September 5, 2018 — ABB recently introduced its new range of EQ A44 three-phase 690V high-functionality electricity meters, which it says satisfies the requirements of 690V motors and other applications in the same voltage range.
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 7, 2018 - Hylite LED has introduced the Aeon LED Flood Luminaire, designed to last more than 100,000 hours and fully enclosed to withstand extreme conditions, including corrosive environments.
November 23, 2018 – Standard Products offers a range of small, round and directional line-voltage LED ‘puck’ lights in a white or brushed nickel housing finish.
November 16, 2018 – LG Electronics Canada has expanded its Multi V variable refrigerant flow (VRF) line of heat recovery and pump systems with a new model, dubbed the V 5.
November 16, 2018 – Modern Forms has introduced the Ceres indoor lighting sconce, finished in aged brass and featuring V-cut seeded crystal columns.
November 15, 2018 – ERP Power has optimized its Power VLM series of constant-voltage LED drivers (example pictured) for integration with Lumenetix’s Araya5 tunable colour light engines for new illumination fixture designs.
November 6, 2018 – Current, part of General Electric (GE), has designed a new LED luminaire to replace indoor and outdoor 1,000-W high intensity discharge (HID) lamps.
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.
October 23, 2018 – Hubbell has introduced the Y10 series of hand tools under its Burndy brand, for stripping and cutting copper or aluminum wiring, ranging from #22 to #10 AWG.
August 20, 2018 — Milwaukee Tool’s M18 Radius compact site light with flood mode provides a more compact solution for users who “require the versatility of two lights in one.”
August 20, 2018 — The new Epson Labelworks PX LW-PX350 is a portable wire-marking, barcode and general-identification printer for creating custom and compliant labels up to 0.75-in. wide.
August 14, 2018 — The GWS18V-45C 18V EC brushless 4.5-in. angle grinder features an EC brushless motor and connected-ready capability that delivers control such as maintenance review and performance notifications.
July 30, 2018 — Mersen says it has released the industry’s first product recognition app to use a photo to identify and suggest a product cross-reference based on the image.
July 24, 2018 — Ridgid says its new thermal imagers can prevent costly system downtimes and keep buildings running at optimal performance.
November 14, 2018 – Schneider Electric Canada has launched the Wiser Energy system to offer real-time monitoring of residential energy use, so homeowners can better control their electrical consumption and maximize their savings.
September 5, 2018 — The MIT485/2TC-LG2 replaces Megger’s original MIT480 range tester. The instrument features fixed test voltages of 50V, 100V, 250V and 500V, as well as variable test voltages from 10V to 500V.
August 20, 2018 — Vacuum Interrupters has developed the VITS60M vacuum interrupter testing device that performs three tests.
July 31, 2018 — Megger now offers a multi-function tester that tests low-voltage electrical installations to fulfill the requirements of NFPA70 and the National Electrical Code.
June 19, 2018 — According to Fluke, its new 1740 Series Power Quality Loggers simplify the collecting and reporting of critical utility power quality trends.
May 25, 2018 — FLIR Systems Inc. recently announced that the FLIR T500-Series has been selected as a “Red Dot: Best of the Best” winner for 2018.
October 24, 2018 – Leviton has introduced the Decora Smart Mini Plug-In Outlet with Wi-Fi technology to help turn any lamps, small appliances or electronics into ‘smart’ devices by enabling remote on/off control.
May 23, 2018 — Fluke Networks recently released the DSX-8000 CableAnalyzer, which it says is the “world’s first” field tester certified and endorsed to meet the requirements for the Cat 8 field testing standard.
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.
November 30, 2018 – Power management company Eaton’s wiring devices division has introduced new 1.5-A quiet fan speed controls, designed to help reduce noise in light commercial and residential environments.
October 31, 2018 – Pioneer Dry Type Group has introduced medium-voltage transformer/interrupter switch assemblies to ensure safe and reliable fault protection and switching for unit substations.
October 19, 2018 – Generac Power Systems’ newly cUL-approved, service-rated automatic transfer switch is now available to serve as the ‘nerve centre’ for residential standby generators in the Canadian marketplace.
July 17, 2018 — Lutron Electronics’ Vive Integral Fixture Control, a wireless lighting control solution, turns fixtures into wireless, smart fixtures.
June 12, 2018 — Legrand North & Central America recently launched a new wireless networking solution for the Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management (DLM) platform.
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.
December 10, 2018 – Molex has introduced the Woodhead Watertite Extreme family of wiring devices for harsh-duty, wet environments, featuring vulcanized rubber.
December 5, 2018 – Burndy has introduced clear cold shrink tubing to insulate wire connectors while keeping them easily visible for inspections.
November 21, 2018 – Siemens is supplementing its logic module portfolio with a new inrush current limiter, the Logo! ICL230.
November 7, 2018 – ABB Installation Products (formerly Thomas & Betts) in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., has introduced a comprehensive technical guide for product selection and installation for cable tray systems.
November 6, 2018 – Meltric has expanded its portfolio of hazardous location devices with the addition of 13 CSA-rated electrical plugs and receptacles.
October 17, 2018 – Universal Electric’s Starline Plug-In Raceway for Fitness (PIRFIT) is now available for health clubs looking for a two-in-one power and networking system that can eliminate thousands of feet of wiring and reduce the associated need for labour.
September 19, 2018 — Terex Utilities’ A330 and A650 auger drills feature enhancements to the control system and remote diagnostics support for troubleshooting.
July 12, 2018 — Eaton is addressing increasing demand for high-voltage electrified vehicle technologies with the creation of its new eMobility business.
June 5, 2018 — Terex Utilities recently launched the Optima Series of enhanced aerial devices used for construction and maintenance of distribution lines.
May 26, 2018 - Several years ago, Paul Buller of Calgary got to thinking about rooftop cargo solutions, like dropdown ladder racks, and the result is RazerLift.
May 15, 2018 — ABB recently released its EV charging solution, the Terra HP, which it says is the first 150-350 kW product on the market.
April 30, 2018 — Hydro Ottawa recently announced a partnership with FLO, a provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, to pilot 100 Level Two charging stations with residential customers in Ottawa.
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