Big Box Energy Management System Installations

Installed energy management systems for control of HVAC and lighting, provided programming where required and commissioning of systems with follow up maintenance and emergency service.

Locations: Manitoba, Ontario and Saskatchewan

Gillam Town Centre

The Gillam town centre is a LEED certified building containing commercial space, as well as luxury condominiums.

Tri-Star Automation provided a complete Building Automation System utilizing Reliable Controls© products, Mach Pro Web Com, Mach Pro Sys, and Smart Space Controllers.

The system includes control of Fan Coils, 2 HRV’s, Humidity, Ventilation, Pumping etc. and BACnet I/P Integration of a Chiller. The system is native BACnet with web browser access, 3D graphical interface, operator workstation, trending, custom scheduling and programming.

Ecole Opasquia Unit Ventilator Replacment

New Building Automation System utilizing Reliable Controls© products, Mach ProWeb Com, Mach Pro Sys, Mach Pro Zone, and Smart Space Controllers.

The project included two new electronic boilers, 9 pumps, new temperature and pressure sensors, 2 AHU’s, Central Exhaust, Unit Ventilators, Baseboards, Convectors and Force Flows.

The new boilers were integrated via Modbus. The system is native BACnet web browser access, 3D graphical interface, operator workstation, trending, custom scheduling and programming.

Hunter Memorial Hospital Controls Upgrade

Phase 1 Building Automation System retrofit utilizing Reliable Controls© products, Mach-Pro Web, Mach Pro Sys, Mach Pro Point, and Mach Pro Zone.

The system is a native BACnet DDC system including web browser access, 3D graphical interface, operator workstation, trending, custom scheduling and programming.

All pneumatic actuators and sensors were replaced with new electronic devices. Re-commission and optimize HVAC system including CO2 monitoring (on demand ventilation), and optimal start/stop scheduling.

To fit the customers’ budget the existing zone controls were integrated with the new main plant controls.

Phase 2 BACnet integration of new Trane Chiller via MS/TP including addition of graphics to existing workstation, alarming, trending, and interlocking with existing systems.

Scott Bateman School Boiler Replacement

New Building Automation System utilizing Reliable Controls© products, Mach Pro Com, and Mach Pro Sys. The project included two new electronic Precision boilers, 5 new pumps with ABB VFD’s, new temperature and pressure sensors, and re-use of the existing propane boiler.

The new boilers were integrated via Modbus, and the VFD’s via BACnet, both MS/TP. The system is native BACnet web browser access, 3D graphical interface, operator workstation, trending, custom scheduling and programming.

Ibex Business Center

421 Mulvey is a heritage building that is being re-purposed as commercial office space as well as a large flea market.

Tri-Star Automation has been hired to provide Reliable  controls product, design, and programming of the building automation system as the mechanical systems are upgraded and new spaces are made available to tenants.

The system currently consists of supervisory control remote access and alarming of an open loop geothermal system through a Mach Pro Web Sys.

Monitoring and control of the tenant fan coils is provided via Reliable Controls Smart Space Controllers (SSC). The system also monitors C02 levels to assure regulatory requirements are met.