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July 2013 -
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Titan LED Proudly made in the USA, Titan's 4 ft. LED linear tube delivers a dazzling 1,850 lumens from only 17 watts. The design features 290 SMD LEDs, extruded D-shaped aluminum, rotating end caps, and replaces a 40W fluorescent tube with 55 percent energy savings. UL listed tube accommodates voltage up to 277V and packs a 5-year warranty.
Emerson Network Power ASCO PowerQuest Power Monitoring and Control System gathers, processes, analyzes and acts on data from gensets, circuit breakers, transfer switches, bus bar, paralleling control switchgear, and other equipment comprising a Critical Power Management System (CPMS). It displays the information on, and sends alerts and notifications to, PCs, laptops and smart devices.
American Dryer EXTREMEAIR high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryer features adjustable sound and speed and can be connected to any voltage from 100 to 240 VAC and 50/60 Hz. While all of our hand dryers eliminate paper towel mess, the EXTREMEAIR goes one step further with antimicrobial infused air delivery system.
Dorlen Products Water Alert detection systems provide early warning of water leakage in unattended, inaccessible, or critical areas. The system is activated by liquid bridging the adjustable sensors, and can be used in computer rooms, mechanical rooms, and anywhere water leakage is a concern. It can be used as a single detector or a combined ceiling/floor monitoring system for facilities of any size.
CENTRIA The unique single-panel design of CENTRIA's MetalWrap Series insulated composite back-up panel makes it the best choice to provide thermal and moisture protection for building exteriors with metal, brick or terra cotta by eliminating the need for traditional multi-component back-up systems. For more information, visit CENTRIAperformance.com or call 1.800.759.7474.
Sika Sarnafil Sikacoat elastomeric roof coatings from Sika Sarnafil help to maintain and restore roofs while providing "cool roof" reflectivity. They can save you money on cooling costs and extend the life of your roof for less than the cost of replacement. Water-based acrylic technology is low in odor and VOCs. Sikacoat can be used with EPDM, TPO, PVC, asphalt and metal roofs.
Special-Lite Fabricated using the same materials and processes as their SL-17 FRP doors, Special-Lite Toilet Partitions are the ideal choice for restrooms that are expected to endure heavy use and willful abuse — such as in schools, stadiums, parks, rest areas, and retail facilities. They're also perfect for corrosive environments that quickly degrade metal partitions.
Air Cycle Pre-crushing with The Bulb Eater can cut recycling costs by 50 percent or more. In less than 1 second, the Bulb Eater crushes spent fluorescent lamps of any length into 100 percent recyclable material while capturing over 99.99 percent of the vapors released. Can hold up to 1,350 4-foot fluorescent lamps.
Dayton exclusively from Grainger Dayton's energy-saving, soft start motor controller combines traditional soft start and Class 10 motor protection with patented energy saving technology. Motor controller detects when the motor is not fully loaded and reduces the voltage and current fed to the motor, lowering the total power consumption by up to 40 percent.
Schneider Electric EcoBreeze is a pre-engineered and tested product designed to meet the expanding requirements for data center efficiency. EcoBreeze provides multiple modes of economization to maximize energy efficiency during the year. Additionally, it can utilize a supplemental mechanical cooling circuit to maintain the data center cooling set point even in the worst of ambient conditions.
GE Lighting Engineered to fit tomorrow's integrated ceiling systems, GE's new Lumination BL Series LED Luminaires help free architects and lighting professionals from the constraints of T-grid ceiling designs and were designed specifically for the Logix Ceiling System from USG.
Simplex Grinnell SimplexGrinnell, a Tyco business, has introduced a new family of intelligent notification appliances. Simplex TrueAlert ES (eServices) notification brings addressable technology to the systems that warn building occupants in the event of a fire or other emergency. Appliances are electronically supervised 24/7 and can test themselves. Visit www.notificationreinvented.com or www.simplexgrinnell.com.
DENSO/MovinCool DENSO's new warranty on its MovinCool portable spot air conditioners covers both parts and labor for three years. The warranty applies to MovinCool's Office Pro, Classic and Classic Plus models. Unlike supplemental third-party warranties, the MovinCool warranty, which is the strongest in the industry, is issued by the manufacturer itself.
Blue Book Building & Construction Network Powered by three of the nation's leading online education and training providers, BlueBookUniversity.com provides course content to meet your license requirements and develop your team. BlueBookUniversity.com offers an online bookstore with reference manuals, code books, DVDs and downloadable content to keep you up-to-date on industry best practices. Visit www.bluebookuniversity.com today!
Lutron Now, building owners can easily and cost-efficiently add wireless dimming and occupancy sensing capabilities to installed stairwell fluorescent fixtures. The new Stairwell Retrofit Kit Solution from lighting control pioneer Lutron Electronics saves energy, lowers costs, and meets stairwell safety code requirements. The Stairwell Retrofit Kit Solution is now available.
Bradley The new Advocate Lavatory System features a touchless soap dispenser, faucet, and hand dryer combined in one sleek unit. The Advocate's innovative design eliminates paper towel waste, reduces water use by 24 percent, and keeps water off the floor and counter tops. It is ADA-compliant for all commercial environments. For more information visit www.bradleycorp.com/advocate.
Polaris Polaris BRUTUS HDPTO's 24-horsepower diesel engine drives a PTO system to operate front-end attachments that sweep, mow, blow, lift, plow, and scoop. Hydrostatic transmission, On-Demand True All-Wheel Drive and treadle pedal are ideal for commercial applications. A fully enclosed cab with in-dash heat, defrost and air conditioning provides year-round user comfort.
Russelectric Russelectric's Medium-Voltage (5-15kV) Circuit Breaker-Type Transfer Switches and Bypass/Isolation Switches are UL tested, listed, and labeled under UL 1008A, making them suitable for use in legally required emergency power systems. These switches, which may be configured for open- or closed-transition transfer, meet or exceed stringent IEEE, NEMA, and ANSI standards.