Newsletter | January 23, 2009

01.23.09 -- ABB Wins $45-Million Order For Swedish Power Plant Upgrade
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ABB Wins $45-Million Order For Swedish Power Plant Upgrade
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $45 million to provide engineering expertise and supply power products for a project to expand the output and life-span of a nuclear power plant owned by Swedish utility Vattenfall. The order was booked in the fourth quarter of 2008.

Protect Single-Phase Equipment With The ICM492 Digital Line Voltage Monitor
ICM Controls Corporation, a leader in the manufacture and supply of electronic controls to the HVACR industry, protects your single-phase equipment against low and high voltage conditions and rapid short-cycling with its new ICM492 Digital Line Voltage Monitor.

Ferraz Shawmut's Surge-Trap Surge Protective Device Meets UL 1449 Third Edition Standard
Ferraz Shawmut, a global leader in the field of circuit protection, announces the availability of its new UL 1449 Third Edition approved Surge-Trap Surge Protective Device (SPD) product line.

EMCOR Group, Inc. Subsidiary Awarded Electrical Systems Installation Contract At Colorado State University
EMCOR Group, Inc., a Fortune 500 leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure and facilities services for a diverse range of businesses, announced that its Dynalectric Colorado subsidiary has received a contract for the preconstruction and construction of electrical systems at Colorado State University in Pueblo, Colorado.

ELECTRIAL CONTRACTOR & TED Magazines Announce Launch Of Website
ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR and TED Magazines announce the launch of a new anti-counterfeiting micro-site, Endorsed by the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED), the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), and Underwriters Laboratories (UL), the site is an ongoing extension of an anti-counterfeiting supplement included with the December 2008 print issues of ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR and TED Magazines.

Electro Industries Introduces The EI-MSB10-400
Electro Industries, one of the most innovative power monitoring manufacturers, introduces the EI-MSB10-400 substation surge protector.

Littelfuse Releases New Subminiature 369 Series TE5 And 383 Series TR5 Fuses For Electronic Ballast Applications
Littelfuse, Inc. recently introduced two new series of subminiature time-lag, radial leaded fuses for electronic ballast applications in fluorescent lighting.

OSHA And Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc. Renew Alliance Which Developed Resources On The Agency's Electrical Standard
Employers and employees in the electrical industry will benefit from a fact sheet and slide presentation on OSHA's Electrical Standard Subpart S (29 CFR 1910) developed by the Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc. (IEC) through a recently renewed Alliance between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and IEC.

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