Commissioning

A Proactive Approach to Facility Resiliency

By |2019-08-21T16:27:29-04:00August 7th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Is your facility prepared for a disaster? There are countless examples of natural and man-made disasters – think hurricanes, fires, earthquakes, domestic terrorism, active shooter, etc. – that have disrupted business operations for weeks, months, even years. Can your business take that kind of disruption? The goal of resilience is to ensure that a [...]

Energy Resiliency and Existing Building Commissioning

By |2019-05-14T11:05:43-04:00April 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Resiliency needs to be introduced as an integral part of the building commissioning process, writes RS&H Commissioning and Energy Region Leader Woody Thompson in his latest article for Consulting & Specifying Engineer. Doing so will ensure facilities can quickly bounce back from disaster, either natural or man-made. "It is time to focus not only on bulk-power integrity, [...]

Novel Concept: Designing Resilient Buildings

By |2019-05-14T11:31:59-04:00January 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Resiliency needs to be introduced as an integral part of the commissioning process to ensure facilities can quickly bounce back from disaster, either natural or manmade. It is time to not only focus on bulk power integrity but also to apply energy resiliency to the facility level. The need for energy resilience [...]

Celebrating 25 Years with DeCA

By |2018-12-20T11:30:40-04:00May 31st, 2018|Tags: , , , |

RS&H is celebrating a 25-year partnership with the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense. The agency operates almost 250 commissaries worldwide, providing food and other products to servicemen and women, military retirees and their families. “Our relationship with DeCA is unique in the fact that we [...]

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Revises Water Quality Standards

By |2018-11-02T08:42:37-04:00April 25th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Fourteen major rivers, more than a hundred lakes, and 23 aquifers comprise the major sources of freshwater in Texas. It sounds like Texas has plenty of water, but the reality is these resources are shared across five metropolitan cities and distributed across a state the size of France with two-thirds of the state [...]