Services

The Focus Energy Solutions team work for many high profile customers including Monash University where we have been engaged as consultants to audit the BAS and HVAC systems. We have also created and advised on a campus wide strategic long term growth plan for the Building Management System, including documenting standards, improving communications, integration and managing a total system wide upgrade across all campuses.

Focus Energy are also managing the implementation of several energy initiatives and the commissioning / recommissioning of items discovered through our audits during the defects liability periods of some recently completed University projects.

This management process consists of technology and cost benefit analysis, strategic planning of the campus wide system to meet long and short term University objectives.

Focus Energy are engaged to design and document the scope of work for many projects, create project specifications, manage the tender evaluation process, contractor and system selection and management and liaison of contractors during the installation, commissioning, system handover and defects liability period.

We have also been engaged to act as Independent Commissioning Agents for two high profile major construction projects at Monash University Clayton campus. These are the New Horizons building and Green Chemical Futures.

Areas of expertise include supply of the following services:

  • Independent BAS Design and Project Management.
  • Energy and Building Automation Management, Advisory and Strategy Improvements
  • Independent Commissioning Agents
  • Witnessing and Defects Management.
  • System Operation and Efficiency Audits.
  • BAS Customer Advocate -managing and dealing with controls and HVAC suppliers.
  • Building Recommissioning – tuning, audits, recommendations, implementation and measurement.
  • BAS Training

 

Consulting

Focus Energy Solutions works with building and facilities managers to understand and recommission their existing building automation systems or to specify and design future new systems. We offer independent Energy and Building Automation Management, Advisory, Design and Strategy Improvements for upgrades, system changes and new projects.

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Green Building Council of Australia

Focus Energy Solutions is a member of the Green Building Council of Australia and employs several independent commissioning agents and Green Star Accredited Professionals. We offer experienced and effective Independent Commissioning Agents services.

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Project Management

Focus Energy Solutions’ engineers take a hands-on approach to their projects in terms of system selection, supplier interviews, review and selection processes, project management, commissioning and documentation. We also focus on the area that often gets neglected; the process of final witnessing and defects management.

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Commissioning and Recommissioning Managers

Focus Energy Solutions has significant experience in Building Recommissioning, including performing building system audits, documenting realistic recommendations, implementation, tuning, control and measurement. In the majority of cases we are able to improve energy consumption by upto 30% while maintaining or improving comfort conditions.

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