Canopies & Tents

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Shelters Direct Contracted to Provide Design/Build Construction Services For a DDT Fueling Station

January 27, 2015

The Delaware Department of Transportation needed a means to provide sheltered on-site fueling to DelDOT employees. Shelters Direct was contracted to provide design/build construction services for the fueling station. In conjunction with affiliate Tanks Direct, Shelters Direct provided a complete turnkey solution for the station. The site includes a 40 x 70 pre-engineered steel canopy, a 12,000...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Patio Lane Designs Custom Pergola Cover for the New Restoration Hardware's Rooftop in Atlanta

January 12, 2015

Local company from Clearwater, Florida lands contract to outfit the new Restoration Hardware CLEARWATER, FL – Awning Works and its sister company, Patio Lane, located in Clearwater, Florida, recently worked with Restoration Hardware of Atlanta to produce a custom retractable pergola cover for their brand-new "real estate transformation" at The Gallery at the Estate in Buckhead. This...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

See GameChange New Carport and Pour-in-Place(TM) PV Racking Systems at Intersolar Booth 9021

July 10, 2014

NEW YORK— GameChange Racking is unveiling new Carport and Pour-in-Place Systems at Intersolar North America from July 8th to 10(th). Carport System: Starts at $0.299/watt 2MW, 335 watt panels, 50 snow, 110 wind, 5 degree tilt Pour-in-Place™ Ballasted Ground System: Starts at $0.129/watt panel racking $0.189/watt complete system inc. ballast 10MW, 315 watt panels, 10 snow, 90 wind,...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Solaire Opens CA Office; Nominated again for Intersolar Award

July 10, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO - Solaire Generation, the nationally recognized market leader for innovative and cost-competitive solar solutions, is proud to announce that for the second year in a row one of its projects is a finalist for the Intersolar Award for Best Solar Project in North America. The nominated project, a 325 kW system completed in November at Whole Foods Market in Brooklyn, New York, took...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High Attenuation Portable Tent for Test Labs

February 4, 2014

High Attenuation RF / EMI Tent Test Enclosure Certified in Independent Testing. Canandaigua, NY USA: High RF / EMI attenuation for a Select-A-Shield™ test enclosure has been certified in recent testing. Results included -98.9 dB average shielding effectiveness (SE) at commonly used cellular and Wi-Fi frequencies. The IEEE 299 -2006 test was conducted by an independent test lab on a complete...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

RF Shielding Tent attains -98.9 dB in 800-2,400 MHz band.

January 16, 2014

Featuring collapsible, portable design, Select-A-Shield™ Tent includes RF shielded vestibule, which allows entry/exit without compromising shielding integrity. Other components include double-seal door system, ventilation, built-in connector panel with filtered power connections, lighting, and shielded floor. Tent uses Nova Select™ fabric consisting of electroless plated silver etched directly onto ripstop nylon fabric fiber. Copper and nickel layers are then electrolytically plated over silver. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

SILFAB Displays High Efficient Solar Modules on Renewz Car Canopy to Promote Sustainable Electric Mobility

November 26, 2013

- Rapidly-deployed solar charging carport delivers unique icon for sustainability - Minimized site disruption through ballasted canopy design and Integrated Power Box - American-made DC optimized solar technology maximizes shaded power output TORONTO, ON and PHILADELPHIA, PA– SILFAB, of Toronto, Canada and renewz sustainable solutions inc. of Montreal, Canada, and, on the occasion of the...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

California's Community Colleges Go Solar with SunPower

November 13, 2013

SAN JOSE, Calif.– At the Community College Facility Coalition Annual Conference in Sacramento today, SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) announced it has installed approximately 20 megawatts (MW) of solar power systems at 12 community college districts in California. The systems are generating enough clean, renewable solar electricity to power more than 4,100 California homes each year, according to...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Shelters Direct Installs 103 ft Long Canopies for Camden High School

November 1, 2013

Shelters Direct was contracted to provide and install (2) two 17 feet x 103 feet pre-engineered steel walkway canopies for Camden High School in Camden, New Jersey to protect students from the elements as they travel between classes. These walkway canopies each feature eighteen (18) square steel columns and twelve (12) feet of clearance between the fascia and grade. The roofing of these walkway...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Duo-Gard Engineers Custom PV Canopy for Detroit's DTE Energy

October 9, 2013

Visitors who park at the Detroit headquarters of DTE Energy are experiencing first-hand the utility's commitment to renewable energy. Their vehicles are sheltered under a 285-foot-long by 22-foot-wide solar photovoltaic canopy custom-engineered by Duo-Gard Industries Inc. in Canton, Mich. Installed in early 2013, the canopy integrates 336 solar panels, each generating 240 watts, for a total...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Shelters Direct Builds Overhead Canopies for United States Navy Naval Weapons Station

