Buyer’s Guide 2020

The Buyer's Guide features companies devoted to the mission of private colleges and universities and is broken into the following categories: Audio & Acoustics, Athletic Facilities, Construction, Flooring, Furniture, Laboratories, Landscaping, Life Safety and Security, Lighting, Maintenance, Outdoor Amenities, Signage & Promotion, Sports & Fitness, and Technology on Campus.



Acoustics First designs, manufactures, distributes, and sells acoustical panels and soundproofing materials to control sound and eliminate noise. These sound and noise control products include sound absorbers, diffusers, noise barriers, and vibration control devices from people who have been giving out sound advice for over 30 years. The principals of Acoustics First® have been in acoustics since the seventies, when they introduced industrial foam as an acoustic panel for recording studios. Back then, everything had to be built by hand since there were no off-the-shelf acoustic solutions.


AmpliVox Sound Systems is a leading U.S. manufacturer of portable sound systems, lecterns, and multimedia workstations for colleges, universities and other educational, government, and commercial markets. Our top quality professional presentation equipment features the latest wireless and Bluetooth technology. It sets up easily and delivers perfect performance, reliability and durability. We offer a wide variety of products for educational institutions, including workstations, collaboration tables, multimedia lecterns and portable PAs for both indoor and outdoor use. Our constant technological innovation includes new control systems for multimedia furniture, integrating a variety of audiovisual functions. AmpliVox is constantly striving to keep up with the latest technologies, and is excited to be offering our customers some innovative new technologies in our lecterns and workstations in 2020!


Hear Technologies is the new Pro Audio product division of Quantum Technologies Inc., a world leader in custom audio/video systems. Our mission is to offer unique and affordable solutions for personal and professional systems and support them with the industry’s best customer service. We have recently launched our new personal monitor mixer system, Hear Back, giving you the control to get your mix exactly the way you want it, the first time. Other various lines of products include Mix Back, a flexible and affordable 16 x 12 x 2 x 2 monitor mixer; Extreme Extenders, units designed to extend ADAT optical up to 500 feet with no loss of audio quality; and the Hearbud & Headset Monitor, audiologically designed in-ear monitor headset delivering professional performance, comfort, and versatility. We want to hear from you! To request more information about Hear Technologies and our products or to share your feedback with us, please send us an email at:



When needing to know a wood’s moisture content, let Lignomat help. We carry a full line of pin and pinless moisture meters, meter packages and related accessories. These handheld moisture meters are designed for professionals including architects, building inspectors, carpenters, contractors, restoration specialists and other working professionals who need a reliable method of determining moisture levels in wood, sheetrock, gypsum and other building materials. Each moisture meter measures the material’s present moisture levels and determines if the material is ready to use, needs further inspecting or requires discarding.


Lincoln Aquatics offers products you want, service you need!  We have served commercial pool operators like yourself for 65 years.  We offer new and improved product selections and better access for faster delivery with our extensive facilities and fleet of trucks. We don’t just sell products; we service them too.  Our knowledgeable staff can meet you on the pool deck to help customize the best solution for you. Request and receive quotes online or speak to one of our knowledgeable staff members; we do business the way you want to do business. We’re ready when you are!


From initial design to final manufacturing, Superior lockers by List Industries Inc. are engineered using state-of-the-art computer technology ensuring quality you can depend on. The uniqueness of our Hollow-T framing system allows us the flexibility to custom design a locker to meet the specific requirements of your project. We welcome the opportunity to work directly with you to custom design a locker room environment that is productive, attractive while at the same time cost-effective. Our results-driven team of designers, engineers, and sales professionals are available to assist you every step of the way from initial budget planning to final project closeout.


For nearly 30 years, Pulsar® products have been at the cutting edge of swimming pool water treatment. Based in Alpharetta, GA, we are your swimming pool chlorination solution for amusement parks, community pools, hotels, resorts and professional training venues. We specialize in powerful sanitizers, coagulants and pool maintenance products to give your swimming pool remarkable water clarity, color and sparkle. Our range of automated feed systems make professional pool treatment easy to achieve. Pulsar® Systems chlorinate, boost hardness and treat metals all in one simple process. Pulsar® Systems can be configured to trap up to 99% of Cryptosporidium  when used with the  Pulsar CRS™ System.  Cryptosporidium  is the leading cause of gastrointestinal illness in treated recreational water in the USA. We are committed to adding value to our products through service and support and strive to meet evolving community,  state, and national water standards, while responding to health and wellbeing concerns with innovative solutions.


PVI is a leading manufacturer of industry-best commercial and industrial water heaters fabricated from corrosion-resistant AquaPLEX® duplex stainless steel. PVI water heaters can be configured for any common energy source including natural or LP gas, oil, boiler water, solar, steam, electricity and waste heat. Water heaters range from instantaneous, on demand water heating to storage water heaters. PVI has installed thousands of systems across the nation throughout a broad range of application and industries including universities, restaurants, hotels, hospitals, apartments, correctional facilities, military barracks and more. PVI proudly backs its water heaters with the industry’s strongest warranties and service policy packages.


You can count on Ramuc Specialty Pool Coatings to provide top-quality specialty coatings formulated for beautifying and maintaining pool, aquatic fixtures, and pool decks. Ramuc Pool Paint is a leading manufacturer of swimming pool and deck coatings. Founded in 1934 in Newark, New Jersey, today Ramuc products are produced at our facilities in Rockaway, New Jersey. We have and will continue to keep customer service as our primary goal along with our commitment to producing high quality coatings.


Keep the pool out of your locker room: Pool water damages your locker room one swimmer at a time. Wet, dripping swimsuits harm facilities by rusting metal lockers, delaminating wood finishes, and ruining carpets and furniture with mold and mildew. SUITMATE uses an exclusive high-speed spin process to pull out water and make a wet suit drip-free in seconds, without heat.


