April 26, 2011 - Scenes from MCEE 2011 in Montreal. EBMag was there as an exhibitor, too (Booth 984). With camera in hand, we caught with friends in Quebec and met some new ones. Stay tuned for more info, including a compilation of Tweets from the show. (Photos A. Capkun)
EBMag was there as René Marineau, past president of Canlyte Inc., received the 2011 Industry Recognition Award (IRA) during EFC's AGM awards luncheon on April 19 in Mississauga, Ont. The new Board of Directors for 2011-2012 was also announced that day, with Jean Belhumeur, president of Leviton Manufacturing of Canada, appointed Chair. Be sure to check out our News Page for articles from the event. (Photos A. Dalton)
EBMag joined Osram Sylvania's Toronto workshop as part of its LED Road Show to preview the future of lighting. Leading the morning and afternoon sessions was JR Salker, applications engineering specialist, who touched on new LED products and emerging trends. Check out the products he referred to in his presentation... recognize any of them? The five-stop tour finishes up April 28 in Halifax, N.S. (Photos A. Dalton)
Scenes from the show floor at NTEA’s Work Truck Show 2011. Be sure to check out upcoming Electrical Business magazine editions for new chassis and product introductions from the show. Also, check out our Videos Page for several videos from the event. (Photos A. Capkun)
While in Indianapolis for the Work Truck Show 2011, Electrical Business was invited to a special, behind-the-scenes tour of Ener1’s battery pack assembly plant in Greenfield, Ind., which it calls “America’s first full-scale lithium-ion battery plant”.
Underwriters Laboratories Canada celebrated 90 years in Canada in 2010. EBMag visited ULC’s compound in Toronto, where ULC conducted tours and inaugurated a new photovoltaic system. (Photos A. Capkun)
Scenes from the IEEE IAS 2011 Electrical Safety Workshop, a.k.a. “The Superbowl of Electrical Safety”. Make plans now to attend the 2012 event in Daytona Beach, Fla., next January. (Photos A. Dalton and Canada Training Group) CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO with Mike Doherty explaining the event.
EBMag was there as Wieland Electric celebrated its 100th Anniversary at the company’s Oakville office/warehouse. Detachable electrical connections are still Wieland’s main business. 100 years ago, engineer Friedrich H. Wieland developed the first detachable electrical connections and, with the ‘Wieland terminal’, laid the foundation for the future success of the family company. (Photos A. Capkun)
Photos from the Ontario Solar Network’s (OSN’s) membership campaign kick-off. OSN is a new non-profit association “dedicated to advancing business development for its members in Ontario’s solar PV market”. CLICK HERE to learn more. (Photos A. Capkun)
EBMag recently covered Canlyte’s LED Launch at the Steam Whistle Brewery, “innovation.people.light.”, which showcased the company’s latest explorations in the world of illumination, featuring LED technology developed in Canada and around the world by Philips. (Photos A. Capkun)