Archive for August 2017

Where Are We?

We are located at 3755 River road in Tonawanda New York. The Triad office can be a little difficult to find if you have never been here before.  We are on a large property that we share with our partner Guard Contracting.  Triads office is in the scale house behind Guards office. As you drive…

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LEED

What is LEED? LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.  Buildings that are LEED Certified are energy efficient, sustainable, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  Once a building is LEED Certified, it is given one of four ratings; Certified, Silver, Gold, or Platinum.  These buildings are revolutionizing the way we think of construction projects.…

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Antique Re-purposing

Re-Purposing With our planet in the state it is environmentally, and population continuing to grow, it is important we start reducing, reusing, and recycling as much as we possibly can. Re-purposing is taking an item that was once used and transforming the item to have a different use. By doing this it helps keep a…

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Triad’s Wind Power

About Wind Power Wind power works by harnessing the Earth’s natural blowing wind and turning it into energy. When the wind catches a turbine’s blades and forces it to spin, it turns a rotor inside the top of the turbine. The rotor is connected to a main shaft inside which spins a generator.  Finally, once…

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Food Waste

Food Waste in the U.S. It is estimated that around 45% of all food produced in the United States eventually ends up going to waste. This amounts to approximately 40-60 million tons of food going to a landfill each year! Although many feel that it is not bad to waste so much food because it…

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