This year Building Controls Group was among many distributors and contractors in attendance at the Johnson Controls Conference hosted in Chicago, IL October 30th through November 1st 2018. Johnson Controls hosted this conference regionally in three U.S. cities this year, a change from its previous conference format.

The conference included a product showcase with a “Discussion Theater”; the theater offered short presentations on current and future Johnson Controls products. In addition, the “Controls Road Show” offered training and instruction for HVAC industry specific families of products, including: Facility Explorer, Verasys, Refrigeration, Johnson Controls Critical Environments (Triatek), Series III VFD, and the new Selection Navigator tool.

Building Controls Group team attended two full day training sessions for Facility Explorer and Verasys. The Facility Explorer training included review of the new PCT, new ethernet based PCA controllers: FX-PCA4911 and FX-PCV1930.  IN STOCK NOW – contact us for purchase. A full day was dedicated to training and instruction for “Verasys VAV & COBP systems, IOM, LC-VAC1001 Lighting Controller, and application controller for constant volume, chiller & boiler applications”. Watch for upcoming required training offerings for these products at Building Controls Group.

During the product showcase, Johnson Controls highlighted some of their upcoming product releases we will all be anticipating. A new version of PCT, the next version of Verasys, new network sensors, and the completely new “FIT” device were highlighted. FIT, Field Inspection Tool, is a diagnostic inspection tool for BACnet MS-TP.

The team at Building Controls Group places high value on conferences such as the “Johnson Controls - Controls Road Show” to stay up-to-date on training and industry changes. We want to bring our customers the best products, support, and solutions for HVAC controls and building automation. We offer HVAC training and certification in St. Paul, MN see our current course offering here