Products and Services

07/01/2010 |

Find solutions, services, and products to maximize your buildings’ performance


Barriers
 SZ Acoustical Curtain Walls by Zoneworks

Cat 5, a fluid-applied building wrap designed to withstand Category 5 hurricanes, has joined PROSOCO's R-GUARD family of air- and water-resistive barrier products. It protects lightweight structural walls and CMU back-up walls from destructive air and water penetration – before and after exterior cladding goes up. By stopping costly air leakage, Cat 5 increases energy efficiency in buildings.
Cat 5 barrier by PROSOCO.

www.prosoco.com • (785) 830-7343

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Building Controls
SoyGreen MultiPack by Soy Technologies

The CT100 programmable thermostat delivers tamper-proof temperature regulation to rental properties. This inexpensive thermostat has a maximum heat limit of 72 degrees F. and minimum air conditioning of 75 degrees F., preventing excessive energy consumption by renters. The preset ENERGY STAR guidelines can result in a 32-percent reduction in utility cost and decrease stress on HVAC systems.
CT100 programmable thermostat by ControlTemp.


HYGEN System
            by Rubbermaid Commercial Products

The HS Series Card Key Switch turns electrical circuits on or off when a card key or HS-FOB Key Fob is inserted or removed from its slot. The switch ensures that lights are off in vacant rooms, features a backlit card slot to provide visibility and a 30-second egress time delay, and comes in several color and cover options.
HS Series Card Key Switch by WattStopper.

www.legrand.us • (877) 295-3472

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Ceilings
Aspect v1.03 by American Auto-Matrix

Genesis ceiling panels are made of PVC material that eliminates water damage, mold, peeling, staining, and sagging. Each 100-percent waterproof panel is compatible with standard ceiling grid systems and is Class-A fire rated. Available in 2 feet by 2 feet or 2 feet by 4 feet, and in smooth or textured finishes.
Genesis Maintenance-Free Ceiling Panels by Acoustic Ceiling Products.

www.GenesisCeilingTiles.com • (800) 434-3750

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Cleaning Equipment
SL-18S Smooth AMP Colonial Flush Door by Special-Lite Inc.

Advance's new VacRide is the industry's first machine to offer true vacuum performance on a rider platform. The VacRide features certified-HEPA filtration, 28-inch vacuum deck with a 34-inch cleaning path, a 1.2 ft³ bag, a detailing wand, and quiet mode option. The machine cuts cleaning time for large carpeted areas while reducing operator fatigue.
VacRide vacuum by Advance.

www.advance-us.com • (763) 745-3500

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Control Covers
CM-324 Series Sure-Wave hands-free switches by Camden Door Controls

This 4-inch polycarbonate cover provides excellent protection for indoor/outdoor devices, including keypads, switches, and dual-action pull stations. It protects against accidental and intentional damage, dust and grime, and severe environments. The unit doesn't interfere with operation and can be flush- or surface-mount, or supplied in a waterproof backbox.
The Universal Stopper by Safety Technology International.

www.sti-usa.com • (800) 888-4784

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Controls
Photoluminescent Exit Signs by American PERMALIGHT Inc.

The F2000TSM-CO2 Series Air Quality Transmitter and Controller has six easy-to-read LEDs indicating gas level. They sense CO2, CO, O3, VOC, humidity, and temperature. Linear analog (0/10V or 4-20 mA) and on/off control outputs are available. Setpoints are field adjustable with RS-485 communications and a touch-button control operation of the on/off output. The CO2 version features a self-calibrating 0-2,000 ppm range NDIR CO2 sensor.
F2000TSM-CO2 Series Air Quality Transmitter and Controller by Intellisenc and Tongdy Control Technology.

www.intellisenc.com • (864) 373-3345

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Doors
Multimax by FANIMATION

The Special-Lite SL-23 Sandstone-Textured FRP-Clad Fire-Rated Door is available in 30-, 45-, or 60-minute rated versions for interior or exterior use, as singles or pairs up to 4 feet by 8 feet per leaf. It features a "sandstone texture," fiberglass-reinforced polyester (FRP) face sheet with a more subtle surface finish and less glossy appearance than standard FRP surfaces.
SL-23 Sandstone-Textured FRP-Clad Fire-Rated Door by Special-Lite.

www.special-lite.com • (800) 821-6531

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Expansion Joints
Lumino Faucet by Sloan.

