Hashtag #myASHRAE was created for ASHRAE members to share their 2015 ASHRAE Annual Conference experience this year in Atlanta, Georgia. Read Jessica Mangler's insightful post about #myASHRAE and how the global movement inspired her to tell others about why she continues to be part of the ASHRAE organization.
On May 16th, DVS, a division of Ross & Baruzzini, helped open the One World Observatory, the Observation Deck located at the top of One World Trade Center. The event was a capstone more than a decade of work on the 1,776 foot tall building, which anchors the rebuilt World Trade Center and a revamped lower Manhattan skyline.
Ross & Baruzzini has a long history of energy-conscious engineering, consulting and design. Read about how members of the firm's Sustainability Committee supported the community by partnering with USGBC to provide in-kind energy audit services for a local congregation.
Ross & Baruzzini provided design for the total replacement and upgrade of the sound system throughout the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. The result: a state-of-the art system that provides fans and visitors with the finest game day and special event audio experience possible that rivals any similar indoor venue in the country.
24/7 operations, long shifts, sedentary work-styles, inflexible workstations, glare and noisy environments are just a few of the problem-elements commonly found in many Emergency Operations Centers (EOC). As governments are placing increased awareness on the need for improving emergency response preparedness, Emergency Response leaders are seeking assistance in designing more intelligent work environments for their employees.
At Ross & Baruzzini we pride ourselves on both the relationships we build and on the engineering technology that we bring to the table. The recent ribbon cutting for the suburban St. Louis Parkway School District's grant-funded project to build a fueling station and introduce 30 buses operating on compressed natural gas (CNO) into its fleet received local television coverage. But the bigger story lie in the possibilities Parkway represents expanding America’s search for energy independence and greener fuel alternatives.
It’s a fair assumption that the United States will again see powerful storms in 2014 which means there needs to be a renewed emphasis on improving emergency operations facilities and updating regional emergency preparedness plans so that our communities are better prepared for the next disaster. Here is a list of the top 10 ways to improve emergency preparedness.