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  • APWA Products

    If you didn't attend the APWA International Public Works Congress & Exposition, here are products from many of the exhibitors.

  • Ultra-bright lighting for large areas

    Lights are designed to be virtually unbreakable, and they carry dual cUS/CSA certification.

  • High-intensity LED work light

    The XWL-813 5000 LED delivers 5,000 lumens for more than 20,000 hours using only 50 watts.

  • Lightweight self-priming pump

    Self-priming pump operates with one or two manual handles, electric drive motors, or power take-off.

  • Wireless traffic monitoring

    Mikros EIC (Eltec Intelligent Controller) DC traffic controller’s conflict monitor continuously checks system communication, signal voltage, signal load current, and battery voltage for solar-powered hybrid beacon and traffic systems.

  • Reconfigurable ride-on mower

    Brush cutter’s shaft-driven cutter head means there’s no belt or pulley maintenance to contend with and the swing-away deck cover is easy to clean.

  • Polymer-modified asphalt

    The easy-to-apply material requires no mixing or tack coat, and works in water and under all weather conditions.

  • Turn compacted ice or earth to rubble

    the Ultramech Arctic Shark S Series fractures ice on roadways for more efficient removal and reduced usage of de-icing chemicals.

  • Spray protects steel and concrete from corrosion

    Super Shield provides an extra layer of defense against moisture in caustic environments.

  • Automated pavement-assessment program

    Features include integrated mapping and query capabilities; analysis tools for creating charts, tables, and graphs.