Merging Technology and Sustainability: Honeywell Forge for Buildings Leads the Way

I caught up with Manish Sharma, the leader of sustainable solutions at Honeywell. Manish gives me the 411 on Honeywell’s latest  building automation and smart building control system, Honeywell Forge for Buildings. He shares insights into its transformative impact on building operations and sustainability, and ESG reporting.

In an ever-changing world, businesses of all sizes are seeking innovative solutions to optimize their building operations. Honeywell Forge for Buildings offers a groundbreaking technology that combines software, hardware, and services to deliver tangible business outcomes. With its comprehensive suite of products and standout approach, Honeywell Forge for Buildings empowers organizations to drive sustainability, enhance occupant experience, mobilize operational efficiency, ensure safety and security, manage compliance, and more. In this article, we will explore the key features and benefits of this game-changing solution in detail.

One Vendor, Real Results:

Honeywell Forge for Buildings stands out by offering a unified approach, combining software, hardware, and services from a single vendor. This streamlined integration ensures seamless collaboration, efficient implementation, and tangible results for organizations of any size.

Driving Sustainability Goals:

Sustainability is a pressing concern for businesses today, and Honeywell Forge for Buildings helps organizations achieve their sustainability goals. By leveraging advanced solutions like Honeywell Forge Sustainability⁺ for Buildings, which focuses on carbon and energy management, businesses can actively contribute to a more sustainable future.

Enhancing Occupant Experience:

Honeywell Forge for Buildings recognizes the significance of occupant experience. By harnessing cutting-edge technology and intelligent building systems, organizations can create comfortable, safe, and productive environments for occupants in various settings such as commercial buildings, hospitals, schools, and airports.

Mobilizing Operational Efficiency:

Efficiency lies at the core of Honeywell Forge for Buildings. By integrating IT and OT data, organizations can make informed decisions, optimize building management, and unlock operational efficiencies. The solution equips buildings with assets and sensors designed to enhance reliability, intuitiveness, and overall operational performance.

Ensuring Safety & Security:

With Honeywell Forge for Buildings, organizations can strengthen their safety and security measures. The platform offers advanced visitor and vendor management solutions, centralizing data for easy access, ensuring searchability, and reducing administrative burdens. Automation and streamlined check-in processes enhance overall security protocols.

Managing Compliance:

Compliance is a critical aspect of building operations, and Honeywell Forge for Buildings provides comprehensive solutions to help organizations navigate regulatory requirements seamlessly. From energy management, to ESG, to  maintaining building standards, the platform offers tools and resources to ensure compliance at every level.

A Standout Approach to Building Operations:

Honeywell Forge for Buildings distinguishes itself with its unique approach to building operations. The platform provides multi-asset coverage, extending beyond HVAC systems to drive outcomes across various asset categories. With autonomous control and optimization capabilities, organizations can control, manage, and visualize their buildings from a single platform, enabling scalability.

Open Protocol and Global Partner Network:

Flexibility and collaboration are essential in today’s interconnected world. Honeywell Forge for Buildings embraces an open protocol, facilitating seamless integration with various systems and vendors. Additionally, the platform leverages Honeywell’s global partner network, providing expertise in key verticals and access to a vast ecosystem of over 10,000 partners. Honeywell has a great distributor network, including my favorite distributor, Stromquist & Company.

Unified User Experience:

Honeywell Forge for Buildings simplifies operations and reduces training needs through a unified user experience. The platform enables organizations to quickly ramp up new workers, ensuring smooth transitions and maximizing productivity.

Honeywell’s Deep Expertise:

With its extensive knowledge across multiple industries, Honeywell brings valuable expertise to the table. By leveraging their experience in areas such as airports, data centers, healthcare, hospitality, and more, organizations can gain a competitive edge and drive key business outcomes.


Honeywell Forge for Buildings enhances the way organizations approach building operations. By embracing this comprehensive solution, businesses can achieve sustainability goals, enhance occupant experience, optimize operational efficiency, ensure safety and security, and manage compliance effectively. Are you ready to embark on a digital transformation journey? Contact your favorite Honeywell Distributor or a Honeywell Buildings Specialist today.

Thanks Manish!


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