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Winners announced in MCEE 2019 New Product Competition


April 30, 2019
By Peter Saunders
Photo by Peter Saunders

April 30, 2019 – Just before the opening of last week’s Mecanex/Climatex/Électricité/Éclairage (MCEE) trade show at Montreal’s Place Bonaventure, the winners of the show’s New Products Competition were announced.

The competition recognizes products for innovation, efficiency and safety for electrical and mechanical installations. This year’s grand prize, for example, went to Riello’s array condensing boiler, which also won in the ‘hydronic heating and/or air conditioning’ category.

Here are the winners in the competition’s electrical categories:

Residential, commercial and institutional electrical products
Thermolec and Recharge Véhicule Électrique’s (RVE‘s) DCC-9-Box energy management system (pictured).

Protective tools, hardware and equipment
Fluke’s T6-1000 electrical tester.

Interior lighting products
ABB’s Emergi-Lite Series EHZ emergency lighting.

Exterior lighting products
Technilight and Voltech International’s TLT8S Series LED tube.

Industrial electrical products
Richards Manufacturing and 3M Canada’s Cold Shrink Hammerhead electrical connector.

The winners were selected by a panel of experts, including Imed Laouini, representing the Corporation of Master Electricians of Quebec (CMEQ), and Mihaï Pecingina, representing the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES).