facility managers Category

Flowers

InsulWall Helps Moms Everywhere Smile on Mother’s Day

Posted on: May 8th, 2014 by Logan Anglewicz No Comments

    Mother’s Day is one of the busiest times of the year for a florist. For Kendal Floral Supply this presented a challenge. Kendal needed a way to keep arrangements cool without sacrificing valuable warehouse space the remainder of the year. When a contractor proposed building a permanent cooler room, Kendal recoiled and called Josh Welch, territory manager for Engineered Products, a Papé Company […]

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craft beer, curtain wall

At GG Distributing- Craft Beer is Behind Their Curtain Wall

Posted on: October 18th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

GG Distributing, a leading wholesale distributor of successful beer brands, shares how they retrofitted a leased distribution center to accommodate their growing craft beer business. According to Gary Steffey, general manager at GG Distributing, InsulWall® – Randall’s thermal, modular curtain wall – allowed GG Distributing to create a 9,000 square foot temperature-controlled room for craft […]

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LEED-Hansen

LEEDing Questions Interview Series: Featuring Hansen-Rice

Posted on: August 28th, 2013 by aj No Comments

  Christopher Jocham, Vice President, Sales and Marketing Hansen-Rice         www.hansen-rice.com  @HansenRice         cjocham@hansen-rice.com     What trends are you seeing in new facilities to incorporate GREEN material / construction?   The greatest trend we see toward Green Materials and LEED Construction methods is the client’s awareness and knowledge of […]

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LEED-ESI

LEEDing Questions with ESI Group USA

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by aj No Comments

  Timothy Nguyen, Regional Vice President ESI Group USA   www.esigroupusa.com       What trends are you seeing in new facilities to incorporate GREEN material / construction?   Green material choices have moved mainstream.  In the past, a project team would take a conventional design and then look for areas to use alternative materials or […]

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Industrial Curtain Wall

How Did This Manufacturer- Control Dust & Humidity Within The Plant?

Posted on: July 10th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

One of the world’s leading small-arms manufacturers, recently moved its manufacturing facility to accommodate growing product lines and demand. This state-of-the-art manufacturing facility is home to over 600 employees. A flexible wall was needed to section off production areas to control dust and humidity to keep the environment healthy for their employees. Randall Manufacturing’s Industrial […]

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Warehouse Employees Pushin’ the Load Limits? Safe Lifting Techniques.

Posted on: June 28th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

Lifting and carrying are power jobs – when you lift and carry the wrong way, you can damage your back. Back injuries are the most common type of injury in the workplace, resulting in approximately 236,000 cases involving days away from work in 2007. Over half of these injuries are from lifting. Back injuries may […]

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Forklift

June National Safety Month – Prevent Forklift Driver Injuries

Posted on: June 26th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

There are many types of powered industrial trucks. Each type presents different operating hazards. For example, a sit-down, counterbalanced high-lift rider truck is more likely than a motorized hand truck to be involved in a falling load accident because the sit-down rider truck can lift a load much higher than a hand truck. Workplace type […]

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