Setra shares our goal of promoting and supporting the BACnet protocol and development of BACnet products for building management.
(PRWEB) June 26, 2017
The BACnet community is proud to announce that Setra has become the latest company to join BACnet International as a Silver member. Setra, founded in 1967, designs and develops one of the most comprehensive portfolios of sensors in the world. It has nearly 50 years of experience in critical applications in many industries, and is part of the Fortive Corporation, a Fortune 500 science and technology leader.
“As designers of premium sensing solutions, Setra sees an increasing need for BACnet-enabled pressure sensors and monitors,” said Mike Soper, senior manager of Critical Environments. “BACnet International provides the service and expertise we need to ensure our network data is compatible and compliant with expectations across the controls industry.”
Setra joins more than 125 of the leading building automation vendors and integrators in the world advocating BACnet as a communication protocol.
“We are excited to welcome Setra to the increasing BACnet International community,” said Andy McMillan, president and managing director of BACnet International. “Setra shares our goal of promoting and supporting the BACnet protocol and development of BACnet products for building management. We look forward to their contributions to the association.”
About BACnet International
BACnet International is an industry association that facilitates the successful use of the BACnet protocol in building automation and control systems through interoperability testing, educational programs and promotional activities. BACnet International oversees operation of the BACnet Testing Laboratories (BTL) and maintains a global listing of tested products. The BACnet standard was developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and has been made publicly available so that manufacturers can create interoperable systems of products. BACnet International complements the work of the ASHRAE standards committee and BACnet-related interest groups around the world. BACnet International members include building owners, consulting engineers and facility managers, as well as companies involved in the design, manufacture, installation, commission and maintenance of control equipment that uses BACnet for communication. For more information, please visit http://www.bacnetinternational.org.