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What's New in the Latest ScanSeries for Android and iOS Updates?

March 22, 2019 David Spence Jump to Comments

The latest update of BuildingReports ScanSeries for both Android and iOS includes a host of updates to devices and fields associated with existing devices. While this post does not include every update in the latest release, we've selected some of the highlights to share with you in this post.

BuildingReports recommends keeping your ScanSeries app up to date with the latest release. Android users should update to version 1.1.358, while iOS users should update to version 2.25.8 in order to remain current.


FireScan

Location and Description - you will see new “Financial" options for financial institutions, including: Cash Room, Drive Up Area, Drive Up Station, Hold Up Button, Lobby, Night Drop, Personal Banker, Safe Deposit, Safe Room, Teller Area, Teller Station, Teller Work Room, Vault, Vestibule, Walk Up, Waiting Area

Alarm Device - new values have been added to the Type field for Sync Module and Dual Sync Module

Control Panel - now includes a new field for Auto Evac Time

Heat Detector - added new field for Temperature Rating

Multi-Criteria Detector - added new Type field with the following values: Rate of Rise/Fixed, Smoke/Heat, Smoke/Gas, and Smoke/ Heat/Gas

Service - added new values for Corroded and 90 Min. Functional

New Manufacturer - added new value for Duracell

Smoke Detector - added Wireless to the Type field

NEW FireScan Device Types:

  • Multi-Sensor Detector with Type field with value(s): Rate of Rise/Fixed, Smoke/Heat, Smoke/Gas, and Smoke/Heat/Gas Non-Programmable Relay (Common Attributes Only)
  • Remote Indicator (Common Attributes Only)
  • Remote Test Switch (Common Attributes Only)
  • Speaker Array (Common Attributes Only)
  • Surge Protector (Common Attributes Only)
  • Transformer (Common Attributes Only)
  • Beacon with Type field containing value(s): Alarm, Monitor, Pre-Action, Supervisory, Trouble
  • Sliding Door with field(s): Timing Delay (sec) and Simulated

SafetyScan

Fire Extinguisher, Cartridge Extinguisher and Wheeled Unit - Added new field for Tag Number (required in New York City)

Fire Damper, Smoke Damper and Fire Smoke Damper - Added new Outside Air value to the Function field

Breathing Apparatus - Added new Escape Pack value to the Type field

Breathing Apparatus - Added new 5 Min value to the Size field

Emergency Light - Added new Fluorescent value to the Type field

Fire Hose - Modified values in the Diameter field to: 1”, 1.5”, 1.75”, 2”, 2.5”, 3”, 4”, 5”, 6”

Fire Hose - new free-entry field for PSI Tested At, and a new date field for Gauge Calibration

Location and Description - Added new “Financial" options for financial institutions, including: Cash Room, Drive Up Area, Drive Up Station, Hold Up Button, Lobby, Night Drop, Personal Banker, Safe Deposit, Safe Room, Teller Area, Teller Station, Teller Work Room, Vault, Vestibule, Walk Up, Waiting Area

Smoke Alarm - Added new values to the Type field for 110V/Battery Backup and Smoke/CO Combo

NEW SafetyScan Device Types:

  • Actuator with free-entry Type field
  • Bullhorn (Common Attributes Only)
  • Evacuation Chair (Common Attributes Only)
  • Life Buoy (Common Attributes Only)
  • Lift Equipment with free-entry Type and Serial Number field(s)
  • Non-Rated Door with Type field containing value(s): Swinging, Sliding, Rolling
  • Safety Equipment (Common Attributes Only)
  • Smoke Door with Type field containing value(s): Swinging Sliding, Rolling
  • Sliding Door with field(s) Timing Delay (sec) and Simulated

SprinklerScan

Location and Description - added new "Financial" options for financial institutions, including: Cash Room, Drive Up Area, Drive Up Station, Hold Up Button, Lobby, Night Drop, Personal Banker, Safe Deposit, Safe Room, Teller Area, Teller Station, Teller Work Room, Vault, Vestibule, Walk Up, Waiting Area

Piping - added new Copper value to the Type field and removed Service Date field

Air Maintenance Device - added new Type field values for Pressure Reducing, Compressor Ctld. and High Press. Reducing

Air Maintenance Device - added new Air Pressure free-entry field

Antifreeze System - modified Temperature field to clear between inspections

Pressure Regulating - added new Circulation Relief value to the Type field

Backflow Prevention - Added new values to the Service Type field: Fire Line Containment and Fire Line Isolation

NEW SprinklerScan Device Types:

