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MEETING MINUTES

Feburary 11. 2020

MEETING MINUTES:

  • GUEST SPEAKER- DAVID KEANEY OF SAVOIKE

    • OVERVIEW OF AUTONOMOUS SAVIOKE ROBOTS

    • OPERATING IN MANY COUNTRIES AROUND THE WORLD

      • HOTELS

      • RESIDENTIAL

      • MEDICAL BUILDINGS

    • ROBOTS HAVE TOUCH SCREEN AND WEB INTERFACE TECHNOLOGY

    • CONNECTS TO MANY DIFFERENCE ELEVATOR SYSTEMS WITH ONE WIRE CONNECTION (NO CONNECTIONS THROUGH TRAVEL CABLE)

      • MCE, TKE, SCHINDLER, DOVER, AND MANY MORE

    • ROBOTS RIDING ELEVATORS CONTAIN AN INTERNAL ALGORITHM TO ESTABLISH LOCATION IF WIRELESS CONNECTION IS LOST WHILE IN THE ELEVATOR

    • PRICING IS JOB SPECIFIC

  • DISCUSSION REGARDING SUMP PUMP CODE:

    • NEW CODE REQUIREMENTS ARE BEING COMMUNICATED TO THE PLUMBERS UNION

      • SUMP PUMP MUST HAVE AN OIL / WATER SEPARATOR FOR HYDRAULIC UNITS

      • MUST PUMP 3000 GALLONS/HR. PER UNIT

  • TREASURER NEWS:  PRESENTED BY DAVE GAUDET

    • $500 WAS DONATED TO SPARKS AS PER DISCUSSION AND VOTE IN JANUARY.

      • IN HONOR OF THE LATE JOHN O’DONOGHUE

    • TAXES FOR 2019 WILL BE FILED AS REQUIRED

    • PAPERWORK TO BE SUBMITTED RECOGNIZING THE NEW BOARD FOR 2020 AS REQUIRED

    • 2020 MEMBERSHIPS ARE PAST DUE

      • REGISTER ON THE WEBSITE OR MANUALLY VIA THE REGISTRATION FORM

  • IN MAY 2020 MESA WILL BE TAKING ITS MEETING ON THE ROAD

    • MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE ELEVATOR MUSEUM LOCATED AT 145 ESSEX STREET, HAVERHILL, MA IN THE HISTORICAL BURGESS BUILDING.

  • SCHOLARSHIPS

    • APPLICATIONS ARE ACTIVELY COMING IN

  • GOLF OUTING WILL BE AUGUST 12, 2020

  • NEED TO DETERMINE A DATE FOR THE SPRING SAFETY SEMINAR

    • THIS EVENT WILL ALSO NEED VOLUNTEERS

  • SAFETY TOPIC DISCUSSED:  HOUSEHOLD DANGERS- BATHROOM SAFETY

  • VOTE APPROVED TO ADD TWO (2) NEW HONORARY MEMBERS:

    • ARTHUR MERRITT

    • BOB SHEEHAN