Atlanta, GA (PRWeb) – May 8, 2013 – Installers and building managers benefit from another manufacturer joining the ranks of BACnet International with the addition of silver member tekmar Control Systems. tekmar joined BACnet International as part of its strategy to support system integration. “tekmar is proud to be a member of BACnet International,” said Greg Leupin, Sales & Marketing Manager for tekmar. “This is an exciting new venture for us as we start to build BACnet communication protocol into our HVAC controls. As an industry leader, we understand the importance of system integration, and this connection makes it possible for installers and building managers to have better access and control of their HVAC systems.”
As a silver member, tekmar joins over 80 of the leading building automation vendors and integrators in the world in pursuing advancement of BACnet as a communication protocol.
“BACnet International welcomes tekmar’s dedication to system integration,” stated Andy McMillan, President of BACnet International. “Better access and control for installers and building managers is part of BACnet International’s focus on facilitating BACnet adoption and user success.”
About BACnet International
BACnet International is an industry association that facilitates the successful use of the BACnet protocol in building automation and control systems through interoperability testing, educational programs and promotional activities. The BACnet standard was developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and has been made publicly available so that manufacturers can create interoperable systems of products. BACnet International complements the work of the ASHRAE standards committee and BACnet-related interest groups around the world. BACnet International members include building owners, consulting engineers and facility managers, as well as companies involved in the design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and maintenance of control equipment that uses BACnet for communication. For more information, please visit www.bacnetinternational.org.