Thoughts & Theories with Savannah Donarski

What surprises you every day? It surprises me that I can wake up every morning and love my dog more than I did the day before. Where do you see the company in 25 years? Having the most distinguished life …
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Did You Know? – BCER’s Life Safety Services

Life Safety: The BCER Life Safety Group provides up to date fire protection and life safety solutions for any project; whether it is greenfield construction or a historic renovation, small or large, or complex and unique. BCER Life Safety utilizes an “engineered …
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Talk Nerdy to Me – Lithium Ion Batteries

Power… I need power… in today’s fast-paced world, the equipment you rely on likely needs power, and in many cases, that power comes from batteries. Battery types like lead acid, nickel-cadmium (NiCd), nickel-metal hydride (NiMH), alkaline, carbon zinc, lithium, mercury, …
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Be Certain Everyone Reads – Fire Life and Safety

ARCHITECTURE AND ELOQUENCE There has been a significant change in how health care is managed over the last 5-10 years. Hospitals have evolved from handling emergency and inpatient care to a more mixed-use health care campus, focused on wellness and …
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Statistically Speaking – January 19, 2018

Recently, the U.S. Department of Energy releases the findings of a study which looked at the level of adoption of solid-state lighting emitting diode (LED) sources compared to traditional sources used in general illumination applications. Those applications included A-type, decorative, …
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Thoughts & Theories with Gregg Adams – January 19, 2018

Tell me about a project or accomplishment that you consider to be the most significant in your career? The most significant project I have worked on to date would be the Renovation of the 86th Floor Observation Deck and 102nd …
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Talk Nerdy To Me – January 19, 2018

Luminance: Reflections on Reflections  The human visual system is truly remarkable. When I was a kid, I was taught that the human eye was like a camera. I have learned that the human eye is so much more awesome and …
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Be Certain Everyone Reads – January 19, 2018

Circadian Lighting –  Does the spectrum hold the key?  If you listen closely, the whooshing sound you’re hearing is the market uptake of LEDs. They are nearly everywhere and where they are not, they will be soon. One of the …
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