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Lightning Safety & Protection, Our CMCE Customers

CMCE Customer Highlight: The Holiday Inn at Panama City Beach, Florida 

June 13, 2024
CMCE Customer Highlight: The Holiday Inn at Panama City Beach, Florida When it comes to ensuring the safety and comfort of guests, the Holiday Inn at Panama City Beach, Florida, takes every precaution. A critical aspect of this commitment involves protecting the property from lightning strikes, which can pose significant risks in coastal areas prone...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

CMCE Lightning Suppression: A Power-Free Lightning Protection Solution 

June 5, 2024
CMCE Lightning Suppression: A Power-Free Lightning Protection Solution In the lightning protection industry, the CMCE Lightning Suppressor stands out as a revolutionary device that operates without the need for external power. This cutting-edge technology seamlessly integrates with existing electrical and grounding systems, providing an effective and reliable method that grounds atmospheric electrical charges.  Innovative Design...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

Protecting Your Property: Understanding Lightning Risk in the Red Zone 

May 1, 2024
2023 U.S. Lightning Density Map by Vaisala XWeather Protecting Your Property: Understanding Lightning Risk in the Red Zone Lightning strikes might seem less dangerous compared to earthquakes or hurricanes. However, their frequency and potential for damage should not be underestimated. Lightning strikes can cause devastating fires, electrical damage, and even pose significant risks to human...
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Bolstering Battery Tank Safety: The Important Role of Effective Lightning Protection

April 24, 2024
Bolstering Battery Tank Safety: The Important Role of Effective Lightning Protection In industrial settings where battery tanks stand as vital components, ensuring safety measures are crucial. Among the numerous hazards, lightning strikes pose a significant threat, potentially leading to catastrophic outcomes such as explosions and extensive damage.  The Dangers of Lightning Strikes  The colossal energy discharged...
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Proper Grounding: Why It Matters for Lightning Protection Systems

April 17, 2024
Proper Grounding: Why It Matters for Lightning Protection Systems Safeguarding infrastructure against lightning strikes remains a top priority for most regions in the United States. Lightning strikes pose a significant risk to both human life and the integrity of buildings, equipment, and electrical systems. To mitigate these risks effectively, it’s essential to implement a lightning...
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CMCE Customer Highlight: Southwinds Condominiums in Vero Beach, Florida 

April 10, 2024
CMCE Customer Highlight: Southwinds Condominiums in Vero Beach, Florida  In the vibrant coastal city of Vero Beach, Florida, located right on the oceanfront, stands Southwinds Condominiums. One of Southwind’s buildings was burnt down due to a lightning strike and they spent millions of dollars to rebuild the structure. This experience opened their eyes to the importance...
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Emergency Preparedness, Lightning Safety & Protection

ARPA Funding for Future Natural Disasters Can Help Pay for CMCE Lightning Suppressor System 

March 20, 2024
ARPA Funding for Future Natural Disasters Can Help Pay for CMCE Lightning Suppressor System Lightning, with its capacity to wreak havoc on critical facilities, poses a considerable risk to the seamless operation and safety of wastewater treatment plants. However, there is a superior lightning protection system that can eliminate the threat of lightning strikes and lightning...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

Enhance Hotel and Resort Safety: Protect Guests and Remain Operational During Thunderstorms 

February 22, 2024
Enhance Hotel and Resort Safety: Protect Guests and Remain Operational During Thunderstorms  Ensuring the safety and comfort of hotel and resort guests and staff is extremely crucial. South Florida is known for its sun-kissed beaches and vibrant atmosphere; However, it comes with its share of weather challenges, especially thunderstorms. Lightning strikes pose a significant threat...
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Huge Cost Savings on Large Structures with the CMCE 

January 31, 2024
Huge Cost Savings on Large Structures with the CMCE Lightning Suppressor The destructive force of lightning is often underestimated, especially for industrial and commercial enterprises. However, these large structures must be protected against lightning strikes, especially if people are working or living within the structure.   Traditional lightning rod systems have been in place for...
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Don’t Wait Until Spring: Prepare for Lightning Now with the CMCE Lightning Suppressor

December 20, 2023
Don’t Wait Until Spring: Prepare for Lightning Now with the CMCE Lightning Suppressor Although we are in the midst of winter and are excited for warmer weather, spring brings dangerous thunderstorms that pose a significant threat, especially the threat of lightning strikes and the havoc they can wreak on all types of structures.   Because...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

Maximizing End-of-Year Funds: Invest in Safety with the CMCE Lightning Suppressor 

December 14, 2023
Maximizing End-of-Year Funds: Invest in Safety with the CMCE Lightning Suppressor As the end of the year approaches, many individuals and businesses find themselves with surplus funds that need to be allocated wisely. While there are numerous avenues to consider for investment, one often overlooked area is safeguarding against the destructive force of lightning strikes....
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Protect High-Rise Buildings from Thundersnow Lightning with CMCE 

December 7, 2023
Protect High-Rise Buildings from Thundersnow Lightning with CMCE  Nature’s displays of power often leave us in awe, but they can also pose serious threats, especially when it comes to lightning strikes. The mesmerizing phenomenon of thundersnow, a rare occurrence where thunder and lightning accompany a snowstorm, brings with it a unique set of challenges. Nowhere...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

Lower Construction Costs: Save 50¢ Per Sq. Foot on Lightning Protection with CMCE 

November 29, 2023
Lower Construction Costs: Save 50¢ Per Sq. Foot on Lightning Protection with CMCE  Construction projects are often marred by unexpected costs, and one of the most unpredictable and potentially costly elements is the risk of lightning strikes. Traditionally, lightning rods have been the go-to solution for protecting buildings from lightning strikes. However, there’s a groundbreaking...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

Unparalleled Protection: CMCE Lightning Suppressor Safeguards Outdoor Areas and Equipment 

November 15, 2023
Unparalleled Protection: CMCE Lightning Suppressor Safeguards Outdoor Areas and Equipment Lightning can strike at any moment without warning. Not only are people vulnerable, outdoor areas with vital equipment and machinery are unprotected. The CMCE Lightning Suppressor is the only lightning protection system to prevent lightning from striking outdoor areas. The CMCE Lightning Suppressor is a...
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Protect the Heart of Your City: The Importance of Lightning Protection for Critical City Infrastructure 

November 1, 2023
Protect the Heart of Your City: The Importance of Lightning Protection for Critical City Infrastructure  When we think of a city, we often imagine its towering skyscrapers, bustling streets, and iconic landmarks. Yet, behind the scenes, there’s a web of critical infrastructure that keeps the city’s heart beating. From power stations and communication hubs to...
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CMCE Lightning Suppressor: A Must-Have Lightning Protection System for Condos with Pools

October 25, 2023
CMCE Lightning Suppressor: A Must-Have Lightning Protection System for Condos with Pools  When it comes to condo living, amenities like a swimming pool are often seen as an attractive feature for potential residents. A pool area is a perfect place for relaxation and social gatherings, but it can also pose certain risks, particularly when it...
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Lightning Safety & Protection

The New CMCE Lightning Suppressor Model: Enhanced Hurricane Resistance 

October 18, 2023
The New CMCE Lightning Suppressor Model: Enhanced Hurricane Resistance  In the face of the growing threats posed by intensifying hurricanes, the quest for effective protection against lightning-induced damage becomes increasingly crucial. One device that has been reliable in safeguarding structures from lightning strikes is the CMCE Lightning Suppressor. While the original model, crafted from sturdy...
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