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SEALANTS & CHAPCO's CHAMPION[TM] is a one- www.chapco-
COATINGS part moisture-cure urethane adhesive.com
adhesive for the installation (800) 552-6225
[ILLUSTRATION of all wood flooring suitable
OMITTED] for glue-down application. The
product forms a superior,
resilient bond with exceptional
elongation and elasticity that
stays flexible as the installed
floor expands and contracts.
CHAPCO's CHAMPION by Chapco
Adhesive Inc./A Specialty
Construction Brands Inc. Co.
HVAC Filtrete Commercial HVAC Filters www.3M.com
can offer a marked return on (888) 364-3577
[ILLUSTRATION investment by reducing energy,
OMITTED] maintenance, and life-cycle
costs associated with traditional
ventilation systems. The filters'
integral seals help reduce air
bypass, which can decrease
particle deposits and cleaning
costs for HVAC coils, ducts,
and occupied spaces. The
potential savings are
Commercial HVAC Filters
by 3M. Circle 208.
CLEANING Advance's Adphibian[TM] walk- www.advance-us.
EQUIPMENT behind carpet extractor/ com
automatic scrubber enables (800) 569-0344
[ILLUSTRATION you to use only one machine
OMITTED] to pre-spray and extract
carpet, as well as to scrub
hard floors. Features such
as Advance's LIFT[TM] low-
moisture cleaning technology
and AXP[TM] onboard detergent-
dispensing system make the
Adphibian ideal for green
cleaning programs. Adphibian by
Advance by Nilfisk-Advance.
HVAC Nuheat Cable allows you to www.nuheat.com
instantly make on-site adjustments (800) 778-9276
[ILLUSTRATION to your floor heating coverage.
OMITTED] To accommodate areas not
traditionally warmed by Nuheat
floor warming mats, the cable
system combines installation
versatility with advanced new
technology. The cable system is
energy efficient and has a 25-
year warranty. Nuheat Cable by
Nuheat. Circle 210.
POWER The 1,000kW Rental Power unit www.cumminspower.
from Cummins Power Generation com
[ILLUSTRATION is designed to be easy to operate (763) 574-5000
OMITTED] and flexible. Certified to meet
EPA Tier 2 emissions standards,
the unit provides emergency
power for commercial buildings,
industrial plants, and public
works facilities. Features
include low emissions, increased
running time, selectable
voltages, and easy operator
access for maintainability.
1,000kW Rental Power unit by
Cummins Power Generation.
FIRE The Gentex Firebyrd[TM] Series www.gentex.com
DETECTION of photoelectric single- or (616) 772-1800
multiple-station smoke alarms
[ILLUSTRATION is ideal for use in commercial
OMITTED] and mixed-use applications.
Engineered to virtually eliminate
nuisance alarms and deliver
outstanding performance, the
Firebyrd Series includes a
push-button test to simulate
3.5-percent smoke condition and
is UL 217 Listed and compliant
with NFPA 72. Firebyrd Series
by Gentex Corp. Circle 212.
RECEPTACLES Silhouette[TM] designer recycling www.rcpwork
receptacles from Rubbermaid smarter.com
[ILLUSTRATION Commercial Products support your (800) 347-9800
OMITTED] recycling program while enhancing
your decor. The contemporary
design of perforated steel,
combined with classically styled
tops, provides an upscale look
that is perfect in any
environment. All models are
constructed of heavy-gauge steel
and can be specified round or
square. Silhouette by Rubbermaid
Commercial Products LLC. Circle
LIGHTING Commercial occupancy sensors from www.wattstopper.
CONTROLS Watt Stopper/Legrand incorporate com
sophisticated design details that (408) 988-5331
[ILLUSTRATION make them aesthetically pleasing,
OMITTED] easy to operate, and still
durable enough to withstand the
rigors of commercial use.
Sporting a low-profile design
that disappears into the ceiling
tile, the sensors are available
with passive infrared,
ultrasonic, or patented dual-
technology sensing for optimum
performance. Occupancy sensors
by Watt Stopper/Legrand.
PLUMBING & Sloan's High-Efficiency Urinals www.water
WASHROOMS (HEUs) utilize only 0.125 gallons efficiency.com
of water to flush. Combining the (847) 671-4300
[ILLUSTRATION vitreous china fixture with
OMITTED] either a manual or sensor-
operated flushometer, the
HEUs provide effective, low-
maintenance flushing in public
restrooms while reducing water
consumption by as much as 88
percent. Choose from either a
manual Royal[R] Flushometer or
from several battery-powered
and hardwired sensor-operated
models. High-Efficiency Urinals
from Sloan Valve Co. Circle 215.
