ASHRAE Completes Their Headqu arters Renewal Project – Walking The Talk
NEWTON, Mass.—October 23, 2008—Aircuity, the smart airside efficiency company, today announced that ASHRAE has returned hom e to its newly renovated international headquarters, which now features a variety of sustainable design measures. Throughout the headquarters, Aircuity’’s OptiNet Facility Monitoring System senses a broad array of indoor environm ental parameters (Carbon Dioxide, Dewpoint, VOCs, Small Airborne Particulates, Carbon Monoxide) and integrates this information with the onsite Building Management System for the control of the indoor environm ent. All of the data is accessible through a protected website and a BACnet interface allowing the information to be easily viewed, downloaded and graphically analyzed.
“ASHRAE is committed to making its headquarters a “living lab” for its members and the HVAC&R industry. Generous donations from companies such as Aircuity, have helped to make this goal a reality,” says Willia m A. Harrison, ASHRAE president and chair of the ASHRAE Headquarters Renovation Ad Hoc Committee. “With its sustainability and productivity focus, this project showcases Aircuity’s commitment to environmental leadership and healthy environments. ASHRAE is grateful for not only their donation, but their dedication to the technologies we are embracing as past of the renewal.”
Commenting on the completion of the facility, Gordon P. Sharp – Aircuity Chairman, notes, “Aircuity is delighted to be part of this historic occasion and we welcome the opportunity to continue to partner with ASHRAE in advancing the goals for healthy, efficient, sustainable buildings and indoor environments.”
Aircuity is the smart airside efficiency co mpany providing building owners with sustained energy savings through its intelligent measurement solutions. By combining real-time sensing and continuous analysis of indoor environments, the company has helped commercial, institutional and lab building o wners lower operating costs, improve safety and become more energy efficient. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Newton, MA, Aircuity’s solutions have benefited organizations such as the University of Pennsylvania, Eli Lilly, Masdar City the Bank of America Tower and the University of California-Irvine. For additional information on the company and its solutions, please visit: www.aircuity.com.
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