Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
Weatherproof Floodlights are constructed of 316 stainless steel.
Press Release Summary:
February 4, 2014 - Intended for industrial and marine areas, Areamaster™ Stainless Steel Floodlights have corrosion-resistant design and are imperviousÂ to saltwaterÂ and harsh chemicals. Luminaires comply with NEMA 4X requirements and are UL Listed for Class I, Division 2 hazardous industrial locations. Offered in various ballast and voltage configurations, products feature thermal-shock and tempered impact resistant glass, built-in double segment reflector, silicone rubber gaskets, and hinged door.
Original Press Release
Appleton Sets New Standard for Corrosion-Resistant Floodlights
Press release date: January 27, 2014
ROSEMONT, IL -- Appleton, a brand of Emerson Industrial Automation, today introduced a new line of powerful, energy-efficient weatherproof floodlights designed for industrial and marine areas.
Ruggedly constructed of high-grade 316 stainless steel, new Areamaster™ Stainless Steel Floodlights feature the most advanced corrosion-resistant design on the market, making them impervious for saltwater or harsh chemicals. Not only do the luminaires comply with demanding NEMA 4X requirements, they also are UL Listed for Class I, Division 2 hazardous industrial locations, such as oil rigs, chemical plants and sewage treatment centers.
Compact and easy-to-install, Areamaster™ Stainless Steel Floodlights floodlights come in a variety of efficient high-power ballast and voltage configurations for both domestic and export uses. All models feature thermal-shock and tempered impact resistant glass, along with a built-in double segment reflector that provides superior photometric efficiency. Firmly-seated silicone rubber gaskets prevent ingress of damaging moisture, chemicals or saltwater. A hinged door means no lost or damaged parts during servicing, while the door's latches allow relamping without the use of tools. Luminaires can be mounted in any position ranging from lens down to horizontal lens up, so the lighting is aimed where it is needed most.
For more information, visit www.appletonelec.com.
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. Sales in fiscal 2013 were $24.7 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.