CxGBS Completes Commissioning for the School of Medicine

The Association of American Medical Colleges ranked Mississippi last for producing doctors, reporting in 2015 that the ratio was approximately 185 doctors to 100,000 residents. For this reason, elected officials were pleased to dedicate the School of Medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in August of 2017—approximately four [...]

By | February 9th, 2018|

U.S. Diplomacy Center Pavilion Awarded as the Best Government Building in 2017

Recently, ENR MidAtlantic announced that the U.S. Diplomacy Center Pavilion, designed by Beyer Blinder Belle and constructed by Gilbane construction, was awarded as the Best Government/Public Building in 2017. Over sixty projects were nominated and were evaluated on the ability of the project team to overcome challenges, contribution to the [...]

By | January 5th, 2018|

Jay Enck to Teach Commissioning Process for LEED Projects

July 24, 2017 - As part of the University of Wisconsin’s Department of Engineering Professional Development, H. Jay Enck is co-presenting "The Commissioning Process for LEED Projects" Course #RA00742-S791, along with fellow LEED experts Joy Altwies and Paul C. Tseng, August 10-11, 2017 at 8:00 AM (registration at 7:30 AM). [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|

CxGBS Hires Recent Georgia Tech Graduate Rushi Patel

June 22, 2017 – CxGBS is keeping it local with their latest hire, Rushi Patel. Patel is a recent graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, Environmental Engineering. He will be based at the company’s headquarters, located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, part of the Atlanta metro region. Patel will be working on [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|

Collaboration and Communication for Healthcare Commissioning Projects

May 17, 2017  - Commissioning is a team effort.  For the commissioning team to be effective all members of the team need strong collaboration and communication. In the building construction industry, commissioning is sometimes thought of as a condiment that can simply be spread on top of a finished project. Nothing [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|

So, what exactly is bEQ?

April 28, 2017 - Building Energy Quotient (bEQ) is a building energy rating program developed by ASHRAE. The program was designed to provide owners with information on their building’s energy use. A select committee of building design and performance professionals established the program’s criteria and created workbooks to aid teams [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|

John Rippel Joins CxGBS Mississippi Team

April 21, 2017 - Commissioning & Green Building Solutions, Inc. (CxGBS ®) is pleased to announce that John Rippel, PE, CxA, CPD, CGD, LEED AP BD+C, has joined the firm. Rippel will help to continue to develop and support CxGBS’s growing portfolio of projects managed by the Mississippi Branch Office. [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|

CxGBS Selected to Provide Commissioning Services for Georgia Gwinnett College

January 24, 2017 - Commissioning and Green Building Solutions, Inc. (CxGBS) is pleased to announce that they have been selected as the commissioning professional for Georgia Gwinnett College's Academic Building-C, Phase 4. This phase of Building C will include the construction of classrooms, faculty offices and space for academic support [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|

What is the connection between light color and human well being?

January 21, 2017 - This topic has been getting a lot of attention for the last 10 years, initially in Europe and now increasingly in the US. It’s a complex topic, so newspaper articles and even policy statements by such notable organizations as the American Medical Association tend to oversimplify [...]

By | January 31st, 2017|

CxGBS Selected as Commissioning Professional Under New IDIQ

December 16, 2016 - Commissioning and Green Building Solutions, Inc. (CxGBS) is pleased to announce that they have been selected as one of the companies under Georgia Institute of Technology's Master IDIQ for commissioning services. "Georgia Tech is world renowned for educational quality and cutting edge research.  CxGBS looks forward to working [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|