PEST CONTROL Migrate Turf Spray is a nontoxic www.birdbgone.
repellent that makes grass areas com
[ILLUSTRATION unpalatable to geese and ducks. (800) 392-6915
OMITTED] Simple and easy to use. Migrate
is applied by spraying the
product directly onto grass areas
such as golf courses, parks,
fields, or anywhere geese or
ducks are causing a problem.
The repellent lasts 3 months
and will not wash off with
rain or water. Migrate Turf
Spray by Bird-B-Gone Inc.
CLEANING KaiFly is a cleaner dispenser and www.kaivac.com
EQUIPMENT pad used to swipe flat surfaces (800) 287-1136
before the cleaning solution is
[ILLUSTRATION swiped away by a squeegee. The
OMITTED] product is ideal for germ-ridden
areas like school restrooms,
cafeteria tables, restaurants,
and healthcare settings. Standard
rag cleaning, with the cleaning
solution left to air-dry, leaves
behind 85-times more bacteria
than the KaiFly method. KaiFly
by Kaivac Inc. Circle 217.
HVAC Commercial packaged rooftop www.mcquay.com
systems from McQuay are ideal (800) 432-1342
[ILLUSTRATION for 1- to 3-story buildings,
OMITTED] including offices, schools,
libraries, and strip malls.
They combine the lower
installation costs and interior
space savings of a roof-mounted
system with the operating and
maintenance efficiencies of
central heating and cooling
systems. Commercial packaged
rooftop systems by McQuay Intl.
Cleaning Green Works[TM] natural cleaning www.clorox
equipment products from Clorox are as professional.com
effective as conventional (888) 797-7225
[ILLUSTRATION cleaners, but made from plant-
OMITTED] based ingredients and certified
by the EPA's Design for the
Environment Program. In lab
testing, Green Works products
performed as well as or better
than leading conventional
cleaners, so professionals can
now implement green cleaning
with great results. Green Works
by The Clorox Co. Circle 219.
Maintenance The Eco-Saver[TM] Briquetting www.semshred.com
equipment System from Security Engineered (508) 366-1488
Machinery (SEM) reduces large
[ILLUSTRATION volumes of loose waste to small,
OMITTED] manageable briquettes. With a
high-pressure hydraulic ram, the
product compacts shredded paper,
cardboard, and other light
materials for recycling or easy
disposal. Eco-Saver Briquetting
System by SEM. Circle 220.
HVAC Unifin's flexible ForZair[TM] www.unifin.com
line of Transformer Oil Coolers (888) 451-0310
[ILLUSTRATION provides superior performance in
OMITTED] the most demanding applications.
The coolers are designed for new
transformers or for replacing
existing installations that are
out of life or overheating,
requiring additional heat removal
for higher capacities. ForZair
coolers are available in forced
oil-to-forced air, natural
convection oil-to-water, and
forced oil-to-water models. For
Zair Coolers by Unifin Intl.
LIGHTING The Tamburo and Canto families of www.besalighting.
ceiling pendants and spotlights com
[ILLUSTRATION from Besa Lighting are (800) 446-2372
OMITTED] handcrafted in clear glass with
the dimensional texture of
weathered sandstone. The
luminaire hardware is offered
with either satin nickel or
bronze finish, and each fixture
is designed to add to your
building's wow factor. Tamburo
and Canto by Besa Lighting.
POWER The Integrated Power Center www.us.schneider-
DISTRIBUTION 2 solution from Square D[R] electric.com
Integrated Power and Control (888) 778-2733
[ILLUSTRATION Solutions includes automatic
OMITTED] transfer switch sections up
to 400A and an increase in
transformer sizes, providing
solutions that are ideally
suited for many commercial,
retail, and industrial
applications. The integrated
equipment solutions provide
space for larger transformers,
resulting in cost and floorspace
savings. Square D Integrated
Power Center 2 by Schneider
Electric. Circle 223.
MAINTENANCE The versatile RIDGID RP 330 www.ridgid.com
EQUIPMENT pressing tool is the fastest (800) 769-7743
pressing tool available,
[ILLUSTRATION offered in a corded or battery
OMITTED] version. The user-friendly tool
makes quick connections, and
the 270-degree jaw rotation
and flattened top permit better
accessibility in confined areas.
A new gear ratio allows both
models of the RIDGID RP 330 to
perform in cold temperatures.
RIDGID RP 330 by RIDGID.
