Building life, health, safety, and energy systems are becoming more complex and interconnected. The Commissioning Process ensures that engineering systems deliver their promised performance and optimizes the efficiency of the construction process. van Zelm offers commissioning both as a distinct discipline and as part of our standard engineering services. We commission our own projects as well as those designed by other consulting engineers and are well versed in LEED commissioning projects.

Benefits of Commissioning

  • Optimization of Equipment Performance
  • Improved System Quality
  • Minimization of Energy Use
  • Trained Maintenance Staff
  • Enhanced Operation and Maintenance Capabilities
  • Reduced Life-Cycle Cost of Building Ownership
  • Sustain Property Values

Areas of Expertise

  • Commissioning Plans and Specifications
  • Verification Test Procedures
  • Control Systems Calibration
  • Testing and Balancing
  • Performance Testing
  • Preventive Maintenance Plans
  • Retro-Commissioning
  • Operations and Maintenance Training
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Facility Systems Optimization