  • Retard Chamber (Common Attributes Only)
  • Valve Enclosure (Common Attributes Only)
  • Emergency Release (Common Attributes Only)
  • Expansion Tank with Size(gal), UL Listed, Maximum Pressure, and Current Pressure field(s)
  • Manual Desiccant (Common Attributes Only)
  • Alternate Power with Description drop-down field
  • Actuator with free-entry Type field
  • Manual Release (Common Attributes Only)
  • Test Header with Size field containing: 4”, 6”, 8” and # of Gate Valves field
  • Prime Shut-off Valve (Common Attributes Only)

SuppressionScan

Cartridge - added new Odorizer value to the Type field

Discharge Device - added new Replacement Date field

Fusible Link - Added new value(s) to the Type field: SL, HL, Bulb

Location and Description - added new “Financial" options for financial institutions, including: Cash Room, Drive Up Area, Drive Up Station, Hold Up Button, Lobby, Night Drop, Personal Banker, Safe Deposit, Safe Room, Teller Area, Teller Station, Teller Work Room, Vault, Vestibule, Walk Up, Waiting Area

Manufacturer - added new value for Duracell

Service - Added new value for Tested/Replaced

Valve - Added new Mercury Check value to the Type field, and added new value(s) to the Controlled fields for Mechanical and Motor-Operated

Comment - Added new value for Programming Error

Kitchen System - Modified Links field to from NumPad only entry to QWERTY (full keyboard) entry

NEW Suppression Scan Device Types:

  • Cartridge Extinguisher with Mfr. Date, Type, Serviced Date, Hydro Date, and Size field(s)
  • Exhaust Duct System (Common Attributes Only)
  • Wheeled Unit with Mfr. Date, Type, Serviced Date, Hydro Date, Size, and Rating field(s)

SecurityScan

Camera - Added new # of Views, Archiver, Switch, and Port fields

NEW SecurityScan Device Types:

  • Archiver with Total Storage, Available Storage, Software Version date, NIC #1: MAC Address, IP Address, Switch and Port, NIC #2: MAC Address, IP Address, Switch and Port fields
  • Client Station with Switch, Port, Voltage, Size, Software Version date, MAC Address, IP Address, VLAN ID fields
  • Directory with Total Storage, Available Storage, Software Version date, NIC #1: MAC Address, IP Address, Switch and Port, NIC #2: MAC Address, IP Address, Switch and Port fields
  • Media Convertor with Connection Type containing value(s): Fiber to Coax, Fiber to Serial, Fiber to Network
  • Room Monitor with free-entry Description field
  • Virtual Wall Monitor with free-entry Description field
  • Tag with Description field containing value(s): Dispenser Interface Module, Embedded Dispenser Interface Module, Mini-Asset, Micro-Asset, Staff, Staff Duress, Multimode Asset, Asset, Patient, and Multimode Staff
  • STAR with Description field containing value(s): Standard and Timing
  • Surge Protector (Common Attributes Only)
  • POE Injector (Common Attributes Only)
  • Emergency Call Box with free-entry Type field

HVACScan

RTU - Added new fields for Tonnage and Rated Voltage

Compressor - Added new fields for Suction PSI, Discharge PSI, Saturated Temp, Amps A, Amps B, Amps C, and Super/Sub Temp

Compressor - Modified field field for Amps to FLA

Condenser Fans - Added new fields for Amps A, Amps B, Amps C, Belts, Pulleys, and Bearings

Contractor - Modified field: Amps to kVa

Blower Fan - Added new fields for FLA, Amps A, Amps B, Amps C, Belts, Pulleys, and Bearings

Heating Element - Added new fields for FLA and RLA

Motor - Added new fields for RLA, Amps, Meg Motor, Coupling, and Alignment

Thermostat - Added new RH, RA, SA, and AD fields, plus modified “Temperature” field to “Space Temp”

Modified Existing Device Types:

  • “Thermostatic Expansion Valve” changed to: “Expansion Device”
  • “Heater” changed to: “Standalone Heater”

NEW HVACScan Device Types:

  • Economizer with Entering Temp and Leaving Temp fields
  • Heat Pump with Measured Volts field
  • Low Ambient Control (Common Attributes Only)
  • Electric Heater with kW and Amps A, Amps B, Amps C, and Safetiesfields
  • Gas Heater with Gas Pressure, Burner, Combustion Fan, Heat Exchanger, and Safeties fields
  • Hot Water Heater with Freeze Protection, EWT, LWT, EAT, LAT, Coils, and Control Valves fields
  • Steam Heater with Freeze Protection, Coils, Control Valves, and Steam Traps fields
  • ERU (Common Attributes Only)
  • Chilled Water Coil with Freeze Protection, EWT, LWT, EAT, LAT, Delta T, Coils, Control Valves, and Steam Traps fields
  • Water Circulation Pump with Type, Description, Lead, Command, Alarm Status, Suction PSI, Discharge PSI, and Strainer Flush fields
  • Pump with Impeller Size, GPM, TDH, Suction PSI, Discharge PSI, Strainer Flush, Seals, and Bearings fields
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