- PNC Arena case study
Mastering the environment for maximum comfort and efficiency
Challenge• PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC hosts a myriad of events ranging from major concert tours to family shows on ice, all of which require unique optimal conditions.
• Switching from a basketball court to an ice hockey rink, and then to a stage show with special smoke effects, can be much easier with the right tools.
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• Schneider Electric’s Building Management System (BMS) helps PNC Arena master its environment by allowing full control and automation of all the HVAC components: fans, motors, the air intake and outtake, humidifiers and dehumidifiers.
• BMS allows for real-time, precise monitoring of the arena, and for changes to be automated through the push of a button.
• It contributes to creating the optimal conditions that meet the requirements of the NHL or the NCAA, and helps cut down on energy costs by managing energy more wisely.
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Results• 770,000 square feet
• 65+ events hosted annually
• A fully controlled and automated environment.
• Not a single game cancelled due to poor playing conditions
• A $300,000 decrease in utility bills over 6 years is credited mostly to Schneider Electric’s BMS