Matthew Bishop, E.I., LEED® AP

Bishop is with TMCx, LLC in Nevada. TestMarcx is a professional engineering firm specializing in contracting and consulting for independent, third-party testing and commissioning of mechanical, electrical, climate-control, and smoke-control systems for the construction industry. It is a providing member of the Building Commissioning Association in six states.

Since 1998, TestMarcx has successfully completed work on over 250 commissioning projects ranging from $1 million to $70 million in MEP and controls construction costs. This includes projects in the microelectronics, biotechnology, aerospace, education, communications, government, health care, prison, recreation, and hotel/resort industries in eight states.


Clearing The Smoke About Smoke Control

By Matthew Bishop, E.I., LEED® AP
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The author, from a firm specializing in third-party and commissioning services, reviews the three most common methods of smoke control before going on to offer some useful tips for the design and construction process. The goal is keeping it simple in design while avoiding late-stage complexities and delays when everyone’s attention is turning to occupancy. By Matthew Bishop, E.I., LEED® AP
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