Fall 2010 Product Spec Guide


Outdoor Products

the bison cube allows for the addition of seating, planters, or storage to bison innovative products rooftop deck systems. made of ipe hardwood and stainless and weathered steel, it is available in a range of custom powder-coated finishes. the cubes measure 2' square, the same size of a bison decking tile, allowing one to be easily switched for the other. when used as a planter, bison cube can hold small trees, shrubs, flowers, or any other type of foliage. an ipe hardwood top can be placed on top of the cube to create storage or seating. bisonip.com

Bison Cube

Add seating, planters, or storage to Bison Innovative Products' rooftop deck systems.

meld usas plus plus pavers allow water to reach soil and plants to avoid runoff and create green space among concrete. they allow a wide variety of configurations and can be used in gardens, driveways, and patios. all pavers are formed with eco-sensitive cement-based composite materials and made of up to 74% recycled content. they are wet cast, air cured, and form finished, enabling a low-embodied-energy manufacturing process. the pavers are available in all standard and custom colors. meldusa.com

Meld USA Plus Plus Pavers

These pavers alllow water to reach soil to avoid runoff.

atlas block co.s new ab collection retaining wall system incorporates up to 36% post-consumer recycled glass and postindustrial recycled materials in its concrete mix. available in a range of shapes, sizes, and textures, the line of sustainable blocks comes in earth-tone colors such as chestnut, beachwood, antique bronze, and smoke blend and can be used for a variety of landscaping applications such as patios, free-standing walls, barbecues, fireplaces, outdoor kitchens, benches, and fountains. the collection is suitable for both commercial and residential applications and can be arranged in a variety of patterns. atlasblock.com

Atlas Block AB Collection

Incorporates up to 36 percent recycled glass and materials in the concrete mix.

Boyd Lighting Phantom

A new sconce lamped with hidden LEDs.

advanced environmental recycling technologies has introduced moistureshield vantage collection, wood-plastic composite decking line that contains a minimum of 30% post-consumer and 60% pre-consumer recycled content. measuring 1" by 6", the collection is embossed with a wood-grain finish on both sides, making each piece reversible. available colors include seasoned mahogany, rustic cedar, cape cod gray, earthtone, terracotta, desert sand, walnut, and tigerwood. the boards come with or without grooves to accommodate hidden fastening systems. they are resistant to rot, decay, moisture, and insects, and come with a limited lifetime warranty. moistureshield.com

Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies MoistureShield Vantage Collection

Wood-plastic composite laminate line of decking made from recycled content.

the skyscape vegetative roof system from firestone building products features double interlocking trays that are easy to install and maintain, and have integrated irrigation and erosion control that promote air flow to keep plants healthy. skyscape offers two planting options (modular trays and a multilayered system). plants arrive on the job site ready to be installed in preplanted trays, as vegetative plugs or tile mats, or as cuttings that can be hydroplanted. the system also provides an insulating layer that improves heating and cooling efficiency, protects roofing material from uv and heat stress degradation, improves stormwater management, and shields the roof from wind and hail damage. www.firestonebpco.com

Firestone Building Products SkyScape

Vegetative roof system with integrated irrigation and erosion control.

the newly formed edwin blue, a handmade modern furniture company, has launched a new outdoor line, the rise collection. the line is offered in two varieties of hardwood, old-growth sinker cypress and fsc-certified machiche, and has a 304-type stainless steel frame with nonmarking, uv-, and corrosion-resistant low-density polyethylene feet. rise includes low-lying, casual seating, lounging, and dining options, including dining and side tables, lounge chairs, ottomans, and bar stools, and each piece is made in the united states. the line also includes a 43-1/2"-by-36-1/4" bar. edwinblue.com

Edwin Blue Rise

New collection of furniture offered in two varieties of hardwood.

Kim Lighting Archetype LED

Parking lot and entrance lights come in two sizes.

phillips collections natures planters are made of natural materials, including abaca (a type of banana indigenous to the philippines) leaves and other types of banana leaves, along with natural weave and wood, that are later covered in many layers of resin to give them strength and luster. the collection is made up of two styles, classic and elonga, and three sizes. for a more contemporary look, polished aluminum and polished bronze finishes are also available. the collection was designed by fred van bedijk. phillipscollection.com

Phillips Collection Nature's Planters

Planters made from natural materials, such as banana leaves.

spled-5 from larson electronics is a solar-powered area light with a rechargeable battery with a 12-hour run time. during daylight hours, the solar panel recharges the fixtures internal lithium-ion batteries; during late evening or early morning, an integrated sensor triggers the light to come on in dim mode; and at night the led light provides 12 hours of low illumination over 200 square feet. a motion detector allows spled-5 to increase light when someone approaches. the luminaire measures 16" by 13" and can be surface mounted or affixed to a pole or rail. magnalight.com

Larson Electronics SPLED-5

A solar-powered area light with a 12-hour-runtime battery.

trio pedestrian from forms  surfaces is part of the companys trio family of products, which includes benches, bike racks, bollard lighting, and a table ensemble. it has a high recycled content, is recyclable, and its metal components have a long life cycle. its two standard powdercoat finishes have no vocs, and custom colors are no or low vocs, depending on color. trio pedestrians overall height ¨is 135", and it is listed for wet locations. it has two standard lamp options: 32w or 48w linear fluorescent. forms-surfaces.com

Forms + Surfaces Trio Pedestrian Lighting

Line of furniture with a high-recycled content.

hessamericas pasadena is a pole-mounted luminaire for pedestrian-scale area and street lighting applications. suitable for everything from universities to parks to corporate campuses, pasadena has a low-profile cast-aluminum housing and a tempered glass lens with screen-printed motif. full cutoff performances makes it suited for dark sky applications and eligible for leed points. lamping options include 70w to 150w ceramic metal halide or 60w to 140w cosmopolis ceramic metal halide. electronic ballasts provide maximum efficiency, and mounting may be single or twin configurations. standard finishes include silver gray metallic, dark gray, or graphite gray. hessamerica.com

HessAmerica Pasadena

A pole-mounted luminaire for pedestrian and street-lighting areas.

eco-ridge from nicolock is a line of permeable pavers that offer the look of natural stone. designed for installation in a 90-degree herringbone pattern for better structural performance, the pavers have a profiled surface texture and come with the companys paver-shield protection. they can also be laid mechanically in large areas where economical installation is needed. the product line eliminates up to 100% of runoff and directs stormwater to 1/2" gaps and a permeable base. they are suited for driveways, parking lots, and roadways and are available in two colors. nicolock.com

Nicolock Eco-Ridge Pavers

Permeable pavers that offer the look of natural stone.