Welcome to Benchmark Automation & Controls

Over 50 years of experience in the controls industry

Benchmark Automation & Controls

Benchmark Automation & Controls installs and services integrated and intelligent building management systems that seamlessly combine all of your buildings operational, energy management, lighting control, and video surveillance and access control systems.

We provide smart, comfortable, secure and energy efficient solutions for many different types of facilities including banks, hospitality, medical, industrial, K-12 schools and campuses, commercial and municipal buildings, and retail properties throughout Maryland, Washington, DC and Northern Virginia.

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Energy usage

40% of the world’s energy is used in buildings.

Energy wasted

30% of energy used in buildings is wasted because of inefficient BMS.

The IoT

By 2020, there will be 30 billion devices connected via the Internet of Things.

Building expenses

In a building's lifetime, 75% of costs go to maintenance and operating expenses.

Our services

Building Automation

Benchmark Automation & Controls provides standards-based solutions for integrated building automation and controls to ensure optimum functionality of your building systems.

Energy management

Benchmark will help you meet your sustainability goals and boost your building's value while keeping a productive and comfortable environment for your occupants.

Security & Surveillance

Benchmark Automation & Controls offers scalable solutions from small 2-door to large multi-facility applications to provide advanced surveillance and secure access control.

Lighting controls

Lighting is a key component to the daily operation of any facility and can be integrated into a whole security, and energy savings and sustainability strategy.

  • What We Do

Latest projects

  • 1st Mariner Bank

    Designed, engineered and installed Schneider Electric EcoStruxure Building Operation system for this bank.
  • Hyatt Regency

    Designed, engineered and upgraded the existing Schneider Electric Legacy INET Energy Management System to Schneider Electric EcoStruxure...
  • Merriweather District Building A & Parking Garage

    Designed, engineered and installed Schneider Electric EcoStruxure Building Operation system for this new office complex.
  • Garrison Forest School

    Designed, engineered and installed controls to maintain the ever-changing theater space conditions while honoring strict sound requirements.
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