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Chicago Based Building Automation

General Mechanical specializes in building automation for commercial and industrial facilities throughout Chicagoland. Our building automation systems (BAS) allow you to better monitor and control operational performance within your business environment, including both temperature and safety. We also have extensive experience working with Direct Digital Controls (DDC) and pneumatic controls.

If you have old, outdated building controls, we are here to help. To learn more about our building automation capabilities in Chicago or to speak with one of our mechanical experts about your project, contact us today.

Our Building Automation Services

Our certified and trained technicians can provide you with comprehensive building automation services for your Chicago-area commercial or industrial facility. Our technicians specialize in BAS replacements or upgrades, preventative maintenance, and repairs.

Our building automation systems allow you control of operational systems ranging from HVAC to lighting and security. More specifically, this may include:


  • Boilers
  • Rooftop units
  • Chillers
  • Air handlers
  • CCTV (closed circuit television)
  • Water monitoring
  • Data center monitoring
  • Power monitoring
  • Lighting
  • And related systems


These control systems can not only make life easier on you as a building owner or property manager, but they can also help you to better improve efficiency and conserve energy—saving you money AND time. They can also help you identity problems with performance so that you can make the needed improvements. But in order to be effective, you building automation systems must be up-to-date. If you have older control systems that may not be providing you with the level of functionality your building requires today, give us a call to discuss a replacement or upgrade.

Building Automation Systems for Commercial & Industrial Facilities

These systems and services are ideal for a range of Chicagoland commercial and industrial facilities, including those in the following industries:


  • Plastics
  • Food Plants
  • Printing
  • Cold storage
  • Manufacturing
  • Real estate
  • Education
  • Hospitality
  • Medical
  • And more


Why Choose General Mechanical for Commercial & Industrial Building Automation in Chicagoland?

There are many reasons commercial and industrial businesses in Northern Illinois have come to rely on us for all their mechanical needs, including building automation. Here are just a few:

  • We have over 40 years of experience providing commercial and industrial buildings in Chicago with high-quality pneumatic and DDC controls.
  • Our technicians are fully certified and union members.
  • We provide professional, friendly commercial and industrial building automation service that has resulted in long-term relationships with many of our clients.

Contact Us to Learn More About Building Automation Upgrades, Maintenance & Repairs

If you are looking to make investments in building automation systems for a facility in the Chicago metropolitan area, contact General Mechanical! We have been providing building automation systems and services to commercial and industrial facilities throughout Chicagoland since 1973. Let us put our years of experience to work for you! Please call us at 847-999-4100 or fill out an online contact form to see how we can help with your project.

Building Automation Services Are Available in:

Addison, Alsip, Arlington Heights, Bensenville, Bolingbrook, Carol Stream, Chicago, Des Plaines, Elk Grove, Franklin Park, Gurnee Lake Zurich, Melrose Place, Niles, Northbrook, Schaumburg, Waukegan, Wheeling, IL.