Communications/ Security  FINALISTS

By Consulting Specifying Engineer Staff June 28, 2005
316L by Cablofil
Stainless-steel cable tray for corrosive environments installs faster than traditional cable management methods, according to the manufacturer, because it can be configured on site to any installation. The tray utilizes a passivation and etching process to prevent rust and scales on the stainless steel surface.
4000 Series Raceway by Wiremold/Legrand
Pre-wired raceway designed for schools, institutions and commercial facilities installs in as little as one-third the time required for field-assembled perimeter raceways, according to the manufacturer. The raceway can be divided for multi-service applications and is constructed from rigid steel with a scratch-resistant gray-baked enamel surface. It accepts industry-standard and proprietary devices from multiple manufacturers to provide a seamless interface for voice, data, audio and video applications at the point of use. The product is manufactured to specified job sites, and jobs can be packaged by area, floor or building.
VideoJet 1000 Encoder/Decoder by

DVR/transceiver is a single-channel unit that combines simultaneous MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 transmission with dual encoding, allowing remote and LAN users to view best-quality video and make long-term recordings at a different quality level at the same time. It’s compatible with PAL and NTSC sources, and its video signals can be displayed concurrently on a PC with a VIDOS VCS software decoder or a web browser.