The Vantage Water Care Program is a comprehensive water maintenance plan designed for commercial pool operators, utilizing chlorination or bromination as the primary sanitation method. The Program combines the effective and reliable sanitation properties of chlorine or bromine sanitizers with the remarkable clarification properties of a new compound called Poly-A Tablets. These components are added to an overall water management framework that encourages sparkling clear water. The Vantage Water Care Program gives your commercial pool the highest quality water in the most efficient, operator-friendly and cost-effective program available. It is a straightforward operation consisting of a number of components. The size and installation of these components are carefully determined according to your pool’s specific needs and demands.


Varsity Scoreboards guarantees the lowest prices in the industry. You will save 33% or more buying factory-direct from Varsity Scoreboards. We are unique because we manufacture our products from start to finish and we also sell directly from our factory to you at wholesale prices. This allows us to offer our scoreboards at greatly reduced prices. By eliminating the local salesperson’s commission, we are able to pass the entire scoreboard savings along to you, without sacrificing quality or service. Varsity’s state-ofthe-art scoreboards are constructed of 22-gauge galvanneal steel with a premier powder-coat finish to ensure maximum strength, durability and lasting appearance—guaranteed to look great year after year. Plus, our scoreboards feature super-bright LED displays that require no maintenance. Our scoreboards are also backed with the BEST warranty in the business—5 years on most models.



Kenyon International is a domestic manufacturer of compact ceramic cooktops and the All Seasons™ electric grills available in 120V UL for use both indoors & outdoors. We offer unique and functional designs that incorporate the latest in cooking technology like the next generation SilKEN®2, a high energy Induction cooktop that offers cooking by temperature or power setting with quick heat dissipation and user-friendly controls. Standard knob or touch control cooktops are available in 1 or 2 burners – 120, 208 and 240V UL with HOT & ON indicator lights. We also offer exclusive 3-year product replacement warranty and unparalleled customer service.


Since 1936, Krieger Specialty Products has been a leading manufacturer of specialized door and window products for acoustical, blast resistant, bullet resistant, radio frequency shielding, thermal shielding, tornado, and hurricane applications. Built to your precise specifications, Krieger doors and windows have been the choice for premier schools and universities all over the world.


Major Industries manufactures energy-saving skylights, translucent wall systems and canopies that fit a wide range of applications and budgets. Major is also the only manufacturer to offer three distinct translucent panel daylighting systems: value-driven LightBasic™ systems, Guardian 275® skylights and wall systems that offer numerous system options, and Clima-Tite™ systems with pultruded fiberglass framing for enhanced thermal performance and corrosion resistance and a unique snap-to-lock installation feature that eliminates the need for unsightly visible fasteners. For more information about Major Industries’ full line of daylighting systems, call 888-759-2678, email us at info@ or visit our website.


Overly Door Company is a custom specialty door and window manufacturer. Industry leading Architects utilize our products to achieve the exact specification their facility requires. We provide many “out-of-the-box” solutions for your standard needs. We also specialize in custom barrier systems. Specify Overly Door Company for all of your standard or custom needs.


Special-Lite has manufactured exterior doors and frames for the educational and institutional market since 1971. Our long lasting, low maintenance required entrances save facility managers’ time and costs by providing high performance entrances—even when installed in the most demanding of locations. They are perfect for new or renovation projects. We build to order and have many door types: all fiberglass door & frames, frp/aluminum hybrid flush door, aluminum flush door, frp woodgrain or colonial flush, and medium or wide stile and rail doors. We have HVHZ entrances and doors/ framing that meet and exceed the ASHRAE Standard. Also, try Special-Lite FRP Toilet Partitions and Omega® Interior Aluminum Framing and Door.


Staging Concepts is the industry leader in portable staging equipment. Staging Concepts performing arts staging systems and products are designed to maximize any venue. We specialize in building modular stages to seamlessly look and feel permanent. Our customization options can maximize the functionality of your space while giving you the capability to choose a system that perfectly matches your venue. Our equipment is of the finest quality, requiring no tools, making it easy and efficient for set-up and take-down. Performing art centers, theatres, auditoriums, and other performance facilities demand durable and high-quality equipment for their venues—and Staging Concepts can perfectly fulfill this need. Whether it is a small portable stage for a choir room, orchestra pit filler for a theatre, or flexible seating risers for a black box, Staging Concepts will provide the ideal equipment to match the project.



American Biltrite manufactures and distributes commercial flooring and industrial rubber throughout America. Our flooring segment primarily serves architect designers in the healthcare, educational and institutional sectors, while in industrial rubber we supply other companies with the materials they need for a host of applications. Between the two there is excellent synergy in R&D, technical expertise and product innovation. Through nearly a hundred years of careful growth, American Biltrite has built a reputation for the quality of its products and the sincerity of its commitment to customer service. With ISO 9001:2008 since 1996 and ISO 14001:2004 since 2011, FloorScore certification and products which help meet the LEED requirements, American Biltrite continues to improve its processes and products.


Create beautiful, durable, healthy learning environments with Forbo Flooring Systems. Forbo’s Marmoleum Composition Tile (MCT) is made from natural raw materials with inherent anti-static properties that repel dust, making it easier to maintain a healthier environment for students and staff. MCT is naturally free from PVC, phthalates, pesticides, and other harmful additives. It’s sustainable, water-based Topshield 2 finish provides occupancy-ready installation and exceptional performance against soiling, staining, scratching, scuffing and squeaking. Forbo’s Flotex Modular Tile combines the function and durability of a 100% waterproof, high-performance carpet, with the beauty and versatility of a 10”x40” modular tile. Flotex Modular Tile provides a warm, comfortable, hygienic flooring solution that is well-suited for dorms, classrooms and dining areas.


