TITLE

Steps to Commissioning Success

AUTHOR(S)
Shoop, James H.
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2005, Vol. 77 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the factors needed for the success of building commissioning investment. This article first cites the purpose of building commissioning and the possible costs associated with it. It then explains the direct and indirect benefits of commissioning buildings that factor into payback periods and returns on investment. Finally, the article discusses the steps that a building owner can take to ensure that a commissioning provider will do a quality job.
ACCESSION #
19310823

 

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