E2S Warning Signals has developed a range of LED beacons for use as warning beacons and status indicators for systems installed in hazardous areas and industrial environments. According to the company, the LED units, using a multiple array of high-power white Cree LEDs, offer significant advantages over traditional Xenon strobe technology. The typical light output level from the LED units is a very bright 338 candela, higher than the 120 candela effective intensity of a 5J Xenon tube unit.
Ruskin® has introduced the EME720 7-in horizontal louver. The EME720 louver features 56% free area and combines a continuous-blade architectural appearance with the performance of a wind-driven rain-resistant louver.
The louver’s architectural mullion is recessed, notched in the blade, and utilizes drain pockets allowing water to drain away while contributing to an appearance of one continuous louver.
Panasonic Heating & Air Conditioning Group introduced the latest entry in the ECOi EX ™ Series, the new 460 volt unit, designed for commercial use. New to the series is the 2-way ECOi VRF Heat Recovery system, which the company says increases heating output and lowers installation costs.
STULZ Air Technology Systems, Inc. launched its next generation Mini-Space EC precision cooling system for small IT spaces. The Mini-Space EC provides up to 12kW (41 MBH) of cooling while only occupying a 2-ft by 2-ft footprint making it ideal for small IT and telco closets, high-rise buildings, laboratories, and other constrained spaces.
The new Mini-Space EC is available with CW or DX cooling in both up-flow (top discharge) and down-flow (top return) configurations with options for bottom discharge (under floor), front discharge (direct room supply), and ducted rear return (with external filter box).
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Fujitsu General has added to its “J-Series” Airstage VRF line with introduction of the smaller J-IIS series. The J-IIS avails variable refrigerant flow technology for smaller residential, multi-housing, and light commercial uses with equipment now available in three- and four-ton sizes.
The Turbopower® 96 gas-fired, fire-tube, storage water heater features 96% thermal efficiency and a tank and removable heat exchanger fabricated from pickle-passivated duplex stainless steel. Product line offers a heat input range from 500 to 1,600 MBtu and storage capacities from 250 to 1,500 gallons.
SPX Cooling Technologies introduced a new line of gearboxes, the Series M Geareducer. Series M Geareducers are designed and manufactured to directly and easily replace other OEM gearboxes in field-erected cooling towers, said company officials.
Greenheck’s Vektor® line of laboratory exhaust systems now offers a direct drive arrangement 4 option available on Vektor-MH (High Plume), Vektor-MD (High Plume with Dilution), and Vektor-MS (Variable Geometry Nozzle) models.
System Sensor says it has fully redesigned its L-Series line of fire and life safety systems. According to the company, the enhanced and expanded L-Series features a lower current draw that is up to 35% more efficient, reducing the number of power supplies needed.
Larson Electronics LLC has released a new explosion proof evaporative cooler. This explosion proof galvanized air chiller combines a non-sparking fan and dry mist technology to cool Class 1, Division 1 work areas that do not have access to traditional air conditioning.
Why was one floor’s laboratory ventilation failing to keep up, when it was even the closest floor to the rooftop fans? Some system sleuthing led two engineers to a fitting conclusion. Read more stories in May Issue 2017.