Kalwall has been providing museum-quality daylighting™ to building occupants all over the world for more than 60 years. Company founder Robert R. Keller, Sr. invented the original translucent sandwich panel in 1955, and no other company has dedicated more years, resources, creativity and innovation into the science and art of daylighting. Kalwall is the most highly insulating, diffuse light-transmitting, structural sandwich panel in the world. Lightweight, shatterproof, and rapidly installed, Kalwall has unrivaled structural integrity that is far superior in performance and value to products that superficially may appear similar. Kalwall can be all or part of the walls or roof of any building or be an entire freestanding structure. Typical product applications include: Wall, Window Wall and Curtain Wall Systems, Window Replacement energy upgrades, Skylights, Pre-engineered and Custom Skyroofs®, Clearspan™ Systems and Canopies+Walkways.


For over 65 years, Musson Rubber has been a pioneer and leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of safety stair coverings and flooring materials. Musson Rubber specializes in stair coverings and entrance matting for commercial, institutional and industrial use. Herein lies the most complete and comprehensive line of top quality rubber and vinyl stair coverings and entrance mats for use in public buildings. Musson is also a major distributor of industrial rubber products. Representing over 100 different suppliers in major markets gives Musson the ability to provide competitive products and service in today’s demanding environment.


For more than 30 years, NAC Products has been an innovator of high-quality products for hard surface flooring and building applications. NAC membrane systems provide waterproofing, sound reduction, and crack isolation protection for residential developments like high rise condos, dormitories and hotels, and commercial projects like malls and airports. NAC membranes have been laboratory tested and exceed the industry standard for sound abatement, crack isolation and waterproofing membranes. NAC membranes have been featured in thousands of commercial, residential and industrial applications worldwide and are the #1 architecturally specified, owner/contractor preferred, and lab tested membranes on the market today. Membrane systems that protect your flooring investment, that’s NAC Products!


New Pig is the number one brand that helps companies manage leaks, drips and spills to protect workers, facilities and the environment. A multi-channel, multi-brand supplier, over 3,100 spill control and liquid management solutions and industrial maintenance products have been used in more than 300,000 industrial, commercial, utility, institutional, healthcare, military and government facilities in 70 countries. The leading New Pig brands include the Original PIG Absorbent Sock, PIG Grippy Floor Mats, PIG Spill Kits, PIG Spillblocker Dikes, and PIG Flammable Safety Cabinets. Other channels offering PIG products include all Safety-Kleen branches, select Integrated Suppliers, and B-to-B E-Commerce exchanges. For more information, contact New Pig is headquartered in Tipton, PA.


Make every step a safe one. Wooster Products is a USA Manufacturer of anti-slip safety stair and walkway products. We manufacture products for any size project. In operation since 1921, our work includes transit stations, stadiums, schools, parks and residential and office towers. Our brand names include the following: Stairmaster® is a renovation or safety enhancement products for heavy pedestrian traffic; Walk-A-Sured® is water Clear Epoxy floor coating designed for use on wood, metal, tile, marble, terrazzo and concrete.WP-70® is a heavy-duty two-part epoxy coating for a long-lasting, anti-slip durable solution; FlexTred® is our anti-slip tape used for stairs, walkways, ramps and more. Please contact us at 800-321-4936.



Proudly manufactured in the USA for over 70 years, BEVCO’s  ergonomic seating solutions are the perfect blend of  quality, comfort and affordability. BEVCO’s products are an excellent choice for a wide variety of applications within the higher education space ultimately making the difference in how you perform on a daily basis. Experience the  BEVCO difference: Our made-to-order customization process ensures you’re building a product that meets your exact  needs; the 12-year warranty provides you with peace of  mind while protecting your investment; our core line of  products have been GreenGuard Gold certified offering sustainable solutions contributing to your overall wellness; and the unparalleled support ensures you are always 100% satisfied with your BEVCO seating experience.


Eustis Chair designs and manufactures the most durable, sustainable, stacking and non-stacking hardwood chairs and barstools in the world.  This bold statement is only possible thanks to our proprietary joinery system called the Eustis Joint® that creates chair joints that are unbreakable and will never need tightening or service. Every Eustis Chair is made to order in our Western New York factory and is highly customizable.  Each Eustis Joint® chair comes with a 20 year warranty against joint failure, where all other wood chairs break. View our website to learn more and contact us to discuss your next project.


Since 1959, Falcon has been the ‘go to’ resource for designers and architects who specify high quality, commercial-grade tables, chairs, booths, and modular seating. Falcon makes its products in the USA, in a 400,000 square foot manufacturing facility located in Newport, TN, a Federally designated HubZone. The Company’s products are typically specified for Education, Corporate, or Hospitality environments and our well designed, high quality furniture is capable of withstanding the demands of the most active commercial space, providing the smart buyer with an industry-leading Life Cycle Cost. Our product line offers a broad range of standard tables and seating as well as a full range of custom capabilities in all our product categories.


Each piece of custom furniture from Huston & Company is designed to enhance the aesthetics of its surroundings. Found in fine academic institutions and libraries, as well as professional spaces from government buildings to small businesses, Huston furniture adds to the atmosphere of graceful permanence inherent in places of intellectual engagement, learning and professionalism. Huston & Company furniture is custom-designed and finished to withstand hard, regular use in public settings such as libraries, academic spaces and meeting/conference rooms. Each piece of Huston furniture will last for generations, while retaining its beauty, warmth and functionality, providing your school, library or office with longevity that equates to real value.


Spectrum Industries Inc. is a niche furniture manufacturer that has a diverse product line consisting of lecterns, desks, collaboration tables, and charging solutions. The high-quality manufacturer has produced over 4,300 different products and can be found in any education, government, healthcare, or corporate setting. Headquartered in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, Spectrum has been connecting customers to technology since 1968. Spectrum innovates each product with quality, durability, and can stand the test of time with Spectrum’s vigorous product quality tests. Spectrum has received ETL Certification by Intertek to UL 60950-1 listing and is ISO 9001:2015 certified. In addition, Spectrum has been honored with the SCS Indoor Advantage Certification. This certification verifies that Spectrum is compliant with ANSI-BIFMA, a furniture sustainability standard.


