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Iowa Group Gives New IS System A Clean Bill Of Health

Investment in information technology has surfaced as the top priority among many organizations planning for the future. One such group is Iowa Health System (IHS, Des Moines, IA), which has
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PacBell Lighting Snag Calls For Handy Upgrade

Earlier this year, the clock was ticking down for the majestic Pacific Bell (or "PacBell") Center in San Ramon, CA. When the center was built in 1985, its owners chose
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Comfort, Efficiency Check In Following Brazil Hotel's Bas Integration

The Gran Meliá WTC São Paulo Hotel is one of the most sophisticated hotels in São Paulo, Brazil. It is connected to the World Trade Center (WTC) complex and located
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Underfloor Air System Helps Turn 1920s Warehouse Into High-tech Office

M.C. Real Estate Services (Kansas City, MO) estimates that 60% of its projects in the last five years have been building rehabs rather than new construction. As a strong supporter
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Controls Help Complex Ascend to 'Energy Star' Status

Lakeway Center is a commercial, class A Complex consisting of three buildings totaling over 1M rentable sq ft of office and retail space. One Lakeway is 14 stories and 289,000
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Wheels Turning for Energy Savings at High School

The anticipation surrounding the construction of a major new school facility is often tempered with concerns about long-term operating costs, particularly recently due to rapidly increasing utility costs. In Northville,
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Despite Tight Budget, Pool Project Comes Out on Top

Budgetary restraints were challenging, but they didn't foil attempts by engineers, architects, and contractors to construct a state-of-the-art natatorium for Mainland Regional High School in the Atlantic City, NJ, suburb
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SAS Institute Opts for 'Cadillac' Bas

There isn't much, if anything, that Jim Thomas, senior facilities engineer, doesn't know about the electrical and mechanical systems in the buildings at the SAS Institute campus near Raleigh, NC.
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Retrofit “Drives” Chiller Performance at One America Plaza

As energy deregulation continues to roil the California market, the retrofit of two 1,000-ton chillers with variable-frequency drives (vfd’s) at the One America Plaza office tower in San Diego last
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Museum Teaching Great Outdoors Relies on Indoor Comfort Controls

Since 1893, Boonshoft Museum of Discovery (Dayton, OH) has been providing hands-on learning to its visitors. Named in honor of Oscar Boonshoft, one of the museum's most dedicated friends, it
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