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Taylor Devices Announces Major Hospital Seismic Upgrade Contract

NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2017 - Taylor Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ SmallCap: "TAYD") today announced receipt of a $3.2 million contract for the firm's seismic dampers being used in a seismic protection upgrade at the St. Bernardine Medical Center, San Bernardino, CA. A total of 108 large dampers, each rated at up to ¾ million pounds output, will be used to absorb earthquake energy in the...

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Greenheck Ceiling Radiation Damper UL Classified for Wood Truss Assemblies
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Greenheck Ceiling Radiation Damper UL Classified for Wood Truss Assemblies

Greenheck’s new line of ceiling radiation dampers are UL classified for installation in wood truss floor/ceiling assemblies. Model CRD-1WT is designed with a plenum box for side inlet or outlet duct connections. Model CRD-2WT’s inlet or outlet duct connection is made on top of the damper. Manufactured of galvanized steel, both models feature a standard fusible link closure device to minimize...

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Flexible Assembly Modules Improve Production Scenario at Major Shock Absorber Manufacturer
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Flexible Assembly Modules Improve Production Scenario at Major Shock Absorber Manufacturer

Hahn Automation provides “glocal” solution to ThyssenKrupp damper business for stacking and assembly of assorted product types; enables quick recipe changes ThyssenKrupp Bilstein of America is a leading supplier of premium shock absorbers, struts and suspensions to the auto, truck, racing and other markets. With its recent development of the DampTronic® Sky, which provides continuously...

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Ten Important Questions to Ask Before Selecting a Sign Company
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Ten Important Questions to Ask Before Selecting a Sign Company

In our fast paced world, signs are a critical means of communicating ideas succinctly and quickly. The process for creating a striking, well thought-out sign to best represent a brand or an idea may seem straightforward, but it’s actually a very nuanced process. A high quality sign company will take into account various factors including the size and placement of the sign, materials, colors, contrasts, branding, image building, and more. How can you determine which sign companies will craft the perfect sign for your business? This white paper outlines 10 questions that should be asked when selecting a sign company, eliminating some of the guesswork from making the best choice for your branding and signage needs.

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Acoustic Panel Laminate cuts automotive noise and vibration.

Able to reduce automotive interior noise by over 2 dB, ShilohCore™ Acoustic Panel Laminate meets global demand for products that optimize noise and vibration damping without adding to overall weight. Proprietary formula allows for targeted patch coverage even in challenging vertical surface applications, without gap variation and with no need for clearance zones around mounting studs or...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Zero Vibration Damper for Thomas OEM Pumps

Portable and stationary devices for medical, analytical and other applications require an extremely low sound and low vibration level of all functional parts. In the past individual adaptions have been created by customers in cooperation with the component manufacturers. Big efforts were necessary to generate a satisfying solution and many different taylored mounting brackets have been developed....

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Greenheck ICD Dampers Earn AMCA Efficiency Rating
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Greenheck ICD Dampers Earn AMCA Efficiency Rating

Greenheck’s ICD series of Insulated Control Dampers have earned AMCA’s new certified rating of Energy Efficiency. This new test method, which is found in ANSI/AMCA standard 500D-12, assigns a damper a Thermal Efficiency Ratio (E) by comparing its thermal performance with the thermal performance of a standard reference damper. In addition to being certified for energy efficiency, the...

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Bansbach easylift
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bansbach easylift

Bansbach easylift® of North America, Inc., one of the leading suppliers of gas springs and motion control devices to the Americas, is pleased to announce its product line expansion. Melbourne, FL — Bansbach easylift® of North America, Inc. has supplied North, Central, and South America with high quality motion control devices for many years. Introducing new product lines was a decision made...

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AirLoc 700 Series Damping Pads Used Successfully in Large Municipal Water District Engine/Pump System
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AirLoc 700 Series Damping Pads Used Successfully in Large Municipal Water District Engine/Pump System

AirLoc engineering was contacted to make a recommendation for vibration isolation on a large municipal water district engine/pump system in Sothern California. The 9,000 lb. system was supported on a 3/4 inch steel plate using 6 mounting feet. After initially testing a soft" pad configuration with too much defection, 715 damping pads and iso-washers were evaluated with a bolt-through...

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AirLoc 700 Series Damping Pads Provide Wind Turbine Noise Reduction
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AirLoc 700 Series Damping Pads Provide Wind Turbine Noise Reduction

AirLoc damping pads were selected to be used in a Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (shown below) mounted on top of a Just Goods store building in Rockford, IL. The VAWT has (5) 12 ft. blades, 10 ft. diameter, and 18 ft. total height. There were issues with the vibration produced by the generator which traveled down the support structure into steel roof members, causing objectionable noise in the...

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