2018 Ugly Sweater Contest
We hope you are all enjoying the holiday season! We wanted to share with you pictures from our annual Christmas party. We had an ugly Christmas sweater contest and well, as you can see, our team is a group of high achievers. Congratulations to Bill, Nick and Mark for going above and beyond for the win!
Westchester Medical Center
We are excitedabout our latest project! Westchester Medical Center in the Hudson Valley areais currently under construction. Our Project Supervisor, DJ was able to takepictures showing the progress being made throughout the year. We are happy tobe able to provide the necessary expertise to make this a smarter building forthe amazing staff at Westchester Medical Center. Take a look at the projectunder construction below.
Our Vice President, Glenn Hertzberg got into the Holiday spirit this weekend by attending the Upper Montclair CC in Clifton NJ – Kris Kringle Golf Open and Toy Drive. This event raises money and collects toys for children at St. Joseph’s Hospital. There were 173 Santa’s out on the golf course this year, see if you can spot Glenn among all the other Santa’s! We appreciate Upper Montclair Country Club for putting on this great event every year and allowing us to have fun and donate to a wonderful cause! (more…)
Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch upgrade
The Brooklyn Public Library is embarking on a two-year project to update their building and the technology needed to create a better learning environment for their visitors. This New York landmark opened in 1941 and is in need of an upgrade. AME is excited to be a part of revitalizing this building for future generations. We will be taking on the large, intricate job of renovating the buildings’ heating, air conditioning systems and building automation. (more…)
AME Golf Outing 2018
We would like to thank everyone who joined us at the Galloping Horse Golf Course for our 1st Golf outing as well as express our gratitude to our co-sponsor: Honeywell, who helped us make this event a great success. We had a great time with all of you and are looking forward to making this an annual event! (more…)
The Honeywell Momentum 2018 Recap
The Honeywell Momentum 2018 was one of the best conferences we have attended this year. We wanted to share with you the incredible speakers we had an opportunity to hear speak while we were there:
On the first day we heard from: Mike Keller, Honeywell’s North America Buildings Sales Director and Michael Garceau, Honeywell’s new General Manager who shared the innovative ideas and solutions Honeywell is unveiling to improve all aspects of the industry. (more…)
“Perkins Eastman is providing architecture and design services for the new 200,000 sf Consulate General and Permanent Mission to the United Nations for the Republic of Turkey in New York City. The site for the Turkish House – Turkevi is located at the corner of First Avenue and East 46th street, at 821 UN Plaza, across the street from UN Headquarters, along Manhattan’s famed “Consulate Row.” (more…)
Icon Realty’s Two Upper East Side Condo Towers
“The long wait for the Second Avenue Subway is finally over and developers are moving into high-gear to reap rewards along the line’s once-remote Upper East Side blocks. One of the most bullish developers to surface is Icon Realty Management who is moving full steam on not one, but two high-end condo towers on Second Avenue in the low 80s. (more…)
Engineer 2017 HVAC & Building Automation Systems Study
“According to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2017 HVAC & Building Automation Systems Study, 71% of engineers specify, design, or select products for office buildings-and 75% of these engineers are responsible for determining the requirements/writing specifications for these projects. Below are five HVAC and BAS findings as they relate to office building projects: (more…)
AME Partnership with BASSG an Interview with Alper Üzmezlert
Our partnerships are very important to us. Through our relationships with vendors and contractors we are able to customize our client’s projects and offer the best possible solutions for all their building needs.
Eleven years ago, AME wanted to purchase graphics from BASSG. From that one encounter in 2007, a partnership that included hundreds of jobs, AME and BAS Services & Graphics LLC have worked well together and have given their mutual clients the quality and efficiency they were looking for.
Cybersecurity advisory affecting Niagara AX- and Niagara 4-based systems
New Security Update and Fixes Releases for Niagara AX and Niagara 4
Dear valued OEM partner,
New updates for Niagara AX (3.8 update 4) and Niagara 4 (4.4 update 1) are available on Niagara Central.
The Niagara AX 3.8 Update 4 release (3.8.401) includes several fixes and important vulnerability mitigations for cybersecurity protection of Niagara AX systems, including, but not limited to, an important revision of the Java Virtual Machine that fixes critical security vulnerabilities.
Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF)
We recently came across information regarding variable refrigerant flow (VRF) and wanted to share with you. The article, VRF Rejection, discusses safety, efficiency, energy costs, proprietary systems, case studies, updated standards and pointed out some misconceptions regarding VRF as well. Each section touched on important information for the HVAC industry. (more…)
New Amsterdam Theater – Time Square
The New Amsterdam Theater in Times Square was a big job, but we were up for the challenge! We took over the entire building and were able to integrate their existing system and upgrade into the Honeywell Niagara Framework-based building management solution we knew they needed and would be the best their building overall.
IEEE – Piscataway, NJ
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) required a new installation and integration of three buildings at their headquarters in Piscataway, New Jersey. We were able to fulfill all their needs by using several different products which you can see listed below.
Bernard’s Township Schools
The Bernard Township School District had us come out for a new installation covering the whole district. All the controls were done by AME. We used Honeywell N4 technology and WEBS 8000 to not only streamline management of the buildings, but to simplify access through wi-fi capabilities as well. (more…)
Weitz & Luxenburg, NY
The law firm of Weitz & Luxenberg recently called us and needed an integration of their existing Siemens DDC System and an upgrade to Honeywell Niagara. We were able fully integrate their system and upgrade the entire building including Chiller Plant, Boiler Plant, AHU and VAV systems. Read below to see what else this upgrade required. (more…)
Capital One Mission Critical
Capital One called on us to integrate their system for their 12-story data center office space. Because we work with Honeywell who provides us with the best products available in the industry, we were able to complete this project and give Capital One a system (more…)
NJ DOT Ewing, New Jersey
The New Jersey Department of Transportation had 40 buildings in need of our expertise. We were there to help connect the buildings for tracking energy consumption. With this system in place they were able to see their energy usage in all forty buildings and see how and where they could improve their efficiency. (more…)
36 Story Building Near Rockefeller Center on 52 in NYC
This building required an entire base building controls install. We were able to optimize building control, maximize energy efficiency and created system that was easy to use and monitor. Because this system includes energy consumption reporting the managers of the building are now able to save money (more…)
Cybersecurity and the IoT— Threats, Best Practices and Lessons Learned
Cybersecurity and the IoT—Threats, Best Practices and Lessons Learned bt Kevin T. Smith, Chief Architect, Tridium
“The market for the Internet of Things (IoT) is continuing to grow at a phenomenal pace. According to research from the International Data Corporation released early in 2017, the IoT market will reach $1.29 trillion by 2020. (more…)
Honeywell WEB-8000 Controller
The WEB-8000 is a compact, embedded IoT (Internet of Things) controller and server platform for connecting multiple and diverse devices and sub-systems. With Internet connectivity and Web serving capability, the WEB-8000 controller provides integrated control, supervision, data logging, alarming, scheduling and network management. (more…)
AME announces their new website launch.
AME is proud to announce the re-launch of our company website, www.ame-inc.com. We have redesigned the entire website to create a more user friendly and informative experience for all our valued clients and partners in the industry. (more…)
2018 Honeywell Contractor of the Year award!
AME is proud to announce that we were given the 2018 Honeywell Contractor of the Year award! The award is based on volume, major projects won and completed, creative solutions, technical competency and the commitment to partnering with Honeywell. (more…)