Aug. 21, 2019 - Lighting manufacturer and marketer MaxLite recently hired Jeffrey (‘Jeff’) Bristol as vice-president (VP) of commercial and industrial (C&I) sales.
Aug. 19, 2019 – Mercury Lighting, a distributor based in in Vaughan, Ont., is ending its affiliation with the Mercor Lighting Group (current logo pictured) as part of an effort to return to its roots and re-establish itself as a pre-eminent national lighting provider.
Aug. 16, 2019 – Service Wire has appointed Charles (‘Chuck’) F. Oldaker, Jr. executive vice-president (EVP). He will also continue to maintain his position as the wire and cable manufacturer’s chief financial officer (CFO).
Aug. 14, 2019 – Arlington Industries, which manufactures electrical fittings and connectors, has appointed Dave Welsh to a newly created position as business development manager.
Aug. 12, 2019 - The National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO), jointly sponsored by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Canada and the Canadian Electrical Contractors Association (CECA), presented its 2019 Leadership Excellence Award to Chris Taran, RSE, yesterday at its training conference in Vancouver.
Aug. 12, 2019 – The board for ABB, which develops electrification, automation, robotics and motion product lines, has unanimously appointed Björn Rosengren (pictured) CEO. He will join the company next February before succeeding interim CEO Peter Voser in March.
Aug. 9, 2019 – When Mary Cianchetti, CSA Group’s president of standards, was first given an opportunity to work with the organization in 2004, as a project manager in its nuclear power program, she says it took her a while to figure out who she’d be working for.
Aug. 8, 2019 – Electri-Flex announces its 'Type CSA' Liquatite jacketed metallic flexible electrical conduit conforms to C22.2 No. 56-17 Annex A ‘heavy-duty’ (HD) for CSA certification.
Aug. 7, 2019 – The Canadian Council of Directors of Apprenticeship (CCDA), a voluntary intergovernmental partnership, has reached consensus on the harmonization of 32 Red Seal trades, including electricians, with new recommendations set to be implemented by September 2020.
Aug. 7, 2019 - Jimmy Siavelis has returned to Legrand Canada as the Wattstopper electrical distribution district manager for Ontario.
Aug. 6, 2019 – Ideal Industries, which manufactures tools and products for the electrical industry, has appointed Sean Bernard a regional sales manager for its Audacy wireless lighting control division, with a territory spanning the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and Eastern Canada.
Aug. 6 – The 45th WordSkills Competition will be held in Kazan, Russia, from Aug. 22 to 27, putting the skills of young electricians and other professionals from around the world to the test in a performance comparison of non-academic occupations. The event aims to raise awareness of the importance of first-class vocational training.
Aug. 2, 2019 – Electrical and control product provider NSI Industries has expanded its portfolio with a new series of power distribution blocks (PDBs), designed to provide a safe method for splicing and tapping power conductors.
Aartech Canada Vendor Expo
August 27, 2019
PCIC 2019 • 66th IEEE Petroleum & Chemical Industry Committee Conference
September 9-11, 2019
Electric Elle Golf Tournament
September 10, 2019