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Look for Energy Losses in these Top Spots

January 31, 2019 / by OMNIA Partners posted in Grainger, Industrial Supplies and MRO, Facilities

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When conditioned air (hot or cold) leaks from a building, the energy it took to condition that air is wasted, creating an energy loss.  Leaks are only one of the sources for wasted energy; motors, pumps, and electrical boxes will generate heat and lose energy efficiency as they begin to fail.  Thermal imagers can be used by creating pictures of measured infrared energy or heat and assigning colors based on the differences of temperature.  

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8 Questions to Ask Your Third-Party Logistics Provider

January 2, 2019 / by ReTrans Freight posted in Facilities, Less Than Truckload, ReTrans Freight

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Unrealistic expectations and disappointment often go hand in hand. When evaluating logistics companies and assessing their service proposals, asking questions helps ensure that your expectations are in line with 3PL providers and their capabilities. Asking potential 3PL providers these eight questions can potentially help you avoid costly surprises down the road, such as being locked into long-term contracts with 3PL companies providing poor customer service.

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How prepared is your facility for hurricane season and the aftermath?

October 25, 2018 / by OMNIA Partners posted in Facilities, Industrial Supplies and MRO, Grainger

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Hurricane season is in full effect now until the end of November. Hurricanes are a serious threat to people and property as we have seen the recent damage Hurricane Michael has caused in the United States. It is vital to prepare for the weather, but more importantly is your facility ready to respond and recover? Here are some tips from Grainger to make sure you are ready when disaster strikes.

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Is your Facility Prepared For 2018 Hurricane Season?

June 19, 2018 / by Matt Narens posted in Facilities, Roofing, CentiMark

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Now that we are in the thick of hurricane season—June 1st running through November 30th—we are starting to see the damaging effects of severe storms and tropical weather at facilities across the country. How prepared is your facility? Did you consider your facility roof when scheduling preventative maintenance for 2018?
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Protecting Workers and the Bottom Line in Fall & Winter Weather [Gallery]

November 16, 2017 / by Matt Narens posted in Facilities, Industrial Supplies and MRO, Fastenal, Infographic, Procurement

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Each season provides unique hazards and safety risks to workers and facilities alike. Previously we discussed the extreme risks tied to heat stress and its affect on worker productivity, but as the colder weather blows in so do new and unexpected risks, hazards, and necessary precautions.

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It’s Time to Redefine Workwear for Women

October 10, 2017 / by Megan Urbas posted in Facilities, Uniforms and Mats, Branded Apparel, Cintas, Infographic

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Millennial women are taking the workforce by storm. According to Inc.com almost 60% of all college students are women, demonstrating a growing gender gap in higher education - the so-called "ticket" to a high-paying job. A recent U.S. Census Bureau analysis shows that as more young women obtained college degrees, delayed having children, and joined the workforce, they edged out millennial men for better-paying jobs.

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Optimize Energy Spend in Pennsylvania and Eliminate Energy Guesswork

September 5, 2017 / by Trevor Joelson posted in Facilities, Energy Management, Trane Building Advantage

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Last stop, Pennsylvania! We decided to make the Keystone State our final pit stop on our 6-part blog series journey exploring localized energy profiles across the country.

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What Do Maryland’s Sustainability Efforts Mean for Your Energy Prices?

August 4, 2017 / by Trevor Joelson posted in Facilities, Energy Management, Trane Building Advantage

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As we round out the final states in our blog series identifying unique energy attributes in your state, we return to the location of Corporate United’s recent Road to SYNERGY event. While Maryland was a great host, it is also home to specific, local price drivers that affect the cost of energy across the state.

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7 Benefits of a Managed Office Relocation

July 6, 2017 / by Gary Como posted in Facilities, Office Relocation, Andrews Moving and Storage

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Corporate United has been in our new office for less than a year, making us all too familiar with some of the challenges that relocating your corporate office can bring. During the initial relocation planning it can be tough to focus on the positive outcomes that arise. For instance, at CU we outgrew our old space due to our ever-expanding team, which is cause for celebration! We were also given the opportunity through relocation to redesign our workspaces to be more functional and cohesive for collaboration, two big advantages.

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