Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. UPS articles below.
Consider these steps when specifying a generator to ensure business needs are met and that construction budgets accurately reflect those requirements.
On a regular basis, facilities staff should verify that emergency lighting and other life safety systems are fully operational.
The ECOsine Active 3420 is a harmonic filter which provides harmonic compensation in real-time for demanding industrial and commercial environments.
Uninterruptible power supply systems, a core component of mission-critical infrastructure in a data center, are frequently regarded as one of the biggest offenders with respect to energy loss in power distribution.
Whether looking at battery systems or flywheel energy storage, uninterruptible power supply systems are essential to facility operations.
Active Power flywheel provider and Burland Energy SA have partnered to provide facility operators another approach to backup power.
The decision may rest on factors such as available capital, timeline, and degree of desired control.
Compromised power quality can have costly repercussions for facilities and their core businesses.
Paramount to their operation is keeping tabs on power supply.
Bringing a new data center online in less than three months called for a coordinated, creative approach.
Security directors from two signature buildings (one in Chicago and another in Philadelphia) explain how they secure their buildings’ perimeters. A bonus article explains the important role of lighting in perimeter security.
Keeping electricity demands "current" can be a challenge. A sound strategy wil go beyond making sure the lights stay on.
Wide temperature rated batteries provide long backup runtimes for equipment operating in harsh environments.
What precautionary measures can be put in place to minimize data loss when UPS systems trip?
Columnist Tom Condon explains how facilities fall dangerously silent during outages if reliable emergency power is not made available.
Falcon Electric, Inc., an Irwindale, CA manufacturer of Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPSs) and power conversion products, has obtained UL (Underwriters Laboratory) listing for its...
This new unit provides conditioned, continuous backup power to facility managers' mission critical applications.
This three-phase Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) from Staco Energy Products provides computer grade power quality for virtually any lighting system.
The new uninterruptible power supply (UPS) from APC by Schneider Electric is designed to meet the needs of many environments.