July 2014 - Facilities Management
RAB Lighting RAB Lighting's 150 Watt LED floodlights (FXLED150) and area lights (ALED150) replace 400 Watt metal halide fixtures one-for-one. These high-output, high-efficiency LED fixtures reduce energy consumption by 66 percent, providing energy cost savings. Plus, with 100,000-hour LED lifespan, maintenance and re-lamping requirements are reduced dramatically.
ASCO Next-generation ASCO Series 300 Power Transfer Switch features the most sophisticated controller in a mid-range transfer switch, expanded features, and ASCO Technology, Support and Service. It's rated 30-3,000 amperes, is available to 600 VAC, single- or three-phase, in indoor wall- or floor-mounted, and service entrance enclosures.
Polaris Polaris BRUTUS HDPTO utility vehicle has a full, front-end PTO system powered by a 24-horsepower diesel engine. In-cab joystick controls operate a complete line of attachments including a snow blower, finishing mower, angle broom, snow blade, materials bucket, and pallet forks. Hydrostatic transmission, all-wheel drive, and a treadle pedal make BRUTUS ideal for commercial applications.
Legrand The Evolution Series ceiling box fits above a false or permanent ceiling to provide storage for electronic audio/video and IT equipment, and to support a projector. Six versions include three units with a projector mount and several options for electrical circuitry. Designed for anywhere large racks or furniture storage are not practical.
Schneider Electric InRow RC, part of the Schneider Electric InfraStruxure suite, enhances data center cooling. The high temperature model leverages warmer water temperatures and outdoor ambient air temperatures to increase chiller efficiency. Increases overall cooling predictability by reducing the distance between the heat source and heat removal and eliminating the mixture of hot and cold air streams.
Blue Book The Project Communication Group can help you find contractors and suppliers for your next building, maintenance, or renovation project. Whether you take the reins yourself, or we do it for you, powerful online — and free — tools are available to help you to identify, prequalify, and communicate your requirements to the right companies.
MechoSystemsShadeLoc is a specialized roller-shade system consisting of a set of side-channel assemblies that capture the zippered edges of the material portion of a roller shade, eliminating light gaps at the edges. It offers solar shading, room darkening, or both solutions in one installation. Single/double center channels allow multiple shades to be linked.
Bluebeam Revu provides facilities professionals with digital collaboration solutions that speed up project communication by 60 percent and reduce printing and distribution costs by 80 percent. Revu's PDF-based markup technology and integrated cloud-based collaboration solution, Bluebeam Studio, simplify construction and facilities document management from design review to electronic O&Ms of as-builts, maintenance manuals, RFIs, and submittals.
Bradley The Bradley Advocate AV-Series Lavatory System enables users to complete the entire hand-washing process — soap, rinse, and dry — without touching a fixture. The Advocate's touchless fixtures incorporate industry-leading sustainability features that conserve water, reduce energy use, and eliminate paper towel waste. The Advocate is ADA-compliant in all commercial buildings.
Firestone Building Products SkyScape pregrown modular system, part of the updated SkyScape Vegetative Roof System portfolio, manages stormwater through unitized moisture retention reservoirs. Built on a foundation of 100 percent recycled high-density polypropylene, the unit's honeycomb design allows for moisture and nutrients to be shared between modules, and encourages airflow beneath the modules.
Russelectric Available for open- or closed-transition transfer, Russelectric's full lines of 3-cycle and 30-cycle close and withstand rated transfer switches and bypass/isolation switches are UL tested/listed/labeled under UL 1008. Russelectric offers the industry's most complete line of UL-listed 30-cycle-rated switches. Russelectric 3-cycle switches carry the industry's highest close/withstand ratings.
EXCEL Dryer Introducing the XLERATOReco hand dryer. Its new 'No Heat' technology dries hands fast while using only 500 watts of energy, making it one of the most energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly hand dryers on the planet. Save time, money and the environment and get on the cutting edge of green technology with XLERATOReco.
Duro-Last Roofing Duro-Tuff and Duro-Fleece products are engineered to be used with the complete line of Duro-Last's custom prefabricated curbs, flashings, stacks, and parapets. Custom prefabricated accessories will save you time and trouble; and give you "Time off the Roof." Now available in 50, 60, & 80 mil.
MovinCool The CM25 provides 25,000 Btu/h of cooling, designed for protecting server rooms and other heat sensitive equipment. It offers a high sensible cooling capacity, a 14 SEER rating, variable-speed inverter compressor, and inverter fan motors. Additional environmentally-friendly features include R-410A refrigerant and RoHS compliance. Wall-mounted controller offers advanced communications, monitoring and self-diagnosis capabilities.
Allegion By basing the Schlage LT Series tubular lock off the L Series mortise lock, continuity of design is maintained while delivering the durable, high performance product that architects and building managers have come to expect from Schlage locks. Design details combine a feeling of durability with a touch of elegance.
Air Cycle Corporation The Bulb Eater 3 with Intelli Technology crushes spent fluorescent lamps of any length, CFLs, and u-tubes into 100 percent recyclable material while capturing over 99.99 percent of the vapors released. Fully permitted trucks are used for bulk pick-up transportation and Certificates of Recycling are provided once the lamps are recycled.
Select Products End repeated door repairs! Replace worn out butt and pivot hinges by retrofitting entrances with SELECT's SL57 full surface geared continuous hinge. More than 25,000,000 independent test cycles (equivalent to 60+ years), pair-matched hinge leaves, lifetime lubrication, anodizing after machining and never-ending continuous warranty prove our hinges' durability.
Centria CENTRIA's Formawall Graphix Series, now with directional reveals, is a single insulated metal panel that can be customized to look like up to 24 smaller ones. With the ability to combine horizontal, vertical and even diagonal reveals, the unique, complex patterns you can create are limited only by where you draw the line.
Sika Corporation — Roofing Sika's Thickness Guarantee goes beyond roofing industry standards and ensures that all Sarnafil-branded membranes meet or exceed labeled thickness. Industry standards allow membranes to be manufactured up to 10 percent below advertised thickness, meaning that a 60 mil membrane could actually be only 54 mils. Get what you pay for with the Sarnafil Membrane Thickness Guarantee.
SCA Tork's high-end towel collection offers solutions that deliver simple elegance. The towels are available in nine paper varieties and six dispensing options, including the new Tork Xpress Countertop dispenser, winner of the ISSA 2013 innovation award. Free product trials offered so business owners and building managers can feel the difference — and the luxury — themselves.