Tag Archives: Building Automation

What is an Intelligent Building?

Understanding how intelligent buildings work The concept of an “intelligent building” has been around for more than 30 years, and we still do not have a single agreed-upon definition. While the meaning of what constitutes an intelligent building is continually evolving, the following is a good working definition: An intelligent building uses the latest technology and […]

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Advanced Control Corporation Announces Purchase of MC², Inc.’s South Florida Business Operations

Advanced Control Corporation, the leading provider of building automation, energy management, system integration and access control in South Florida, is proud to announce the acquisition of MC², Inc.’s South Florida business operations. MC², Inc., based in Standford, FL will continue to service its Central and North Florida customers. This acquisition will help both companies better […]

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Intelligent Building Solutions

The complexity of the core systems required for the daily operation of commercial buildings has increased over the years; fortunately, the methods for controlling these systems have progressed as well. With the advent of intelligent building technology, communication and control systems have evolved to the point that it is possible to integrate all the electrical, […]

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South Florida Green Building Construction is Growing, and Fast

Green building construction in the U.S. is growing at an exponential rate, so quickly that by as early as 2016 it may represent 55 percent of all commercial and institutional construction. While commercial buildings still account for the largest share of the green building market, the percentage of residential projects is increasing steadily. In addition […]

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LEED Green Building Rating Systems

Demand for LEED Certified buildings continues to grow, as building owners and tenants seek to experience the financial and environmental benefits that green buildings offer. For those seeking LEED certification for their building, the first step is choosing which LEED Green Building Rating Systems qualifications you will be meeting. The U.S. Green Building Council, which administers […]

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