When was the last time you gave
your Building Energy Management System (BEMS) the once over? How can
you be certain all the components in your system are working as well as they
Components in building controls systems
that are in excess of 10 years old may be at the point of needing replacement –
the result of which could cause significant loss of function and additional
pressure on plant and equipment - not to mention the inconvenience
and cost implications that come with it.
So - if your BEMS is more than 10 years old, or
you're a contractor in the process of negotiating the parameters of a new
project, it's time to invest in a BEMS Risk Assessment Report.
This report helps building owners and managers
identify and classify the risk across their BEMS assets, providing an
understanding of which assets are obsolete and which still have some
manufacturer support available. The BEMS Risk Assessment Report is part of
a suite of reporting services available through TREND advance and Trend
Note: We’re so confident of the
quality of our products that we have recently extended the warranty to 5
for IQ®4 controllers and IQ®4
I/O modules. In fact, our systems regularly exceed 20-years in service, however
it is always prudent to review and upgrade as the needs of the building evolve
AN MOT HEALTH CHECK FOR YOUR BEMS
BEMS Risk Assessment Report gives you a succinct overview of the BEMS
asset resilience across your estate; identifying risk factors and
recommending how best to tackle them, either immediately or over time.
It's a proactive way of mitigating against unexpected costs and
disruption, by gaining the knowledge and information you need to better
understand your BEMS, ascertain where your strategic focus should lie and plan
upgrade work well ahead of any potential issue occurring.
advance experts will assess your BEMS to ascertain which controllers are
obsolete and need replacement, which are no longer in production but can still
function with relevant support or improvements and which controllers are
current and need no action.
improvements are ranked in order of priority with detailed costs and timeframes
so that you have the full picture of what needs doing and when - and how much
it's likely to cost.
INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERING
business owners and facilities managers the report will put you and your
business in far greater control, giving you a more proactive approach to
facilities management and helping you develop a planned programme of
improvements to take forward.
as a new contractor, it will help you to understand precisely what you're
taking on when negotiating those 'all inclusive' clauses, thereby avoiding any
nasty surprises further down the line.
that's not all.
BEMS Risk Assessment Report is also a great way of communicating with decision-makers
and budget holders, because it enables you to present a strong business case in
a language they understand.
CREATING A BUSINESS CASE TO SECURE BUDGET
motivate finance managers, you'll need to present them with cold, hard,
compelling evidence in an easily digestible format. The BEMS Risk Assessment
Report does just that.
estate managers and directors are aware on some level that their ageing BEMS
could end up causing headaches, but they can't always translate that anecdotal
knowledge into a compelling argument to gain funding,” explains Daniel
Taylor, National Operations Leader at Trend.
great thing about our Risk Assessment reporting service is that it helps
formulate a business case based on risk indicators, which is more comprehensible
to finance personnel who tend to think in very analytical terms,” he continues.
report takes away the guesswork, providing users with tangible information to
make intelligent, informed business decisions that could save them tens of thousands
of pounds by mitigating against unforeseen circumstances,” adds Daniel.
HOW QUICKLY CAN I GET STARTED?
well as raising awareness, the report provides clear advice on the steps
required to reduce risk and manage your BEMS estate intelligently and
efficiently. It can also be expedited quickly, meaning you can get essential
insight in next to no time.
fact, bespoke reports can be produced in as little as a week. We can even work
with you to carry out the actual upgrade work itself, providing a complete
turnkey solution if that's what you decide you need.
get in touch today to improve the resilience of your BEMS by identifying and
reducing risk in an organised and efficient way.
For more information about the BEMS Risk Assessment
Report, contact Daniel Taylor on email@example.com
Alternatively, speak to your local Trend Partner – find yours by clicking here.
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