Clarkson Controls Blog

Building Management System Design

Rising energy costs and government regulations are not the only reasons why people are rethinking their energy consumption. Growing awareness of climate change and dwindling resources are other factors why energy efficiency is becoming more and more important in everyday …Read more»

Joined up thinking!

Thinking about a complicated problem in an intelligent way. Anyone involved in the Buildings Controls Industry will, during their working lives, have been in an office, meeting room or class room and been aware of a proliferation of sensors, thermostats …Read more»

Sick Building Syndrom (SBS)

Sick Building Syndrom is a condition affecting office workers, typically marked by headaches and respiratory problems, attributed to unhealthy or stressful factors in the working environment such as poor ventilation. Almost everyone occasionally feels unwell because they are suffering from …Read more»

It’s Hot! Hot! Hot!

Temperature at work can be a health and safety issue Too much heat can make us feel tired and less energetic, cause heat (muscle) cramps, and place extra strain on the heart and lungs. Tiredness and loss of concentration can …Read more»

Ventilation in Buildings

Buildings account for over 45% of UK energy use and carbon emissions. Various energy management policies aim to reduce this figure. As the performance of building insulation and construction techniques steadily improve, energy lost through ventilation accounts for a growing …Read more»

See you at the BCIA Awards 2018

I am looking forward to catching up with old friends and industry colleagues at the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) Awards at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole this Thursday 10 May. It will be my first Awards Ceremony since retiring as President …Read more»

BMS Commissioning Engineer

We’re looking for an experienced BMS Commissioning Engineer, based in the Worcestershire/West Midlands area. The successful candidate must have a proven ability in the Design and Commissioning of all aspects of HVAC controls and building management systems. The ability to work independently …Read more»

New BCIA President elected

Malcolm Anson, Managing Director of Clarkson Controls is proud to have just completed two years (Feb 2018) as the President of the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA). Malcolm will continue as Immediate Past President and Management Committee Member. Meet the …Read more»