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July 2023

Synergy Solutions Group Construction Forum

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We are absolutely thrilled and honored to have had the incredible opportunity of being active participants in the highly esteemed Synergy Solutions Group Construction Forum that took place over the course of this past week! Our esteemed representatives, Mark Denlinger and Sheldon Ladd, were among a select group of visionary industry professionals who gathered for a couple of days filled with unparalleled collaboration, stimulating open dialogues, and the invaluable exchange of best practices that promise to drive our industry forward.

The atmosphere at the forum was nothing short of electrifying, as like-minded individuals came together with an unwavering enthusiasm for fostering real, tangible change within our industry. The forum served as a melting pot of diverse perspectives and experiences, where everyone present showed an unparalleled dedication to enhancing our field’s practices and methodologies.

What truly stood out and left an indelible impression on all attendees was the remarkable spirit of openness and honesty that permeated every interaction. The willingness of each participant to share their own experiences, both successes and challenges, created an environment of trust and camaraderie that fueled productive discussions and deepened connections among industry peers.

The level of passion displayed by every individual present was truly inspiring. It was evident that each one of them shared a collective vision of elevating the construction landscape to new heights. With their hearts set on leaving a lasting impact, they actively engaged in exploring innovative solutions, cutting-edge technologies, and forward-thinking strategies that promise to revolutionize how we approach construction projects.

As we reflect on the enriching experience of the forum, we are filled with immense gratitude for the collective wealth of knowledge that was shared generously by all participants. The learnings and insights gained throughout those days are invaluable resources that will undoubtedly prove instrumental in transforming our practices and methodologies for the better.

Not only did the Synergy Solutions Group Construction Forum serve as an excellent platform for networking and establishing professional relationships, but it also reinvigorated our sense of purpose and passion for the industry. We feel empowered, armed with newfound knowledge, and equipped with a renewed determination to make a difference in our respective roles.

Indeed, this gathering of forward-thinking minds has sown the seeds of innovation and collaboration that are destined to bear fruit for years to come. The impact of this transformative experience will ripple throughout our industry, leaving a lasting legacy of progress and positive change.

In conclusion, we extend our heartfelt gratitude to Synergy Solutions Group for organizing such an exceptional event, and we express our sincere appreciation to all the participants for their unwavering commitment to making a difference. We are more inspired than ever to carry forth the momentum gained from this forum and work collectively towards shaping a brighter and more prosperous future for the construction industry. Together, we will continue to build, improve, and innovate, fueled by the spirit of collaboration and the pursuit of excellence.


Efficient Design-Build Solutions for Commercial Engineering

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Efficient Design-Build Solutions for Commercial Engineering: Empower Your Facility with MSD Inc.

Welcome to MSD Inc., your trusted partner in commercial engineering and design-build solutions. We understand the critical role that mechanical systems play in creating comfortable, productive, and energy-efficient spaces. Our specialized team of mechanical engineers is dedicated to providing turn-key design solutions that integrate mechanical, building automation controls, electrical, plumbing, fire alarm, and security systems into building designs and applications. With our expertise and commitment to excellence, we deliver comprehensive solutions that meet your facility’s specific needs and drive long-term sustainability.

Putting Your Best Interests First: Integrating Design and Engineering

At MSD Inc., we prioritize your best interests throughout the design-build process. We seamlessly integrate design and engineering to create efficient and cost-effective solutions tailored to your facility. Our process starts with a meticulous evaluation of existing site conditions and precise design load calculations. This allows us to select the most appropriate equipment and design a complete system using our custom-engineered BIM (Building Information Modeling) model. BIM serves as a digital blueprint, incorporating essential data about the building elements and systems, ensuring accuracy and optimization in design.

Cost-Effective Design-Build Solutions: Maximizing Value

We understand the importance of aligning design with your budget parameters. To ensure cost-effectiveness, our team conducts thorough cost analysis, including Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and Not To Exceed (NTE) evaluations. We provide value engineering propositions that offer good, better, and best solutions, presenting you with options that prioritize both quality and affordability. By working closely with you, we refine and finalize the BIM model, coordinating it seamlessly with the building’s architectural, structural, and trade applications.

Comprehensive Capabilities for Your Commercial Engineering Needs

MSD Inc. offers a wide range of capabilities to meet your design-build and commercial engineering requirements:

1. In-House Licensed Professional Engineers: Our team consists of licensed professional engineers with expertise in mechanical engineering. This ensures that our design, engineering, and project management services are of the highest quality and meet industry standards.

