With our talented team of education specialists and our full line of the industry-leading brands, you can trust Climatec to be your single source integrator of education building solutions. Whether your issues are aging facilities, student security, or tightening budgets, Climatec can help you navigate the challenges facing education facilities today. When it comes to education, Climatec delivers solutions in a way that’s fast, dependable, and on budget.

Cuyamaca Community College — El Cajon, CA

Climatec Building Technologies Group has installed the building automation systems for all the new buildings at Cuyamaca College since 2004, when the college expanded by constructing 5 new buildings and retrofitting several more.

Climatec BTG continues to engineer, furnish and install Alerton BACtalk digital controls for control and monitoring of HVAC system, including a new chiller plant. Climatec has also integrated to a Honeywell LON and a York system via JACE to the Alerton front end. The Alerton system resides on the campus-wide Ethernet network (BACnet/IP), is web based and is regularly maintained by Climatec’s Alerton factory-certified engineers.


  • Alerton BACtalk, BACnet

Poway Unified School District — San Diego, CA

The Poway Unified School District is located in northern San Diego County, California. Encompassing an area of 100 square miles, district schools are situated in suburban San Diego and throughout the rural city of Poway. PUSD operates 25 elementary schools (K-5), six middle schools (6-8), four comprehensive high schools (9-12), and one continuation high school.

Twenty-five schools are located in the city of San Diego; eleven schools in the city of Poway. The District serves approximately 33,000 students and is the third largest school district in the county.

Over the last ten years Climatec has installed building automation systems in the majority of PUSD’s schools, either when they were newly constructed or through bond-funded modernization projects.

Climatec is continually working on 3-5 such projects. The result is a consistently growing, server-based, web-enabled, district-wide automation system that allows PUSD staff to efficiently and effectively diagnose problems from wherever they happen to be. The system is also used to manage the operation and energy use of a wide variety of HVAC systems and equipment, from unitary to complex chilled-water plants including thermal storage and co-generation.


  • ALERTON® Envision™ for BACtalk®
  • WEBtalk™

ASU, Barrett Honors College — Phoenix, AZ

Climatec is providing a networked Life Safety/Alarm System for the new Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University. This new construction project consists of seven (7) buildings totaling 543,116-square-feet. Barrett, The Honors College, will open the first four year residential college of its kind in the fall of 2009.

The new Barrett facility, located on the Tempe campus, will offer new housing to 1700 students and will feature its own dining center, classrooms, café, faculty and administrative offices, and activity space. Amenities will include an amphitheater, computer lounge and lab, classrooms, outside activity courts, fitness center, and dining hall with covered terrace, garden, and a variety of dining rooms. The honors college, designed with input from Barrett students, meets silver certification standards on the LEED Green Building Rating System and will feature a student run sustainable living community, with low-consumption

Climatec will be engineering, furnishing and commissioning over 900 smoke/heat detectors detectors, 1800 horn strobes and 7 networked control panels . Each building will be reporting to the ASU Police Department FireWorks Graphical Command Center via ASU’s dedicated fire alarm fiber network. For secondary/redundant reporting, all devices will be reporting to ASU’s facility management services via the wide area network.


  • GE EST-3 Life Safety System
  • GE Fire Works Life Safety and Security Command Interface