An ordinary hollow door is neither durable nor advanced enough to provide the kind of trustworthy service needed to keep people safe and technology running efficiently. The ins and outs of the power industry require a specialized door developed and manufactured for power plants.
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When storms caused two floods within five years, the town’s engineers turned to PS Flood Barriers for help.
In the summer of 2016, Basin Electric Power Cooperative needed to close off an air compressor room in one of its first power plants, known as Leland Olds Station, and it looked to longtime partner PS Access Solutions™ to get the job done. PS Access Solutions has manufactured products for the Leland Olds Station for several years, providing industrial swing doors, sliding doors and access hatches throughout the plant. For this particular project, the plant needed to close off three openings in an air compressor room in order to transform it into an airlocked environment.
As a result of Hurricane Sandy in 2012, Con Edison, an energy company providing electricity, gas and steam service to more than 10 million people in New York City and Westchester County, needed to improve its flood protection efforts in facilities where gas pipes surfaced. Con Edison selected PS Flood Barriers to step up to the challenge, and it accepted.
In 2012, Hurricane Sandy devastated the East Coast. Part of that destruction was flooding at wastewater pump stations located in Ocean County, New Jersey. As FEMA stepped in to help mitigate the impact of Sandy’s destruction, one of the stipulations for OCUA to receive FEMA assistance was the installation of flood protection barriers. OCUA looked into several companies to do the job and was most impressed with the experience of PS Flood Barriers and the simplicity and quality of the company’s flood planks.
PS DOORS To Showcase ANSI-Compliant SAFEMEZZ360™ And New Loading Dock Safety Gate At Booth #S671 At ProMat 2017
PS DOORS will showcase its ANSI-compliant SAFEMEZZ360™ mezzanine safety gate and its new Loading Dock Safety Gate at this year’s ProMat show in Chicago, Illinois from April 3-6, 2017. As part of PS DOORS’ Safety Access™ line of products, both gates are designed to reduce accidents and increase material handling efficiency. More information will be available for both products, and the SAFEMEZZ360 will be on display at booth #S671.
At PS DOORS, we learned about the incredible power of water firsthand during the Red River’s devastating flood of 1997 in our hometown of Grand Forks, North Dakota. We’ve put those lessons to good use, and the resulting flood doors and flood barriers are much more than just protection against water, they are protection against fear. This allows you to do business with confidence, which in turn allows your business to thrive.
PS DOORS will be showcasing their PS Flood Barriers line of products at the NFMT 2017 expo, the largest conference and product expo for facilities professionals. This upcoming event is held on March 7-9th in Baltimore, MD.