Shake, Rattle and Roll: Construction Specialties Showcases Its Expertise at National Building Museum: Designing for Disaster Exhibition
Doors Open May 11: Exhibition Explores Natural Hazard Risks and Mitigation Strategies MUNCY, Pa. - Construction Specialties, Inc. (C/S), a leading manufacturer of high-performance commercial building products, will be featured at the National Building Museum multimedia exhibition, Designing for Disaster, a call-to-action for citizens from design professionals and local decision makers to...Read More »
MTS Seismic Simulation System Helps Japanese Company Prepare for Next Major Earthquake
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.– MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced it has developed the world's most advanced, large-scale, privately owned seismic test system for Kajima Corporation Technical Research in Tokyo, Japan. This massive custom MTS seismic system, referred to as the W-DECKER-®, was developed...Read More »
Single Support Pipe Stands provide seismic and wind restraint.
Stabilizing run of gas or liquid service piping by hard-clamping it to adjustable steel mounting plate, Model KSPS stands meet IBC/OBC/NBCC building code requirements and- can used inside structure or on rooftop. Stands are fabricated from- engineered steel tube welded to- steel base plate that can be welded, bolted, or anchored to building structure. Adjustable, rigid frame maintains pipe at...Read More »
Sway Control System is available for retrofit installations.
As external retrofit, IMPULSE-® Sway Control System Series 2 meets variety of overhead crane application requirements. It can be used with nearly any manufacturer's variable speed drive and eliminates need for complete overhaul or replacement of existing controls. This retrofit improves crane productivity by allowing operators to move loads at full speed without danger of load sway damaging...Read More »
Advanced Optics Used in the Medical Diagnostics & Life Sciences
Considerations, challenges, and customized solutions for manufacturing optics in the medical diagnostics and life sciences fields.Read More »
Earthquake Restraint System secures optical tables.
Rated for seismic forces generated by maximum of 2,000 lb of combined table and payload weight, Model ERS2010 restricts motion of pneumatically isolated optical table tops during seismic activity. Minimum of 3 restraints is required to prevent possible tipping, and system does not affect optical table performance. Available in several standard and custom heights, system is certified and in...Read More »
Atlas Tube Partners with Nippon Steel & Sumikin Metal Products, to Bring Jumbo HSS Products to North America
Atlas Tube Partners With Nippon Steel & Sumikin Metal Products, to Bring Jumbo HSS Products to North America CHICAGO, - Atlas Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group, announced today that it has partnered with Nippon Steel & Sumikin Metal Products Co., Ltd. (NSMP) and Mitsui & Co. Ltd. to supply Jumbo Hollow Structural Sections (HSS) to the North American market. The Jumbo HSS sizes, which were not...Read More »
QuakeLoc Seismic Cable Restraint Systems from Kinetics Noise Control
Kinetics Noise Control Inc. Dublin, OH, is proud to introduce a new line of seismic cable restraint products featuring our patented QuakeLoc connector. The QuakeLoc connector is made in the United States and meets latest IBC building code requirements. Detailed product information, time study and installation videos available at http://www.kineticsnoise.com/quakeloc. About Kinetics Noise Control...Read More »
Structural Sway Brace Attachment offers universal applicability.
Constructed of carbon steel, Fig 828 Universal Sway Brace Attachment permits secure, non-friction connection without drilling or welding to structural members. Design allows attachment of seismic bracing along and across wide flange beams measuring up to 7/8 in. thick and that have max design load up to 2,015 lb. One-size, stable, 3-point attachment fits any beam width, and break-off bolts allow...Read More »
Mechanical Clamp is intended for seismic bracing.
Fast Clamp attachment offers 12 in. of overall adjustment, allowing rough-in style installation and eliminating cut length guess work. Fast Attach yoke design facilitates installation to multiple hanger rod sizes, reducing inventory needs for any particular job. While Figure 985 fits trapeze-style hangers or single pipe hangers and comes in 3/8-5/8 in. and -¾-7/8 in. hanger rod sizes, Figure 986...Read More »
Sway Braces feature one-size-fits-all design.
Compliant with NFPA-® 13 standards, CADDY-® range of products are suited for use with service pipe up to 10 in. and facilitate quick installation. They feature long-lasting, corrosion-resistant finish. Structural attachments include bar joist adaptor, I-Beam adaptor, and universal structural attachment/multi attachment. Sway braces are available in lateral or longitudinal and lateral versions.Read More »
Triad WAU Wall Plug-In AC Power Supply May Be First To Meet Level VI Energy Efficiency Standard
Triad Magnetics, an industry leader and one of the most trusted names in transformer design and manufacturing, is proud to announce the release of the Triad WAU Wall Plug-In AC Power Supply. Engineered to provide robust performance and high reliability, it is setting the standard for 120V/60Hz power supplies. See our video to learn all about it.Read More »