Building Industry Magazine - May 2011 - (Page 50)

NewProducts Get a Grip Unistrut Hawaii, a division of GP Roadway Solutions, recently introduced its latest innovation — Gripple seismic bracing systems. These bracing systems are specifically designed and engineered to brace and secure nonstructural equipment and components within a building or structure to minimize earthquake damage to suspended components. For example, Gripple seismic bracing systems are ideal for use in essential facilities that are required for emergency operation in the aftermath of an earthquake. It is also ideal for: bearing cable trays, supporting trellises, hanging lights, signage support and mechanical, electrical and HVAC applications. Gripple seismic bracing systems are available in Hawaii through GP Roadway Solutions. To learn more, call 833-2502 or visit the GP Roadway Solutions showroom at 660 Mapunapuna St. Collaborate Innovate Build Cool as Ice Builders, protecting and preserving Heleloa Hilltop Historic Neighborhood Award winner It takes extraordinary care and attention to detail when restoring or adapting historic landmarks. Pankow’s years of experience rehabilitating historic buildings gives us the knowledge and technical skills to honor the past of our cultural treasures while helping them to function well within a contemporary lifestyle. 2011 Preservation Honor Award, Historic Hawai’i Foundation 2011 Award of Excellence, Build Hawaii Awards, General Contractors Association of Hawaii Know more. 808.521.8971 License No BC-13942 Airgas Gaspro recently announced its new lineup of refrigerants. This includes CFC, HCHC, HFC, ammonia and the new alternative refrigerants. Furthermore, Airgas can eliminate redundant purchases by combining refrigerant procurement with other gas products and safety supplies. Its broad product offering incorporates a complete selection of industrial gases — such as oxygen, nitrogen carbon dioxide, acetylene and argon, as well as welding equipment and supplies and safety products. Airgas says it ensures its customers receive not only reliable products but also valueadded services. For example, Airgas will provide a refrigerant recovery cylinder at no extra charge. When the cylinder is full, return it to Airgas and they will dispose of it at no extra charge. For more information, call Airgas Hawaii at 842-2222 or visit the Honolulu showroom at 2305 Kam Highway. Log on to for more details. BI 50 | BUILDING INDUSTRY | MAY 2011 Pankow Ad_4-11.indd 1 4/12/2011 8:16:01 AM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Building Industry Magazine - May 2011

Building Industry Magazine - May 2011
March in the BIA Parade
First Wind Turns on Kahuku Wind Farm
Two New Rail Contracts
U.S. Transportation Head Visits Hawaii
Kalakaua Sidewalk Improvements Begin
New Turf for Aloha Stadium
Contracts Awarded
Hawthorne Hauls Blocks for Mission House
Low Bids
Spotlight on Success: West Hawaii Civic Center
Best Practices
Concept to Completion: Heleloa Neighborhood
New Products

Building Industry Magazine - May 2011