Soundbites – Polygon

AMRestore Document Restoration Process

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How does advanced document recovery technology safeguard valuable business documents from severe damage, especially in emergencies involving water? Polygon’s AMRestore document restoration process provides residential and commercial content restoration, cleaning, and moving. Larry Waltemire, the Business Unit Manager of East Region at Polygon, highlights the critical stages and technological advancements in document preservation at…

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Building Management
Polygon’s Unique Approach: Beyond Data Collection to Engineered Solutions with ExactAire

Jon Pattrin, Operations Manager at ExactAire, sheds light on Polygon’s unique approach to data collection and analysis. Instead of just handing over data, they analyze it with their clients, offering tailored engineered solutions for their specific needs, be it in plant buildings or offices. These solutions could range from introducing smart controllers for efficient…

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Introducing Polygon’s Sophisticated Worksite Cable Management Set-Up

Since the world is increasingly dependent on technology, the unsung art of cable management often goes unnoticed—until it becomes a tangled mess, that is. A well-organized cabling system not only elevates the aesthetic of a workspace but also enhances functionality, making troubleshooting and upgrades significantly easier. The proper management of cables are the focal…

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Industrial IoT
FAQs – How Much and What Type of Power will a Polygon System Need?

In this informative video, Guillermo Martinez, Applications Engineer at Polygon US, addresses a common question about system design and power requirements for desiccant dehumidifiers. He explains the challenges in estimating power needs before designing the system and highlights the flexibility to adjust power once the system is in place. Martinez overviews the R Series,…

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IoT Solutions Assist in the Measurement of Indoor Air Quality, Ensuring Healthier Spaces

Because technology in this day and age intertwines with health and sustainability, indoor air quality emerges as a key facet of concern in the construction and facility management sector. With Internet of Things (IoT) driven solutions like Polygon’s ExactAire, the invisible becomes visible – air quality parameters, leak detection, and toxic gas levels can…

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Quantitative Data Analysis Can Help Avoid Water Risks in Construction Projects and Save Money

The intersection of engineering, technology, and real-world challenges in the construction industry is often overlooked, yet it bears profound impact on project costs and overall efficiency. Advanced solutions such as predictive analytics, data visualization and remote sensing are no longer just industry jargon. In fact, they’re pivotal tools addressing critical issues such as water…

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Business Services
Rob on the Job: Temp/RH for 6-story Construction Project

Polygon’s Rob Sullivan, aka Rob on the Job, provides a “day in the life” tour of a construction site in Allison, Maryland. As a part of his workday, Rob focuses on maintaining temperature and humidity control while installing finished material in a six-story building. Control achieved using four H.C.U.s (Hybrid Desiccate and Refrigerate Units)…

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Applied Digital is Scaling Up Infrastructure to Handle Growing GPU Deployment Needs
May 20, 2024

During a transformative period, Applied Digital experienced a significant increase in demand for large-scale GPU deployment. This demand required a focus on power density, as the networking within data centers, particularly for InfiniBand, necessitated that servers be located close together. Each server consumed 10.2 kilowatts of power, and the optimal performance was achieved when…

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Applied Digital is Revolutionizing High Performance Computing by Locating Facilities at Unique Power Sources
May 20, 2024

Applied Digital optimizes high-performance computing by leveraging unique power sources, and locating facilities at the source of power rather than in traditional cloud regions. This approach is particularly suited for AI workloads, which do not require ultra-low latency like video streaming. By targeting areas with abundant but underutilized power, known as “stranded power,” the…

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Experts Talk K-12 EdTech Leadership Priorities
K-12 EdTech Leadership Needs a Bigger Seat at the Table to Overcome Cybersecurity, Staffing, Professional Development Challenges
May 20, 2024

As we navigate the evolving landscape of K-12 education, the role of technology, as well as K-12 edtech leadership has never been more pivotal. Especially in the era of K-12 education post-pandemic, how has this influx of technology solutions for everything from curriculum management, to hybrid learning, to quiz gamification, to AI-supported learning, impacted…