The EMSHIELD DFR, WFR, and SecuritySeal are a family of UL-certified, fire-rated expansion joints for exterior or interior expansion gaps in walls or floors. They offer a 2-hour or 3-hour fire rating in a watertight, single-installation product where multiple products and installations were previously needed. EMSEAL's new technology offers elevated STC and OITC sound suppression ratings, as well as ASTM-tested wind and thermal ratings.
Fire-Rated Structural Expansion Joint Sealants by EMSEAL.

www.emseal.com • (508) 836-0280

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Exteriors
NATURELIFE by LG Floors

Eco-Ficient Insulated Metal Panels offer lower peak gains and high R-values to reduce energy bills by up to 5 percent. They also decrease a building's cooling load. With a variety of colors, a stucco finish, and minimal maintenance, these easy-to-install panels are perfect for numerous projects.
Eco-Ficient Insulated Metal Panels by MBCI.

www.mbci.com • (877) 713-6224

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Fencing
Achella by Arcadia

Artisan Precast concrete walls and fences provide the appearance of stone, wood, and brick, and are used as perimeter walls, sound barriers, screening walls, and retaining wall solutions. Unlike wood, the concrete can't warp, sag, rot, or be destroyed by termites, and the integral color in the mix eliminates any need for repainting. They can be installed up to 20 feet high and are compatible with any terrain.
Concrete fences by Artisan Precast.

www.artisanprecast.com • (800) 511-2747

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Floor Mats
Terrazzo by Heritage Glass.

The ES Robbins' Design Series includes printed and laminated mats that offer a unique way to customize a workspace. The mats are ergonomically friendly while protecting carpet and flooring surfaces. The special printing process prevents scratches and damage to the mat image, and will stand up to everyday office use. The company's Signature Series logo mats also provide a creative way to market a brand or product.
Design Series office mats by ES Robbins Corporation.

www.esrchairmats.com • (800) 633-3325

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Flooring
9600, 9700, and 9800 Series narrow stile exit devices by DORMA Architectural Hardware

Scotchgard Ultra Durable Floor Finish System is a durable application for VCT, terrazzo, sheet vinyl, and marble floors. Its hydrophobic protective finish repels liquids and dirt, and lasts for 1 year before reapplication. The system reduces janitorial costs, water consumption, and chemical usage by requiring only simple dusting or damp mopping. The high-gloss finish is stain, scuff, and scratch resistant, making it ideal for high-traffic facilities.
Scotchgard Ultra Durable Floor Finish System by 3M.

www.3M.com • (866) 649-1973

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Glass
9600, 9700, and 9800 Series narrow stile exit devices by DORMA Architectural Hardware

ImagenGlass offers extremely high-quality images for Specialty Laminated Glass designs to produce vivid creations with extreme clarity and sharpness. The special printing technology eliminates visible dot patterns and fuzzy images. The product is suitable for specialty decorative glass, insulated units, flooring, and fire-rated glass with a maximum image size of 56 inches wide by 120 inches long.
ImagenGlass by Jockimo.

www.jockimo.com • (949) 251-1560

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HVAC
SoyGreen MultiPack by Soy Technologies

Vertical Stack Water Source Heat Pumps (VSWSHPs) are ideal for new construction or retrofit applications in commercial structures where high levels of energy efficiency and cooling/heating are required. VSWSHP units offer the smallest footprint in the industry, advanced controls, outstanding sound levels, and 13+ energy-efficiency rating. The chassis consists of a sealed refrigerant system, an evaporator section with PSC motor, and a coaxial heat exchanger condenser section, and either digital unit-mount or wall-mount controls.
Vertical Stack Water Source Heat Pumps by ICE AIR.

www.ICE-AIR.com • (914) 468-7668

HYGEN System
            by Rubbermaid Commercial Products

These hydronic boilers feature the lowest electric consumption in the industry and transfer more heat per square inch than traditional burners. The combustion process requires no electricity. Only purge cycles, fuel valves, controls, and other safety features use electricity. The hydronic boiler (2.0 MM BTU/hr input) consumes just 0.75 amps of electricity during run mode and costs less than $0.15 to operate for 10 hours (based on $0.17/kWh electric rate).
Pulse combustion condensing hydronic boilers by Fulton.

www.fulton.com • (315) 298-5121

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HVAC Monitoring
ONYXWorks workstation by NOTIFIER

