November 2012 Table of Contents

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Using GIS to meet accessibility requirements, part duex Using GIS to meet accessibility requirements, part duex

Our accessibility consultant Michele Ohmes critiques San Francisco's online curb-ramp map and installation plan. Read more

Honeywell ComfortPoint Open building management software Honeywell ComfortPoint Open building management software

ComfortPoint Open building management software is designed to control and optimize heating and cooling equipment in facilities. Read more

Sherwin-Williams anti-graffiti coatings Sherwin-Williams anti-graffiti coatings

The company’s anti-graffiti coatings are highly durable, fast drying, and low VOC. Read more

Rytec Powerhouse SD rubber door Rytec Powerhouse SD rubber door

Suitable for a wide range of doorways and facilities, the Powerhouse SD industrial roll-up rubber door is made from the same material used to make tires. Read more

Ritron QuickTalk RQT Ritron QuickTalk RQT

The QuickTalk RQT is an industrial grade radio transmitter with voice recording abilities and sensor inputs that automatically alert personnel when plant conditions change. Read more

Ritron DoorCom Ritron DoorCom

The DoorCom wireless intercom installs easily at any entry point so visitors can announce their arrival. Read more

Maxlite UL-Certified LED Lamps Maxlite UL-Certified LED Lamps

UL-certified LED lamps are available in three styles: the 17 W Eclipse Lamp, the 17 W Pancake Lamp, and the 14 W Security Light. Read more

MaxLite LED area lights MaxLite LED area lights

These LED area lights are available in 70-,100-, and 140 W models. Read more

Kee Safety Easi-Dec Solar Platform Kee Safety Easi-Dec Solar Platform

The Easi-Dec Solar Platform lifts solar panels to the rooftops of single- and two-story buildings while providing a fully guarded workstation. Read more

Johnston Controls free water audit Johnston Controls free water audit

The company offers free AWWA water audits to help municipalities learn where and how losses are occurring (i.e., leaks, inaccurate meters, processes, human error), and how much they are costing their Read more

Enersys Genesis NP9-12 Enersys Genesis NP9-12

The Genesis NP9-12 battery measures 5.94 in. long, 2.56 in. wide, and 4.02 in. high. It provides greater power for applications that require increased amp hours and watts per cell. Read more

Graphic Products DuraLabel Graphic Products DuraLabel

Use DuraLabel Custom Label Service to create your own multicolor labels and signs with logos, special graphics, and symbols. Read more

Boral Roofing Class 4 Hail Rated Storm Series Boral Roofing Class 4 Hail Rated Storm Series

The Class 4 Hail Rated Storm Series concrete roof tiles can withstand 2-in. ice ball impacts at up to 104 ft./second. Read more

Bird-B-Gone Repeller 360° Bird-B-Gone Repeller 360°

The Repeller 360° rotates in the wind to deter large birds from landing on rooftops, docks, signs, and more. Read more

Atlas Roofing Corp. ACFoam-HS CoverBoard Atlas Roofing Corp. ACFoam-HS CoverBoard

The high-strength, insulated ACFoam-HS CoverBoard for low-slope roofs resists foot traffic and heavy loads during installation. Read more

You too can own your very own … town? You too can own your very own … town?

At least three small towns have been established, auctioned off, or put up for sale in 2012. Read more

Virginia's 'Waste Line Express' continues to deliver: Moving solid waste by rail Virginia's 'Waste Line Express' continues to deliver: Moving solid waste by rail

A regional solid waste operation partners with a railroad to move trash without increasing traffic. Read more

Strangled by disposables, part 2 Strangled by disposables, part 2

How four sewer utilities keep "flushables" from clogging pumps. Read more

Virtual meetings speed building design and engineering Virtual meetings speed building design and engineering

Water utility managers and consultants use electronic design and project review to hammer out the details of a new, hurricane-resilient sample-testing laboratory. Read more

Questions hang over revamped U.S. DOT funding program

Considerable uncertainty surrounds the ground rules for Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) funding for highway, rail, and intermodal p Read more

Choosing fuels for your fleets Choosing fuels for your fleets

Three technologies that can change how your fleet runs. Read more

Michigan voters to decide on new U.S., Canada bridge

Residents get the say-so on whether or not to build the Detroit River International Crossing (also called the New International Trade Crossing). Read more

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