Daniel L. Furman manages field activities and project administration for The Vertex Companies, Inc. (VERTEX) building water systems practice. Mr. Furman oversees all projects commencing with the scoping and development, and the implementation of comprehensive, sustainable programs to prevent waterborne illnesses associated with building water systems such as those caused by Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM), Pseudomonas, Lead, and Legionella (Legionnaires’ disease).
Mr. Furman is practiced in developing and implementing Water Management Programs in accordance with requirements of Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), as well as with the rules and regulations of New York City (NYC) and New York State (NYS), and with applicable provisions of ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 188-2015, Legionellosis: Risk Management for Building Water Systems, including during construction. He has also performed similar work in California, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Washington, and internationally.
Mr. Furman is well-versed in the legal and practical requirements associated with the development of maintenance programs and plans including the registration of building water systems, inspection, operation and maintenance, recordkeeping and reporting related to cooling tower and potable water systems. Mr. Furman works closely with clients, sub-contractors and regulatory agencies to ensure prompt and accurate data collection and dissemination of the requisite information to enable the safe and lawful operation of building water systems. He has an excellent record in timely completion and maintenance of project coordination, monitoring, and document preparation, while successfully maintaining communication between clients, government agencies, and other parties involved.
Education & Certification
B.A., Legal Studies, Minor in Environmental Studies, University of Miami