Today, companies and employees want an active workspace, and VARIDESK is leading the way. Our sit-stand solutions, active office products, and accessories help people reimagine their work environment and transform their office design. We’ve made it simple to create a healthy, productive workspace that’s as mobile, dynamic and adaptable as the people it supports. It encourages movement: Employees who move more during the workday are healthier, happier, and more productive. An active workspace creates a positive company culture that attracts the best talent. It’s flexible and adaptable: As businesses grow and change, their furniture should scale along with them. Our products allow you to move, rearrange, add on, and create new spaces quickly and easily. It’s easy to create: It should be simple for anyone and everyone to have an active workspace. What used to be complicated and expensive is now easy and affordable, but no less professional.



Billy Goat Industries is the premier manufacturer of specialty turf products with a reputation for innovation, productivity, and quality. We offer a complete line of turf renovation and clean-up solutions for commercial and municipal needs serving landscape and grounds maintenance professionals. We carry Turf Renovation Equipment, including the most comprehensive line-up of Aerators on the US market, Hydro-Drive Sod Cutters, and Overseeders. In Clean-up Equipment, we have Outback® Brushcutters, a full-line of Vacs, Force™ Blowers, and Debris Loaders: 13, 14, 18, 25 & 35 HP. Dual shredding system with Pirana™ blade for the best reduction of any debris loader on the market. Contact Gail Trudeau, Assistant Manager of Marketing, at trudeau.gail@


We strive to create and provide the highest quality products, that are less harmful to the planet, at competitive prices, through chemistry and scientific research, for the benefit of today’s consumer, as well as future generations.


Mean Green Mowers offer the electric advantage: There are four great advantages to using Mean Green’s electric equipment over traditional gas-powered tools. They are zero emissions, low noise, zero gas, and low maintenance. Leveraging the Electric Advantage takes away the stresses of traditional gas-powered mowers. Without the harmful fumes, obnoxious noises, little maintenance, and no more trips to the gas station, there is now more time to focus on the actual job! Mean Green has taken the extra work out of maintaining the yard; simply flip the switch and cut the grass. Discover how the electric advantage can revolutionize your campus.



Ensure safety and security with Motorola 2Way Radios from 2Way Supply, which offers instant communication solutions for small, medium or large facilities. 2Way Supply is an authorized Motorola dealer specializing in Motorola 2Way radios, parts and accessories. 2Way Supply recognized a need in the marketplace for an easy-to-use e-commerce site for Motorola accessories that featured low prices and a good selection of needed items for industrial, educational, construction, safety, and business clients. We also came to realize that many of the “Motorola” parts and accessories advertised by many other sites were actually misrepresented as genuine Motorola items. Many of these other sites use Motorola part numbers to mislead buyers into thinking they are buying genuine Motorola. In fact, most of their offerings are gray market look-alikes with questionable quality and specs. All of 2Way Supply’s inventory is genuine Motorola.


CEIA USA strives to educate our current and potential customers on the proper deployment of Metal Detector Security Technologies with the aim of achieving the best operational response. We will continue to increase our operational base of customers through education, seminars and trade shows and with continuous improvement in the technology offered.  Our threat detection and screening systems take the guesswork out of security screening. Incorporating the latest in threat detection technology, CEIA sets the standard for safety, convenience and accuracy. The CEIA DIFFERENCE includes superior detection and throughput, exceptionally high discrimination of non-threat items, compliant with the strictest security standards, unmatched reliability, and walk-through, hand-held and table-top models to fit facility needs.


D&D Technologies is the recognized leader in safety and hi-performance gate hardware globally providing the broadest range of gate hardware for every application. D&D Technologies produces over 300 gate hardware products and has 30 years of experience in the gate hardware industry. Products include MagnaLatch® magnetic pool and safety gate latches, TruClose® adjustable, self-closing gate hinges, SureClose® the commercial grade hinge & closer, Shut It industrial hinges, LokkLatch® gate latches and Stainless Steel hinges and latches. D&D’s diversity of products continually set new standards in design, performance, craftsmanship and innovation. D&D Technologies operates a fully accredited and internationally recognized ISO 9001 Quality Assurance System, which governs the design and manufacture of all our products. D&D products are rust free and consistently exceed all relevant safety barrier codes around the world for the residential, commercial and industrial markets, and are backed by a limited Lifetime Warranty.


The DoorJammer Lockdown offers effective, industrial-strength security designed for the multi-room lockdown scenarios in schools, public buildings and institutions with no set-up cost after purchase. DoorJammer takes just seconds to fit to most doors and will prevent unwanted or forced entry immediately.


For over 50 years, FJM Security Products has been offering high quality, innovative security solutions. Creators of the Combi-Cam product line (, that ranges from economical combination cam locks to manager key override models to electronic, RFID and NFC models at competitive pricing. Combi-Cam allows convenient, keyless access and most models offer management access for lost codes and easy reset. FJM Security products also offers a patented locker combination padlock with management key override and code discovery. FJM Security offers excellent customer service and same day shipping. To learn more about Combi-Cam or over 400 other FJM Security Products, go to


Today’s communications industry requires thinking outside the box. The Network division covers Icom’s growing IP/WLAN and LTE-CONNECT solutions. Icom’s IP radio, allows users to quickly establish a high quality network in a building by programming and connecting to an existing WLAN network. An IP radio system is ideal for users (colleges, hotels, hospitals, restaurants, etc) who want to create a radio network using their own wireless network. Communicate far and wide with LTE-CONNECT, Icom’s LTE radio solution. Using 4G and 3G networks, the IP501H allows for instantaneous push-to-talk communications throughout North America. This new LTE radio solution is perfect for those teams in need of simple, yet a wide-area communication solution. AIR. LAND. SEA. Visit


InCord is the leading provider of safety netting solutions for a wide variety of sports—from soccer, to lacrosse to baseball, and more. Products include custom field dividers, batting cages, backstops and field goal netting. InCord makes netting for team and spectator protection around fields, over stadiums and above dashers and bleachers. In addition to new construction netting, InCord can also design custom sports netting to existing structures and spaces to renew what you already have or add new, facility-enhancing netting solutions. Whether you’re a facility owner, construction contractor, or facility director, InCord has exactly what you need—no matter the size of your project—with its wide selection of netting materials and over twenty years of experience. Visit or call 860-537-1414 to learn more.


