A 5 page PDF introductory guide explaining the basic elements of environmental management systems for small to medium sized businesses.
5 Processes Where Quality and EHS Convergence Makes Complete Sense
There are also many overlaps between the quality standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and EHS standards such as OHSAS 18001. As businesses look to find greater efficiencies by streamlining and integrating business processes, as well as get a better return on their IT investments, quality and EHS convergence makes sense. Forward-looking businesses are already finding areas of commonality and synergies in their QMS and EHS processes and technologies. After all, the processes around managing quality incidents and...
5 Reasons to Use Eductor Systems for Complex Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation of dams and levees present complex geotechnical conditions. Contractors require dry, safe and stable working environments in order to carry out an effective rehabilitation project. As our national dam and levee infrastructure ages, the pressure to stabilize construction sites and lower costs will rise. Eductor systems provide a safe, cost-effective dewatering solution for these high-risk projects. First, a series of eductor wells are drilled and connected to a common header. High pressure water...
The Modular Building Construction Process: A 5-Step Guide
Many people are turning to modular buildings as an affordable and efficient space solution. Since they are built off-site in sections, they make it easier for people to get into their building quickly while other aspects are being built around them. They can be used for permanent, long-term, or temporary facilities, making them a popular choice for classrooms, administrative offices, military housing and more. If you’re thinking about getting a new building and are considering going modular, what can you...
5 Reasons to visit Lufft at Meteorological Technology World Expo
The countdown is running: From 10 to 12 October 2017, the largest international trade show for meteorological technology will take place at the Amsterdam RAI trade fair and convention center. About 200 exhibitors and 4,000 participants from more than 100 countries are expected. We sincerely invite all industry members and interested parties to our booth #8080. In the following, we give you a small fore taste… 1. From sensor technology to software: Meet 5 suppliers of different meteo components on 32m²...
Fire Station No. 5 Renovations for Seismic Retrofit - Case Study
Global was subcontracted by Mortenson/Manson, a JV, to perform work on the piles underneath Seattle Fire Station No. 5 along the Elliot Bay Seawall as part of a major seismic retrofit. The scope of work included installing the Denso Sea Shield Series 100 Pile Protection System on 18 steel piles, with the subsequent fabrication and installation of 14 collar bracing assemblies. Containment was established to fully restrain debris and sediment generated during cleaning operations, before starting any demolition or...