Building a Better Pearl

In his famous book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey states that “Sharpening the Saw” is critical to remaining effective. My Great Grandfather, grandfather, father, and uncle were all finish carpenters. I grew up working for my dad and uncle...

There’s Safety in Structures – Electrical

As the old saying goes: “There’s Safety in Numbers.” But today, we are going to continue to talk about: “There’s Safety in Structures.” Industrial Facilities have lots of structures that need to be safe. So let’s talk through some more of them. Like the COVID-19 Virus...

Stack Assessments

Many Industrial Insurance Carriers recommend stack and chimney examinations to maintain their structural integrity and service life.  FM Global for example, in their Property Loss Prevention Data Sheets 1-13 – February 2010 on Chimneys provides its customers with the...

There’s Safety in Structures

As the old saying goes: “There’s Safety in Numbers.”  But today, we are going to talk about: “There’s Safety in Structures.” Industrial Facilities have lots of structures that need to be safe. So let’s talk through some of them. Slip Hazards It is obvious to most that...