FURNITURE Details' certified Cradle-to- www.details-
ACCESSORIES Cradle keyboard assembly is worktools.com
made from materials that were (800) 833-0411
[ILLUSTRATION scrutinized for their impact on
OMITTED] the environment. The keyboard
mechanism is made from 98-
percent recycled steel content,
the keyboard platform uses 100-
percent recycled kraft paper
content, and the palm rest is
made from a proprietary
Cradle-to-Cradle Keyboard from
Details/A Steelcase Co. Circle
HVAC The Kodiak Series 7.5-ton spot www.atlassales.
cooler extends the reach and com
[ILLUSTRATION range of applications for (800) 972-6600
OMITTED] portable equipment. Compact
enough to fit through a 32-
inch door, it cools large
areas with fewer units,
allowing easier transport
and operation while using
fewer electrical lines.
Kodiak 7.5-ton spot cooler
by Atlas Sales & Rentals
Inc. Circle 226.
WIRING The LEVER-NUTS[TM] 222 Series of www.wago.com
METHODS compact connectors is ideally (800) 346-7245
suited for increasingly compact,
[ILLUSTRATION complex applications where space
OMITTED] is at a premium and just a two-
wire termination point is needed.
The product protects users
against electrical shocks and
employs an integral test point
for testing/trouble-shooting a
circuit. LEVER-NUTS 222 Series
by WAGO Corp. Circle 227.
WINDOWS The Renaissance[TM] Option www.moduline
from Moduline Window Systems windows.com
[ILLUSTRATION resurrects a neoclassical (800) 972-9110
OMITTED] architectural style, offering
the retro look of wood and steel
windows of the past. Advanced
glazing technology has
eliminated the use of putty
glaze, but the Renaissance
glazing system replicates
the look and restores the
popular sloped exterior
Option by Moduline Window
Systems. Circle 228.
THERMAL The ICI Toughcam is a portable www.infrared
IMAGING thermal imager that offers out- camerasinc.com
EQUIPMENT standing image quality and (866) 861-0788
[ILLUSTRATION measurement performance. An
OMITTED] affordable, rugged, and easy-
to-use infrared camera, the
ICI Toughcam is equipped with
four movable measurement points
and three area boxes with
tracking cursors. This product
is ideal for many applications,
and the software provides quick
access to tools for analyzing
the images. ICI Toughcam by
Infrared Cameras Inc. Circle 229.
SECURITY NOTIFIER's ONYX[R] Digital Voice www.honeywell.com
Command digital audio evacuation, (973) 455-2000
[ILLUSTRATION paging, and firefighter's
OMITTED] telephone system uses eight
channels of quality audio to
deliver live, high-quality
emergency paging while
multiple distinct messages
throughout an entire facility
or to selected areas. This
product provides critical
information or instruction
during an emergency, ensuring
that your building's occupants
have the right information.
ONYX Digital Voice Command by
Notifier/Div. Honeywell Intl.
HVAC CONTROLS The new vertical SimpleComfort[R] www.icmcontrols.
thermostats from ICM Controls com
[ILLUSTRATION Corp. are designed to simplify (800) 365-5525
OMITTED] installations. The "V-Line"
family includes four non-
programmable models that are
easy to install and configure,
featuring accurate temperature
control enhanced by ICM's
patented Thermal Intrusion
Barrier. All models are manual
vertical thermostats by ICM
Controls Corp. Circle 231.
WASHROOMS The TC AutoFoam[TM] Soap System www.technical
from Technical Concepts is a concepts.com
[ILLUSTRATION wall-mounted, touch-free, hand- (847) 837-4100
OMITTED] wash system that automatically
dispenses foam soap. Ideal for
facility providers who require
soap systems that have high
capacity, provide controlled
usage, and encourage healthy
hand washing, the TC AutoFoam
Soap System delivers the right
amount of soap every time--there
is no waste from overuse. TC
AutoFoam Soap System by Technical
Concepts. Circle 232.
SECURITY The Virtual Site Manager[TM] is www.panasonic.
SOFTWARE a multi-faceted business tool com/pos
for any organization with retail (877) 726-2767
[ILLUSTRATION sales operations. Every aspect
OMITTED] of a retail environment can
benefit from the software, which
pairs Point of Sale (POS)
workstation data with recorded
video to provide a comprehensive
record of transactions and
cashiers' interactions with
customers. The tool can also
track and monitor employee
attendance, behavior, appearance,
and more. Virtual Site Manager
by Panasonic System Solutions
Co. Circle 233.
TOOLS & Reelease[TM] is a custom- www.cambridge
EQUIPMENT designed, motorized, retractable architectural.com
attachment method for metal (866) 806-2385
[ILLUSTRATION fabric applications. Providing
OMITTED] the ability to raise or lower
metal fabric with the simple
touch of a button, Reelease
has a concealed, overhead-
mounted, motorized reel that
releases the metal fabric
downward and retracts it
upward for concealed storage,
creating a movable definition
of interior space. Reelease
by Cambridge Architectural.
