EBMag associate editor Alyssa Dalton was there for Dickies Canada’s Dickies Performance System (DPS) outerwear launch in Toronto, Ont. Highlighting the company’s “commitment to affordable price-points, performance and comfort”, DPS targets workers in harsh elements by helping to keep them warm, dry and mobile. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
“Navigating Turbulent Waters: Strategies for Mastering the New Challenges Facing the Ontario Power System” was the theme of this year’s APPrO Canadian Power Conference, and EBMag was there to learn what was burning in the minds of speakers, exhibitors and delegates, such as: “What are the top priorities for improving the system in the coming year?” or “How to ensure that future public policy takes full account of the physical characteristics of the power system?”. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
The Ontario Energy Network’s mission is “to provide networking opportunities in support of the business interests of the energy industry in Ontario”, and it executed that mission again today at a luncheon featuring Anthony Haines, the president & CEO of Toronto Hydro Corp. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag has returned from a busy few days in Montreal, Que., checking out Electric Mobility Canada's (EMC's) fourth annual Electric Vehicle Conference & Tradeshow – drawing a record number of attendees in the show's history, said event organizers. The team had a great time reconnecting with old friends and meeting new ones! (Photos A. Dalton) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Last week, EBMag presented its inaugural “Partners in Training: Electrical Maintenance & Reliability Forum”, bringing together electrical contractors, service contractors, industrial engineers, maintenance professionals, plant operators, and anyone associated with maximizing a facility’s uptime. The show combined a trade show-like format and a series of training seminars. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag dropped in on Westburne, 260 Ambassador Drive, Mississauga, for its Tool Show, where customers were able to deal directly with suppliers to buy the tools they need at the prices they want. The event featured lunch, door prizes and a grand prize of a Samsung 55-in. LED HDTV. The winner of the TV was drawn by special guest, Toronto Classic Rock Q107’s John Scholes. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
This week, the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) hosted its 28th Annual Conference & Exhibition in Toronto, Ont., bringing together over 2,500 experts to discuss opportunities, challenges and the latest developments in the wind energy field. Here are scenes from the tradeshow floor. (Photos A. Dalton) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag was there for Affiliated Distributors’ North American Meeting of the Electrical Supply Division (NAM ESD), where the highlight was the Awards Dinner. Congratulations to the following Canadian winners: Independent Electric Supply, Canadian Affiliate of the Year Award; Hammond Power Solutions, U.S. & Canadian Supplier of the Year for Leadership Award; E.B. Horsman & Son, (first-ever) Giving Back Award. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
What an excellent time we had in St. John’s with the folks attending CANEW 2012 (Canadian Airports National Electrical Workshop). As first-time delegates, we didn’t know what to expect, but these airport electricians are true professionals, through and through. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Congratulations to the 2012 recipients of Electrical Safety Authority's (ESA's) annual Ontario Electrical Safety Award, presented the evening of September 27. This gallery contains photos from the Awards Reception and photos of award winners: Burlington Hydro; Electrical Safety for Emergency Responders Committee; Doug Geralde of Canadian Standards Association (CSA); and Enersource Hydro Mississauga. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Earlier this week, EBMag associate editor Alyssa Dalton had the opportunity to attend Eaton's Technical Education Conference (E-TEC), a new three-day event customized for Eaton customers to connect and hear from industry experts on electrical power. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Here are scenes from the tradeshow floor at IIDEX Canada 2012, where over 150,000 lighting professionals, facility managers, interior designers, architects and others in related sectors gathered in Toronto, Ont., for the two-day event. (Photos A. Dalton) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag was there last week for Electro-Federation Canada (EFC)'s annual Economic Forecast Day, featuring Maureen Farrow (Economap), Timothy Gill (National Electrical Manufacturers Association, [NEMA]), Shawn DuBravac (Consumer Electronics Associations [CEA]), and Carl Gomez, Bentall Kennedy. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Today, EBMag attended the convention of the Canadian Section & Ontario Chapter of IAEI (International Association of Electrical Inspectors). It was great to see all the familiar faces and, more importantly, absorb all the knowledge that can be found at an IAEI event. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Photos from the Anixter Toronto Showcase, where the distributor and its network of manufacturer partners offered solutions to help delegates meet their project needs. (Photos A. Dalton) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Rittal Systems Ltd.—a manufacturer of enclosures, IT infrastructure solutions, climate control solutions and accessories—recently hosted an Open House Tour & Reception at its Mississauga facility on Ordan Drive to celebrate the receipt of Best in Sales in Americas award for 2011, as well as the opening of its new Canadian HQ and distribution centre. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag visited CUEE 2012, the Canadian Utilities Equipment & Engineering Show, which features products and services for the utility sector, especially electric utilities. When we covered the event in 2010, we focused on the inside. This time around, we focused on some of the sights and sounds of the outdoor exhibition space. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
(Updated August 31, 2012) EBMag was there as Siemens global CEO Peter Loscher helped Siemens Canada officially kick off its 100-year anniversary with a celebratory event at its new 110,000-sf headquarters in Oakville, Ont., which will be completed later this year. The event launched two days of celebration to “mark past accomplishments and launch the company’s second century of innovation and excellence in Canada”. CLICK HERE for the full News Item. CLICK HERE for our VIDEO. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
(UPDATED) EBMag was there for Electro-Federation Canada’s (EFC’s) Annual Federation Cup Golf Tournament at Rattlesnake Point GC. It’s great to catch up with old friends and meet some new ones! We’ve added more photos since noon. Now we have shots of Shoot For The Loot, various award winners for longest drive, closest to the pin, etc., a special speech from past EFC Scholarship recipient Ray Collins, and the transfer of the prestigious Waterman Cup from Team America to Team Canada! (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag was there for Ontario Electrical League’s Annual Electrical Industry Golf Tournament at Nobleton Lakes Golf Club. While perhaps a little on the hot side, you really couldn’t ask for better weather. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
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