Layering security controls for healthcare projects

Looking down a hospital hall way lights

It is not difficult to imagine the need for security in healthcare environments. Where are the eyes and ears ensuring the safety of a newborn transported from labor and delivery? Can family members visiting a sick relative be confident their valuables are safe at bedside if they leave to grab a snack? What security precautions are taken when a rear exterior door to the hospital is propped open so staff can take a break?

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Using rigid chain to make architecture move

National Stadium , Sportshub

For more than 40 years, Serapid has been specializing in horizontal and vertical motion through use of Rigid Chain Technology (RCT). The rigid chain is a telescopic mechanical actuator that is flexible in one direction and rigid, like a steel beam, in the other. RCT systems are able to push and pull structures weighing in excess of 200 tons, and lift in excess of 300 tons.

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Opening the door to parking: High-speed means security

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Whether at work, at home in a multi-unit building, at the store, or on campus, most drivers need a space to park their vehicle. Calculations vary, but according to one parking expert writing for The New York Times, space available nationwide for parking cars is substantial enough to be its own state, occupying an area roughly the size of Delaware and Rhode Island combined.

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