The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health are offering a free thermal safety app that they say can be a resource for planning outdoor activities based on how hot it is during the day. The app is available in English and Spanish for iPhone and
An app called OSHA-NIOSH Heat Safety Tool, has a visual indicator of the current heat index and associated risk levels specific to your current geographic location; precautionary advice related to risk levels associated with the heat index, interactive hourly predictions of heat index values, risk level and recommendations for early planning of outdoor activities; and editable controls for location, temperature and humidity for calculating variable conditions.
Construction company Jewett, Fremont, announced the addition of Lynn Palmeras a HR manager. According to Jewett, Palmer has over 25 years of experience in the field. The company also hired Mason Westover as an assistant to the project manager.
Brady Sullivan Real Estate, Manchester, pledged $ 63,000 to buy New Hampshire. Community Development Finance Office tax incentives to support Forever Emma Studios at the Palace Youth Theater. The pledge will support improvements in safety and accessibility, including the installation of an elevator and ramp at the facility.
Torrington Properties Inc… acquired Newington Park, a 102,103 square foot retail and office complex at 2064 Woodbury Ave. in Newington at Urstadt Biddle Properties. Jay BisognanoThe Torrington CEO said the acquisition “is in line with our long-term investment strategy in New Hampshire.” The deal was arranged Kent White, Christian Stollcamp and Caitlin Burke from Boulos company…
Wells Fargo awarded $ 15,000 SENH Habitat for Humanity to help more families in Portsmouth get affordable housing. The Portsmouth-based nonprofit is among more than 220 habitat organizations awarded by Wells Fargo across the country. SENH said the funds will be used to purchase building materials at its current construction site in Middleton.
Chase Bank leased 4,100 square feet of space at 786 Elm St., Manchester – the former Portland Pie Co. office. – to open the fifth branch of the bank in New Hampshire. Doug Martin and Andrew Robbins, Colliers Manchester office, represented the landlord, 788 Elm Street LLC, and Adam Tsirel, Atlantic Retail represented Chase. The new branch is expected to open in December.
Air Cleaners Inc. of Bristol was selected as a supplier of portable HEPA air filtration systems for Warren Primary School. The units are manufactured in New Hampshire and feature a patented air purifier design.