IOTA provides critical emergency Life Safety egress performance for existing lighting systems. In the event of a loss of normal power, IOTA emergency lighting products enable existing fixtures to deliver code-required emergency illumination along the paths of egress for building occupants. Available emergency solutions include field installable emergency LED drivers, mini and micro unit inverter systems, emergency ballasts for fluorescent and LED retrofit tubes, and energy-saving auxiliary control devices.


Whether it’s a 400-room school, college dorm or office complex, NIGHTLOCK provides protection in just seconds for emergency lockdown situations. Teachers and employees simply drop the locking handle into the floor plate. Most lockdown policy procedures for classrooms include “barricading the classroom door,” with items such as desks or furniture. Most state Fire Officials approve devices like Nightlock Lockdown. Many fire code officials now apply a variance in codes to allow these temporary barricade devices for emergency events. The NIGHTLOCK® Lockdown uses the strength of the floor to withstand tremendous force, and works on any outward- and inward-swinging doors. The NIGHTLOCK unit is installed at floor level, and remains out of reach to anyone attempting to enter by breaking window glass on conventional classroom and office doors.


Ritron designs and manufactures industrial grade wireless communication equipment. The company’s products are used around the world in a wide variety of data telemetry and voice communication applications.  Ritron offers cost-effective wireless mass communication made simple. Proudly manufactured in the USA, Ritron has over 40 years of experience helping higher education facilities improve campus safety, security, and communications for students, faculty, and staff. You can learn more at


Thor Guard, the leader in lightning prediction, is committed to utilize emerging technologies in the development of systems that provide automatic notification of hazardous weather conditions. Thor Guard uses a highly sophisticated sensor and computer to measure and analyze the electrostatic field in the atmosphere. Lightning originates within this field, thus allowing Thor Guard to make calculations predicting its occurrence, even though there may be no visible evidence of lightning. Lightning detection systems require the occurrence of an actual lightning strike before a warning is given. Many times this is just too late. Many airlines, government agencies, and other industrial users are utilizing Thor Guard for this very reason.


Viking Electronics designs and manufactures over 500 security and communication products; such as Emergency Phones, Entry Systems, Paging Interfaces, Amplifiers, Mass Notification Systems, Hot Line Phones, Auto Dialers, Enclosures, and more. In addition to our extensive analog line, we also offer a large selection of IP based solutions. Viking’s VoIP products are SIP compliant, with features such as built-in relays and automatic noise canceling. We are continually developing new ideas using the latest technology to expand our product lines. As always, Viking products are designed, manufactured, and supported in the USA and are backed by a two year limited warranty. Since Viking was started in 1969, we’ve been asking our customers to “Call Us First.” So, the next time you’re wondering if we make a product for a particular application, pick up the phone and call us. If we don’t make it, we’ll do our best to direct you to someone that does!



Carver Presses offer more choices: Choose from two-column and four-column benchtop, floor standing, manual and automatic hydraulic and pneumatic presses with clamping capacities from 12 to 100 tons.  Choose from Auto Series, Monarch Hydraulic Presses, Proppant Crush Test Press, heated and unheated manual presses, Pellet Presses, Pneumatic Low Force Presses, transfer presses, laminating presses and custom presses.  Carver is a leading manufacturer and supplier of standard and custom presses used in laboratory applications such as pelletizing, lab testing, pharmaceuticals, liquid extraction, cell disruption, laminating, specimen preparation and other applications.


Serving the scientific community since 1925, Labconco Corporation manufactures laboratory equipment,  specializing in ventilation products such as chemical fume hoods and biological safety cabinets. Other product lines include freeze dryers and glassware washers. Labconco has ISO 9001certification, one measure of its commitment to quality and consistency in design and manufacturing. Manufactured in Kansas City, Missouri, and Fort Scott, Kansas, Labconco products are marketed worldwide to academic, industrial, life science, pharmaceutical, environmental, forensic and clinical laboratories.


For over five decades, PolyScience has been an award winning American made innovator and manufacturer of liquid temperature control solutions focusing  on the needs of laboratory, chemical, medical, industrial, and plastics markets with unparalleled innovation, passion and user-focus. Our dedication to quality, ease of operation, reliability and value has helped us become a global company that spans six continents. Our Refrigerated Circulators, Heated Circulators, Chillers, Recirculating Coolers, Water Baths and Application Specific Products are designed to simplify tasks, take less space, integrate more seamlessly and perhaps most important, make your work productive and enjoyable. Our products and manufacturing process continue to look forward as we innovate and create with the environment as a reminder of best practices. All of our products are designed and developed by a highly trained engineering team and manufactured to our own rigid standards. PolyScience has designed products with a focus on environmental stewardship.