2. Turnkey Solutions for New Systems, Redesign, and Retrofit: Whether you require new mechanical systems, redesigning of existing systems, or retrofitting old systems, we provide comprehensive turnkey solutions tailored to your unique facility needs.

3. Comfort, Ventilation, Process HVAC, Plumbing, and Piping Systems: We offer design, engineering, and installation services for systems that prioritize comfort, ventilation, process HVAC, plumbing, and piping. Our solutions ensure optimal functionality and energy efficiency.

4. Energy-Efficient HVAC Management and Solutions: At MSD Inc., we specialize in energy-efficient HVAC solutions. Our expertise includes system design, equipment selection, operation, and maintenance. By optimizing your HVAC systems, we help you reduce energy consumption and enhance sustainability.

5. VRF System Design & Installation: We provide design and installation services for Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) systems. Working with renowned brands like Mitsubishi, Daiken, and LG, we deliver cutting-edge solutions for efficient heating and cooling.

6. Pool/Spa Dehumidification Systems: MSD Inc. offers design, engineering, and installation services for pool and spa dehumidification systems. Our solutions ensure a comfortable and controlled environment for your aquatic facilities.

7. Geothermal Systems: We specialize in designing, engineering, and installing geothermal systems that utilize the earth’s natural heat exchange properties for heating and cooling. These systems offer sustainable and energy-efficient solutions.

8. Steam and Hydronic Systems: Our expertise extends to designing, engineering, and installing steam and hydronic systems. These systems utilize boilers and piping to effectively heat and cool buildings.

Creating Spaces that Empower Your Facility

At MSD Inc., we recognize that every building has its own unique requirements. That’s why our team of experts works closely with you to understand your specific needs and goals. By creating sustainable and efficient systems, we enable your teams to be confident, productive, and comfortable. If you’re seeking a partner that can help you achieve your vision and deliver efficient design-build solutions, contact our team at MSD Inc. today!

Maximize Your Facility’s Potential with MSD, Inc’s Service Department: Tailored Maintenance Solutions for Your Success

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Unlock the Power of Customized Maintenance Programs to Boost Efficiency and Protect Your Investments

At MSD, Inc, we understand that your commercial facility is unique, and we believe in providing you with exceptional service and support to help you reach your goals. Our Service Department is dedicated to offering a wide range of client-focused maintenance solutions that are tailored to your facility’s specific needs. By partnering with us, you can experience reduced downtime, increased productivity, effective cost management, and extended equipment lifespan.

Discover the MSD Difference: Comprehensive Services for Your Facility’s Success

At MSD, Inc, we take pride in our ability to deliver outstanding maintenance services that cater to your individual requirements. Our expert team is committed to working closely with you, ensuring we understand the intricate details of your facility and crafting a customized maintenance plan that perfectly aligns with your goals. Let’s explore our comprehensive service offerings:

1. Comprehensive Maintenance Programs:

Our Service Department offers an array of customized maintenance programs that cover all aspects of your facility’s needs. From mechanical and electrical systems to HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection, we have you covered. By partnering with us, you gain access to regular inspections, preventive maintenance, and expert repairs that keep your operations running smoothly and efficiently.

2. Full Labor Maintenance Solutions:

With MSD, Inc’s Service Department, you can rely on our experienced technicians to handle all your facility’s maintenance and repair needs. We provide comprehensive services for mechanical and electrical systems, HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection. By collaborating closely with you, we develop a tailored maintenance plan that ensures your facility operates at peak efficiency, reducing unexpected disruptions and optimizing productivity.

3. Complete Coverage Maintenance Solutions:

Achieve peace of mind with our complete coverage maintenance service. MSD, Inc’s Service Department takes care of all your maintenance requirements, including regular inspections, preventive maintenance, and repairs. We cover mechanical and electrical systems, HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection. Moreover, our service includes comprehensive coverage for parts and labor, emergency support, and repairs, providing you with worry-free operations and cost-effective maintenance.

4. Building Automation Maintenance and Monitoring:

Leverage the expertise of MSD, Inc’s Service Department in building automation systems maintenance and monitoring. We help you optimize energy usage and enhance your facility’s overall performance. Our team is proficient in installing, maintaining, repairing, and monitoring building automation systems. By analyzing data and providing valuable recommendations, we empower you to make informed decisions for continuous improvement.

5. Proactive Plumbing Planned Maintenance:

Ensure the smooth functioning of your facility’s plumbing systems with our proactive plumbing planned maintenance service. Our skilled technicians conduct regular inspections, perform maintenance tasks, and promptly address repairs, keeping your facility environmentally safe and fully operational. With MSD, Inc’s Service Department, you can minimize downtime and prevent costly plumbing emergencies.

