Legacy Building Solutions has introduced the Legendary Building Series of fabric buildings that incorporate structural steel beams instead of open web trusses.
The Cement Association of Canada
has introduced Contempra, a new brand of cement that decreases C02 emissions 10% during the manufacturing process. It is made by intergrinding clinker with 15% limestone. www.cement.ca
Schneider Electric Canada
officially opened a new corporate office and plant on McLaughlin Road in Mississauga, Ontario this fall. The building interior was rebuilt to LEED CI Silver standards, with energy efficient features such as T8 lighting, extensive metering, high efficiency rooftop units, system-wide building automation, and on-site charging for electric vehicles. www.schneider-electric.com
has launched Panoptix as an affordable open technology platform for collecting and managing energy data from disparate building systems and other sources such as meters and weather.