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September 16, 2019

A quick reference guide to IoT & Digital Twins for buildings

Where’s the value prop? The internet of things, and now digital twins, promise to reshape the built environment, but many…including many of the key technology vendors…struggle […]
September 13, 2019

Try our interactive Smart City Energy, GHG & OpEx dashboard (prototype)

 Why does Australia report energy use intensity values significantly lower than North America?   We asked the same question, and built this dashboard so we could […]
September 11, 2019

Is Net Operating Income the silver bullet for our global climate emergency?

Cities are responsible for over 70 percent of global energy consumption and CO2 emissions, mostly from buildings, marking a significant opportunity to focus climate change mitigation and adaptation […]
September 3, 2019

Our Journey with Point Clouds, BIM, IOT & Digital Twins

A Use Case Imagine walking into a building, as a facilities manager, building operator, tenant, occupier, guest or service contractor… …simply scanning your smart phone around […]
July 16, 2019

Join BuiltSpace at Asset Management Reimagined, Melbourne August 12-13

Digital twins as the core technology for asset management is becoming a hot topic.  Join me in Melbourne on August 12-13. Rick@builtspace.com
June 5, 2019

Use Case: In steam distribution real-time maintenance process equals energy efficiency

Major cities like New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Vancouver, as well as many campuses, airport and large facilities operate centralized steam our hot water plants, known […]
May 26, 2019

What facilities service providers can learn from retail point-of-sale

The barcode transformed retail point-of-sale 45 years ago The very first UPC barcode scan, in June 1974, made at a checkout counter of Marsh’s Supermarket in the […]
April 28, 2019

How BuiltSpace is disrupting FM

The Problem: There are no effective, trusted ways for facilities owners, operators, tenants and service providers to transact and work together with each other online Every […]
April 23, 2019

BuiltSpace Partners with Yorkland Controls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BuiltSpace Partners with Yorkland Controls to deliver Service and Asset Management Platform with optional Integrated Analytics to building owners, service contractors, tenants and managers. TORONTO […]
April 7, 2019

Climate change and the built environment

An interview with Edward Horton, Chief Administrative Officer, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, US Department of Commerce.  The views expressed here are Ed’s personal views. Ed:  Good […]
March 3, 2019

Innovation in FM Starts With Eliminating Work Orders

What are the appropriate number of completed work orders required to adequately maintain my properties? If you asked me that question, I would say the correct […]
December 19, 2018

BuiltSpace in 2 minutes or Less

BuiltSpace Overview Onboarding Digital O &M – Overview By SK Lai P.Eng. (PxEng Consulting)