Continuous improvement in new and existing buildings.

Optimized Operations for the Life of Your Building

Building owners face many hurdles across runaway costs, endless technology choices, impatient occupants and more. Ensuring your building performs at its best as designed and intended needs specific attention. That’s where our commissioning services for new and existing buildings come into play.


New construction commissioning

Existing building commissioning

Building envelope commissioning





Monitoring-based commissioning

Equipment acceptance testing


Air conditioning systems

Heating systems

Ventilation systems

Air handling units

Heat pumps

VRF and VRV systems

Boilers, chillers and cooling towers

Forced air and hydronic distribution systems

HVAC/R systems


Compressed air and vacuum systems

Refrigeration equipment

Building automation and controls systems

Plumbing fixtures

Building envelopes

Lighting systems and controls

Audio visual systems

Fire sprinkler systems


Wireless and connectivity systems

Structured cabling systems

Power and wiring systems

Emergency generation and distribution systems

Uninterruptible power supplies (UPS)

Variable frequency drives (VFD)

Network infrastructure

Building controls


New building construction

Existing building construction

Tenant improvements

Energy retrofits and improvements

Portfolio or campus


Commercial office

State and local government


Life sciences

Data centers


Higher education

K-12 school districts


Mixed-use residential

For the Life of Your Building®

Your Building Performance Partner

McKinstry provides more than just an issues list. We help you plan, optimize and live better with what you have. Our commissioning process includes training facility staff on the technical and operational aspects of building systems.

Commissioning Delivers Certainty

Owners, operators and occupants deserve to feel safe, comfortable and confident in their building’s performance now and into the future. Our goal is to leave you with the ability to operate more efficiently for years to come.

Company and Individual Certifications
  • Testing and Balancing of Environmental Systems Certification, National Environmental Balancing Bureau (NEBB)
  • Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF), Building Commissioning Association (BCA)
  • Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP)
  • Building Commissioning Certification Board (BCA)
  • Building System Commissioning Certification
  • National Environmental Balancing Bureau (NEBB)
  • Certified Commissioning Authority CxA
  • AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
  • Building Envelope Commissioning Process Provider (BECxP)
  • Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP) (AEE)
  • Certified Process Professional Certification (CxPP) (NEBB)
  • Professional Engineering License
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accreditations
  • Building Commissioning Association Chapter Members (two are Regional Presidents)

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