September 19, 2017 — Schneider Electric has appointed Christophe de Maistre as executive vice president, head of the Partner Projects Division within the Building Business. The Partner Projects Division focuses on low voltage electrical power distribution products, equipment and solutions.
September 20, 2017 - “This fall we are also officially launching the Ontario Mechanical League,” writes Stephen Sell, president of the Ontario Electrical League, in the September 2017 edition of The Dialogue. “We would like to welcome our mechanical contractor members to the organization, and we look forward to working with them on industry issues that are affecting them.”
September 19, 2017 — By 2020, the city of Edmonton plans to buy only electric transit buses.
September 19, 2017 - With all the technical sessions going on here in Calgary for IEEE PCIC, it was good to take time over lunch to recognize individuals who contribute so much of their time to PCIC and IEEE, standards development, and knowledge advancement through technical papers. Some of the noteworthy award recipients include:
September 15, 2017 — WAGO has appointed Toby Thomann president of its North American headquarters in Germantown, Wisconsin.
September 15, 2017 — For live indoor stage theatre events, it is extremely important that the audience clearly hears the performance. These days, many performers use very small, portable wireless microphones. Their musical equipment—violins, guitars, pianos, etc.—are also equipped with these microphone-type devices.
September 15, 2017 — A well-built power protection solution with highly efficient uninterruptible power system (UPS) hardware helps keep business applications available, power costs manageable and important data safe. By becoming familiar with the basics of a UPS and how to choose the right one, facilities operators and IT staff can ensure mission-critical systems always have the clean, reliable electricity they need to drive long-term success.
September 13, 2017* - The Ontario Energy Network announced the recipients of its 2017 scholarships, both of which have already spent some time working in the energy sector. Congratulations to Linda Chigbo and Kristina Mlakar.
September 13, 2017 - At Mobile World Congress Americas, Philips Lighting and American Tower Corp. announced an alliance to “accelerate the digital transformation of urban spaces and the adoption of smart city services” (in the United States).
September 13, 2017 — Plan Group Inc. has been selected as the sub-contractor that will provide electrical, mechanical and ICAT (information communications and automated technologies) for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation’s new Niagara Falls Entertainment Centre project.
September 12, 2017 - Ontario’s Workplace Safety & Insurance Board says that—after conducting a multi-year engagement with experts and stakeholders—it is changing the way the board calculates employer premium rates, adding the process will be easier for employers to understand, and more accurately reflect the risks associated with operating their businesses.
Gerrie Electric 60th Anniversary Selling Show 1 of 2
September 20, 2017
IAEI Canadian Section Meeting 2017
September 22-24, 2017
BICSI 2017 Fall Conference & Exhibition
September 24-28, 2017