Enhance your luminaire for a lifetime with field changeable lenses, LED modules and drivers. AEON offers worry-free, multi-option performance for years into the future. AEON Lighting offers heavy-duty, lightweight and durable die-cast design for high-wear resistance to withstand harsh, extreme outdoor conditions and corrosive environment.  It is the most powerful sports luminaire with the highest reliability level: incredibly high 95% total efficiency and with the highest efficacy in its own class: 140 delivered LpW. more light with fewer luminaires. The proprietary thermal management design with passive cooling maximizes heat dissipation for a longer life of the luminaire and is designed for greater life expectancy in warmer climates. Our patented revolutionary aerodynamic design offers minimal drag in a state-of-the-art, aesthetically pleasant, compact design with no exposed electronics or wiring.


Light Efficient Design is the industry leader in screw-in LED retrofit technology providing the highest quality and broadest product line on the market.  Today we not only offer choices in retrofit technologies, including retrofit kits and pin base, but have expanded our product offerings to include feature-filled innovative RemPhos LED fixtures.


Lumens Digital Optics Inc., a Pegatron Group company, is a leader in optical products. Lumens’ product offerings include portable document cameras, desktop document cameras, a ceiling document camera, HD PTZ cameras, and projection engines. Founded in 1998, the company was created by a team with a deep technological heritage of image processing, video electronics, and optical technology. With the support of the Pegatron Group, Lumens is continuously improving product designs to be used in classrooms, conference rooms, and for distance learning.  Lumens’ educational technology, including Document cameras, PTZ cameras, lecture capture system and wireless presentation system are aimed to create a student-centered interactive classroom allowing students to watch events happen in real time and catch up on lectures with recorded videos.


Since 1923, Sternberg Lighting has maintained its position as a leader in the street lighting industry by utilizing the latest technological advancements. Today, Sternberg Lighting again challenges the lighting industry with its innovations in engineering, design and manufacturing. Our energy efficient LED street lighting luminaires have set a new standard for municipalities, universities, utilities and commercial entities seeking energy costs savings. Sternberg Lighting’s fixtures lead the industry by combining the vintage look of decorative styled luminaires with today’s demands on sustainability and energy conservation. Sternberg Lighting offers the most complete family of traditional and architectural lighting, luminaires, poles, coordinating bollards, site amenities and landscape furnishings available in the industry today.



AGF Manufacturing Inc. manufactures specialized products for the Fire Protection Industry and was founded on the principles of reliability, versatility, and compatibility. Over the years AGF has introduced a number of original products that accommodate the varying demands of the fire protection industry and we are continually working in the field to improve existing products and introduce new ones. While addressing the needs of fire protection, we strive to provide the best products backed by a strong commitment to customer service. Our close interaction with the fire protection community has helped us introduce a beneficial product line. By engineering more intuitive products, AGF helps you manage your fire safety systems more efficiently, resulting in more reliable systems that save resources.


Dorlen Products, a water leak detection company, has been manufacturing surface water leak detection equipment since 1975. Our water leak specialists are dedicated to selling the highest quality, lowest maintenance leak sensors available today. Our leak sensing systems are rugged yet sensitive to detect even a thin film of water…without false activations. Water Alert leak detection equipment is designed to maximize protection by having continuous monitoring 24/7. Our water line leak detection equipment detects small leaks such as condensate water overflow, chiller water leaks, plumbing line cracks, heating/ cooling piping leaks, outside seepage and more before damage and downtime occur. The water detector alarm features vary by model.


It is increasingly understood that indoor air quality (IAQ) impacts learning. Dynamic Air Quality Solutions manufactures high-efficiency air cleaning systems that improve IAQ, save energy and reduce operating costs. Dynamic Air Cleaners remove odors and VOCs in addition to ultrafine particles. The Dynamic V8® Air Cleaning System delivers MERV 15 performance and offers media change-out intervals measured in YEARS instead of months. Dynamic Activated Carbon Matrix™ (ACM) Systems allow for precise control of gas phase contaminants without the energy penalty and high maintenance costs. Dynamic Sterile Sweep™ UVC Systems provide high output UVC for the inactivation of biological contaminants. Dynamic Air Quality Solutions is a proud partner of ASHRAE headquarters renewal project.


STERIFAB® is a Disinfectant: a bactericide that destroys micro-organisms, a Fungicide that kills fungus, a Sanitizer that reduces levels of micro-organisms from inanimate environments, a Viricide that kills viruses, a Mildewcide that kills mold and mildew, a Germicide that kills germs and disinfects, a Deodorant that destroys pathogenic odors, a Bacteriostatic that inhibits bacterial growth, and a Fungistatic that inhibits fungal growth. STERIFAB is also an Insecticide that protects against lice, ticks, dust mites, centipedes, bed bugs, fleas, sowbugs, ants, silverfish, roaches, and firebrats. STERIFAB will not stain, has no added perfume, has no objectionable odor, is fast drying, crystal clear, and will not harm fabrics, carpets or most areas.


Uline, a family-owned business, is the leading distributor of shipping, industrial and packaging materials to businesses throughout North America. Our easy-to-use, 700+-page catalog contains over 32,500 packaging, shipping, industrial and janitorial products, ready to ship today. Order by 6 P.M. and your order ships the same day! 99.5% of our orders ship the same day, with no backorders. Uline brand products combine the best quality with the best value. Our buyers search worldwide for the finest products available at competitive prices. Place your order 24/7/365 by phone, fax or online. A knowledgeable customer service rep is always available to assist you. Eleven locations across North America speed delivery and minimize freight costs. You get what you need, when you need it, at the lowest cost. Satisfaction guaranteed! Try any product we sell for a full 30 days. If not completely satisfied, return it to us for a no-hassle refund or credit.



Kay Park Recreation has been a manufacturer of commercial outdoor furniture since 1954. We offer a large selection of park and playground equipment and commercial grade site furnishings, including outdoor tables, grills, benches, trash containers, drinking fountains, planters, umbrellas, bollards, shade canopies and bike racks. We have a complete line of bleachers and grandstands, as well as some outdoor athletic equipment, play systems and a rental-duty fiberglass pedal boat. Please browse through our selection at our website, and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.


Petersen Manufacturing concrete site furnishings can provide the strength, flexibility and aesthetic value necessary for commercial or residential projects. Choose from many styles of planters, bollards, tables, trash receptacles and benches. The quality of Petersen Manufacturing concrete site furnishings is unsurpassed in the industry. Whether you need just one planter or ash urn for a small operation, or hundreds of tables and waste receptacles to address the needs of larger facilities, we have the right product for your particular need. All of our precast concrete products are steel-reinforced, and built to meet or exceed any industry standard for strength and durability.


From fire pits to planters and receptacles, we’ll help you find the perfect products with our off-the-shelf or completely customizable  pieces. Our vast collection of planters are all suitable for indoor or outdoor use. We offer aluminum planters that can be customized with any color or shape, fiberglass planters made to your color specifications, as well as weathered steel and stainless steel metal planters. We also offer a commercial planter that is a brilliant mix of fused metal over fiberglass, giving the planters the real patina over time that metal provides with the durability of fiberglass. When you design with the image of your commercial space in mind, you want to accomplish two things:  to provide an elegant and consistent brand statement, and to establish a comfortable yet stylish atmosphere for your customers and guests. With PureModern commercial planters and containers, you can achieve both of these goals.


Ulrich Pakker Studios design, market, fabricate and install metal sculpture and fountains, from tabletop to monumental, in corporate, private and government settings. Ulrich Pakker Studios has grown from a small company to a mediumsized firm with art installations all across the country. Ulrich Pakker, the primary designer, creates sculptures primarily out of stainless steel and bronze sheet metal. He designs and fabricates both table top and monumental size sculpture and fountains. His work has been chosen for the gateway sculpture of the city of West Palm Beach, Florida, has appeared on the grounds of the Seattle Art Museum, is installed on the Microsoft Cedar Court Campus, at the University of Pennsylvania and across the country. Ulrich’s work has also been featured in The Guild Sourcebook of Architectural and Interior Art. His sculptural works can currently be seen in numerous outdoor sculpture exhibitions and galleries from Boca Raton, Florida, to Seattle, Washington.



Displays2Go is the leading “in stock” and “proprietary display” manufacturer with the largest display warehouse in the country. In business since 1974 with over 5,000 unique products and a physical inventory of over two million displays on any given day, we know of no other competitor prepared to service and ship like us. Offering a wide range of poster displays, TV stands, iPad holders, display cases, custom flags and banners, trade show supplies, podiums and more, Displays2go is your one stop POP and marketing display shop. Visit our website to see our entire product offering.


Four Point Products has been manufacturing and supplying custom-imprinted looseleaf products to the school market for over 55 years, offering a wide selection of recycled binders and accessories in varied colors and sizes, along with great service and quick delivery. In late 2013, Four Point Products joined, a manufacturer in the commercial looseleaf products industry for over 70 years. Four Point and Vulcan share a passion for providing customers high quality products, competitive prices and customer service that is second to none. This merger expanded our depth of resources and enhanced our capabilities, bringing additional custom-imprinted and stock looseleaf product offerings to college stores. We also added a full-time dedicated Marketing/Creative Director and two Graphic Artists to service our customer base of over 3,500.


Showcase your message anytime, anywhere! Our innovative banner stands and large format printing services are perfect for trade shows, lobbies and point-of-sale displays. From our website, view a list of some of our customers and testimonials from customers that were satisfied with our products and services. Our banner stand displays are lightweight and easy to use, so you will look like a pro wherever you show. Our new table top Post-Up stands are perfect for trade show exhibits or countertop displays. Please take some time to review our trade show banner displays and products on our website, and e-mail us with any of your questions.



Abacus Sports installs various types of sports surfacing for  gymnasiums, running tracks, tennis courts, weight rooms  and athletic locker rooms. In addition to sports surfaces we  install synthetic rubber flooring for multipurpose facilities, banquet halls and other social events. We are a leader in  synthetic flooring. Abacus can turn your facility into a great place to congregate for sports performances and social  gatherings. We provide the synthetic flooring for both sport and recreational use so your facility can be used to its full potential. This surfacing is resilient against heavy foot traffic, bleachers and pointy shoes, which makes it perfect for multiple uses. Abacus specializes in inlaid platforms for weight rooms. We helped create and develop this product by producing a sub-layer flooring that protects the concrete from the heavy weights dropping. The level platform can  help create a more effective weight room for your athletes. Customize your surfaces with Abacus.


Aquatic Access offers a full line of water-powered lifts for in-ground pools and spas, above-ground pools and spas, portable spas, swim spas, and for most whirlpool, therapy, or rehabilitation tubs and pools, including those with six-foot walls. We also build lifts for boats, for docks, and for cruise ships to provide access to pools and spas.


Formerly Institutional Products, Inc. of Indianapolis, IPI by Bison provides ceiling and wall mounted basketball backstops, gym divider curtains, batting and practice cages, gym floor covers, wall and stage padding, and a wide selection of gym and field sports equipment for sports-related new construction and renovation projects. For over 40 years, IPI has provided quality gym equipment to schools, recreation centers, churches, health clubs, pay-to-play facilities, YMCAs and virtually anywhere that indoor team sports are played. In 2012, IPI was acquired by Bison, Inc., arguably the industry leader in post-construction, indoor gymnasium and outdoor sports equipment; and IPI customers now can take advantage of Bison’s advanced manufacturing capabilities, extremely broad product line, creative product engineering, central U.S. location and longstanding reputation for quality, customer service, on-time delivery and dedication to creating U.S. jobs.


