WHAT’S INSIDE YOUR PIPING IS JUST AS IMPORTANT AS THE OUTSIDE

There is a simple reason why the NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) requires a full internal piping and obstruction inspection every five years. This is the optimal time to test your fire system to make…

THE IMPORTANCE OF STEAM LINE SIZING

When it comes to a steam system, every aspect of design, installation, and even maintenance is critical for a long duty cycle. The best-designed steam lines are operational for up to two hundred years, which…

ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS OF MASSACHUSETTS & GOULD CONSTRUCTION INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES PIPING SYSTEMS, INC. AS STEP AWARD WINNER

WOBURN, MA – Associated Builders and Contractors of Massachusetts (ABC), the state’s largest commercial construction association, and the Gould Construction Institute (GCI), ABC’s training affiliate, congratulate Piping Systems, Inc. for recently being named a Silver Safety,…

TIPS FOR OFFICE SAFETY

Safety is always essential in an office, just as it is in any workplace. It is fairly easy and straightforward to control office safety in a professional office building, but it can be more challenging in…

WHY SHOULD I HAVE A FIRE INSPECTION CONTRACT?

Depending on the type of business you have, the risk of fire may be something that is on the top of your radar or something that is way down near the bottom. However, fire is…

MATERIAL HANDLING IS THE MOST FREQUENT CAUSE OF WORKPLACE INJURIES

In any type of warehousing, distribution, production, manufacturing or fabrication industry, employees are constantly required to move and manage materials. Not surprisingly, incorrect or unsafe practices in moving materials can result in minor to very…

TEUFELBERGER – WHEN A CLIENT CALLS WITH AN EMERGENCY

When a client calls with an emergency, we get hopping to take care of them. This past February, our long-time client, Teufelberger Fiber Rope Corp (formerly known as New England Ropes) in Fall River, MA called us…

ALL ABOUT ESFR SPRINKLER INSPECTIONS

As technology evolves, so do the methods used to provide protection to different types of buildings. In warehouses and other similar types of operations, there are two different options for fire suppression systems, also known…

OVERCOMING TEAM MEETING STAGNATION

One of the most important meetings in any business is the team meeting. This can be at the senior management level down to individual departments, units or workplace team meetings. While this should be a valuable…

MANAGING DISTRACTIONS USING SPRING PRUNING AS A GUIDELINE

With the warm weather slowing arriving and the need to get out and do spring yard work rolling around again, it is tempting to think about how simple that seems compared to the million and…