keyboard_arrow_upEnergy-saving lighting control systems
keyboard_arrow_downEnergy-saving lighting control systems

Wattstopper occupancy sensors form part of Legrand’s range of energy-efficient products and systems for lighting control and can save hours of wasted electricity every day.Timothy Mountjoy, national sales manager for Legrand South Africa, says, “This range of switches and sensors, based on passive infrared and ultrasonic technologies, is designed to switch lighting off in unoccupied areas.

keyboard_arrow_upControlled ventilation for fire safety
keyboard_arrow_downControlled ventilation for fire safety

DCLSA, which is owned by GEZE GmbH  and distributes its products and systems in South Africa, will supply the Geze RWA smoke and heat extraction system for Vodacom`s proposed new offices in Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal. The system covers two major tasks: emergencies and routing ventilation. For this project a vent switch will be installed in the premises for daily ventilation.  In the event of a fire, the vent switch will be overridden by a central control unit and certain windows, strategically located, will be opened by the Geze electrically operated E660 chain drives.

keyboard_arrow_upAudio-video access control kits
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Audio and video door entry control kits supplied by Legrand are effective security devices, designed to enhance safety and provide peace of mind in almost any environment. National sales manager at Legrand, Timothy Mountjoy says, “Well designed security systems for controlled access are becoming more important in South Africa. Identifying people at the door and being able to speak to them before allowing them admission is now an affordable asset that should be considered a necessity rather than a luxury.”

keyboard_arrow_upPhysical barriers a key security measure
keyboard_arrow_downPhysical barriers a key security measure

“The most obvious way to avoid crime is to prevent criminals from getting inside your premises in the first place. To stop them in their tracks one needs reliable barriers on external openings, making it impossible to break through,” says Kevin Bonner, sales and marketing executive for Roll-Up Serranda. The company manufactures roller shutters ranging from simple manually operated steel doors to semi-intelligent high-end automated aluminium products.

keyboard_arrow_upPower generation company opens in Western Cape
keyboard_arrow_downPower generation company opens in Western Cape

With interruptions in the supply of electricity a constant threat to business and households, the launch of operations in the Western Cape of a leading South African power generating equipment company will be welcomed. Engine Applications Western Cape is a new branch of the 30 year old Gauteng-based supplier of standby power to industrial, commercial, residential and fleet operations. 

keyboard_arrow_upSmart hygiene solutions
keyboard_arrow_downSmart hygiene solutions

As technology leaders and suppliers of a complete range of washroom products, Franke Washroom Systems offers standard products and tailored solutions that are designed to conform to the highest quality standards and fulfil virtually any customer requirement. The application of the latest surface-treatment technology and the use of water-saving tap and valve designs confirm the commitment of Franke Washroom Systems to developing products that are fit for the future.

keyboard_arrow_upPVC strip curtains suit diverse applications
keyboard_arrow_downPVC strip curtains suit diverse applications

According to Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains and Doors, high quality PVC strip curtains offer an affordable solution in various applications where dirt, dust or insects need to be kept out and hygiene, humidity, temperature and noise need to be controlled. "Our Balledge PVC strip curtains are equally at home in the food, pharmaceutical and heavy engineering industries," says Dessing.