The HOBO ZW Series is a family of wireless data nodes for centralized monitoring of energy use and environmental conditions in buildings. The nodes can measure temperature, relatively humidity, kilowatt hours, CO2, AC voltage, amps, gauge pressure, and a variety of other parameters. The units reduce the cost and complexity of data collection by measuring, recording, and transmitting real-time energy use and environmental data – from dozens of points – to a central PC.
HOBO ZW Series by Onset.

www.onsetcomp.com • (800) 564-4377
Irrigation
ONYXWorks workstation by NOTIFIER

WaterDex is a remote control that adjusts sprinkler runtimes without reprogramming the irrigation controller. Ideal for seasonal adjustments, WaterDex includes a mini transmitter with a 200-foot line-of-sight range and micro receiver. Property managers can immediately change sprinkler runtimes for any zone throughout their system. The controller remains set at a maximum summer schedule and is fine-tuned by percentage (in 10-degree increments) as the seasons change, based on zip code location and the regional Watering Index.
WaterDex by Underhill International.

www.underhill.us • (866) 863-3744

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Life Safety
ONYXWorks workstation by NOTIFIER

PERMALIGHT manufactures non-electrical, non-radioactive Luminous Egress Path Markings, allowing building owners and property managers to choose markings that perfectly suit their building and budget needs. The comprehensive PERMALIGHT Staircase Marking system includes photoluminescent metal stair nosing, anti-slip floor products, perimeter wall tape and extrusions, handrail and obstacle markings, directional signs and floor identification signage, escape route maps, and exit door markings.
Staircase Marking System by PERMALIGHT.

www.americanpermalight.com • (888) 737-6254
Lighting
ONYXWorks workstation by NOTIFIER

PALOMA is a new family of track lighting for a broad range of museum, retail, hospitality, and commercial spaces. PALOMA's deep front-cover design offers strong glare control, accommodates up to three lenses and one accessory, and comes with a 365-degree horizontal rotation and a 180-degree vertical tilt. The reflectors are available with different beam angles: spot, narrow flood, and flood.
Counter facades by Walls + Forms.

www.wallsforms.info/tool • (972) 745-0800
Partitions
ONYXWorks workstation by NOTIFIER

The EZ-Matrix Wire Partition System features 8-gauge, 2-inch-square welded wire mesh modular construction and high strength tubular steel stiffening posts. Designed to be easily reconfigured locally to accommodate floor or wall irregularities, conveyors or lifts, piping, etc., the panels are reinforced with in-line folded flutes for added rigidity and installed into slots in the tubular posts without tools.
EZ-Matrix Wire Partition System by Wireway Husky Corp.

www.wirewayhusky.com/EZM • (800) 438-5629
Plumbing/Washrooms
Link by Allstee

The Moso Bamboo Vessel is an eco-friendly bathroom sink that's functional and sleek. The minimalist design is 4 x 19 x 14 inches and is green from start to finish, with sustainable wood and no harsh toxins. The durable, minimal maintenance bamboo gives warmth to a room.
Moso Bamboo Vessel by Stone Forest.

www.stoneforest.com • (888) 682-2987

Geometric Wall Sconce by Hubbell Outdoor Lighting

Combining advanced electronics and the highest possible water savings for urinals, the Pint Flush Valve reduces the industry standard of 1.0 gpm by 88 percent. Unlike waterless urinals, the flush eliminates odors to promote a clean environment. Virtually maintenance-free and designed for heavy use, it comes with a 5-year guarantee.
Pint Flush Valve for urinals by Moen.

www.moen.com • (440) 962-2330

Model B140SH by Orbit/Evergreen

Sloan Valve offers two retrofit kits for existing manual flushometers. The Sloan SOLIS is a dual- or single-flush option equipped with a solar panel that harnesses energy from natural and artificial light sources. The dual-flush ECOS runs on batteries and uses 1.1 gpf for liquids and 1.6 gpf for solids.
Flushometer retrofit kits by Sloan Valve.

www.sloanvalve.com • (800) 982-5839

Model B140SH by Orbit/Evergreen

This high-efficiency, dual-flush toilet integrates a sink to provide the lowest water consumption on the market: 1.28/0.8 gpf. Fresh water is delivered into the faucet for washing, and runoff drains to the basin for the next flush. The unit features easy installation, a large trapway, and a space-saving design.
Profile Smart 305 Round Front Plus by Caroma.

