Barriers & Guards

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Metal Ceiling Panels feature flush reveal profile.

April 15, 2016

Available in 2 x 2 ft or 2 x 4 ft modular sizes, ROCKFON® Planostile™ Lay-in Ceiling Panels offer painted, metallic, and wood-look finishes. Users can choose smooth, solid surface or perforation patterns. Combining perforation with acoustical pad allows panels to achieve Noise Reduction Coefficient of 0.90. Metal composition contains no organic compounds to support mold or microbial growth. Used with 15/16 in. suspension systems, panels create recessed grid lines. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustiblok® Lands Solution to Noise at San Bernardino Airport

April 13, 2016

Acoustiblok was recently contacted on an outdoor noise problem at the San Bernardino Airport in San Bernardino, California. A large section of the airport perimeter fence was installed with Acoustiblok’s Outdoor Noise Barrier, Acoustifence® (pat. pend.). The installation was done by Crown Fence Company for GQ Aviation Engineering; GQ disassembles aircraft for aircraft parts and components and... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustic Ceiling Panels offer NRC of 0.60.

April 12, 2016

Available in 2 x 2 or 2 x 4 ft sizes, ROCKFON® Pacific™ reveal edge ceiling panels feature smooth, white surface for clean, uniform appearance with no visible fissures, perforations, or holes. Tegular edge uses light and shadow for distinctive look that reveals recessed ceiling suspension system. Stone wool panels can be installed at temperatures from 32–104°F and up to 100% RH. Able to withstand up to 2,150°F, non-combustible design resists melting, burning, or creating significant smoke. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Precast Concrete Guideway Walls for OIA Produced and Delivered by Leesburg Concrete

April 8, 2016

Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated (LCCI) recently completed the contract for precast concrete guideway walls for the OIA South Airport Automated People Mover (APM) Complex. LCCI was subcontracted by Hensel Phelps. “The OIA project was a great opportunity for us, another high profile project and a relationship with a quality contractor” said Kirk Rouse, Leesburg Concrete Vice... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Mezzanine Safety Gate meets ANSI and OSHA standards.

April 1, 2016

Available in single- and double-pallet widths, SafeMezz360™ creates fully enclosed area that keeps workers safe during potentially hazardous job of loading/unloading forklifted materials to and from mezzanine. Counterbalanced gate system provides 360° of mezzanine ledge protection, while cushioned dampening system protects personnel from slamming. Constructed of heavy-gauge steel, gate includes ANSI-required 4 in. safety toeboard and meets OSHA safety railing standards. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

NEI Corporation Extends Its Advanced Materials Capabilities to Develop Fuel Cell Membranes

March 24, 2016

Somerset, New Jersey – NEI Corporation announced today that it has started developing polymer electrolyte membranes PEMs) for fuel cells that avoid the use of perfluorosulfonic acid (PFSA) ionomers. PFSA materials, used in state-of-the-art PEM fuel cells, suffer from low proton conductivity at high operating temperatures, water management issues and carbon monoxide poisoning of the catalyst.... Read More

Automatic ID, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Tektone® and Accutech Announce All-in-one Nurse Call/Wander Management Solution

March 16, 2016

Franklin, NC — TekTone® launches Tek-CARE®700 Wander Management System, providing reliable elopement protection to a variety of facilities.  TekTone® announces a partnership with industry leading Accutech Security, manufacturer of perimeter-based, RFID-enabled elopement systems. TekTone® is releasing a comprehensive integrated nurse call and wander management system to TekTone® Elite... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Minsk National Airport Features ROCKFON Acoustic Stone Wool Ceiling Systems

March 15, 2016

ROCKFON® acoustic stone wool ceiling panels add a modern look and performance to the historic Minsk National Airport in the Republic of Belarus. The airport connects Western Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States and underwent significant renovations in 2014. Chief project architect of Minskproyekt Municipal Unitary Engineering Design Enterprise, Oleg V. Sergeyev, selected a... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Modular Glass Railing System maximizes visibility.

March 4, 2016

Constructed using aluminum Interna-Rail® handrail with 3/8 in. thick glass infill panels up to 42 in. high, Interna-Rail® KLEAR glass railing system gives architects and contractors design option for areas where transparent design features are required. Handrail does not require top cap on glass, and glass infill panels do not require holes to be drilled for fitting. Posts are attached with grabrail or handrail at 36 in. above walking surface on level, ramp, and stair railings.<br /> Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Fire-Resistant Hoverboard Bag stops thermal runaway flames.

March 3, 2016

Used during charging/storage of any hoverboard or scooter device powered by Li-ion battery, HoverCover&trade; prevents (when completely sealed and secured) spreading of fire by containing resulting flames and explosions after power source overheats and spontaneously combusts &ndash; known as thermal runaway. Construction is of Z-Block&trade; fire-resistant fabric, which passes U.S. and international testing standards: ASTM D6413, ASTM E-84, ASTM F955, FAR 25 Appendix F Part III and IV, and BSS 7239. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Mason Jar Cozy/Holder insulates mason jar contents.

