Hand Dryers: What You Need to Know About Maintenance, New Tech

07/03/2019 | By Sarah Kloepple

BUILDINGS staff writer Sarah Kloepple chats with Bill Gagnon, vice president of sales and marketing with Excel Dryers, about all things hand dryers—including maintenance, ADA compliance, misconceptions and new innovations in recent years. Listen here >>

Paper towels have left the nation’s busiest train station—and Excel Dryer has climbed aboard. Grand Central Terminal restrooms now feature the XLERATOR.

Paper towels have left the nation’s busiest train station—and Excel Dryer has climbed aboard. Grand Central Terminal restrooms now feature the XLERATOR.
(Photo: Grand Central Terminal restrooms Credit: Excel Dryers)

As the first LEED-certified bowling alley in the world, Brooklyn Bowl uses Excel Dryer’s high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers in their restrooms to promote sustainability and complement the design and iconic look of the facility.

As the first LEED-certified bowling alley in the world, Brooklyn Bowl uses Excel Dryer’s high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers in their restrooms to promote sustainability and complement the design and iconic look of the facility.
(Photo: Brooklyn Bowl Credit: Excel Dryers)

Connectrac® wireways are the new standard for bringing power & communications cable management to all interior applications. Free yourself from core drilling!

Surpass State Energy Requirements with Dual-Cooling Data Center CRAC Technology

See how professionals like you are taking advantage of the highest performing precision cooling system for their computer rooms and data centers, and why Data Aire is fast-becoming the number one choice for facility managers and building owners looking to decrease their energy consumption. 

Data Aire understands how digital technology and data gravity is rapidly impacting and transforming businesses. That’s why they developed ultra-efficient cooling technology to support the most modern (and not-so-modern) data centers.  Learn how One Wilshire in Los Angeles, one of the most advanced carrier hotels today, is surpassing California's strict energy efficiency requirements with Data Aire’s purpose-built system, which provide full-economization for 260 days – almost 72% of the year. That’s a measurable savings! Furthermore, the projected PUE on an annual basis for a full load is at or below 1.2.

Connectrac® wireways are the new standard for bringing power & communications cable management to all interior applications. Free yourself from core drilling!

Surpass State Energy Requirements with Dual-Cooling Data Center CRAC Technology

See how professionals like you are taking advantage of the highest performing precision cooling system for their computer rooms and data centers, and why Data Aire is fast-becoming the number one choice for facility managers and building owners looking to decrease their energy consumption. 

Data Aire understands how digital technology and data gravity is rapidly impacting and transforming businesses. That’s why they developed ultra-efficient cooling technology to support the most modern (and not-so-modern) data centers.  Learn how One Wilshire in Los Angeles, one of the most advanced carrier hotels today, is surpassing California's strict energy efficiency requirements with Data Aire’s purpose-built system, which provide full-economization for 260 days – almost 72% of the year. That’s a measurable savings! Furthermore, the projected PUE on an annual basis for a full load is at or below 1.2.


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