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Bruce Pitts to Present at NCBC 2015 Conference

Wood Harbinger’s Principal of Commissioning, Bruce A. Pitts, CPMP, CSBA, LEED AP BD+C, will be presenting at the Building Commissioning Association’s (BCA) annual conference, NCBC 2015. This year’s conference theme is, “Gateway to the Future of Commissioning,” and it will be held May 18-20th in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Building Automation: The Sexiest Thing in Energy Efficiency

On March 11th, Wood Harbinger’s Jeff Yirak joined Perry England, Vice President of Building Performance at MacDonald-Miller, and Mark Nieman, P.E., CEM, Energy Engineering Manager at McKinstry, at CleanTech Alliance’s Breakfast Series panel discussion, “The Fifth Fuel: Energy Efficiency.” Check out CleanTech Alliance’s panel recap article, “Building Automation: The Sexiest Thing in Energy Efficiency.”

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Getting to Know Us: Shaun May

The Wood Harbinger team is made up of diverse and interesting people, who bring all kinds of backgrounds, professional experiences, and insights to our firm. In this blog series, we’ll share a little something about each of the people behind our successful engineering projects. This week, the spotlight’s on Shaun May, E.I.T., a commissioning and […]

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Specifications and Specifics: How to Write Good Commissioning Specifications

By Bruce Pitts CPMP, CSBA, LEED AP BD+C, and Jeff Yirak, P.E., LEED AP BD+C, O+M This article adapted from a presentation given at NCBC 2014 in Hartford, CT.  View the PowerPoint version here. Commissioning specifications execute the objectives described in the commissioning plan, which ultimately relate to the Owner’s Project Requirements (OPR). As the […]

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Design-Phase Commissioning: Bringing the Future Into the Present

This article is featured on Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning (HPAC) Engineering online magazine. Check out Commissioning Authority Jeff Yirak’s article in the September 2013 issue of HPAC Engineering, highlighting  five steps that can help you stay engaged during the critical aspects of construction-phase commissioning by being proactive during design-phase commissioning. Here’s a short excerpt. Read more on HPAC’s […]

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