We don't make buildings.
We make buildings smarter.

Who Are We

SmartBuildingDesign.com is a resource site hosted by Cochrane Supply & Engineering to help consulting engineers, building network designers, and system integrators stay on top of the latest trends and best practices in smart building technology.

Our Mission

With the emergence of smart building design, several new technology platforms, applications, and communication networks have been introduced that make the design and specification of building technology more challenging. The mission of SmartBuildingDesign.com is to help guide the design community through the process of designing an effective and secure network.

Our Process

For Consulting Engineers

  •  Best-in-breed product selection
  •  Systems Integration drawing development
  •  Specification review
  •  Technical presentations

For Systems Integrators

  • Best-in-breed product selection
  • Design Assistance
  • Technical Presentations
  • Scope Development
  • Sales Assistance

For End Users

  • Best-in-breed product selection
  • Assistance in writing RFPs and RFQs
  • Assistance in developing Design Guidelines
  • Technical Presentations

News & Resources

View the latest news and trends related to the BAS World. Find articles and white papers regarding everything from IP technology to cyber security and everything in between.

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Lunch & Learn Series

Let us come in and educate your staff on the best-in-breed technology and solutions. Our sessions are educational and technical in nature, and are not product specific.

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best practices

Here you will find the most accepted practices for system architecture, guide specifications, and cyber security for building technology design.

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