Construction & Real Estate

Facilio teams up with Italian group to deliver IoT-led realty solutions

Facilio, a leading AI-driven property operations platform, has announced a strategic partnership with Italy-based Evogy, a leading digital energy service provider specialising in the Energy-as-a-Service model, to deliver IoT-led solutions and services to drive sustainability and improve operational efficiency for real estate portfolios.
As a result of this partnership, Facilio and Evogy will extend their offerings to deliver well-rounded, intelligence-led connected operations and sustainability services, for large commercial portfolios. The enhanced capabilities include:
*Remote monitoring and control of multiple building assets, equipment, and systems (HVAC, fire safety, access control, etc.) through a “single-pane-of-glass” dashboard.
*Automated operational workflows, along with preventive, condition-based, and predictive maintenance.
*New occupant/tenant services through personalized comfort control apps; App-based tenant service requests and visitor management.
*Automated, ML-driven algorithms for optimization of HVAC systems for energy efficiency.
*Dynamic optimization of energy assets using Evogy’s ‘Simon’ digital energy specialist, in response to variable load, weather forecasts, electricity tariffs, etc.
Facilio and Evogy's synergetic operating model will enable clients to unlock the power of building data and make real-time performance changes; to optimize costs, energy usage, and productivity. End users and occupants will benefit from superior experiences and continuous responsive control.
Lauding the key partnership, Stefano Zanin of Evogy, CTO and Co-Founder, stressed the need for a proactive response to climate-change and adherence to sustainability, in real estate. 
"There are huge opportunities to realize cost savings through energy efficiency, with the power of technology like IoT & Cloud," stated Zanin. 
"Using Facilio's cloud-based platform, we will enhance our digital energy services via a command and control center, to optimize asset performance at enterprise scale, and fulfil the needs of large portfolio customers," he added.
Facilio CEO and Founder Prabhu Ramachandran pointed out that the Facilio+Evogy combo unlocks great value for customers, through complementary solutions that enhance the portfolio performance in real-time. 
"In combination with Evogy’s ‘Simon’ plug-and-play retrofit solution, the Facilio platform, reduces barriers to connectivity, aggregates building data, and identifies operational inefficiencies proactively," he explained. 
"Our partnership with a regional leader of Evogy’s calibre will enable real estate owners and operators to elevate portfolio operations, exceed sustainability goals, and realize value faster," he added.-TradeArabia News Service