Intelligent Building Dictionary Available

Building Intelligence Group has smashed what it calls the intelligent building ‘buzzword barrier’ with the Intelligent Building Dictionary: terminology for smart, integrated, green building design, construction, and management.
A dictionary of Intelligent Building terms from the Building Intelligence Group, St. Paul, MN, has been published to help designers, builders, and property owners understand the many “buzzwords” associated with advanced high performance buildings.
The Intelligent Building Dictionary provides clear concise definitions for the specialized terms and acronyms encountered in these projects. It is designed for use by everyone with a stake in advanced real estate including architects, engineers, owners, developers, facility managers, property managers, and tenants.
Building Intelligence Group has also launched a companion website at that provides fast online lookup of specialized terms from this dictionary.
Intelligent Building Dictionary may be ordered online at or directly from the publisher, Hands-on-Guide, at

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