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Window Washing Systems

Applied Technical Services offers the expertise of our consulting engineering team to ensure the safety and compliance of client window washing systems. These structures can vary from the complex, in the case of BMUs, or relatively simple, in the case of roof anchors; one thing they have in common is the overwhelming need for the systems to allow users to safely navigate the façade of a building while suspended many stories above the ground. Ensuring the safety and effectiveness of a window washing system requires a thorough inspection and certification process performed by a licensed Professional Engineer with experience in window washing systems. ATS offers a comprehensive array of services relevant to ensuring the continued safe operation of a client’s window washing system.
Types of Window Washing Systems
Commercial buildings will have different window washing system requirements based on their size, shape, and height. Depending on the façade access needs, the system(s) will have different regulatory requirements that determine their design and upkeep. To ensure the safety of the equipment’s users and the regulatory compliance of their buildings, ATS performs a range of services relevant to the type of window washing systems listed below:
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About Applied Technical Services
Since our founding in 1967, Applied Technical Services has offered a variety of engineering capabilities to our esteemed clientele. Our past 50+ years in business have allowed us to grow immensely — no longer a group of three engineers aiding small businesses out of their office in our founder’s basement, ATS now constitutes a multidisciplinary organization that employs over 1,000 employees, including Professional Engineers, inspectors, technicians, scientists, metallurgists, trainers, calibrators, and forensic investigators to serve clients operating in countries across the globe.
The ATS commercial services division helps clients keep their properties compliant with industry standards and OSHA regulations. This team of specialists operates out of several locations — Marietta, GA; Alexandria, VA; Houston, TX; and Denver, CO — but have travel capabilities to work in any of the 40+ states in which we maintain a Professional Engineering license. Members of the ATS commercial services division sit on the ASME A120 board, which helps shape industry standards for window washing systems and equipment. Their expertise serves property owners, managers, developers, architects, and real estate investors throughout the United States.
The following industries can benefit greatly from our fleet of services pertaining to window washing systems:
Our Commitment to Quality
ATS takes providing a positive customer experience quite seriously — so much so that we maintain a stringent quality management system to ensure the quality of our services. Our engineers provide accurate, detailed, and clear reporting to give clients the insight they need to make informed decisions about their window washing systems. Should a customer need clarification on either the status or the results of their assessment, we employ a team of customer service representatives to connect them to the most relevant staff member. These subject matter experts remain accessible, responsive, and engaged to ensure clients receive the help they need to solve their problems.
If your company needs Professional Engineering services to guarantee the safety of your window washing system, contact ATS today — We take a closer look!

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