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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Emergi-Lite® Nexus® Emergency Lighting Management System

Written by Heidi Schwartz. Posted in Energy, New Product Flash, Technology

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Published on April 17, 2012 with No Comments

Thomas & Betts has introduced the Emergi-Lite® Nexus® Emergency Lighting Management System, which is designed to provide more accurate data than that which is gathered through manual methods and frequently subject to human error.

The product provides real-time status of the entire emergency lighting and exit sign systems, runs system diagnostics, performs required monthly and annual functional tests, generates maintenance logs, and runs compliance reports from a central control unit. Additionally, Emergi-Lite operates independently of the emergency lighting and exit sign systems so it does not interfere with the operation of the lighting system or disrupt the power supply.

Available in both wired and wireless versions, the Emergi-Lite Nexus Emergency Lighting Management System is quick and easy to install. The system user is able to manage the installation by installing and removing components, testing and monitoring the system, and managing maintenance activities, enabling the reduction of maintenance time and costs.

The wired version uses a dedicated data cable network for areas where wireless communication is not possible. The wireless version uses radio frequency (RF) communication and 900 MHz mesh networking technology to penetrate dense building materials, including masonry walls.

About Heidi Schwartz

Heidi Schwartz

Schwartz joined Group C Media in April 1989 as managing editor of Today's Facility Manager (TFM) magazine (formerly Business Interiors) where she was subsequently promoted to editor/co-publisher of the monthly trade magazine for facility management professionals. In September 2012, she took over the newly created position of internet director for TFM's parent company, Group C Media, where she is charged with developing content and creating online strategies for TFM and its sister publication, Business Facilities. Schwartz can be reached at

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