6. Efficient Drain Cleaning and Hydro Jetting Programs:

Clogged drains and sewer lines can disrupt your business operations. MSD, Inc’s Service Department offers drain cleaning and hydro jetting programs to address these issues effectively. Our advanced technology and expert team efficiently clear blockages, reducing downtime and avoiding expensive repairs. Trust us to ensure that your plumbing systems are functioning optimally.

7. Targeted Modernization and Optimization Solutions:

Experience improved performance and energy efficiency with our targeted modernization and optimization services. MSD, Inc’s Service Department identifies areas for improvement and creates a comprehensive plan to upgrade HVAC systems, lighting, controls, and building automation. Our experts leverage the latest technologies to optimize your facility’s operations, resulting in long-term cost savings and increased productivity.

8. Streamlined Lighting Control and Building Management:

Lower energy costs and enhance efficiency through our streamlined lighting control and building management services. MSD, Inc’s Service Department assists you in installing and maintaining cutting-edge lighting controls, enabling you to monitor and adjust lighting levels for optimal energy usage. By creating a comfortable and productive environment for your employees, you’ll see significant improvements in both energy consumption and overall facility performance.

9. Proactive Energy Management Services:

Partner with MSD, Inc’s Service Department to lower energy costs and improve your facility’s energy efficiency. Our team of experts provides comprehensive energy management services, including monitoring and analysis of energy usage, identification of improvement areas, and implementation of energy-saving measures. By upgrading HVAC systems, lighting, controls, and building automation, you’ll achieve maximum energy efficiency and sustainable cost reductions.

10. Reliable 24/7/365 Support:

At MSD, Inc’s Service Department, we understand that maintenance and repairs can’t wait for regular business hours. That’s why we offer round-the-clock, 24/7/365 support. Our dedicated team is available to provide emergency services, repairs, and regular maintenance whenever you need it. With us by your side, you can rest assured that your facility will always be in safe hands.

Experience Unmatched Service and Expertise with MSD, Inc’s Service Department: We take pride in delivering exceptional service and support to our clients. At MSD, Inc, our priority is your success. Contact us today to learn more about our customized maintenance programs and how we can help you enhance efficiency, prolong the lifespan of your equipment, and achieve your facility’s full potential. Together, we’ll create a maintenance solution tailored to your unique needs and drive your business forward.



4 Essential Tips for a Safe and Happy 4th of July Celebration

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The 4th of July is a day of celebration and patriotism in the United States. It is a time when friends and families come together to commemorate the country’s independence and enjoy various festivities. However, amidst all the excitement, it is crucial to prioritize safety to ensure a memorable and accident-free celebration.

Here are four essential tips to keep in mind for a safe and enjoyable 4th of July:

Fireworks Safety:

Fireworks are a quintessential part of 4th of July celebrations, but they can also be dangerous if not handled properly. It is crucial to follow local laws and regulations regarding fireworks usage. If fireworks are legal in your area, make sure to purchase them from licensed sellers and read the instructions carefully before use. Always have a bucket of water or a fire extinguisher nearby in case of emergencies. Additionally, it is advisable to attend public firework displays organized by professionals to minimize the risk of accidents.

Grilling Safety:

Barbecues and cookouts are a staple of 4th of July celebrations. However, it is essential to practice safe grilling techniques to prevent accidents and injuries. Keep the grill at least ten feet away from any structures or flammable materials. Never leave the grill unattended, especially when children or pets are around. Ensure that the grill is clean and free from grease buildup, as this can lead to flare-ups. Finally, remember to extinguish the grill properly after use and dispose of hot coals in a metal container.

Water Safety:

Many people choose to spend the 4th of July near bodies of water, such as lakes, rivers, or pools. While water activities can be enjoyable, it is crucial to prioritize safety. If you are swimming, make sure to do so in designated areas with lifeguards present. Never leave children unattended near water, and ensure they are wearing appropriate flotation devices if needed. If you are boating, always wear a life jacket and follow all boating regulations. Avoid alcohol consumption while operating a boat, as it can impair judgment and reaction time.

Sun Protection:

The 4th of July often falls during the peak of summer, meaning the sun’s rays can be intense. Protect yourself and your loved ones from harmful UV rays by applying sunscreen with a high SPF regularly. Wear protective clothing, such as hats and sunglasses, and seek shade whenever possible. Staying hydrated is also crucial, so remember to drink water throughout the day.

The 4th of July is a time for celebration, but it is essential to prioritize safety to ensure a memorable and accident-free day. By following these tips, you can enjoy the festivities while keeping yourself and your loved ones safe.


Have a safe and happy 4th of July!