Canadian Electrical Industry News Week

Changing Scene

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The Alberta Utilities Commission has approved a $1.6 billion transmission line project running from ...
For its commitment to sustainable business practices, Yukon Energy Corporation is only the fifth ...
Josie Erzetic joins the Electrical Safety Authority this month as Vice President, Legal Affairs, ...
A $6.5-billion construction project on Quebec's North Shore has become the first ...
This recall expansion adds other possible models of thermostats that were not included in a ...
In partnership with Powerstream Inc., Thunder Bay Hydro has unveiled the city’s first ...
Construction is now underway for a new electrical generation unit that will ensure sufficient ...
ABB and Nova Bus, a division of Volvo Buses, are now working together to deliver the first ABB ...
Up to 205 First Nations people in communities stretching from Prince George to Fort Nelson will ...
Choice Electric Electrical Supply Co.’s Winnipeg branch has relocated to new facilities. The ...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Up to 205 First Nations people in BC communities stretching from Prince George to Fort Nelson will benefit from new skills-training opportunities designed to spark careers in trades and technical jobs such as electrical, carpentry, piping, welding, carpentry, and machining.

Funding of more than $2.1 million is being provided for five projects through B.C.’s Aboriginal Skills Training Development Fund. Two of these projects, located in Fort St. John, include electrical training.

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Tools for the Trade

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Dual-flute design makes for faster drilling with less force...    
Eliminate loose pieces and the need for additional tools during setup...      
Utility Ergonomics is the science of evaluating and designing products and work environments around ...
The FLIR CM174 Imaging 600A AC/DC Clamp Meter is the only clamp meter with the power to lead you to ...
Troubleshoot more efficiently, create detailed reports easier, and share images and findings ...
If you install or maintain data cabling, SignalTEK CT allows you to generate PDF test reports that ...
The Non-conductive S-Class® Fiberglass Fish Tape is designed for use around energized sources. The ...
Magnetic Wire Pulling System Versatile wire pulling tools for low voltage applications. Each of ...
Speeds up the entire bending process up to 30%, Built-in protractor for quick and accurate bends, ...
The Maxis® XD10 EXTREME Duty Cable Puller is designed to get the job done, thriving in the most ...

Latest Articles

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The Non-residential Building Construction Price Index (NRBCPI) was up 0.6% in the fourth quarter ...
Lots of factors come in to play. Availability and manufacturer's rep are neck 'n neck, closely ...
As the President and CEO of Hydro Ottawa, Bryce Conrad leads a team of more than 700 employees, but ...
When deciding on a large home improvement or upgrade decision, most people will take the time to do ...
Open and honest communications play an important role in any positive and respectful workplace. ...
Ubisoft's 400 video game creators located in Quebec City have been settling in to their new ...
Indistrial distributors have a small lead over full line distributors. Last choice: retail.
In this article: Section 38 — Elevators, dumbwaiters, material lifts, escalators, moving ...
Lind Equipment’s LED Jobsite system of temporary LED lighting was a featured part of a BC ...
Municipalities issued $7.2 billion worth of building permits in December, down 6.6% from ...

Bill Burr

William (Bill) Burr

In this article: Section 38 — Elevators, dumbwaiters, material lifts, escalators, moving walks, lifts for persons with physical disabilities, and similar equipment. The CE Code is a comprehensive document. Sometimes it can seem quite daunting to quickly find the information you need. This series of articles provides a guide to help users find their way through this critical document. This is not intended to replace the notes in Appendix B or the explanations of individual requirements contained in the CEC Handbook, but will hopefully provide some help in navigating the code.

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Product News

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Leviton’s new Decora Smart Apple HomeKit-enabled lighting control accessories can be used ...
Rittal Systems Ltd. has added to its offerings the LED System Light, the first lighting system ...
Simplify LED array lighting systems with Magic LIte’s new Switchex. It combines an inwall LED ...
Schneider Electric has added a new enterprise-wide IIoT plant performance and control optimization ...
Bulbrite is debuting over 40 new products this month. Among them, 21 fully compatible LED ...
This luminaire is an effective and reliable low glare light fixture with simple and timeless ...
Helia creates an intelligent environment providing a personalized, adaptive lighting experience ...
Fulham Co., Inc., a supplier of lighting components and electronics for commercial and specialty ...
Standard’s architectural LED Retrofit Solution is your best solution for an easy conversion ...
Wieland Electric Inc. has expanded its Flare Control series of phase control relays with two new ...

LegrandPopOutOutlet

Legrand’s adorne collection now includes a 20A pop-out outlet. This new adornePop-Out Outlet has two 20A receptacles that elegantly hide away when not in use. Ideal for kitchens, hallways, bathrooms, and media rooms, simply push the outlet to pop it out.

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Peers & Profiles

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New York City’s Queens-Midtown tunnel is the latest lighting project to be undertaken by ...
Aesthetics, design, flair, anchored in his community, these are words easily associated with ...
Jason Prevost is National Chair of Electro-Federation Canada (EFC)’s Young Professionals ...
François Anquetil? You’ll never get him to sit down for an interview, people told me. ...
EDP, a lighting manufacturing agent, stands out as a leader in a changing industry. The company ...
DX3 is an Alberta-based, Canadian-owned manufacturer of commercial electrical equipment. ...
Flextherm, a company in Montreal’s southern reaches that specializing in the design, ...
McCoy Samuels was recently named the 2016 Recipient of the RAB Design Lighting Award of Excellence ...
Keith Sones, President of Allteck for the past several years and now an executive with the Valard ...
  LEDVANCE GmbH, a new legally independent lamp manufacturing company born out of the former ...

Lighting in a tunnel

New York City's Queens-Midtown tunnel is the latest lighting project to be undertaken by Quebec City’s Nyx Hemera Technologies, which provides flexible and intelligent lighting control systems for roads tunnels. The company’s flagship solution is the Tunnel Lighting Addressable Control System (TLACS).

 

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