Ask The Expert

A series where Ecotrak connects you with the Experts from various Trades and Industries

In this segment, Sean Sierra sits down with Amber Terry at Superclean to discuss best practices with reopening locations after a prolonged closure and how to handle Cleaning & Janitorial. 

  • What are some of the main points operators should consider when reopening their locations?

  • What are the different levels of cleaning and what are those procedures?

  • What should we do if we learn we have a confirmed case of COVID-19 in one of our locations?

  • Prior to reopening, what do you recommend in regards to cleaning?

  • Regarding PMs, is there anything new you would recommend?

  •  How can our customers or operators partner with their Janitorial providers  to come out of this successfully? 

 
 

In this segment, Sean Sierra sits down with David Filson with Tech 24 to discuss best practices with reopening locations after a prolonged closure and how to handle Refrigeration.

  • What are some key things for our customers to consider when restarting their refrigeration equipment?

  • What do you recommend in terms of cleaning and sanitizing refrigeration and ice equipment?

 

  • Are there any specific products or brands we should be using for sanitizing and cleaning?

  • What is the importance of checking gaskets? What should we be looking for?

  • PM's for refrigeration: When and what should we be doing, and do you have any recommendations?

  • What can customers and operators do to be better prepared for you to service them?
     

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In this segment, Sean Sierra sits down with Chris Varney at Bureau Veritas to discuss best practices with reopening locations after a prolonged closure and how to handle Project Management.

  • What is the best scope of a reopening checklist?

  • What are some of the major projects being requested

  • How can we adapt to a more contactless environment?

  • When and how should we start making these changes?

  • What can customers and operators do to be better prepared for you to service them?

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In this segment, Sean Sierra sits down with David Filson with Tech 24 to discuss best practices with reopening locations after a prolonged closure and how to handle HVAC. 

  • What are the most important points to consider when restarting HVAC systems?

  • Upon reopening, what can operators do to keep their HVAC running properly?

 

  • What fan setting do you recommend for this time period?

 

  • When should we be restarting HVAC PMs and is there anything new we should be doing?

  • What can our customers do to be better prepared for you to service them for reopening?

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In this segment, our very own Sean Sierra sits down with Cheryl ​Kennedy with Smart Care Equipment Solutions to discuss best practices with reopening locations after a prolonged closure and how to handle Kitchen Equipment.  

  • What are the most important points to consider when restarting Kitchen Equipment?

  • What piece of equipment would be the biggest risk for failure after being shut down for an extended period of time?

  • What sanitation practices should we focus on first upon starting back up?

  • Preventative Maintenance: When should we start scheduling service?

  • What can customers and operators do to be better prepared for you to service them?

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In this segment, Sean Sierra sits down with Tony Licata with Las Colinas to discuss best practices with reopening locations after a prolonged closure and how to handle Plumbing.

  • What are the most important things to consider when restarting plumbing?

  • What are the best practices when restarting water heater equipment?

  • What are your recommendations on grease lines?

  • What are your recommendations around restroom readiness?

  • For plumbing PM’s when should we start and is there anything new we should know?

  • What can customers and operators do to be better prepared for you to service them?

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