October 15, 2014 - Dyson says its Airblade Tap hand dryer washes and dries hands without having to leave the sink, as infrared sensors pinpoint hand positions and release water from the tap stem.
October 15, 2014 - Legrand has announced the availability of its Pass & Seymour metallic-finish devices and wallplates, available in switches and dimmers, and GFCI, tamper-resistant and USB charging receptacles.
October 15, 2014 - Boasting the latest in measuring technology and reliable performance, the Hilti laser range meters PD-I and PD-E claim to take measurements with an accuracy of +/- 1/16 in.
October 15, 2014 - The Electrical Training Alliance (formerly NJATC) has added the Simutech electrical troubleshooting training simulations to its growing library of interactive learning solutions. Offered outside the Alliance’s Blended Learning System, Simutech’s Transit Edition promises convenient access for students and instructors on multiple computers.
October 15, 2014 - Dexter+Chaney’s second mobile application—Project Plan Room—distributes construction documents, communicates data and relays project information in real-time to employees’ and subcontractors’ mobile devices on the jobsite.
October 15, 2014 - Royal Philips says it has flattened the downlight with the introduction of the SlimSurface LED family of downlights.
October 15, 2014 - Halco Lighting has introduced the ProLED multidirectional A19 lamps in 6W and 9.5W version as a replacement for standard incandescents.
October 15, 2014 - ZooShare Biogas Cooperative Inc. has raised more than $1 million for what it says will soon be North America’s first zoo-based biogas plant. Located across from The Toronto Zoo in Ontario, the 500kW biogas plant will convert zoo animal manure and food waste from local grocery stores into renewable energy.
October 15, 2014 - A recent report from Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) and Ontario Power Authority (OPA) highlights how electricity imports and exports can provide significant benefits to the province, including flexibility, reliability and reduced costs for consumers.
October 15, 2014 - Hydro One announced that the refurbishment of an international transmission circuit linking Ontario and Michigan is complete. The $6.8-million investment refurbished 24 towers on the 5.5-km circuit that runs from Sarnia Scott TS to the Mid River Junction Bunce Creek at the St. Clair River.
October 10, 2014 - A report by the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF-FCA) finds that investment by skilled trades employers in essential skills training is money well spent.
October 10, 2014 - Two years after breaking ground for the construction of a new plant in South Carolina, Nexans is celebrating the opening of its Goose Creek facility. The plant will produce high voltage (HV) power cables and is expected to create 200 manufacturing jobs over the next few years. The 350,000-sf plant will “serve the growing demand” for HV power systems in North America fuelled by new power transmission infrastructure projects.
(UPDATED October 14, 2014, with PHOTO) October 9, 2014 - Specialized Power Solutions is welcoming Jack Ballard to the position of sales manager, where he brings more than 30 years of experience in the power distribution and motor control field.
October 9, 2014 - AFL says its APM-101/102 automatic preparation machines allow technicians to quickly and efficiently strip, clean and cleave fibers in 18-21 seconds.
October 8, 2014 - Prysmian Group says its OWideCap-OM4 multimode fiber is optimized for multi-wavelength systems, delivering OM4 performance in the 850-950nm window while maintaining compatibility with current laser-optimized multimode fibers.
October 8, 2014 - FSR has expanded its line of wall box solutions with the addition of the PWB-353 wall box unit.
October 8, 2014 - Platinum Tools says its Tele-TitanXg 2.0 (p/n 12516) makes two-step crimping simple by combining two crimpers into a single tool.
October 8, 2014 - Extron Electronics has announced four DTP twisted pair distribution amplifiers—two DTP HD DA 230 models and two DTP HD DA 330 models—which provide one HDMI input with loop-through, and either four or eight DTP outputs.
October 8, 2014 - At BICSI’s 2014 Fall Conference, Omnitron Systems introduced its iConverter 2GXT four-port ethernet device, which can be used as two independent fiber-to-copper gigabit media converters or as a four-port gigabit switch.
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