January 11, 2017 - Altec has released the DT65H, a hydraulically-actuated, continuous rotation, heavy-duty transmission digger derrick designed with steel load-bearing structures. The unit features a fiberglass third stage boom and has a 21,051 lb lifting capacity at 10 ft.
December 7, 2016 - With financial support from NRCan, AddÉnergie—a Canadian player in electric vehicle charging solutions—is expanding its FLO charging network with the deployment of 25 EV fast-charging stations at Canadian Tire Gas+ locations across Ontario.
October 18, 2016 - Terex Utilities has a new auger tool for digger derricks: the “stand alone core barrel”. It fits directly onto a standard Kelly bar and can be stowed like a standard auger on the boom, eliminating the need for any attachments or having to remove for transportation.
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 20, 2016 - Optronics International, a manufacturer and supplier of LED vehicle lighting, expanded its Opti-Brite LED work lamp line with the introduction of five wide-angle products, which the company claims deliver a beam pattern capable of illuminating 40% more viewing area due to a contoured lens.
July 8, 2016 - After two years with a single 4x4 prototype based on a standard RWD Sprinter built in Germany to Canadian specs, Mercedes-Benz Canada and Enercon Canada VIPs officially hailed the beginning of a Canadian partnership that will see 20 Sprinter 4x4s added to the fleet of support vehicles serving Enercon’s wind farms across the country.
June 29, 2016 - A.R.E Accessories says it has an expanding palette of options to light the interior and exterior of truck caps and tonneau covers.
NEMRA Annual Conference 2018
January 31-3, 2018
Electrical Inspectors Assoc. of Alberta 2018 annual conference
February 2-3, 2018
NAILD Innovation Conference 2018
February 13-16, 2018