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Fall “Shoulder Months” Are Here. Will Your Building Take Advantage?

On October 7, 2015, Posted by , In Energy Efficiency, With Comments Off on Fall “Shoulder Months” Are Here. Will Your Building Take Advantage?

In much of the country, cooler fall temperatures are finally here. Like we said a few months ago, the “shoulder months” of spring and fall hold your best opportunities for energy savings. In fact, these crucial months will likely make or break your energy budget. Will you make the most of…

How To Use LogCheck Without An Internet Connection

On September 17, 2015, Posted by , In LogCheck Features, With Comments Off on How To Use LogCheck Without An Internet Connection

Many people assume that you have to be connected to the internet for LogCheck to work. Not true! Our digital facility inspection app works great offline. You can use your digital logbook anywhere your work takes you. Building maintenance staff don’t spend all day sitting in a well-connected office; you’re…

Gov. Cuomo Announces New Cooling Tower Regulations In Wake Of Legionnaires’ Outbreak

On August 19, 2015, Posted by , In Safety, With Comments Off on Gov. Cuomo Announces New Cooling Tower Regulations In Wake Of Legionnaires’ Outbreak

This week, Governor Cuomo announced emergency regulations in response to the legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the South Bronx that left 12 dead and over 100 sick. The new regulations apply to every building in New York State with a cooling tower, and its reach is significant to any building engineer…

Legionnaires’ Disease Strikes NYC: How To Protect Your Buildings From Legionella

On August 6, 2015, Posted by , In Safety, With Comments Off on Legionnaires’ Disease Strikes NYC: How To Protect Your Buildings From Legionella

As of this posting, NYC health officials have confirmed nearly a hundred infections in a legionella outbreak that has already claimed ten lives in the Bronx this summer. This outbreak appears to be linked to cooling towers in 5 buildings located in the South Bronx. Legionnaires’ disease is caused by legionella…