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knoll kids: Knoll designs with kids in mind

Thursday, June 25th, 2009
knoll kids: Knoll designs with kids in mind

Knoll now has a full line of children’s furniture, including seating and tables. The sizes of many popular Knoll pieces such as the Mies van der Rohe Barcelona chair and Eero Saarinen Womb chair have been reduced to suit a new clientele, the Knoll .... 

GenYDoors

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
GenYDoors

A cost-competitive and environmentally preferable option to buying new doors for renovation projects was developed in Finland a number of years ago: resurface them. GenYDoors uses water-based adhesive and high-impact polystyrene to renew existing flat-panel .... 

Thermomax Evacutated – Tube Heat Pipes

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
Thermomax Evacutated - Tube Heat Pipes

Thermo Technologies is the east-coast U.S. distributor for Thermomax, a European company with manufacturing facilities in Italy, Northern Ireland, and Wales. Thermomax produces evacuated-tube “heat pipe” solar collectors—including temperature-limiting .... 

Jakob Durable Trellis Systems

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
Jakob Durable Trellis Systems

In addition to the general benefits of nature’s greenery, plants can help keep buildings and people cool, provide solar and glare control, and create visual interest. Swiss manufacturer Jakob—in business for over 100 years—produces attractive, yet .... 

Girasol Sun-Tracking Louver Drive

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
Girasol Sun-Tracking Louver Drive

From Colt International in the U.K., the non-electric Girasol drive system for controllable shading louvers is powered only by the heat of the sun to achieve appropriate shading based on current solar conditions. Designed to install on any external controllable .... 

WES5 Tulipo Wind Turbine

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
WES5 Tulipo Wind Turbine

WES Canada, in partnership with manufacturer WES Netherlands, offers the Tulipo—a 2.5 kilowatt, grid-connected wind-powered generator designed with in-town facilities in mind: schools, gas stations, supermarkets, and the like. It’s an urban turbine. .... 

Hobart Brothers New Hornet Flux-Cored Welding Wire

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
Hobart Brothers New Hornet Flux-Cored Welding Wire

For welding applications that demand excellent weld penetration, high productivity rates and good low temperature impact strength, Hobart Brothers introduces its FabCO® Hornet gas-shielded flux-cored welding wire. Designed as a general fabrication welding .... 

OLTRELUCE Design and cutting edge technology

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
OLTRELUCE Design and cutting edge technology

The Oltreluce project was created to bring together contemporary design and the most advanced technology applied to residential doors and windows. The Oltreluce line is characterised by extremely reduced dimensions for the aluminium part, which gives .... 

Space saving hangar door for relocatable modular hangars

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009
Space saving hangar door for relocatable modular hangars

Marshall Business Aviation, part of the privately-owned aerospace engineering company Marshall Aerospace based in the UK, recently needed to increase their hangar capacity to meet requirements for a new dedicated corporate aircraft maintenance facility, .... 

Caterpillar New Cat 584 and Cat 584HD Forwarders

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009
Caterpillar New Cat 584 and Cat 584HD Forwarders

Cat Forest Products announces the launch of a new forwarder line with the introduction of two models with 18 metric ton and 20 metric ton capacities. The new Cat® 584 and Cat 584HD are designed to withstand the demanding requirements of transporting ....