October 3, 2014 - Flir says its new TG165 imaging IR thermometer lets the user see invisible heat patterns, measure temperatures accurately, and conveniently store images and measurement data for reporting.
October 3, 2014 - Now available for download, Greenlee’s PullCalc mobile application claims to be the only pulling calculator on the market that finds the approximate pull force needed to install electrical cable inside conduit.
October 1, 2014 - Hydro-Quebec and National Grid, a British multinational electricity and gas utility company, have signed a licensing agreement for the LineScout, a robotic device able to inspect high-voltage transmission lines, in which National Grid obtains the right to use the technology on UK territory for ten years.
October 1, 2014 - EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (EHT) has completed a 500kAC solar photovoltaic (PV) system for E.S. Fox Ltd. under the Ontario Feed-in Tariff (FIT) program.
September 26, 2014 - Channellock Inc., a family-owned and -operated plier and hand tool manufacturer has named Jonathan “Jon” S. DeArment (in photo) as its president and COO, effective October 1, 2014. He will succeed his father, William S. DeArment, who will continue as the company’s CEO and board chair.
September 26, 2014 - EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies (EHT) says it has completed the installation of the 108kW St. Etienne project under the Ontario Feed-in Tariff (FIT) program. The project includes about 520 Jinko solar panels, Schletter racking and Santerno inverters.
September 26, 2014 - General Glass International has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for 10 serious safety violations, including five electrical safety hazards found at its fabrication and design centre at 101 Venture Way in Secaucus, N.J. Initiated after a complaint, the March 2014 inspection proposes $45,540 US in penalties.
September 26, 2014 - The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has cited McAfee Electric with one willful and one serious safety violation, carrying proposed penalties of $51,000 US.
September 26, 2014 - Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) has just announced the 2014 EFC Foundation Scholarship recipients. Congratulations!
September 26, 2014 - The Electricity Distributors Association (EDA)—representing electrical utilities that deliver power to homes, businesses, and institutions throughout Ontario—has initiated the There’s a lot on the line communications campaign, aimed that educating consumers on the role local electrical utilities plays in delivering power.
(UPDATED October 21, 2014, with PHOTO) September 26, 2014 - Tom Cromwell, president of Kohler Engines since 2009, has assumed responsibility for Kohler Co.’s worldwide power operations, reporting directly to David Kohler, president and CEO.
September 25, 2014 - An inspection by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has found that the deaths of two workers in a crane tip-over could have been prevented if the employer, Massachusetts Bay Electrical Corp., had set up and operated the crane according to the manufacturer’s instructions and trained employees in its proper operation.
September 25, 2014 - The Westdale community in Hamilton, Ont., will see a $1.3-million investment as Horizon Utilities aims to modernize its electricity system and infrastructure by replacing and upgrading the 4kV system with a new 13.8kV capacity substation.
September 25, 2014 - ABB announced at the United Nations (UN) Climate Summit in New York this week that it is joining the UN’s Sustainable Energy for All initiative (SE4ALL), saying it will provide expertise on energy efficient motors and transformers to help governments devise policies that accelerate energy savings.
September 25, 2014 - Willy Miranda, operating as Miranda Electric, has been convicted for a fourth time on charges related to performing electrical work illegally in two homes.
September 22, 2014 - Worn on the outside of clothing, HD Electric says its V-Watch personal voltage detector alerts workers to the presence of electrical fields or energized equipment.
September 22, 2014 - Caterpillar has launched the Cat XQC1600 and Cat XQC1200 generator sets, two new diesel rental power modules that claim to combine world-class durability and reliability with fuel economy and power density.
September 22, 2014 - ThermaLED exterior luminaire from Optec LED Lighting is engineered with a thermal management system utilizing independent heat sink technology, which draws heat away from each LED where it then dissipates rather than being trapped in the housing, says the company.
September 22, 2014 - Knipex Tools says its latest series of angled pliers and cutters, which include an 8-in. angled long nose pliers, 7-in. angled diagonal cutter, 7 1/2-in. angled combination pliers and 8 3/4-in. cable cutter, meets the needs of hardworking hands and various applications.
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