Bonded Lightning Protection has completed, or is underway on, six Costco facilities in Florida and Alabama. The projects point to a wider trend: Big box retailers’ adoption of comprehensive lightning protection systems as a life safety system and risk mitigation application. In an industry where even one hour of down time is significant, the bottom line is the bottom line.
Custom designed and installed systems protect the physical structure. Modern systems also work to protect a building’s “tech,” including operational and public-facing technology, data systems, and other essential life safety systems….