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Monday, March 16, 2015

Tate Signatures Logo
Tate ® , a market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of raised access flooring and airflow management solutions, is introducing Tate Signatures a new brand for access floor finishes. The increased use of access floors in commercial office environments and the desire to preserve the benefits of the system throughout the entire building has led to the creation of a unique brand dedicated to factory laminated access floor finishes...

Friday, March 06, 2015

Tate Airflow™, the global brand of next generation airflow management products and services, is introducing an upgrade to the existing line of SmartAire® automatic variable-air-volume dampers. The new SmartAire® MZ offers four independent control zones, a simplified user interface on the unit and on screen, and greater integration with existing DCIM and BAS systems. SmartAire® MZ (Multi-Zone)dampers offer automatic balancing by monitoring inlet...

Monday, September 01, 2014

ContainAire Data Center Aisle Containment by Tate
Tate Airflow™, the global brand of next generation airflow management products and services, is introducing an improved line of aisle level containment products. The new ContainAire products offer a more cost effective solution than the previous generation with expanded features and simple time saving installation methods. "Bringing ContainAire manufacturing in-house and expanding our capabilities enables us to be more flexible. Now we can...

Thursday, August 07, 2014

New IsoFlo Cabinet
Tate Airflow™, the global brand of next generation airflow management products and services, is introducing IsoFlo ™ a fully contained cabinet. The IsoFlo cabinet offers a more efficient, cost effective and flexible data center design when compared to aisle containment systems. Air-side economization is one of the most efficient means to cool a data center. However, to take full advantage of these designs human occupancy within the data center...

Thursday, June 05, 2014

New DirectAire Al, Data Center Airflow Panel
Tate Airflow™, the newly launched global brand of next generation airflow management products and services, is introducing its latest directional airflow panel DirectAire® Al . The new panel offers a light-weight high performance alternative to standard grates by directing airflow from the raised floor plenum to the data center racks. Similar to Tate’s other directional airflow panels DirectAire Al delivers airflow from the floor to a standard...

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Tate Airflow Logo
Tate ® , a market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of raised access flooring and airflow management solutions, introduced Tate Airflow a new brand for data center products and services during AFCOM Data Center World – Global Conference 2014 , Arp. 28- May 2, at the Mirage Resort, Las Vegas, Nv. The creation of a unique brand dedicated to data center airflow management products and services has been building for several years...

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Tate® a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, has partnered with Interface, Inc. , the world’s largest designer and maker of carpet tile, to incorporate Interface® products into PosiTile® , Tate’s carpet tile solution for access floors. Each PosiTile carpet tile is sized to match one-to-one with a Tate ConCore® access floor panel to facilitate a quick and easy move of utility services to another...

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Tate® Celebrates 50 Years in the Access Floor Industry
Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, is celebrating 50 years in the access floor industry. Tate Architectural Products Company (TAPCO) was formed in 1963 and, that same year, designed a steel panel for the new access floor industry. The following year, the newly designed steel panels were released to the market and the first panels were sold to the Naval Facility Computer Room in Norfolk,...

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions and Upsite Technologies®, Inc. , a leader in data center airflow management solutions, today announced the publication of a new white paper: “Six Reasons to Specify Air-Sealing Grommets in the Design of a New Data Center.” Available for free download on the Tate and Upsite Technologies website, the paper discusses the importance of including air-sealing...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

A new Autodesk Revit content library accessible through Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, and a connection to the Autodesk Seek web service are enabling design professionals to incorporate Tate products in data-rich, intelligent 3D models consistent with the Revit Model Content Style Guide (RMCSG) version 2.1. “Tate is proud to offer intelligent BIM families for its new directional...

Thursday, June 06, 2013

Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, announces that its SmartAire® and DirectAire® in-floor cooling solutions for data centers have been selected by BUILDINGS magazine as 2013 Money-Saving Products . The annual selection showcases products and services that save facilities managers money, whether it’s in terms of utility bills, employee productivity, time, maintenance needs or product...

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, announced it has eliminated 100 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions caused primarily by electricity and natural gas usage in its three North American facilities. Continued efforts to reduce energy consumption coupled with the purchase of carbon offsets and wind credits, have helped Tate become a net zero manufacturer. As a member of the Kingspan...

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Tate®, a market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of raised access flooring and in-floor cooling solutions, announces that its EcoCore phase change panel is the recipient of a 2012 Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products magazine. The annual awards program, which recognized EcoCore in the HVAC and energy management category, determines and honors innovation in the development and refinement of buildings-related...

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Tate DirectPerf 25%
Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, introduces its newest product offering for the data center market – the Directional Perf ™ perforated directional airflow panel. The product helps direct airflow from the raised floor plenum to the data center racks where cooling is required. Like DirectAire ® airflow panels, Directional Perf delivers airflow to standard server racks at an angle,...

Monday, June 11, 2012

Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, introduces a new addition to its product offering for the data center market – the PowerAire™ Quad fan assist module . This module uses four fans connected in parallel to provide built-in redundancy. Like the original PowerAire® fan-assist module , the PowerAire Quad effectively manages the cooling requirements for dense server racks and blades. It...

Thursday, April 05, 2012

Tate®, a market leader in the manufacture of raised floors and airflow management solutions, has issued a white paper that identifies server leakage as a large potential source of bypass air in contained cold aisles. Tate conducted a study of 10 servers from five leading manufacturers and found the servers will leak cold air into the hot aisle at a rate of 23 to 135 percent of their designed flow rate, when a positive static pressure is...

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Tate®, a market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of raised access flooring solutions, is expanding its product offering for the data center market with SmartAire™ T , an in-floor damper that provides on-demand cooling in contained hot aisles. The new product allows technicians to comfortably work on equipment in hot aisles for extended periods of time. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) exposure limits for...

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Tate Multi-zone Opposed Blade Damper
For the second year in a row, Tate®, a market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of airflow management solutions for raised floor data centers, is the recipient of a SearchDataCenter.com 2011 Product of the Year gold award, which is the highest award available. A panel of judges that included SearchDataCenter.com editors and other data center industry experts selected Tate’s Multi-zone Opposed Blade Damper from among a number of...

Sunday, January 01, 2012

Tate®, a market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of raised access flooring and in-floor cooling solutions, introduced its new EcoCore Phase Change Panel during AHR 2012 , Jan. 23-25, at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois. Tate’s EcoCore Phase Change Panel incorporates the latest advances in micro-encapsulated phase change materials to reduce indoor air temperature fluctuations and save energy. During the...