How it Works:  Fire Barrier vs. Fire Wall Feb 8

How it Works: Fire Barrier vs. Fire Wall

Did you know that it wasn’t until after the 1980s that fire barriers and fire walls became a standard requirement for the International Building Code (IBC)?  Fire barriers and fire walls are similar, but differ in their specific functions. Fire barriers are... Read more
Pressure Vessel Design and Inspection Services Nov 16

Pressure Vessel Design and Inspection Services

A pressure vessel is a tank or vessel that holds liquid, vapor, or gas at a pressure which is substantially different from the surrounding pressure, generally speaking.  Compressed gas cylinders, such as oxygen tanks, heat exchangers, autoclaves, and boilers all... Read more
Nike Base BU 34-35 Silo Inspections Nov 2

Nike Base BU 34-35 Silo Inspections

Did you know that there were missile launch and control sites here in Western New York? You might be surprised to learn that, beginning in 1955, surface-to-air missile launches and other ancillary buildings were constructed by the US Army throughout the area. The... Read more