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New Products


ELECTRICAL
Rittal Systems has added the LED System Light, the first lighting system designed specifically for industrial enclosures. It shines into every corner with a brilliant 900 to 1200 lumens. The units can be installed into a TS 8 enclosure. Also, Rittal has introduced the ChillZone app, an energy savings estimator for the Blue e+ line of industrial enclosure cooling solutions. www.rittalenclosures.ca
HVAC
The Luxaire Eclipse rooftop replacement solution from Johnson Controls  has 10-ton XX heat pumps and 3- to 5-ton ZQ 14 SEER air-conditioning units. The units are an “exact-fit” replacement that  match the footprints of other manufacturers’ units. www.luxaire.com

BUILDING ENVELOPE
The Gypsum Association has released an environmental product declaration (EPD) for glass mat gypsum panels, also known as exterior gypsum sheathing. Glass mat gypsum panels consist of a non-combustible moisture resistant core encased in fibreglass. www.gypsum.org/stewardship/life-cycle-assessment-tools/

INFRASTRUCTURE
A new addition to the UtilityScan GPR line of ground penetrating radar systems by GSSI is the UtilityScan Pro, which has the SIR 4000 control unit for configurability and flexibility.  UtilityScan systems help to identify subsurface utilities, including gas, sewer, and communication lines. In addition they can be used for non-destructive testing, bridge deck assessments and concrete scanning. www.geophysical.com