Division 28 Update

CSI Member

SecuritySpecifiers and the Security Industry Association (SIA) have taken the lead in working with the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) to recommend updates for the 2015 MasterFormat. MasterFormat is CSI’s master list of titles and numbers used to organize specifications and other project information for most commercial building design and construction projects in North America. Recommended changes primarily affect MasterFormat Division 28, Electronic Safety and Security, but other divisions are also impacted. Nearly 100 volunteers – consultants, integrators, manufacturers, have been somehow involved in this effort. THESE ARE ONLY RECOMMENDATIONS. CSI will consider these in its normal review cycle, with a final determination made by Q4 of this year. SIA will maintain the Division 28 Update Committee going forward as a vehicle for making future recommendations. E-mail comments and questions to division28@securityspecifiers.com.


ASIS 2015 Customized Booth Visit Plan


Anaheim CA September 27 - October 1, 2015

Select the product areas you are interested in and then execute the search. You will get results that organize results by booth number thereby allowing for optimum exploration of the ASIS 2015 show floor.

Training and Education Events through 8/30/2015


SecurityXchange (Park City, UT)

8/16/2015 - 8/19/2015    Meeting


Axis Communications Academy Courses

Ongoing    See Axis Website for dates and descriptions.

Today's Featured Consultant - 7/31/2015

Featured Consultant Name Image.  Thomas Newton

Thomas Newton

• Thirteen years of experience with a large University Medical campus and teaching hospital.
• Responsible for the design, planning and implantation of various CCTV, Security and Building Automation Systems in Research (BSL1 -4) and health care settings.
• Public Safety’s IT and infrastructure liaison for two large Information Technology Departments.
• Systems Administrator for various Access Control, CCTV and Building Automation Systems Servers.
• Former Sergeant, Military Police, United States Army Reserve - Enduring Freedom.
• BA, Criminal Justice, Northeastern University
• Certified in various Security and Building Automation Systems, including Software House -CCURE , GE Security Picture Perfect, Siemens Apogee, Johnson Controls, Stanley Healthcare HUGS infant abduction System, GE Fanuc PPCL controllers, ObjectVideo Video Analytics.

Phone: +1 617 304-4648
Email: thnewton@gmail.com
Linked-In: www.linkedin.com/pub/thomas-newton/24/492/33

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