MicroFit, Inc. has been producing quality Fitness/ Wellness assessment software and medical grade testing equipment since 1986. Several hundred colleges and universities have benefited by using a wide range of MicroFit products designed to Evaluate, Educate, Track Progress, and Motivate students, faculty, and the community to adopt healthier lifestyles. We recently introduced its MF-1215 treadmill to complete the total MicroFit FAS-2 System Fit-Lab concept, an affordable package that fits an area 12’ x 12’ and is guaranteed to upgrade any recreation facility wanting a total integrated approach to enhance their fitness/wellness assessment solutions. For more information call Rob Rideout at 800-822-0405, or you can schedule a Free webinar overview of the HealthWizard software suite.


National Sports Products, a division of Douglas Industries, has been manufacturing quality American made products for over 50 years. We provide quality sports equipment for outdoor and indoor facilities and specialize in custom fabrication products including windscreen, padding and netting. We are always on the cutting edge of industry trends, and work relentlessly to meet the needs of athletic programs all over the world. Some of NSP’s proprietary products include: batting tunnels and frames, protective screens, protective netting, protective padding, windscreens (including custom logos), field covers, adjustable basketball systems, tennis and pickleball nets and posts, court equipment, soccer goals, volleyball systems and more. You expect your team to work hard, give it their all, support their team members, and play with honesty and integrity. We believe your equipment partner should as well and with over 50 years of performance, NSP is dedicated to fulfilling your sports equipment needs.


RenoSys has been making old pools like new for over 30 years, and our aquatic renovation products can be found in hundreds of schools and universities across the country. Our famous PVC membrane lines existing pool vessels to completely seal damage such as cracks or corrosion. The flexible membrane is watertight and is embossed with a slip-resistant texture. Where corroded or leaking water circulation systems are an issue, RenoSys can design, manufacture and install pool gutter and drainage systems. If concerns about your pool’s condition are holding you back from expanding your aquatic program, talk to us about your options.


Continual product development and enhancements have made Royal a recognized brand of material handling solutions for many markets. Today we manufacture basket trucks and specialty laundry carts in 12 vinyl colors or canvas or molded poly. Every product is made to order. This allows us to customize our wire frame carts by making size modifications specific to a customer’s environment if needed. In addition to slight modifications, we also design and manufacture custom concept carts. Our manufacturing environment is unique in that we have a full woods department, a welding department, and an industrial sewing department all under one roof. This allows us to produce orders on a short timeline to better meet the customer’s needs.


SportsArt has been an industry leader in innovative design and manufacturing excellence since 1977. The company consistently seeks to advance industry standards, positioning itself as one of the most creative manufacturers of premium quality fitness, medical, performance, and residential equipment. SportsArt is one of the largest single brand manufacturers in the world and is sold in over 80 countries worldwide. With over 500,000 square feet of state-of-the-art manufacturing space, SportsArt designs, manufactures and tests all equipment to rigorous TÜV quality standards. With hundreds of patents worldwide for innovative technologies, such as the award winning ICARE™ system or the newly relaunched ECO-POWR™ Series which comply with CE and UL certificates, SportsArt is the leading green fitness partner, developing products that are instrumental to rebuilding and sustaining lives.


VIP Solutions, LLC is the sole manufacturer of the AquaTrek2 product line. Our custom manufactured swimming pool access products include the AquaTrek2 pool Step, AquaTrek2 pool Ladder, AquaTrek2 Transfer System, AquaTrek2 pool Ramp, AquaTrek2 Transfer Platform and the AquaTrek2 Aquatic Wheelchair family.  Our removable and portable pool access products help facilities offer competitive, therapeutic and recreational aquatic programming. Remove several times a day, everyday or only when needed.  Provide patrons of all abilities a simple and practical means of forward-walking entry and exit. AquaTrek2 aquatic access products are backed by national dealer representation.  We have over 100 dealers nationwide representing all 50 states, Canada, and over-seas that carry AquaTrek aquatic access products with pride.



SMARTdesks offers more than just buying computer lab desks or conference tables as a generic commodity. We offer person-to-person design team interaction and collaboration with our customers. Together, project by project, we are shaping conferencing and education for the 21st century. Every space is different: SMARTdesks computer desk, computer lab and conference table solutions provide a configured solution for your space and needs. When you are looking for a full scale classroom, computer lab furniture or conference room design solution, rather than a desk-in-a-box, think SMARTdesks. Our specialty is designing for your space and pulling together our teams in collaboration with your IT integrators. Using cloud based technology to exchange ideas, concepts & drawings in a holistic integrated cloud platform, we bring together our teams to reach configured solutions to fit your needs, your space, your environment.


Space-saving Automated Checkout Kiosks custom branded for each facility are designed around major laptop/ tablet models in 12-bay host “starter” and 12- and 18-bay “companion” stations. Mix multiple device types in the same system and then smartly deploy multiple systems. Stations are integrated to ILS and/or local LDAP or Active Directory. Additionally, web camera, email notifications and full suite of inventory management, audit trail and management reporting functionality make the system one-of-a-kind. Replace 30 desktops and regain over 150 square feet of comfortable seating and lower power usage by up to 90%. This “new” multi-use seating can accommodate and still serve those who want a comfortable place to read a book or those who bring their own digital device with them. Those needing a Laptop or even a 110V Power Charger can check out a device at our innovative kiosks and relax in a new, transformed atmosphere.


Since its inception, TouchNet has focused on its unwavering commitment to a seamless unification of campus commerce. Today, our products give you superior edge-to-edge campus commerce automation and integration. Rapid development of advanced technologies ensures your campus is always ahead of the curve. Serving students and other constituents may be your mission, but securing and processing their payments is your challenge. With rising costs, escalating rules and regulations, and ever-growing student expectations for the latest electronic commerce technology, the job gets tougher all the time. We’re here to help—not just as a vendor, but as your commerce partner. We look for opportunities where you can save time and money, improve student services, and better secure payment data. We offer you the broadest range of campus commerce solutions available and help you navigate a shifting commerce landscape.