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  • Predicting RTU Mechanical Failures

    Predicting RTU Mechanical Failures

    Packaged rooftop units (RTUs) are essential to most commercial operations. They are vital to every cool ice cream shop on a hot day, warm coffee shop on a cold one, and now (more important than ever) the increased ventilation required for restarting ...

    Ben Lawee

  • Three Predictions for the New Normal

    Three Predictions for the New Normal

    As restaurants and retailers begin reopening across the country, we have been reflecting on how our “new normal” in a pandemic-wary world will change the ways in which our food service and retail customers act.  For our typical ...

    Jay Fiske

  • Getting Ready to Re-open; What can be Done to Minimize Risks?

    Getting Ready to Re-open; What can be Done to Minimize Risks?

    Restaurants are being allowed to re-open in many parts of the country, typically with some level of restriction that may vary widely from state to state.  In my home state of Massachusetts, one of the hardest hit by COVID-19, restaurants have ...

    Martin Flusberg

  • Open Up the Possibilities — Introducing Open Kitchen by SiteaSage

    Open Up the Possibilities — Introducing Open Kitchen by SiteaSage

    Last Friday marked an important day in the evolution of SiteSage. What began as a critical energy savings and facility maintenance optimization solution has become a must-have, on-premise food safety and connected equipment monitoring tool. ...

    Martin Flusberg

  • Case study - Arby`s energy management and food safety

    Case study - Arby`s energy management and food safety

    Challenge: Get energy costs under control Locations: ≈900 company-owned restaurants Scope: HVAC control & management, food safety monitoring Time to deploy: Five months Results: 7.6% aggregate energy savings reported by Arby’s In ...

  • Case study - At Bertucci`s, SiteSage pays for itself in under 1 year

    Case study - At Bertucci`s, SiteSage pays for itself in under 1 year

    Challenge: Get energy costs under control Locations: 3-store Pilot, followed by 10 more locations; planned rollout at all 89 locations Scope: HVAC control & management, equipment performance monitoring & diagnostics, food safety monitoring ...

  • Case study - net zero energy & LEED

    Case study - net zero energy & LEED

    Anna Maria Historic Green Village (HGV) is a unique, sustainable commercial development in Anna Maria, Florida.  The village is comprised of five buildings.  Four of the five are renovated historic buildings and one is new ...

    Jay Fiske