Our sole purpose at MTI is to provide the best possible building performance, comfort and safety.

Training Do you provide the proper PPE for your workers?

Are you providing your workers with the appropriate PPE for the type of work they are doing? Even if they are working on mechanical equipment, they may be exposed to dangerous electrical hazards. We can help with both minimizing electrical hazards and supplying you with the proper PPE. Don’t let an accident like this happen… more »

Training Managing Arc Flash in Your Facility

Here are six questions that plant managers and building operators must be able to answer about arc flash protection. 1. What level of arc flash risks exist in my plant? 2. How do I begin the arc flash hazard analysis process? 3. What worker protective measures can I take? 4. What mitigating measures can I… more »

Training Ear Canal Inserts (Plugs) for Arc Flash in NFPA 70E: Research

Here is some updated research on hearing protection and NFPA 70E requirements Posted by Hugh Hoagland ArcWear.com has performed testing on ear plugs in arc flash. This testing is included in e-Hazard.com electrical safety training classes such as the Low Voltage Qualified (NFPA 70E) class and the NESC, OSHA 1910.269 Line Mechanics and Meter Technician… more »

Training Job Task Analysis

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is sponsoring a study to define the occupation of a building commissioning professional – a person who has project management authority for commissioning and retro-commissioning commercial, institutional and industrial buildings (i.e., non-residential buildings). The results of this study will be used to regulate the commissioning profession. Given that the… more »

Training Lunch and Learn Seminar

Mechanical Technology, Inc. is offering a free Lunch & Learn seminar at your facility or place of business. This will cover the following: I. Basics of Arc Flash Dangers Issues surrounding energized work II. Arc Flash Definition Energy released in an Arc Flash Flash Energy Dangers III. Personal Protective Equipment and Arc Flash Safety IV…. more »

Training Data Center Maintenance

Hey All. Found this great article on the need for maintenance in a Data Center setting: You Can’t Afford to Ignore Data Center Maintenance Jeff Clark July 5, 2012 6 Comments » You Can’t Afford to Ignore Data Center Maintenance Originally published in The Data Center Journal, August 2011 Everything in life requires maintenance: your… more »

Training High Pressure Boiler Class

October 15-17, 2013: 8:00am – 5:00pm Location: Mechanical Technology Inc. 815 Cerise Road Billings, MT 59101 *Dates and/or location subject to change. Cancellation if minimum number not met. Class size limited. These three-day seminars will cover the following topics: Introduction to Boilers & Associated Systems – Boiler Water Treatment Boiler Operation Procedures Boiler Operation Safety… more »

Training Low Pressure Boiler Class

October 8-10, 2013: 8:00am – 5:00pm Location: Mechanical Technology Inc. 815 Cerise Road Billings, MT 59101 *Dates and/or location subject to change. Cancellation if minimum number not met. Class size limited. These three-day seminars will cover the following topics: Introduction to Boilers & Associated Systems – Boiler Water Treatment Boiler Operation Procedures Boiler Operation Safety… more »

Training NFPA FPA-70 E 70 E Compliance – Arc Flash Training

May 23, 2013, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Petroleum Club, Billings, MT 59101. This workshop series will be conducted by Joseph D. Gierlach Jr., the Vice President of Technical Training and Support for TEGG. Mr. Gierlach has obtained broad technical knowledge and has benefited from a wide range of experiences. He has spent 4 years… more »