Environmental Simulation Chambers provide material testing.
Tuttlingen D-78532 Germany
May 09, 2013
Designed for cyclical temperature testing, Model MK masters heat and cold tests from -40 to +180°C, while Model MKF adds humidification system ranging from 10–98% RH and automatic water management. For low temperatures from -70°C, Model MKT is available. Model MKFT, equipped with electronically controlled humidification/dehumidification system, features temperature range of -70 to +180°C and humidity from 10–98% RH. Available in 53, 115, 240, and 720 L sizes, all have heated viewing window.
Environmental Simulation Chamber is offered with water cooling.
Tuttlingen D-78532 Germany
May 09, 2013
Equipped with optional water cooling, MKF chambers consume 2,200 W, and those with -40 to +180°C range come in 115, 240, and 720 L sizes. At max inlet temperature of 10°C, freshwater routed to cooling system reducing waste heat to produce positive effect on heat compensation, switching rates, and ambient conditions in working environment. Units are also equipped with wastewater and freshwater connection to supply freshwater to humidity system.
Filter-Based IR Analyzers meet fuel blending environment needs.
Wilks Enterprise, Inc.
East Norwalk, CT 06855
May 08, 2013
InfraCal Biodiesel Blend Analyzer reads out directly in percent biodiesel and can measure blend ratio on-site in 30 sec. This specific-analysis fixed-filter IR analyzer has 0%–100% measurement range and ±0.20% accuracy. Containing linear variable filter and detector array covering 5.4–10.8 μm wavelength range, InfraSpec VFA-IR Spectrometer can measure biodiesel in diesel, ethanol in gasoline, or water in ethanol. This portable spectral range analyzer has usability-optimized PC interface.
Polyurethane Sealant adds glossy, protective finish to metal.
Eden Prairie, MN 55344 2138
May 06, 2013
CLEARLOK® is water-based polyurethane sealant that adds protective topcoat on most metal surfaces, including iron, steel, and aluminum. Non-polluting with no harmful VOC content, polymer sealant produces coating 0.0001–.00003 in. thick. It is rated for corrosion resistance of 12–24 hr of neutral salt spray or over 100 hr of humidity exposure. Available in 5 or 55 gal drums, product can be diluted with water for application using immersion tank process or with brush.
Remote Management Service targets HVAC industry.
Manheim, PA 17545
Apr 22, 2013
Upon tERA subscription, connection box is installed which allows remote access to machine. Data is transmitted through customer's Internet network or via GPRS with independent channel. Data can be read remotely via PC, smartphone, or tablet. tDisplay offers customized machine interface, while tService enables users to optimize plant management via preventive analysis of remote systems operations. With tTrace, expert can analyze and compare machine performance by comparing several similar plants.
Metallic Bipolar Plates optimize fuel-cell powered engines.
Dana Holding Corporation
Maumee, OH 43537
Apr 16, 2013
As major component of fuel-cell stack, ultra-thin Metallic Bipolar Plates are responsible for distributing fuel, air, and coolant liquid to each catalyst-coated membrane cells. Production process combines precision high-speed stamping, laser welding, and in-line conductive coating technologies. Patented integrated sealing technology optimizes power density and durability.
Infrastructure Management Software offers view of network assets.
Huntsville, AL 35824
Apr 15, 2013
Available as add-on to G/Technology infrastructure management product family, Fiber Optic Works 1.2 streamlines management of fiber optic infrastructure for utilities, communications providers, municipalities, and state agencies. Program meets need for enterprise data environment that supports fiber network creation, modification, and reporting workflows across organization. Version 1.2 supports Inside Plant integration with operation support system.
LED-Optimized Acrylic Sheet promote sustainable efficiency.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Apr 10, 2013
Formulated of acrylic glass for optimal uniformity and light distribution, Altuglas® acrylic sheet helps reduce energy consumption and number of LEDs installed in applications ranging from signage to architecture as well as interior and exterior design. Material, which is resistant to UV and atmospheric agents, may me thermoformed and lends itself to forms of complex designs. Altuglas® LED system offers 10 colors, while Altuglas® Night & Day offers 4 colors and 2-in-1 day and night effect.
Monitoring Software enhances heat exchanger performance.
Emerson Process Management
Austin, TX 78754
Apr 02, 2013
As pre-engineered, integrated solution, Heat Exchanger Monitoring Solution embeds process and exchanger best practices into software using wired and wireless instrument applications for automated, 24/7 monitoring. Maintenance personnel can schedule optimal time to clean to sustain optimal heat transfer, helping facilities reduce energy and capacity loss due to fouling by up to 10%. Also, additional emissions from heater operation are avoided due to improved heat recovery in process.
Global Positioning System targets professional truck drivers.
Rand McNally & Company
Skokie, IL 60076
Mar 29, 2013
With Wi-Fi® connectivity, 5 in. IntelliRoute® TND™ 520 supports real-time data services. Traffic Everywhere, powered by INRIX®, helps professional drivers avoid costly delays with real-time and predictive analytics and will show what to expect before key junctions. GPS also displays current and forecasted weather information along route, as well as up-to-date fuel prices in real-time. Road network with truck navigation incorporates legal and physical restrictions including axle-count support.
