September 21, 2016 - GE’s Power Conversion business has unveiled the MV7 series drive with UWave technology.
September 8, 2016 - Wieland Electric has developed the next generation of its samosPro programmable safety controller, the samosPro Compact. With a width of 45mm, the module simplifies safety solutions, while controlling safety functions for a wide variety of industrial applications, according to Wieland. It is also complemented by a free programming tool, samosPlan5+.
September 2, 2016 - A new four-page, full-colour Power Quality line card provides an overview of Schaffner’s active and passive harmonic filters, Sine Wave filters, dV/dT filters, line reactors and more.
September 2, 2016 - Eaton now has an arc-resistant version of its FlashGard motor control centre (MCC) technology that it says is designed to prevent an arc flash event plus protect personnel if an arc flash occurs. Eaton claims it is the first manufacturer to combine arc-preventative and arc-resistant technology within a single motor control centre.
August 8, 2016 - Harting has developed a new connector, the Han ES press, which is based on a cage clamp terminal and enables contact bridging with prefabricated jumpers.
August 3, 2016 - A new sensing solution from ABB for 2016 can reduce downtimes of low-voltage motors by up to 70%, according to the company, and extend their lifetime by up to 30%.
September 29, 2016 - LEDtronics claims its new DLC-Listed LED high-mast floodlights are the brightest lights the company has ever unveiled in its 30 year history.
September 15, 2016 - From slick chrome chandeliers to practical LED downlights, there were all kinds of winners for the 2016 Lighting for Tomorrow Awards, announced through a webinar hosted by the American Lighting Association earlier this week. Congratulations to all!
September 12, 2016 - Designed for “urban residential luxury” and hospitality settings, Amerlux’s new Essenza LED is a small luminaire offered in a round or square trim design for downlights, wall washers and shower lights.
September 9, 2016 - Wireless connection and communication capabilities through the built-in SIM card are the star features of Dimplex’s latest product, the iBlast hand dryer. These capabilities offer diagnostic device monitoring, troubleshooting and remote feature modification through the manufacturer’s online portal, making the dryer ideal for property and facility managers, Dimplex says.
September 9, 2016 - Standard Products’ line of step-down transformers (order numbers range from 64656-64660) is designed to convert high-voltage power to low-voltage power, allowing 100-277V LED drivers to operate on 347V mains. These can be installed either in the junction box or directly on the luminaire.
September 1, 2016 - Working in an arrangement with Beacon Products, Sepco has made Beacon’s Pierwalk into a 100% solar-powered outdoor system: SolarPierwalk LED.
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.
September 3, 2015 - DoorBird, previously only known in the European WiFi doorbell system market, is coming across the pond.
September 20, 2016 - Fluke’s new “laser levels” are a line of professional-grade, precision tools that are designed to survive a 1-m drop and keep working, according to the company.
September 19, 2016 - Bosch says its GSA18V-083B 18V cordless reciprocating saw is lightweight, coming in at 5.5 lb, with a length of 15-3/4 in. and delivers 0.83-in. (21 mm) stroke at up to 3000 strokes per minute. The tool is also designed with a variable-speed trigger so “trade professionals can ease into the cut and minimize kickback potential”.
September 16, 2016 - Milwaukee Tool says its Ax with carbide teeth Sawzall blades deliver 30 times longer life over standard bi-metal blades and are two times faster cutting than other carbide blades.
September 12, 2016 - Ridgid says its RE 12-M manual hydraulic crimp tool—used for wire termination and grounding applications to crimp compression lugs and connectors onto copper, aluminum and ACSR wire and grounding rods—is light and easy to use.
September 8, 2016 - Milwaukee Tool has added double-ended power bits to its Shockwave line of accessories.
September 7, 2016 - Greenlee Textron says it has enhanced its K-Series line of crimpers with the K05-Syncro crimping tool that crimps 8AWG – 1/0 AWG copper.
September 2, 2016 - According to Fluke, its new 368 FC and 369 FC leakage current clamps help industrial electricians and maintenance technicians identify, document, record, and compare leakage current readings over time to help prevent problems before they happen and without shutting down equipment.
August 31, 2016 - Ideal Networks' NaviTEK NT network testers are designed to help technicians pinpoint and solve issues with fast detection of link and IP information, as well as the ability to detect services like ISDN, POTS and Power over Ethernet.
