June 1, 2017 - Schneider Electric has introduced a new flush mounting kit for Harmony XB4, XB5, and XB7 devices to “improve the style of control panel or machine design”.
May 15, 2017 - IPC Resistors rebranded into I-Gard about 12 years ago, the company says, and exited various power resistor markets with a new strategic focus on new core markets of ground fault and arc flash protection.
April 7, 2017 - Schaffner introduces the FN530 sine wave filter with EMC output filter, which it says eliminates premature motor damage caused by high dv/dt, overvoltages, cable ringing, motor overheating and eddy current losses in industrial applications.
January 5, 2017 - Rockwell Automation has introduced a suite of drive solutions, Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755T drives, that it says will help users reduce energy costs and increase machine uptime for assets running in high-demand applications.
December 15, 2016 - Pentair has introduced a new line of Hoffman-branded, modular enclosures for the industrial automation and process control markets: the Proline G2.
December 5, 2016 - ElfaPlus, a miniature circuit breaker (MCB) designed and manufactured by GE, recently achieved a UL-rating, making it a global MCB platform.
February 23, 2018 - LED lighting player Arani (Montreal) says its new website is not only an aesthetic upgrade, but accurately reflects product inventory in real time, allowing visitors to build and request custom quotes, free of charge.
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 7, 2018 — Litetronics says its new LED Volumetric RetroFit line of systems can upgrade almost any fluorescent troffer to energy-saving LED technology in minutes.
February 6, 2018 — Eaton’s new All-Pro MS180BT sensor is a Bluetooth-enabled motion sensor that allows users to control outdoor security lighting from an iOS or Android smart device through a mobile app.
January 23, 2018 — Hubbell Lighting says it has designed a “first-of-its-kind” luminaire for patient room lighting. The Remedi LED multi-function bed light consists of four distinct optical compartments.
January 10, 2018 —The 40W LED Area Lamp from MaxLite can replace 175 W metal halide bulbs in outdoor luminaires.
June 1, 2017 - E2S Warning Signals’ new ‘D2xB1’ Class I Division 2 LED notification device is UL1971-listed for hearing impaired and is also self-synchronizing on multi-unit systems without the need for any additional modules and features minimal operating current and in-rush.
July 29, 2016 - According to Carlo Gavazzi, Dupline Safe, a safety bus, can transmit signals up to 5 km without repeater, making it possible to implement plant-wide solutions.
June 30, 2016 - Dialight has launched its A0/A1 Red Controller system. The company claims this A0/A1 system has the lowest DC power consumption in the industry, making it ideal for operating its Vigilant low (L-810) and medium (L-864) intensity red obstruction lights typically for met towers for the wind industry or cellular communication towers where solar and battery or generators are used as the power source.
April 29, 2016 - E2S Warning Signals has added visual signals to the “explosion-proof and corrosion-resistant” GNEx family.
December 14, 2015 - E2S Warning Signals says it has introduced a SIL (Safety Integrity Level) 2 version of its BEx range of explosion-proof alarm horn sounders and Xenon strobe beacons.
November 12, 2015 - The Weiser Kevo smart lock, powered by UniKey technology, and the Ring video doorbell now work together, enabling homeowners to secure and control their entire entryway from their smartphones.
February 28, 2018 - WernerCo brand Knaack says its new Cart Armour and compact rolling workbench are designed specifically for commercial construction and residential contractors who need secure yet easily accessible storage solutions.
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 — Arlington’s 14.4 cu. inch fan/fixture pan box mounts to a joist in new construction and is UL/CSA listed with a two-hour fire rating. Designed for 1/2-in. and single or double 5/8-in. drywall — with furring strips or hat channel, the fan bracket installation screws ship captive until ready to use.
January 30, 2018 — Southwire Tools & Equipment introduces a new line of heavy-duty PVC conduit benders. This offering includes three PVC conduit benders. Southwire says the benders help users increase efficiency when heating and bending PVC conduit.
January 23, 2018 — Milwaukee says the M18 Fuel Hackzall One-Handed Reciprocating Saw is the first brushless, 18V one-handed recip saw on the market.
January 3, 2018 — Greenlee Textron Inc.’s C3 Auto Whip clad cable cutting machine is an automated solution for notching and cutting AC (BX), MC cables and FMC.
March 14, 2018 –The PowerLogic PM8000 series meter now features improved cybersecurity, web page waveform data, expanded logging capability and DHCP for IPv6.
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.
September 25, 2017* - Fluke says its new T6 electrical testers with FieldSense technology can simultaneously measure (not just detect) voltage and current.
January 30, 2018 — The new Fluke 64 Max IR thermometer features Auto Capture, which allows technicians to set time and intervals to record the temperature unattended so it can capture “elusive temperature events.”
November 8, 2017 — The Bosch Blaze GLM 42 laser measure offers users full-colour backlit display with high resolution “even in dark areas or in low-light/no-light conditions.” The product provides default real-time length, area, volume and indirect measuring functions that the company says are simple to navigate thanks to a display guide that walks the user through each measurement function.
