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Brian Toevs, PE

Mechanical Engineer
Commissioning Authority

Selected Experience

  • Registered professional engineer with over 25 years of professional experience
  • Formed BETA Engineers, P.C. in 1997 to provide MEP engineering design services for architects in commercial/industrial construction markets in the mid-Atlantic region
  • Provided building systems commissioning services since 2000 and served as commissioning authority on more than 30 projects, including these various facility types:
    • Commercial offices
    • Health and laboratory facilities
    • Educational facilities
    • Museum and interpretative centers
    • Public service and municipal buildings
  • Areas of commissioning experience include:
    • Building Commissioning
    • Design Phase Commissioning
    • Construction Phase Commissioning
    • Re-Commissioning
    • Retro-Commissioning
    • Building Infrared Thermography
  • Co-authored The Integrative Design Guide to Green Building: Redefining the Practice of Sustainability, John Wiley & Sons, 2009

Awards and Affiliations

  • LEED AP® 2001, LEED AP BD+C 2010-present
  • ACG, AABC Commissioning Group, Board of Directors, Past President
  • Judge for the 2007 Green Building Alliance of Central PA Design Awards
  • Professional memberships include ACG, ASHRAE, ASPE and USGBC Central PA Chapter

Professional Registrations

  • Pennsylvania Registered Engineer, PE-045894-E
  • Maryland Registered Engineer, PE-22368
  • New Jersey Registered Engineer, PE-42823
  • Virginia Registered Engineer, PE-0402-030305


  • Associate of Science, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Penn State University, Hazleton Campus, 1984
  • Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Penn State University, Harrisburg Campus, 1989

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