September 18, 2013

Yorktown, Virginia — Shelters Direct was contracted in an effort to provide overhead canopies for the entrance gates and the truck inspection area for The Naval Weapons Station – Yorktown, VA. In an effort for the base to comply with new perimeter security initiatives several canopies and guard booths were furnished. The canopies were erected during off-peak hours in order not to disturb...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Shelter Direct Builds Canopies for Montgomery County, Maryland Department of Fleet Management

September 18, 2013

Gaithersburg, MD — Shelters Direct was contracted and asked to furnish and install two (2) overhead pre-engineered canopies located at the new compressed natural gas (CNG) site where the county transit buses and vehicles fuel.The work consisted of the following: • Professional Engineer (PE) stamped drawings • Local permits and inspections • Excavation and installation of new footers...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Commercial-Grade Advertising Tents come in 3 sizes.

August 27, 2013

Available in 10 x 10, 10 x 15, and 10 x 20 ft sizes with multiple options for customization, Advertising Tents feature truss configuration frame with hexagon-shaped telescopic legs for stability. Tents provide 6.5 ft above ground space for walking or standing, with peak that reaches max height of 10.5 ft. Canopy and walls are available with full imprints, area imprints, or no imprints. Walls come as solid pieces with 100% coverage, or can have windows added for visibility. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Solaire Generation Receives Top Industry Honors

July 16, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO – Solaire Generation, the nationally recognized market leader for innovative and cost competitive solar parking structures and systems, is proud to announce that two of its projects have been nominated as finalists for the 6th Intersolar Award for Innovation in the International Solar Industry. Separately, Greentech Media reported that Solaire CEO Laurence Mackler was named as...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Vestibule Enhances RF Isolation and Provides Continuous Shielded Environment

April 3, 2013

Optional Vestibule in Select-A-Shield™ RF EMI Shielding Tents in Demand for Secure Applications Canandaigua, NY USA: Select-A-Shield RF EMI Shielded tents are used for everything from pre-compliance testing to secure communications. To assure shielding effectiveness during entry and exit, Select Fabricators, Inc. has developed a vestibule for its Select-A-Shield walk-in enclosures. Like...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Retail & Sales Equipment

Philips LED Lighting Solutions Earn Four Next Generation Luminaire Awards in Outdoor Competition

February 25, 2013

Solutions from Philips Color Kinetics, Lumec, Wide-Lite, and Crescent/Stonco win coveted spots SOMERSET, N.J. - Further cementing the company's position as an industry leader in LED technology, Philips has earned four Next Generation Luminaire™ (NGL) awards in the Outdoor Competition at the prestigious, fourth-annual NGL Solid State Lighting (SSL) Design Competition. Solutions from Philips...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GE Employees Join Conn. Governor Dannel Malloy to Unveil One of the Largest Solar-Powered Electric-Vehicle (EV) Carport Projects in North America

June 7, 2011

GE EV Solar Carport links renewable energy with EVs, local demonstration of global commitment to building EV infrastructure PLAINVILLE, Conn.- Luis Ramrez, CEO of GE Energy Industrial Solutions today joins Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy and GE employees to unveil the GE Electric Vehicle (EV) Solar Carport in Plainville, Conn. The GE EV Solar Carport Project, one of the most expansive...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Janus Releases New Round Hood

June 1, 2011

(Temple, GA ) Janus International has released a new round service hood profile as an alternative to the standard structural half-hex design. The hood is available for the frequent occasions where pre-finished round hoods are required to match previously installed products or to meet specification requirements. Also designed to retrofit all manufacturers' designs as a service repair hood, it is...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

MBMI Goes Green with New Solar Panel Parking Canopy

January 27, 2011

Steel building manufacturer designs parking canopies with complete solar panel roofing. Delray Beach, FL - MBMI Metal Buildings, supplier of pre-engineered metal buildings and accessories, in support of going green and energy efficiency, is proud to announce its construction of 6 T-Frame Parking Canopies entirely integrated with Solar Panels at Drew Ford in San Diego, California. The solar...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Thermal Shade Structures cool buildings while capturing solar energy.

July 1, 2010

Made of recyclable aluminum, ETME Eliosolar Thermal shade Modular Elements contain integrated invisible thermal solar collector and come in 4 sizes with standard steel wall anchors and posts. Structures protect buildings and occupants from solar heat with shade, minimizing indoor temperature and a/c consumption while capturing sun's energy to generate solar heated hot water for building needs. Read More