October 27, 2017 — Dent Instruments has replaced its PowerScout 24 submeter with two new multi-circuit power submeters: PowerScout 12 HD and PowerScout 48 HD. The two models monitor voltage, current, power, energy and other electrical parameters on multiple single and/or three-phase systems. The products come equipped with a USB port for quick setup and an optional local display for diagnostics and reading real-time values. Standard Serial RS-485 and Ethernet communications are also available in the same unit. Using the USB port and ViewPoint HD software, users can toggle between communication methods, protocols and other parameters in the field. Both meters meet ANSI C-12.20-2010 Class 0.2 revenue grade standards for accuracy.
January 30, 2018 — Wieland Electric Inc. has added three new switches to its wienet series of Ethernet switches: the UMS 5-W, UMS 8 and LMS 16-W.
August 12, 2016 - Greenlee Textron Inc. is offering a new Android application for remote control of the DataScout multi-service network analyzer (DS10G) under the Greenlee Communications brand.
August 4, 2016 - PDUWhips, a division of Iron Box Power Distribution, has added zLock power cords by Zonit Solutions to their existing catalogue of power cords, PDU cables, plug adapters and custom power solutions.
April 27, 2016 - Ideal Networks, manufacturer of cable and network testers, has introduced a free app that allows field technicians to share test data with colleagues and mobile devices.
April 26, 2016 - DNF Controls has a number of new and enhanced device management products including the IP Control Buddy, USP3, and AIB-3/AIB-4.
April 26, 2016 - Fathom, a new business unit of Rx Networks, says it “redefines the beacon and IoT space with the launch of the Fathom suite of products—a hardware and software system designed to address the challenges of managing large-scale beacon deployments”.
February 7, 2018 — Hubbell Control Solutions has developed a new Power over Ethernet (PoE) product “poised to help make buildings smarter, better connected and more energy efficient.”
November 27, 2017 - The IDS-20 ice detection sensor is used for measuring icing in a number of applications, including wind power plants, high-voltage powerlines and overhead wires.
November 21, 2017 - Convectair, a manufacturer and distributor of electric heating systems, introduced Connectair—a digital device consisting of a wall controller and interface to connect any home device using the Z-Wave and Z-Wave Plus protocols, thereby centralizing their management.
November 8, 2017 — Acuity Brands Inc. has released an Internet of Things (IoT) platform service called Atrius Spaces, which helps customers manage space utilization using a building’s occupancy data.
March 20, 2017 - Schneider Electric has launched its next generation EcoStruxure architecture and platform to deliver IoT-enabled solutions at scale for building, grid, industry and data centre customers.
April 25, 2016 - ABB says it is connecting electrical plants to the Internet of Things with Ekip SmartVision to “transform how industry monitors, manages and optimizes its power loads, and boosting energy savings by up to 30%”.
March 13, 2018 - The Sentinel corrosion shield from CMP Products is a rigid mechanical protection device that encapsulates the cable gland to provide a high-integrity seal.
March 12, 2018 - Introduced in the U.S. last year, Premset MV switchgear just debuted in Canada and—according to Schneider Electric’s Kareem Nakhla—being rated “inadvertently touchable” is just one of its highlights.
March 1, 2018 - Leviton says it is has completely reimagined the load centre to make it more attractive, approachable and easier to work with—all while improving homeowner safety.
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 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.
March 1, 2018 - Exactly 100 years after the brand delivered its first trucks to customers in January 1918, Chevrolet officially introduced the next-generation Silverado. However, those attending a special Chevy Truck Centennial Event at the Texas Motor Speedway in December were rewarded with a sneak peek at the 2019 work truck.
February 9, 2018 - Ford recently revealed its 2019 Ranger, featuring a new exterior design, chassis and powertrain. “The all-new Ranger is designed for today’s midsize truck buyer, delivering even more utility, capability and technology for those who blend city living with more off-the-grid adventures on weekends,” said Ford’s Hau Thai-Tang.
February 8, 2018 - The 2018 Nissan NV Cargo Van promises exceptional utility thanks to a long, wide cargo floor, square-top wheelwell housings and nearly vertical sidewalls, creating enough room to fit two 40 x 48-.in pallets, 10-ft piping or 4x8-ft drywall sheets. The sidewalls also accommodate aftermarket storage systems without excessive modification.
February 8, 2018 - Ford says the F-150 debuts for 2018 “even tougher, even smarter, and even more capable than ever”.
February 7, 2018 - Ram’s ProMaster full-size Class 2 van benefits from a front-wheel-drive system; by locating all components beneath the cab, the cargo load floor height and step-in height are kept low.
February 7, 2018 - The 2018 Nissan NV200 Compact Cargo is designed to help business owners “navigate their way through the challenges of tight spaces and tight deadlines,” combining a small exterior footprint with a large cargo capacity and versatility.
IEEE Electrical Safety Workshop (ESW) 2018
March 20-23, 2018
Electrical Safety Innovation Summit 2018 • Montreal
April 12, 2018
IAEI Spring Seminar — Ontario Chapter
April 14, 2018