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Thoughts from the JTJ Tech team about Salamander, Life Safety, Smart Buildings, Internet of Things (IoT) Technology, Words of Wisdom and all parts in between.

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Salamander 4 Pronged Approach: Life Safety, Asset Protection, Risk Management, Green Initiative

Better Risk Management & Liquidity

"Enhanced tracking and monitoring in a building and portfolio level, along with the use of portfolio analytics, can result in lower asset risk, more granular valuations and enhanced portfolio management capabilities. ... This information may help the identify excess capacity and develop action plans, ultimately resulting in more efficient portfolio management."  from #Deloitte This weaves in all four of Salamander's original approaches: Life Safety, Asset Protection, Energy Savings and Risk Management. #propertymanagement #buildings #IoT #firesafety ... Continue Reading
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Connecting and Protecting Dry Life Safety Sprinkler Systems

here's how our Salamander Reservoir connects and protects dry life safety sprinkler systems: #propertymanagement #buildings #IoT #firesafety #proptech ... Continue Reading
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Sprinkler Monitoring 2.0: More than Just Tamper and Flow

This article is featured in the September 25, 2020 edition of the Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal Sprinkler Monitoring 2.0: More than Just Tamper and Flow Life safety fire sprinkler systems have been used for decades and are adapted to various building types and geographies. Of all the fire sprinkler types, the majority are wet systems which are piped systems filled with pressurized water. The next most common type are dry fire sprinkler systems. These ... Continue Reading
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Oh, No! Not Granny!

this was a favorite reader post from 2019, and warrants repeating: don't let granny be forced out in the cold from pipe freeze! Protect your buildings - and your grannies!!   #propertymanagement #buildings #IoT #firesafety original post here ... Continue Reading
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Smart Building Stimulus Thoughts (#6)

Propmodo makes a case for a "Smart Building Stimulus Package" to reduce costs and improve health & wellness. It's worth considering, and some of the thoughts this article includes:   "Investing in smart technologies in buildings appears to be a winner to catalyze economic growth, respond to the pandemic, and set America up to remain a leader in building and facility technology for the future! Well said, @Propmodo! #buildings #covid19 #salamanderreservoir #drysprinklers #energysavings #facilitymanagers #fireprotection ... Continue Reading
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Smart Building Stimulus Thoughts (#5)

Propmodo makes a case for a "Smart Building Stimulus Package" to reduce costs and improve health & wellness. It's worth considering, and some of the thoughts this article includes the Sustainability Case:   "Just like investment in renewable energy, s smart building stimulus has a strong sustainability story. Buildings consume about 40% of all energy in the U.S. and generate about 1/3 of all carbon emissions. [...]   "Research from the U.S. Department of Energy ... Continue Reading
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How It Works: Salamander on a Dry System

Looking to prevent pipe freeze in a dry life safety fire sprinkler system? We have just the thing: The Salamander Reservoir... here's how it works: #safety #firesprinklerssavelives #fastwater #buildings #boma #parkingmanagement #garages ... Continue Reading
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Smart Building Stimulus Thoughts (#4)

Propmodo makes a case for a "Smart Building Stimulus Package" to reduce costs and improve health & wellness. It's worth considering, and some of the thoughts this article includes the Economic Case:   "Investing in smart technologies deployed throughout buildings is a good starting point"   Yes! We couldn't agree more - get a Salamander Reservoir deployed in your building today! It's a good low-cost starting point! #buildings #covid19 #salamanderreservoir #drysprinklers #energysavings #facilitymanagers #fireprotection #IoT #IOTtuesday ... Continue Reading
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Smart Building Stimulus Thoughts (#3)

Propmodo makes a case for a "Smart Building Stimulus Package" to reduce costs and improve health & wellness. It's worth considering, and some of the thoughts this article includes:   "building technologies and innovation should be viewed as a strategic imperative, pandemic or no pandemic."   We concur - what have your facilities adopted as a result of the pandemic? #buildings #covid19 #salamanderreservoir #drysprinklers #energysavings #facilitymanagers #fireprotection #IoT #IOTtuesday #IOTuesday #pipefreeze #preventpipefreeze #propmodo #PropTech #putasalamanderinthesystem #sprinklerssavelives ... Continue Reading
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JTJ in Lehigh Valley Business!

Special thanks to Lehigh Valley Business and @MoreStacy for the great coverage! Read the full story online at: https://www.lvb.com/new-sprinkler-management-device-aims-save-money-lives/ ... Continue Reading
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Smart Building Stimulus Thoughts (#2)

Propmodo makes a case for a "Smart Building Stimulus Package" to reduce costs and improve health & wellness. It's worth considering, and some of the thoughts this article includes:   "The goal of [of the Smart Building Stimulus] is to upgrade and improve many buildings so they are healthier and less costly to operate..."  What about making buildings safer? Adding a SalamanderReservoir is a pretty easy way to do both! #buildings #covid19 #salamanderreservoir #drysprinklers #energysavings ... Continue Reading
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Smart Building Stimulus Thoughts (#1)

Propmodo makes a case for a "Smart Building Stimulus Package" to reduce costs and improve health & wellness. It's worth considering, and some of the thoughts this article includes: "Buildings are a significant part of our economy and society at large. We spend 90% of our time indoors" #buildings #covid19 #salamanderreservoir #drysprinklers #energysavings #facilitymanagers #fireprotection #IoT #IOTtuesday #IOTuesday #pipefreeze #preventpipefreeze #propmodo #PropTech #putasalamanderinthesystem #sprinklerssavelives #thefutureissmart full article at propmodo.com/the-case-for-a-smart-building-stimulus/ ... Continue Reading