March 1, 2018 — Ville de Lac-Mégantic and Hydro-Québec are partnering to build a microgrid in the municipality’s new downtown.
February 23, 2018 — Across Canada, investment in new housing construction totalled $57.3 billion in 2017, up 8.9% or $4.7 billion compared with 2016, reports Statistics Canada.
February 23, 2018 — Alberta’s Safety Codes Council (SCC) has put out a call for nominations for the Accreditation Award, Certification Award and the Dr. Sauer Award.
February 23, 2018 — Schneider Electric has launched its eighth year of “Go Green in the City,” an annual global contest that invites business and engineering students to find solutions for more energy-efficient cities.
February 23, 2018 — The Ethisphere Institute has named 135 companies across 23 countries and 57 industries as the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies. Congratulations!
February 22, 2018 — Engineers in Canada and India are working together under a new research partnership agreement between Toronto, Ont.-based energy consulting company Kinectrics and the Gujarat Forensic Sciences University (GFSU).
February 22, 2018 — NSi Industries recently hired Jason Obetz as the eastern regional vice president of sales.
February 21, 2018 — Craig T. Martin has joined Beghelli’s GTA sales team as the GTA specification sales representative. In this role, he will work closely with engineers, architects and designers.
February 20, 2018 — Standard Products has announced the promotion of Zane Yakiwchuk to regional sales manager for Western Canada and Greg Chapman to assistant regional sales manager for Western Canada.
February 16, 2018 — UL has launched a new safety certification program for dry type high-voltage transformer insulation systems. These insulation systems are used within the transformer for transmission and distribution of electricity across the power grid.
February 16, 2018 — Arlington Industries Inc. recently announced the recipients of their rep sales awards for 2017.
February 9, 2018 — Eaton has announced the launch of the Neo-Ray Covera and Converge architectural suspended product families featuring its new curved WaveStream light-emitting diode (LED) technology. The two pendant families also introduce Eaton’s LuxWire technology, which allows the luminaires to suspend in space without large power cables.
February 9, 2018 — Legrand’s 42-in. Plastic Enclosure (ENP4250) is transparent to radio frequencies to enable placement of wireless devices into traditional structured wiring installations without interference or reduction of signal coverage.
February 9, 2018 — The Hilti cordless band saw SB 4-A22 is designed for cutting metal pipes and installation channels, plastic pipes, threaded rods, 1-2-in. EMT pipes and 1-5/8-in. strut.
February 8, 2018 — Panduit Corp. has announced the North American release of its VeriSafe – Absence of Voltage Tester. VeriSafe is designed to minimize risk to electrical hazards by verifying the absence of voltage before equipment is accessed.
February 8, 2018 — HellermannTyton announces a new lien of extreme-duty adhesive mounts designed to attach cable and wire bundles “even on difficult surfaces.”
February 8, 2018 — Danfoss has released the RX1200 controller for electric de-icing applications.
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