Rick Rolston

November 25, 2012

Rethinking Facility Management Software

New technology changes everything.   Traditional computer software for facility management has automated traditional paper processes, but has failed to produce significant cost efficiencies. Enter cloud […]
November 24, 2012

The problem with building energy efficiency

Society has identified the need to make buildings more sustainable, and governments around the world have set goals such as Vancouver’s “20 by 2020” goal to […]
November 24, 2012

Energy transparency

Helping occupants, operators, suppliers, and other stakeholders to understand building energy consumption is necessary, but not sufficient, to achieve efficiency goals. At the end of the […]
November 24, 2012

QR codes: The new building code

Location specific QR codes connect occupants to building services. Mobile technology can improve occupant engagement and operational efficiency by providing better information about building condition when […]