Acuity Brands Taps Cochrane Supply to Expand Footprint in IoT Building Controls, Automation Services

Acuity Brands, Inc.’s subsidiary, Distech Controls, has signed an agreement with Cochrane Supply & Engineering, to expand Distech Controls’ sales footprint in Michigan, Kentucky and parts of Ohio.

Under terms of the agreement, Cochrane Supply will distribute Distech Controls’ HVAC and Building Management Solutions, including its ECLYPSE Connected BACnet/IP and Wi-Fi HVAC controller series and ENVYSION web-based design and visualization interface. These products create a distributed architecture over the IP protocol that enables building owners to optimize HVAC control systems management, and simplify the exchange of business and occupant data.

The ECLYPSE Controller Series and ENVYSION interface provide powerful connectivity, as well as advanced control, monitoring and analysis, for an Internet of Things building. The ECLYPSE controller series utilizes BACnet/IP and IT standards, delivering empowered IP connectivity and open integration with building management systems.

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