March 1, 2016

Available for wide mouth pint jars, Cuppow Jar Coozie is made from Pfelt &ndash; material created from recycled plastic bottles. Construction is sustainable and durable and offers soft feel. Internally textured screen printed pattern promotes non-slip grip. Able to insulate hot or cold beverages or food in mason jar, product also features loop that facilitates attachment to bag exterior or carrying via finger. Horizontal stretch webbing facilitates storage of reusable utensils or straws. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Arc Flash Suit combines comfort and HRC 4 protection.

February 26, 2016

Made from flame-resistant and arc-rated fabric that allows for flexibility and stretch, ArcGuard® ACTIVE 40 cal/cm² suit is built for comfort and protection when worn over everyday work wear. It features tagless collar, exterior labeling, and moisture wicking properties; is NFPA 70E-2015-compliant for arc flash; and meets OSHA 1910.269 and ASTM F1506-10a. Arc flash kits, with and without gloves, are also available. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Turnstile Modules provide scalable access point protection.

February 24, 2016

Providing extra security and access control, customizable turnstile modules work as individual, plug-and-play units that can be added to CoverSix Shelter 8 x 10 ft guard shack or 8 x 20 ft office. Each turnstile attaches individually or in groups as auxiliary components to provide scalable, modular, expandable system. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Modular Panel System creates areas for blocking/isolating sound.

February 19, 2016

AirHush® panels assemble to create freestanding partitions or enclosures to allow for private conversations or block disruptive noise from equipment or other nearby sources. Constructed with inflatable core and soundproofing materials in aluminum frame, standard panels have a sound transmission class (STC) of 34. Enhanced models have STCs as well as R and NRC values. Barrier material is available with transparent mass-loaded vinyl, and product can be modified to include willtec® open-cell foam. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Gypsum Board achieves acoustical control.

February 18, 2016

Designed for residential and commercial construction projects requiring high sound transmission class rating of 50 and higher, CertainTeed® SilentFX® QuickCut can be used for interior walls and ceilings. Product consists of viscoelastic polymer that is sandwiched between 2 dense core gypsum boards. Manufactured as ½ in. single panel without paper or metal in center, product scores and snaps like regular drywall. M2Tech® technology provides protection against moisture and mold. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Air/Water Barrier System eliminates need for house wrap.

February 18, 2016

Used to keep potentially harmful water out of structure during construction, ForceField&trade; consists of engineered wood sheathing panels laminated with air and water barrier. Panel joints are taped with seam tape once wall sheathing is installed on structure to help prevent air infiltration and leaks. Available in 7/16 CAT thickness and sizes of 4x8, 4x9, and 4x10 sizes, panels install akin to standard plywood or OSB sheathing panels. Tape comes in 3 in. x 165 ft rolls. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment, Services, Green & Clean

Linetec Offers Thermally Improved, Curved Extrusions, Finished and Fully Warrantied

February 16, 2016

As one of the largest architectural finishing companies in the U.S., Linetec also is one of the only to provide thermal improvement services for curved and radius, finished aluminum extrusions backed with an industry-leading warranty. Linetec's new processes offer a full pour-and-debridge of radius material, both structural and non-structural, and a fully crimped thermal strut system. There... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Green & Clean

ROCKFON's Own Ceiling Systems Enhance its New Offices in Ontario, Canada

February 16, 2016

A newly built office in Ontario, Canada, brings together four divisions' people and products into one building for the first time. Each day, members of the North American ROCKFON® team gather with their colleagues from ROXUL®, GRODAN® and ROCKWOOL® Technical Insulation (RTI). The active workspace also serves as a real-world showroom for ROCKFON's complete ceiling systems. Every... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Newly Installed Fencing Protects Hanover Substation against Future Outages

February 12, 2016

Patented system prevents animal incursions — a common cause of power outages New Freedom, Pennsylvania – Last May, a raccoon wandered into a Hanover-area substation and wound up shutting down power to more than 5,000 customers and businesses. Now, a midstate company has installed an innovative product designed to make sure that never happens again. TransGard has completed installation... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Protective Suit targets petrochemical applications.

February 4, 2016

Suited for jobs where high visibility is not needed, Eclipse&trade; Tri-Hazard® Suit offers liquid-proof, arc flash, and flash fire protection. Flame-resistant PVC coating on Nomex® provides 100% liquid proof protection in comfortable and lightweight suit, while Thermo-Grid® technology helps block out heat energy. Made to resist industrial acids, chemicals, and caustics, garments conform to ASTM F1891 and NFPA 70E &ndash; CAT 2 for arc thermal performance and ASTM F2733 for flash fire performance. Read More