PEAC's team has extensive experience in delivering LEED commissioning services for MEP systems, controls and equipment. Each of PEAC's commissioning staff has successful careers as Commissioning Authorities for many buildings throughout the country. Our staff members have individually played a key role in helping achieve Certified, Silver, Gold and Platinum levels of certification for many clients. PEAC is a corporate member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Association of Energy engineers (AEE). Several of our staff members are both LEED Accredited Professionals and Certified Commissioning Authorities.
PEAC's LEED commissioning services include both Fundamental and Enhanced Commissioning.
Fundamental Commissioning of Energy Systems (EAP1) is a pre-requisite for achieving LEED certification for new construction, renovation, or retro-commissioning (LEED O&M) projects.
- Serving as Commissioning Authority
- Reviewing Owner's Project Requirements
- Providing commissioning specifications
- Developing a commissioning plan
- Developing a start-up checklist
- Developing functional test procedures
- Performing on-site functional testing of equipment/systems
- Providing commissioning process documentation
- Tracking commissioning correspondence/reports
- Providing a final commissioning report
Enhanced Commissioning (EAC3) is an optional LEED activity that is worth two points toward LEED accreditation. PEAC can also complete the requirements for Measurement and Verification (EAC5).
In addition to the Fundamental Commissioning services:
- A focused review of the Owner Requirements, Basis of Design and Design Documents prior to the 50% completion of Construction Documents
- A focused review and back-check of the Construction Documents prior to completion
- Contractor equipment submittal reviews
- raining verification
- Systems manual development
- On-site, post-occupancy system operation and performance review