Case Studies

ControlNET setting the bar high for building automation.

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Portage Public Schools

An A+ Solution for Comfort and Energy Savings

The Portage Public School District in Portage, Michigan, took a long-term view that money saved by lowering energy costs is money the district can use elsewhere. The key was to achieve those savings without sacrificing the positive learning environment...

Lake Trust Credit Union

WEBs Building Automation System Makes Integration Smooth and Easy

Lake Trust, based in Brighton, Michigan, wanted to build a new headquarters facility that would attract workers and help them enjoy coming to work, but that also wouldn’t sacrifice energy efficiency as LEED certification was an important goal. Breaking barriers is part of the Lake Trust philosophy...

Heritage Hall

A Journey From Worst To Best Energy Efficiency

Heritage Hall links the new and the old by housing Western Michigan University’s alumni services and telling the story of the university, including its history of sustainability, throughout the building...

Whirlpool Headquarters

Global Success Whirlpool Automates Energy Management

No one had ever integrated so many different building and power systems before. Although equipment manufacturers had begun migrating to open protocol systems, there were still three different open systems, and they were largely incompatible. Fortunately, Brown found a company that could handle the job: ControlNET.

Tridium Technology Enables Complex Integration at Whirlpool Data Center Project

Plans called for upgrading and modernizing the incoming power system—boxcar-sized generators, transfer switches, sub-stations, UPS and battery systems—as well as the chillers and CRAC units housed within 12,000 square feet of data center space. The project also incorporated traditional building systems like HVAC controls in an adjacent building.

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