Archives for June, 2017.

Goodway’s Ray Field and CDC’s Nancy Messonnier, MD on How Your Facility can Best Prevent Legionella Outbreaks

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published June 16th, 2017
Goodway’s Ray Field and CDC’s Nancy Messonnier, MD on How Your Facility can Best Prevent Legionella Outbreaks It’s likely that most facility managers in New York City have already heard the news this week about a police officer infected with Legionnaire Disease (LD). A poorly maintained water supply system at his police station was the likely source for a widespread disease that’s seen a quadrupling of reported cases in the last 15 […]

How a Plant Manager’s HVAC Problems Can Spark Product Innovation

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published June 7th, 2017
How a Plant Manager’s HVAC Problems Can Spark Product Innovation If you’re a plant operations or maintenance manager, then you’re inherently a problem solver too. So when a big problem comes along, it’s tempting to feel as if you have to figure it out on your own. This type of problem solving can be a relatively slow and stressful process when the equipment at risk […]

Allowing Custom API Applications in your PTC Integrity Lifecycle Manager Environment

By Steve Lundy | Published June 5th, 2017

Recently, I was working on a custom API program for a customer, when I came across something that could be a sticky little problem for someone trying to add custom API programs to their PTC Integrity Lifecycle Manager Environment.  The problem was first manifested when I had a Java based API application that I was trying to execute on my local desktop. This application was supposed to connect to the PTC Integrity Lifecycle Manager server to perform a series of operations.  The problem was, I could never get a connection.  Each time I would get a console error message that stated: