Articles by Rebecca Thatcher Ellis, P.E.

Maxitrol Company/ Angie Marasco

Angie Marasco has been hired for the newly created position of Human Resources Director for Maxitrol Company (Southfield, MI). She will be responsible for recruiting new personnel, keeping employees’ files
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Commissioning: Getting It Right: Surviving Commitment Jitters (November 1999)

So, you've committed to commissioning. Now what?
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Commissioning: Getting It Right: Using Measuring And Verification During Commissioning

Measurement and verification: another step toward success.
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Commissioning: Getting it Right: Quality Control (December 1999)

Quality control and commissioning: can you tell them apart?
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Commissioning Getting It Right: Using Commissioning In D-B Projects (September 2000)

Adapting the commissioning process in d-b projects is easy if everyone is on the same page.
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Commissioning: The Eternal DID (August 2000)

The design intent document can live on after construction is completed.
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Commissioning: Outline Objectives With DID (July 2000)

The DID is the right place to state goals for everyone to see.
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Commissioning: On Time Keeps Things On Target (February 2000)

Contracting tardiness means trouble for a project.
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Commissioning: Marketing To Prove Your Point (March 2000)

Long-term projects need long-term marketing to keep the commissioning spark alive.
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Commissioning: The High Cost of Not Commissioning (June 2000)

It pays (literally) to deal with problems sooner rather than later.
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