Discovering new products and services to improve operations is a boon to busy facility executives. The December 2014 issue of the magazine featured a number of products recently introduced by industry suppliers, and Anne Cosgrove, Editor in Chief of Facility Executive, spoke with several of these vendors about how their offerings were designed to help facility professionals further their goals in 2015 and beyond.
Adam Willwerth, global sales and marketing manager for AEGIS-Electro Static Technology, describes how the company’s AEGIS Bearing Protection Rings protect VFD-driven electric motors from a common catastrophic form of bearing damage—electrical fluting failure. Applications involving these types of motors include air handlers, water-cooled chillers, compressors, pumps, condensors, fans, and conveyor belt motors.
Rob Kohlhagen, sales and marketing director for Sealed Air Diversey Care, shares insights on evaluating cleaning operations for improved outcomes. Recognizing the significance of cleaning programs from both a budget and occupant satisfaction standpoint, Kohlhagen discusses concentrated product formulas, automated equipment, and day cleaning as options to consider for improvement.
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