August 9, 2016 - Ideal Networks has launched the tablet-style OTDR II (Optical Time Domain Reflectometer), a Tier 2 fiber optic cable tester to find faults in fiber cabling.
August 5, 2016 - HD Electric Company’s PRX proximity voltage detectors come in three models with voltage ranges from 50V up to 500kVAC to verify the presence of voltage without contacting the conductor.
August 4, 2016 - Brother Mobile Solutions and Fluke Networks recently introduced the LabelLink mobile application, which integrates Fluke’s LinkWare Live API with Brother’s P-touch Edge PT-E550W industrial label printer.
August 2, 2016 - AEMC’s model PEL 105 is a power and energy data logger that monitors both traditional and renewable energy sources. It monitors and records power, energy, cost and harmonics for 50Hz, 60Hz, 400Hz and DC distribution systems.
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”.
April 21, 2016 - GE's Grid Solutions has launched Lentronics JunglePAX, a packet switched networking solution specifically designed for utility operations. This solution will help enable the convergence of the many utility communications requirements and reduce cyber vulnerabilities, GE says.
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%”.
April 22, 2016 - Legrand has added the Wattstopper 0-10V digital room controllers, the LMRC-110 series, to its suite of Digital Lighting Management (DLM) load controllers. These products simplify code mandated multi-level control requirements and integration into intelligent buildings, the company says.
November 19, 2015 - British Columbia company Lightship has launched its productivity and safety application for worksites, also called Lightship. Lightship provides site management teams with a “bird’s-eye view, in real time, of an entire worksite.”
August 24, 2015 - Leviton recently announced the free integration of Omni security & automation control systems into BitWise BC1, BC2 and BC4 audio/visual control systems. This allows BitWise customers to create custom interfaces for their OmniTouch 7 touchscreens, utilizing new graphical elements such as icons and backgrounds for free.
June 25, 2015 - Legrand has introduced Intuity, a new home automation platform that gives production homebuilders and installers serving the mainstream housing market a “modular, and repeatable solution for controlling entertainment, security, and comfort within a home.”
June 15, 2014 - At the 5th edition of Futur en Seine, Legrand presented a family of conceptual products that create “a new relationship between home controls and end users, and offers a simple and intuitive experience through gentle gestures”.
September 21, 2016 - Belden has launched the REVConnect connectivity system, which is says addresses a market need for “terminations that support IP convergence over a range of applications from wired LAN to wireless access points, high definition displays, security cameras and building automation sensors”.
September 15, 2016 - Two new semi-con cable scoring tools from Greenlee target those working in utility cable applications, specifically for stripping underground primary distribution cable.
September 13, 2016 - Burndy has expanded its Unitap insulated multi-tap connector family.
September 13, 2016 - Cable manufacturer Helukabel now offers a cross-linked (thermoset) polyethylene (XLPE) insulated control cable that it says is suited for industrial equipment manufacturers in Canada and those that export to the United States.
September 12, 2016 - The 1487SS modular pull-through wireway system from Hammond Manufacturing is made up of three cross-section sizes: 4 x 4 in., 6 x 6 in. and 8 x 8 in., all with a brushed stainless steel finish.
September 9, 2016 - Legrand is showing off a new anti-bacterial line of plugs, connectors and cord in its IEC 309 industrial product family. SteriGuard plugs and connectors are designed to help avoid the outbreak of any dangerous bacteria, the company says, especially in the food and beverage industry.
September 8, 2016 - RedArmour is a new brand of uncoated aluminum truck boxes from WernerCo. Available in both saddles boxes and universal chests, WernerCo says RedArmour products are ideal for both the jobsite and everyday storage needs.
September 6, 2016 - Optronics International, a manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting, has introduced its first line of LED directional warning lights.
September 2, 2016 - Altec has released the AT MPS series, offering nine different aerial devices with articulating/telescopic models that provide a choice of personnel or material handling options. The aerial units can also be purchased with a steel platform for work requiring a non-insulating product.
July 27, 2016 - Dica, manufacturer of SafetyTech outrigger pads, says it has introduced a product line designed for the high visibility needs of the electric utility and tree care industries.
July 27, 2016 - In our May print edition, we brought you news of Weather Guard’s new Defender series truck boxes, as debuted at the Work Truck Show earlier this year (more photos from that event HERE). The product is now available!
July 25, 2016 - Hino Motors Canada says its Hino 258 model is a low profile truck, powered by Hino’s 7.6L diesel engine producing 230 horsepower and 520 lb-ft. of torque.
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