www.caromausa.com • (800) 605-4218

Model B140SH by Orbit/Evergreen

Geberit Commander software enables tool-free adjustments of Chicago brand HyTronic and E-Tronic electric faucets. Using Palm Pilot devices, you can customize operating modes, such as temperature, sensor range, and length of flow, among other functions. The software allows for change to accommodate individual or department requirements.
Electronic Faucet Control Software by The Chicago Faucet Company.

www.chicagofaucets.com • (800) 323-5060

Amalgam CFL Triple 4-Pin family by BULBRITE

Featuring user-controlled, automatic on/off activation by placing hands under the spout, the Proximity Faucet is a practical choice. Watermark's innovative faucets infuse cutting-edge, capacitive-sensing technology, enabling touchless activation with the detection of an electric charge at or near the sensor when a user is present. The faucets are available in two set-up options: a single-lever mixer or widespread with handles for temperature control.
Proximity Faucets by Watermark.

www.watermark-designs.com • (718) 257-2800

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Roofing
A+CLASS by Alera Lighting

EverSeal is ideal for sealing roof seams, tears, and punctures, as well as for flashing skylights, curbs, edge metal, and repairing gutters. Based on Advanced Synthetic Adhesive Polymer (ASAP), EverSeal can be used on EPDM, TPO, PVC, Hypalon, modified bitumen, smooth BUR, architectural metal, and many other construction materials. It's also resistant to chemicals and UV radiation, can be used year-round, and comes in 6-inch by 50- foot rolls in black and white.
EverSeal by OMG Roofing.

www.olyfast.com • (800) 633-3800

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Seating
Vocia by Biamp Systems

The Nucleus chair provides exceptional comfort in an aesthetic, slender profile. The chair is backed with a mesh fabric that stretches four ways and supports the lumbar in reclined and upright positions. The suspension material conforms to virtually all body types and is warranted to support users weighing up to 300 pounds. Available in multiple colors, with casters or glides, and in work and guest models.
Nucleus Work Chair from The HON Company.

www.hon.com • (800) 553-8230

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Security
Enhanced-performance roof hatch by The Bilco Company

The Magnetic Base Floor Mount adds fixed-post strength and rigidity to retractable-belt portable posts that must be easily deployed, replaced, or rearranged. Designed for use with the Lavi Beltrac 3000, Contempo Designer, and Infinity Series stanchions, it's available in stainless steel floorplate or adhesive mounting options.
Magnetic Base Floor Mount by Lavi Industries.

www.lavi.com • (888) 285-8605

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Skylights
Protection systems by Rooftop Anchor.

The Firestone SunWave Daylighting System is a premium daylighting product featuring an acrylic dome with over 4,000 tiny prisms per square foot. Offering the highest visible light transmittance (compared to sunlight domes), it can replace up to 70 percent of indoor electrical lighting. The technology catches up to 20-percent more light at low angles and transmits light to the work plane area without producing glare or hot spots.
SunWave Daylighting System by Firestone Building Products Company.

www.firestonebpco.com • (800) 428-4442

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Software
Enhanced-performance roof hatch by The Bilco Company

USE Manager 6.0.3 is an online monitoring system for building managers interested in saving fuel and money, and fostering better relationships with their tenants. A new upgrade now alerts owners and managers about residents' concerns before the Housing Preservation and Development department comes in. Other upgrades include enhanced connection status and daily performance reports for users upon request.
USE Manager 6.0.3 by U.S. Energy Group.

www.use-group.com • (718) 380-1004

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Surfacing
SmartCode Signature Series with SmartKey by Kwikset

Walls + Forms' 12-inch-deep modular millwork counter facades attach to the faces of existing counter systems, or are installed against open wall areas to reimage, rebrand, and extend merchandising areas. The facades are 12 inches deep by 46 inches tall and are offered in 4-foot, 5-foot, and 6-foot lengths, and a 12-foot corner unit style. Simply measure the space you need to cover and determine the best combination of counters and corners.
Counter facades by Walls + Forms.

www.wallsforms.info/tool • (972) 745-0800

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Wall Coverings
Formawall Dimension Series BIM objects by CENTRIA Architectural Systems

The Grasscloth Resource collection offers handcrafted wallpaper in soothing color palettes. Each design incorporates natural fibers and water-based inks from renewable resources, such as woven jute, seagrass, boodlecloth, extra-fine sisal, raffia, and paper weaves. The collection offers 77 patterns to enhance any space. Grasscloth Resource by Thibaut.

www.ThibautDesign.com • (800) 223-0704

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