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How Temporary Walls Help Airports During Renovation

How Temporary Walls Help Airports During Renovation

In today’s economy, airports have become more than centers of transportation. They have emerged as bustling centers of commerce and development. With the latter come renovation and construction projects that are commonly undertaken amongst immense crowds on their way somewhere. Temporary airport walls become necessary, if not essential, to complete these projects successfully and without… Read more »

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STARC Systems Achieves Record Growth in 2019

STARC Systems Achieves Record Growth in 2019

Increasing Investments for the Future Expansion STARC Systems, the premier manufacturer of reusable temporary wall containment for occupied renovations, finishes a record-breaking 2019 with an 86% increase in sales, the addition of 25 employees, the successful launch of a second solution,  and the award of a $500,000 loan from the Maine Technology Institute for continued… Read more »

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Why Use Lightweight Temporary Partitions During Construction?

Why Use Lightweight Temporary Partitions During Construction?

As a containment strategy during renovation, remodeling or additions, temporary partitions for construction projects have a prominent role in preventing or minimizing disruption to adjacent work or public areas in buildings. More importantly, the partitions also contain the transmission of dust, contaminants, and other potentially harmful particulates stirred up during the demolition. STARC Systems introduced… Read more »

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ASTM E-84 Fire Rating: Your Questions Answered

ASTM E-84 Fire Rating: Your Questions Answered

This article is used with permission from Intertek. The ASTM E-84 (often referred to as just “E-84”) is the standard test method for assessing the surface burning characteristics of building products. The purpose of this test is to observe the flame spread along with a sample in order to determine the relative burning behavior of… Read more »

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5 Tips for Infection Prevention on the Job Site

5 Tips for Infection Prevention on the Job Site

By law, an Infection Control Risk Assessments (ICRA) is conducted before any type of construction project begins at any healthcare facility. ICRA construction protocols apply to renovation projects, additions, or even routine maintenance at hospitals or healthcare facilities. Infection prevention and control measures must be the top priority for contractors who specialize in hospital construction… Read more »

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3 Ways to Keep Construction Dust Down

3 Ways to Keep Construction Dust Down

Controlling dust generated on worksites is important for the well-being of employee health and productivity. Erecting a construction dust barrier or providing respiratory protective equipment (RPE) can aid in controlling dust and help to reduce the health risks associated with inhaling construction dust. Whether building from the ground up or renovation projects or constructing a… Read more »

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STARC Systems Ranks in Inc. Magazine’s Top 500

STARC Systems Ranks in Inc. Magazine’s Top 500

Inc. Magazine’s 2019 annual guide to the top 500 fastest-growing, privately held companies in the U.S. has been published. Inc. announced that STARC Systems is No. 460 on its 500 list with 3-year revenue growth of 983% which places it No. 14 among all manufacturing companies in the U.S. 

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Temporary Dust Walls on the Job Site

Temporary Dust Walls on the Job Site

What Construction Managers Need to Know Construction Managers and contractors who work in the healthcare industry recognize that dust poses serious health risks at hospitals and healthcare facilities during remodeling and renovation.

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