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Energy Reporting for Utilities & Businesses Isn’t Just for Transparency. It’s for Energy & Cost Savings, Too.
May 20, 2024

As cities and states increasingly implement energy benchmarking, disclosure, and transparency mandates, utilities and businesses find themselves navigating a complex landscape of compliance and opportunity. The rise of building performance standards, such as New York’s Local Law 97, Boston’s Building Energy Reporting and Disclosure Ordinance (BERDO), and Denver’s Energize Denver, underscores the urgency for detailed…

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Other Soundbites - Polygon
IAQ and Construction: Data Centers and Mission-Critical
July 21, 2023

Data Centers and mission-critical construction projects often face challenges related to real-time data availability and proactive measures in terms of indoor air quality (IAQ.) Polygon’s ExactAire™ IAQ system overcomes these challenges. The system prevents leaks, condensation on electrical equipment, and dust or particulate matter accumulation on materials or gear, thereby avoiding significant losses and…

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How Much Equipment You Need on the Construction Job Depends…On Your Needs
June 1, 2023

Nick Kline addresses a customer’s concern about why Polygon, despite having fewer equipment than their competitors, can still deliver satisfactory results. The customer, Kevin, questions the impact of having less equipment on the effectiveness and price of Polygon’s services. Nick explains that Polygon takes a customized approach by considering the customer’s specific requirements, such as…

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Limiting Microbial Growth in Construction to Protect Materials and People
June 1, 2023

David Tvergyak focuses on the importance of addressing microbial growth or mold on construction sites and the role of temporary climate control in preventing its spread. He highlights that different types of molds and microbes can pose threats to both materials and personnel’s health and safety. However, a common factor among these microbials is their…

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Why your Industrial Food Plant has a Dripping Ceiling and too much CO2 at Floor Level
June 1, 2023

Nick Kline addresses the questions and concerns regarding the placement of carbon dioxide and moisture in industrial food plants. He explains that the answer lies in the force of gravity. Air, composed mainly of nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, and trace gases, also contains moisture as part of the trace gases, despite their relatively low percentage…

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Why did Polygon develop ExactAire Remote Monitoring System?
June 1, 2023

David Simkins, the Director of Engineering and Technology at Polygon US, introduces the Exact Air remote monitoring system. He explains that this system, developed over several years and currently in its fourth and fifth generation (e4 and e5), was initially created to meet the Navy’s need for monitoring coatings in ballast tanks and ship holds….

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Pros and Cons of Direct-Fired and Indirect-Fired Heat
June 1, 2023

Ryan Creagan, the Director of Client Development at Polygon, discusses the importance of evaluating the options for temporary heat on construction sites. He emphasizes that it is never too early to consider the differences between indirect fire and direct-fired heat. Ryan explains that indirect fire provides clean heat without combustion or moisture, ensuring a high-quality…

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Reasons why to use Temp Climate Control over Permanent for Construction
June 1, 2023

Ryan Creagan, the Director of Client Development at Polygon, explores the topic of permanent HVAC systems versus temporary solutions for construction sites. He highlights that contractors often consider using temporary systems to condition the building before full occupancy. Ryan advises customers to utilize a tenant system instead of the permanent HVAC system during the construction…

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Ensuring Equipment Performance in the Field
June 1, 2023

David Simkins, the Director of Engineering and Technology at Polygon, highlights what sets Polygon apart in the industry. He introduces the use of calibrated Vysala equipment by their operations team, which provides accurate temperature and humidity readings on their equipment. David explains that during client site visits, the team takes readings on the inlets and…

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Improving Climate Control Equipment Performance
June 1, 2023

Guillermo Martinez, a member of the operations and engineering team at Polygon US, shares three strategies that Polygon applies to improve the performance of their systems. The first strategy is pre-cooling the desiccants. By introducing cold air through the inlet of the process side, the desiccant wheel remains cool, enabling it to absorb more moisture…

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