CCI Blog

What Do You Do When the Power Goes Out in a Hospital?

Posted by Michael Donahue on April 2017

In the event of a power outage in a hospital, laboratory, research center, or other critical application, the PSH550-UPS-BC power supply from Functional Devices will provide power to your controller or other devices.

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Topics: Products

Looking to Get into Controls? Check out ProLon's Zoning Systems

Posted by Michael Donahue on March 2017

CCI is excited to announce that we now carry ProLon's HVAC zoning systems for commercial applications. ProLon Zoning Systems are an excellent option for contractors looking to enter the controls market.

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Topics: Products

Breweries, Networking, and New England

Posted by Michael Donahue on March 2017

This month we kicked off CCI's New England Brewery Tour! Read on to find out how to join us...

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Topics: CCI Company News

Download Easy IO's Updated CPT Tools and FG firmware

Posted by Michael Donahue on March 2017

Easy IO recently released a major update to their CPT Tools and the firmware of their FG series. This blog post describes the updates, and provides links to download the updates.

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Topics: Products

CAD Drafter- Job Opening

Posted by Michael Donahue on February 2017

CCI is hiring an entry-level HVAC Control Systems CAD Operator/Drafter to join our Engineering team.  Please share this job posting, and apply if you are interested!

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Topics: CCI Company News

HVAC Counter Sales Representative - Job Opening

Posted by Michael Donahue on February 2017

CCI is hiring another awesome Counter Sales Representative to join Jay and Rob at our counter. Is it you? Is it someone you know? Please forward and share the following job description!

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Topics: CCI Company News

Belimo Fire and Smoke Damper Actuators

Posted by Michael Donahue on February 2017

Select Belimo fire and smoke actuators are part of CCI's Special Offers through the end of February 2017. Continue reading to see the difference between a control actuator and a fire & smoke actuator, and the list of Belimo fire and smoke actuators included in CCI's promotion.

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Topics: Products

Earn Rebates on Eligible VFD Projects in Vermont

Posted by Michael Donahue on January 2017

Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) are an excellent way to save energy and reduce expenses as they adjust motor speed to match work being performed. In most systems, reducing a motor’s speed by 50% causes a 75% drop (or more) in energy consumption.

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Topics: Energy Savings

Dry Contact RIB® Relays Stop Voltage Drop (Guest Post)

Posted by Guest Blogger on January 2017

Wireless technology is a fantastic thing. It allows people to control things that are hundreds, if not thousands, of feet away. But what if wireless wasn’t reliable enough? What if wireless is too expensive? What if you want a hardwired solution? No one wants to run thousands of feet of wire. That’s expensive both in labor and parts, not to mention the voltage drop that occurs across that span of distance.

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Topics: Product Selection

Using a BACnet® Compatible RIB® Relay

Posted by Guest Blogger on January 2017

This is a guest post from Functional Devices.

Building automation controllers can be quite expensive, and purchasing one just to add one or two more points on the network may not be ideal. Luckily Functional Devices has a solution for these cases - using a BACnet® compatible RIB®!

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Topics: Products

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