Atlas Copco's Air Measurement Survey and Latest Compressor Technology Reduce Energy Costs and Carbon Footprint at Rooftile Manufacturer

Atlas Copco's Air Measurement Survey and Latest Compressor Technology Reduce Energy Costs and Carbon Footprint at Rooftile Manufacturer

Wilrijk –- CSR Roofing is manufacturing terracotta roof tiles at its Vermont (Melbourne) factory for over seven decades. To replace its aging compressor, the company recently chose an Atlas Copco VSD (variable speed drive) machine. John Tilli, maintenance manager at the Vermont facility: “I have always been impressed with Atlas Copco’s reliability, but when I saw the results of the air...

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Konecranes Announces Long-lasting Manual Chain Hoists and Manual Lever Pullers

SPRINGFIELD, OH- – Konecranes offers durable, compact manual hoists for environments where electricity is impractical or not available. Manual hoist can also used for maintenance applications. As part of its extensive hoist offerings, Konecranes offers four kinds of manual hoists: the KL and KLP Manual Lever Pullers, the KM Series II Manual Chain Hoist, and the Army style hand chain block...

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Automatik Plastics Machinery to Display Its DURO 2000 for Profitable Drying of Sensitive Compounds at the K Show

Automatik Plastics Machinery to Display Its DURO 2000 for Profitable Drying of Sensitive Compounds at the K Show

The DURO belt dryer is specially designed for drying abrasive and sensitive compounds. It is used primarily in underwater pelletizing. Using the DURO belt dryer significantly reduces operating costs because the innovative design of its pellet-contacting components means very little wear occurs in operation. DURO gently dries glass fiber reinforced products or high-fill mineral compounds to...

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Tandem Vibratory Roller incorporates Tier 4i-compliant engine.

Tandem Vibratory Roller incorporates Tier 4i-compliant engine.

Powered by- 32.6 hp, water-cooled Kubota diesel engine, BOMAG BW100AD-4 delivers up to 8,350 lb of centrifugal force per drum and- max frequency of 4,200 vibrations/min for commercial and municipal applications. Suspended operator's platform, along with smart steering wheel, features fuel level indicator and hour meter. Promoting maneuverability around obstructions, standard crab walk allows...

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Switchcraft and Peerless Electronics Team to Feature New Sealed Power Plugs & Jacks!

Switchcraft and Peerless Electronics Team to Feature New Sealed Power Plugs & Jacks!

Switchcraft-® is pleased to announce the Introduction of the Sealed Power Jack and Plug Series. The product is stocked in depth by Switchcraft-® distributor Peerless Electronics Inc. (http://www.peerlesselectronics.com/store/brands/SWITCHCRAFT.html) and is available 24/7 on their online store! The new versions of these power plugs and jacks are sealed to a rating of IP68. They are made in the...

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Magnetic Field Sensor suits space-critical applications.

Used for position detection, flush mounting BMF 243 C-slot sensor is based on GMR technology and offers drop-in installation. Short circuit, overload, and reverse polarity protection are standard along with- cable clip that- ensures strain relief and secures cable routing. Measuring 3.8 x 24 x 3 mm,- miniature sensor also comes in V-Twin version –- 2 sensors with one connector. Integrated...

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Refrigerant Line Connector eliminates lineset kinking.

Refrigerant Line Connector eliminates lineset kinking.

Accelerating and facilitating refrigerant lineset connections to wall and ceiling-mounted mini-split evaporators, RectorSeal-® NoKink™ is constructed of- braided stainless steel flexible body with 3 in. long -¼, 3/8,- -½, or 5/8 in. copper stub connections on each end that can be flare-fitted or silver soldered to fit any lineset size combinations. Flexible and non-kinking connector,...

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Lightweight Precast System Transforms High-Tech Student Residences in Montreal

Like a high-tech beehive, a new and modern dormitory at Montreal's famed engineering school uses a modular pattern of SlenderWall lightweight precast panels with integral interior wall framing and closed-cell foam insulation. Located in downtown Montreal, the École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) is a magnet for future engineers, graduating enough to be the fourth-ranked in all of Canada....

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Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated adds Easi-Set Buildings to Their Growing Product Line-Up

Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated adds Easi-Set Buildings to Their Growing Product Line-Up

In June 2013, Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated (LCCI) became the newest member of the Easi-Set Buildings producer network. Easi-Set Buildings® are the second product offering from the Easi-Set Worldwide line that LCCI will produce in their Leesburg, FL NPCA-certified plant. In June of 2010, LCCI became the first precaster in the Southeast to offer SlenderWall® architectural precast...

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Preprufe® Waterproofing System Protects Dublin's Euros410 Million Aviva Stadium

Preprufe® Waterproofing System Protects Dublin's Euros410 Million Aviva Stadium

At the Euros410 million Aviva Stadium in Dublin, more than 8,000m2 of Grace’s Preprufe-® waterproofing membrane was chosen to deliver outstanding levels of watertightness- - further enhancing the company’s reputation and proven track record for delivering waterproof protection at the world’s most important structures. Designed by architects Populous and Scott Tallon Walker to provide a...

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