pneumatic condenser-water-valve

Pneumatic Controls Building Management Systems – Pneumatic Controls Popular back in the 1970’s and 1980’s, major concerns like Honeywell and Johnson Controls had many projects supplied with Pneumatic Controls, some or at least parts are still in service, especially damper and valve actuators. Optimizing the torque in these actuators via an “E to P” device. […]

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Sick Building Syndrome Building Management System Is your building “unwell”? What is it? and does a “sick building” cost the landlord money directly and indirectly? We read about “Sick Building Syndrome” from time to time, in various publications, and we ask “what is the cost?”. The Cost to the Landlord, The Cost to the Property […]

Building Management system integration into mechanical switchboard

Building Management System Giving you Grief Unlock Your Building from “BMS Single Vendor Captivity”. Building Management Systems (BMS) were designed as a labor and energy saving system. They can be an absolute delight to work with, delivering information accurately, switching plant equipment, lighting, and monitoring other building services. Recording and trend logging the results the […]

risk in engaging a single source suplier for your facility management requirements

Energy Conservation Dependence on Maintenance. Building Intelligence, Mechanical Services, Automation, Fire and Electrical. Energy conservation and Maintenance are all co-dependent. Maintenance Services Proper Maintenance of building services aligned with energy measurement and control, provides a mutually beneficial environment for the commercial building. The energy conservation dependence on maintenance of building services and systems can not […]

Fire Systems technician performing programmed maintenance

Fire Indication Panel Programming The Issues which Arise When Multiple Fire Services Vendors Program the Same Fire Indication Panel. The Brief We attended site to perform a full function Fire system and Mechanical services Test for the Annual Fire Safety Statement. The test was set for a weekend and all the relevant technicians were on […]

Essential Services

AFSS Annual Budget Blow Out Fire Systems Maintenance Commercial & Residential Buildings Attention Property Manager’s, Facility Manager’s and Building Manager’s Landlords, Commercial Tenants and All Stakeholders! Ever been held to ransom by a Fire Services Contractor? Are you receiving large Quotes and Bills around the time the Annual Fire Safety Statement is Due? Does this […]

Technician performing programmed maintenance

Building Audits – Essential and Non-Essential Services, in particular, the services which support the building’s functions, offers the opportunity to create a “control point” from which the building is being measured from to improve it’s performance; to investigate it’s overall technological performance and where the opportunities are. Our Aim is to use the synergies between […]