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!
July 20, 2012 - Amid a summer of sweltering temperatures, there couldn't have been a more pleasant day than yesterday for a round of golf at the Ontario Energy Network (OEN) annual Sunnybrook Foundation charity golf tournament. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
After announcing it during Sonepar Canada’s Energy Saving & Environmental Week 2012, Osso Electric Supplies’ Oshawa branch has moved into its new location at 361 Marwood Drive after 28 years at its 209 Bloor Street location. And what a difference! Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Yesterday, the Greater Toronto Area broke a record for highest temperature on July 17, but that didn’t stop diehards from hitting the links at Milton’s Royal Ontario G.C. for the 7th Annual Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario (ECAO) IBEW golf tournament. (Photos A. Capkun) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag's associate editor, Alyssa Dalton, was in Brookfield, Wisc., last week for a special media preview at Milwaukee Electric Tool's corporate headquarters. Multiple new products were out on display... many of which we are not allowed to tell you about yet!! Here are some photos from the event, including our very own Alyssa testing out her tool skills. (Photos A. Dalton.) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
Electrical Business’ editor, Anthony Capkun, recently returned from CSA’s Annual Conference and Committee Week in beautiful Quebec City, Que., and what an amazing experience. It is here that the top minds gather to discuss the important matter of advancing society through CSA’s consensus-built standards, like the Canadian Electrical Code. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag was there as GE Energy’s Industrial Solutions business celebrated the five-year anniversary its Canadian Assembly Centre (Mississauga, Ont.), saying the centre exemplifies “the company’s commitment to providing timelier, cost-effective service to its customers operating in Canada”. CLICK HERE for VIDEO. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag’s editor, Anthony Capkun, was pleased to attend Manitoba Electrical League’s (MEL’s) “Current Connections” Electrical Showcase. It was great to meet the league’s ‘newish’ general manager, Gord Macpherson (VIDEO to come), as well as the many loyal Electrical Business readers—both exhibitors and attendees. Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag editor Anthony Capkun had the opportunity to pop in on a supper meeting of the Prairie Chapter of the International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI). It was great catching up with friends and acquaintances, and making some new friends to boot—like our new pals Arthur Lennie, Stan Norn, Kevin Dunbar and Ron Hiscock from the Northwest Territories (Photo 7). Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
May 28, 2012 - EBMag's associate editor Alyssa Dalton joined the celebrations this past weekend as the Electrical Contractors Association of Alberta (ECAA) commemorated its 50th anniversary. Many congratulations, everyone! Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
EBMag is back from CanSIA (Canadian Solar Industries Association)'s eventful Solar Ontario Conference in London, Ont. This year's two-day event doubled in size from last year - pulling 100 booths and 1000 attendees. This gallery contains photos from a tour of London Transit's new solar installation (sponsored by Schletter, Siliken and Solsmart), opening reception, panel speakers, and the tradeshow floor. (Photos A. Dalton.) Add to Facebook Like this? Tweet it to your followers!
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