcare space that has been retrofitted into what had been a non-healthcare space can be a challenge.

Monitoring-based Commissioning Has Key Role in Energy Management

Monitoring-based commissioning has emerged as a promising solution to uncover and track energy-savings opportunities.

Miyani Offers Career Guidance to UIC Engineering Students

For an engineering student, learning from a professional can be an eye-opening experience.

Vallort Poised to Address Commissioning, Intelligent Buildings in Texas

As the saying goes: Everything’s bigger in Texas. That may be why ESD’s Jim Vallort – who’s been giving presentations from Hong Kong to Wisconsin this year – will be giving two talks on one day in the Lone Star State.

How to Increase Project Value by Digitizing Commissioning

There can be much to manage in a mission critical commissioning project. Digitizing commissioning can be a big help on many levels.

ESD Stays Strong in BD+C Data Center Engineer Rankings

ESD has seen solid growth in its mission critical work – a fact noted by a national publication.

Adapting Is Key to Success When Working for Two Engineering Groups

I expected to start my career at ESD in 2018 with the Commissioning (Cx) Group. However, another group within the company, Automation, needed my assistance.

Vallort to Give Two Talks at CNY Conference

Jim Vallort is in New York to share his expertise. Not in Manhattan, where ESD just opened a new office – he’s upstate in Syracuse.