Sealants & DECK-O-SHIELD is a ready-to-use www.deckoseal.com
coatings sealer/water repellent for (800) 542-POOL
natural stone, concrete, and
[ILLUSTRATION masonry surfaces. Designed for
OMITTED] use on waterfalls in or around
swimming pools, the product will
limit the penetration of water
into structurally sound, crack-
free surfaces, and can also be
used as a sealer/water repellent
for stone decks, walkways, or
patio areas. DECKO-SHIELD
by DECK-O-SEAL/Div. WR
Meadows Inc. Circle 235.
Furniture Dar/Ran's Conference furniture www.darran.com
offers meeting room solutions 800) 334-7891
[ILLUSTRATION with visual presence, technology
OMITTED] integration, and BacGuard anti-
microbial surfaces. Richly
finished veneer options, a
wide selection of bases, and
edge details allow corporations
to convey their own culture and
to coordinate units throughout
the workplace. Conference by
Dar/Ran. Circle 236.
Tools & Hyster's Yardmaster II reach www.hyster
equipment stackers are designed to fit americas.com
the most demanding material (800) HYSTER-1
[ILLUSTRATION handling jobs, able to work with
OMITTED] load capacities of up to 101,000
pounds. Offering the tightest
turning radius in the container-
handling industry, the Yardmaster
II allows maximum production with
the least amount of effort.
Yardmaster II by Hyster Co.
SECURITY The new version of the ProSight- www.onssi.com
MONITORING SMB 6.0 IP video surveillance (845) 369-6400
platform for small and medium
[ILLUSTRATION businesses allows you to easily
OMITTED] access, identify, retrieve, and
export events and exceptions.
The new version is bundled with
OnSSI's NetGuard-EVS video
client, which enables remote
investigation assisted by
digital PTZ into recorded
images and access to motion-
detection events, and export
of evidence. ProSight-SMB
6.0 by OnSSI. Circle 238.
SEATING Featuring a slim profile and www.globaltotal
clean, crisp European detailing, office.com
[ILLUSTRATION Aspen is an affordable solution (800) 220-1900
OMITTED] for anywhere in the modern
office. Utilizing many years
of ergonomic research and
testing, Aspen has a universal
level of comfort that works for
all body sizes and types. The
series comes in three varying
back heights. Aspen by GLOBAL-
The Total Office. Circle 239.
SEALANTS & Hycrete Admixture integrally www.hycrete.com
COATINGS waterproofs concrete by shutting (201) 386-8110
down capillary action, enabling
[ILLUSTRATION concrete to repel water and
OMITTED] chlorides. Hycrete technology
provides hydrophobic concrete,
replacing external membranes,
or may be used in conjunction
with membranes for added
applications include commercial
parking garages, green roofs,
etc. Hycrete Admixture by
Hycrete Inc. Circle 240.
MAINTENANCE Karcher's cold-water pressure www.karcher
EQUIPMENT washers use a hand-truck design commercial.com
for easy maneuvering. The four (888) 805-4852
[ILLUSTRATION models deliver cleaning power
OMITTED] of up to 3,600 PSI of pressure
with a flow rate of up to 4 GPM.
Featuring a rugged steel frame,
the hand-truck pressure washers
all come with Karcher's patented,
professional-grade axial pump
integrated with a Honda engine.
Hand-truck pressure washers from
Karcher. Circle 241.
Lighting GRUV is a recessed linear slot www.amerlux.com
lighting system that provides (973) 882-5010
[ILLUSTRATION specifiers and designers with
OMITTED] a smaller-scale, more
architecturally pleasing palette
of lighting solutions for the
most discriminating environments.
GRUV's 3-inch aperture, with 1.5-
inch-deep extruded aluminum splay
and mitered corners, provides
lighting that is effective and
visually appealing. GR0V by
Amerlux Lighting Solutions.
Design The USG Design Studio is a new, www.usgdesign
software fully accessible, interactive studio.com
specification toolkit. Available (800) USG-4YOU
[ILLUSTRATION online, the design studio
OMITTED] provides you with advanced
capabilities and rich information
resources needed to quickly and
accurately design, compare,
change, select, and specify the
right products and systems for
interiors. USG Design Studio by
USG. Circle 243.
Plumbing & VAX valves by Assured Automation www.assured
washrooms are for applications that require automation.com
fast actuation, strict (800) 899-0553
[ILLUSTRATION durability, and reliability.
OMITTED] These compact valves combine a
process valve and actuator in a
single, integrated unit with only
one moving part. The VAX valve
has a coaxial design that offers
high flow rates with minimal
pressure loss, extending the
valve's life-cycle. VAX Valves by
Assured Automation. Circle 244.