Technology Integration Reduces Costs and Increases Efficiency at Hospital

September 2011
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Sep2011, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p24
The article reports on the essence of technology integration to attain cost effectiveness in hospital building management systems in the U.S. It discusses the expansion of the building management system at Union Hospital in Indiana and installation of integrated fire and security systems as well as adopting the Metasys system in the facility. It notes that Union Hospital aims to implement energy-efficient strategies to optimize HVAC equipment performance and reduce operational costs.


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