Media Processing Software provides logic-driven automation.
Digital Rapids Corporation
Markham L3R 6H3 Canada
Feb 21, 2013
Powered by Kayak dynamic workflow platform, Transcoder Manager v2.0 goes beyond transcoding and workflow orchestration, blending media file transformation and workflow processes while offering agility for applications from post production and archive to multi-screen distribution. Program provides adaptive, logic-driven workflow automation with metadata support, and intuitive visual workflow design tools. Dynamic allocation ensures workflows are available at right scale to match job requirements.
Upgrade Service creates Green SMT placement machine.
Tampa, FL 33610
Feb 19, 2013
To build iico system, Europlacer starts with pre-owned EP600 or Progress6 placement system, exchanges critical mechanical parts, and installs encoders on X and Y axis. Nozzles are changed for Smart nozzles, and complete head is changed and fit with 8-position turret head with optical sensors and digital cameras. Additionally, system gets new cover with flat screen/control panel, and PC is exchanged for one with latest machine software. iico can place components from 0.4 x 0.2 mm to 50 x 50 mm.
Molded In-Line Fuse protects PV systems from ground fault damage.
Amphenol Industrial Operations
Sidney, NY 13838
May 08, 2012
UL-approved and IP68-rated HelioFuse helps protect photovoltaic (PV) systems from ground fault current damage without requiring combiner box that houses solar panel's fuse links. Fully intermateable with industry standard PV connectors, fuse comes in connector version that plugs into industry standard solar connector and wire overmold version for custom harnesses. Supplied in weather-tight housing, product operates at 1,000 Vdc max with 20 A rating and 10,000 A current withstand rating.
Plant Evaluation Service measures carbon footprint of process.
Harper International Corp.
Lancaster, NY 14086
Mar 26, 2012
With Beacon(TM), carbon fiber manufacturers can evaluate carbon footprint of their manufacturing process and identify opportunities for improvement. Model analyzes various plant configurations and capacities, precursors, integration scenarios, and energy recovery options and ranks environmental impact of process line. This establishes baseline and facility-specific metric that can be used to develop improvement plans to drive greater energy recovery and lower operating costs.
Online Tool facilitates diversion and recycling tracking.
Waste Management Inc.
Houston, TX 77002
Nov 29, 2011
Diversion and Recycling Tracking tool (DART) helps project planners, contractors, architects, and building owners measure green performance during construction, renovation, and demolition projects. Available across US and Canada, service operates online and is accessible 24/7 to monitor C/D recycling, tabulate total diversion rates, and provide documentation to support LEED® certification. Personalized green facts illustrate environmental performance, and results cover every project level.
Acrylic Sheets are made from recycled content.
Jersey City, NJ 07305 1122
Sep 22, 2011
Made from 30%-50% recycled plastic materials, Ecoglas® environmental acrylic sheets resemble beach glass, stained glass, jungle or desert camouflage, and hard candy. Fusion between acrylic casting with inclusion of colorful post-industrial scrap plastic materials affords variety of colors and textures. Thermo-formable and translucent, sheets are made from blended, dissimilar, recycled polymers and suit such applications as POP displays, store fixtures, furniture, lighting, and signs.
EPA Proposal waives requirements for capturing gasoline vapors.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Washington, DC 20460
Jul 13, 2011
EPA's proposal under the Clean Air Act would waive requirements for systems used at gas station pumps to capture gasoline vapors while refueling cars. Proposal is part of Obama Administration's initiative to review outdated and redundant rules and ensure regulations are beneficial without being unnecessarily burdensome. Beginning in 2013, states that meet criteria can do away with vapor recovery systems since 70% of all vehicles will be equipped with on-board systems that capture these vapors.
Smart Parking Sensor detects arrival and departure of vehicles.
Libelium Comunicaciones Distribuidas S.L.
Jun 06, 2011
Waspmote-based Smart Parking platform provides information to city motorists searching for available parking spaces. Buried under parking spaces, robust sensors feature PVC casing and are rated IK10 for mechanical impact protection, IP67 for ingress protection, and operate for 5 yr before requiring battery replacement. Devices use radios at 2.4 GHz or 868/900 MHz for communications and can be programmed and upgraded over radio network without having to dig up parking spaces.
Certification Program covers energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Palatine, IL 60067-7399
Apr 25, 2011
EcoXpert(TM) Program helps electrical contractors grow their businesses via training in installing and implementing energy efficient and renewable energy products. It offers Energy Efficiency certification path with 5 different certifications, as well as Renewable Energy certification path that enables contractors to become certified EV charging station installers. Program also covers strategies to optimize sales effectiveness, and provides tools to facilitate site assessment and ROI estimates.
Etching Service produces designs on stainless steel sheets.
Sunrise, FL 33325
Feb 08, 2011
Available for stainless steel sheets up to 48 x 96 in., Etching Service is suitable for elevator door skins, elevator cabs, office building common areas, and decorative wall panels. Sheets can be supplied as flat sheets or formed to customer's specific requirements. Internal cutouts and complex contours are available with computerized laser cutting systems. No toxic chemical are used during etching process.
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