Category Archives: News

  1. Going Back to California! Laura Breit to Discuss the Importance of HVAC Selection at CannaFarm Con

    Our founder and managing principal, Laura Breit, PE, is getting ready for her trip down to San Diego to speak at the CannaFarm Con conference and exhibition. This presentation comes just after Laura’s colleague Michael Leavitt, PE moderated an extraction facility design panel at the NCIA Cannabis Business Summit in San Jose.  Laura’s presentation will…

  2. Getting Ready for the NCIA Cannabis Business Summit in San Jose

    Michael Leavitt, PE, one of our lead mechanical engineers at Root Engineers, is excited to be moderating a panel at the upcoming NCIA Cannabis Business Summit in San Jose, CA. Michael will lead a panel of cannabis extraction experts through a discussion surrounding extraction facility design. This panel presentation comes just a month after our…

  3. Root Engineers is Heading to Seattle for CBD Expo NORTHWEST

    Root Engineers founder and managing principal, Laura Breit, is headed to Seattle this week to present at the CBD Expo NORTHWEST 2019. Laura will be presenting on key regulatory considerations for hemp processing facilities, as well as sitting on a panel discussing GMP certification. Earlier this month, Root Engineers mechanical engineer, Rob James, spoke on…

  4. Root in the News: Root Engineers Featured in The Source Weekly

    The Source Weekly, a weekly newspaper based in Bend, Oregon, recently published an article discussing the increasing popularity of industrial hemp in the Central Oregon area. Root Engineers was included in the article as an example of a more traditional business that has expanded into the cannabis industry due to the growth of the national…

  5. Cannabis Design & Construction Considerations in Cannabis Business Executive: Part Three

    There’s a lot to consider when designing and constructing a cannabis cultivation or processing facility. In our latest article on the Cannabis Business Executive website, our team dives into some of the top considerations for growers and processors, taking the design and construction process step-by-step to help guide a successful project. The design and construction…

  6. Looking forward to MJBizConNEXT in New Orleans!

    Rob James, a professional mechanical engineer on the Root Engineers team, will be heading to New Orleans next month to speak on a panel at MJBizConNEXT. Root Engineers founder and managing principal, Laura Breit, recently completed another presentation at the Analytical Cannabis Expo in San Francisco. Rob’s panel, “Extraction to the Next Degree: New Technologies…

  7. Cannabis Design & Construction Considerations in Cannabis Business Executive: Part Two

    There’s a lot to consider when designing and constructing a cannabis cultivation or processing facility. In our latest article on the Cannabis Business Executive website, our team dives into some of the top considerations for growers and processors, taking the design and construction process step-by-step to help guide a successful project. The design and construction…

  8. New Article on Ganjly: HVAC Selection for Cannabis Cultivation and Processing Facilities

    In our most recently published article for Ganjly, Laura Breit, Founder of Root Engineers, shares some of the most frequently asked questions her team hears when it comes to HVAC for cannabis operations. Ganjly is a leading cannabis and hemp digital publication focused on providing news on the cannabis industry plus a valuable directory. They…

  9. Regulatory Considerations Featured in Analytical Cannabis eBook

    Analytical Cannabis recently published their latest eBook, Trends in Cannabis Extraction. Part of Technology Networks Group, Analytical Cannabis provides a single resource for the latest cannabis science news, research, resources, and original articles. The Root Engineers team was pleased to have our article, “Regulatory Considerations for Cannabis Extraction Operations”, featured in the recent eBook. “Regulatory…

  10. New article in Cannabis Science & Technology: Understanding VPD and Transpiration Rates

    In the latest issue of Cannabis Science & Technology, our team explored the concepts of transpiration and vapor pressure differentials (VPD), and how these affect the health and growth of cannabis plants. The piece was written through a collaborative effort, with our founder Laura Breit co-authoring alongside Michael Leavitt and Adam Boyd, who are both…