Press Release Summary:
ProvidingÂ architectural solution for locating power or water supply points in outdoor settings, TORO Utility Bollard is fabricated from steel and hot-dip galvanized for long-term corrosion resistance, prior to painting. Access door is flush-mounted and secured with lock and key to prevent unauthorized entry.Â Featuring blank internal chassis plate that accommodates electrical or plumbing hardware, bollard mounts to galvanized-steel soil insert for embedment into concrete foundation.
Original Press Release:
HessAmerica Debuts TORO Utility Bollard: Architectural Enclosure for Power or Water Supply Points
New Product Introduction: TORO — architectural utility bollard accommodates power or water supply sources for convenient year-round access.
Manufacturer: HessAmerica, U.S. subsidiary of Hess GmbH Licht + Form of Germany and a member of the Nordeon Group.
Product Applications: The TORO utility bollard provides an architectural solution for locating power or water supply points in outdoor settings. It is suitable for use on municipal, state, or federal parks and recreational sites, corporate and educational campuses, exterior areas of sports stadia and arenas, exclusive RV parks, and upscale retail venues.
Product Description: TORO adds functionality to surrounding architectural structures and landscaped grounds by providing convenient access to utilities. Modest styling cues allow the utility bollard to blend with discreetly into the background, while serving as a supply point for electricity or water. It is suitable for frequent use by maintenance and grounds keeping personnel or on occasion for special events and gatherings.
TORO is available in power or water utility models. Design details such as flush mounted access doors and stainless steel hardware complement contemporary settings as an attractive alternative to commodity solutions. TORO is provided as a decorative enclosure with a blank internal chassis plate for mounting of electrical or plumbing hardware, respectively, allowing design professionals the freedom to tailor the utility bollard to the needs and requirements of the site.
The TORO utility bollard mounts to a hot-dip galvanized steel insert for embedment into a concrete foundation provided by others.
Construction and Finishes: Hess TORO is fabricated from steel and hot-dip galvanized for proven long-term corrosion resistance, prior to being finished in finely textured paint. The utility bollard access door is flush-mounted and secured with lock and key to ensure safety and prevent unauthorized entry. An integral chute allows cables to pass through for closed-door operation while in use. An electrical chassis plate is provided for installation of electrical components. Electrical design, electrical components, and installation are provided by others to applicable local and national codes. Water utility bollards are designed for open-door operation, with plumbing and fittings supplied by others.
The utility bollard mounts to a galvanized-steel soil insert for embedment into a concrete foundation. Standard colors are finely textured matte silver-grey metallic, dark grey, graphite grey or black. Special colors available. All hardware is stainless steel.
Contact Information: Literature and specifications for the TORO utility bollard, or original European-design outdoor architectural lighting and site amenities, are available by contacting authorized HessAmerica professional, independent lighting-sales representatives at www.hessamerica.com/About_us/Representative/. Website: www.hessamerica.com.