Canadian Electrical Industry News Week

Bridgeport

February 7, 2018

Bridgeport Fittings’ new website makes it far easier for contractors to search for, locate and order the right product solutions for their individual projects. Among the new website changes where customers will see a big difference are Bridgeport’s updated Project Submittal Tool, Product Cross Reference Tool, and Resource Center. Bridgeport is represented in Canada by NESCO.

A more visible Project Submittal Tool makes it far easier for contractors to put together a complete submittal package of various product selections, either individual products or a whole family of products, depending on the contractor’s particular project needs. The updated tool provides more variability of choice, making the tool as user-friendly as possible.

Bridgeport has also significantly improved its Product Cross Reference Tool by adding a “live search” capability to this function. This new industry-leading, widest-ranging feature will pull up product information not only on Bridgeport solutions but will automatically cross reference information on at least 20 different competitors – all by entering even a partial catalog number in the search.

The new website’s searchable Resource Center now allows customers easier access to all of Bridgeport’s product literature, as well as complete integration of Bridgeport’s YouTube videos and technical documents – all assembled in one searchable location where visitors can find information by type or topic, or by initiating searches for specific information.

Besides its updated online presence, Bridgeport’s full range of electrical solutions can be found in the “Wall of Orange™” – a completely stocked selection of quality electrical fittings and innovative product solutions available from major electrical distributorships across the U.S. and Canada.

For more information on the Bridgeport line in Canada please contact NESCO, 216 Wilkinson Road, Brampton, ON Canada L6T 4M4 Phone 1 (866) 446-3726

www.nescocanada.com

 

 Electrician Forum Brought to You by Schneider Electric             

The Electrician Forum is a monthly column that provides valuable information to electricians and electrical contractors on current industry trends and concerns. 

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Quite simply put if you feel that job site costing and quote development are a lot of work, you are right! To properly assess a job and estimate the required work time, product costs and various other expenses can take more time than is often feasible for a small company. You need to be spending your time completing projects, which can become difficult if you are spending your hours doing cost analysis. We learned this first hand in last month’s edition of the Electrician Forum when Steve Beeby of Beehive Electric discussed the balance required to own and operate an electrical contracting company.

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Watch a portion of the interview conducted by Electrical Industry Canada with Steve Beeby of Beehive Electric

 

Fluke Hammon Healy

As our population grows and consumers continue to rely on technology for both essentials and comfort, the need for power quality has become vital. Fluke is a leader in this field, offering power quality training seminars, as well as employing power quality specialists with years of industry experience.

This month’s personal profile is a double feature of two of Fluke’s senior power quality specialists, Hilton Hammond and Frank Healy.

Hilton Hammond has been with Fluke since 1995, and in 2013 moved into his current position as Power Quality Business Unit Manager. He has a deep and thorough knowledge of power quality and related electrical instrumentation. 

Frank Healy, Power Quality Product Marketing Manager at Fluke since 2006, has been in the industry for well over three decades. He globally manages Fluke’s power quality products, including measuring instruments and precision power analyzers.

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