Evolve Guest Controls News
Evolve Guest Controls installswireless energy management technology into 1,455 Amsterdam Hospitality guest rooms
Evolve Guest Controls’ guest room energy management technology is being installed in1,455of Amsterdam Hospitality’s guest rooms.
Amsterdam Hospitality has selected the Ameritania, Bentley, Berkley, Blake, Marcel and Moderne hotels located in New York City, New Jersey, and North Carolina as sites to install Evolve’s systems.To further improve upon Evolve’s ROI, each New York and North Carolina property has also qualified for energy efficiency rebates through NYSERDA and Duke Energy.
Each of Evolve’s devices are built on an expandable platform. This allows for the future addition and integrationwith existing and new products and technology, and would enable its EvolveNet back office system to assist housekeeping, engineering, and the front desk access all room information “in the cloud”.
Evolve is expanding upon its existing Keycard system, Director Series, and EvolveNet products by introducing a sensor based system and the Evolve AI interactive guest experience. Evolve will be displaying these new systems at the HITEC Hospitality Trade Show in Austin, TXon June 20th, 2011.
About Evolve Guest Controls:
Evolve Guest Controls, an affiliated company of the Mason Family of Companies, was created to enhance energy efficiency and guest controlin the Hospitality Industry. Evolve’s solutions target each of the three main energy consumers in a guest room, including lighting, HVAC, and the television.
Hoteliers can expect a 25%-40% savings on their guest room energy costs with an approximate ROI of 2 years. Evolve’s versatile energy management systems have been installed in hotels ranging from 28 rooms to as large as 2,700 rooms, and qualifies nationally for federal and state energy efficiency rebates.
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The Inn at Penn, A Hilton Hotel, is also the beneficiary of a $100,000 energy improvement grant to support the installation of the Evolve® guestroom lighting and temperature control system. The hotel is expected to reduce its energy consumption by as much as 30 percent annually with this new technology, which activates in-room lighting, heating and air conditioning upon guest arrival.
The implementation of these innovative features further strengthens the hotel’s ongoing efforts to reduce its overall carbon footprint
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MILPITAS, CA–(Marketwire – 05/23/11) – The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading global companies dedicated to establishing Z-Wave as the standard in wireless home control, today announced the addition of Evolve Guest Controls as its newest principal member. Evolve Guest Controls, a leading provider of energy management solutions, joins an impressive list of industry leaders on the Z-Wave Alliance board of directors including: 2Gig Technologies, Cooper Wiring Devices, Danfoss, Fakro, Ingersoll Rand, Leviton and Sigma Designs.
Evolve offers a comprehensive solution to its hospitality customers via Z-Wave energy and device management tools for in-room control options, including: lighting, TV, electronics and thermostat products. To date, Evolve Guest Controls has installed the largest Z-Wave commercial installation project with more than 65,000 Z-Wave enabled devices in a single hotel.
“The Z-Wave Alliance is pleased to welcome Evolve Guest Controls as a principal member,” said Raoul Wijgergangs, chairman of the Z-Wave Alliance. “We commend Evolve for its success in paving the way to provide commercial scale Z-Wave based energy management solutions to the hospitality industry and their leadership in board activities will be a welcome addition.”
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Evolve Guest Controls moved on to another marquee project it hopes will deliver similar reviews.
Work on The Inn at Penn, a flagship Hilton hotel on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, included a complete renovation of 275 rooms, including upgraded HVAC systems, new lighting controls, new TV power controls, and retrofitted wiring…
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Evolve Trade Shows and Events
BITAC International Luxury 2011 – March 27th-29 Fairmont Southampton Bermuda
BITAC Tech & Operations 2011 – May 1st-3rd El Conquistador Resort & Spa Puerto Rico
HD Las Vegas May 18-20 Sands Convention Center Las Vegas NV
HITEC June 20-23 Austin Convention Center, Austin TX
BITAC Purchasing & Design East 2011-July 17th-19th The Peabody Resort & Spa Orlando FL
HD Miami Sept 13-14 Miami Beach Convention Center Miami Beach FL
BITAC Purchasing & Design West -Oct 16th -18th La Quinta Spa & Resort Palm Springs, NV
IHM&RS November 12-15 Jacob Javitz Center NY