Newsletter | May 16, 2008

EC Online Newsletter: 10 Easy Ways To Prevent Electrical Hazards On The Job

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Top News Stories
CableOrganizer.com Offers 10 Easy Ways To Prevent Electrical Hazards On The Job
Award-winning eTailer CableOrganizer.com, among the world's leading purveyors of cable, wire and equipment management-related products for use in business and at home, recently announced 10 easy tips to prevent electrical hazards on the job in honor of May National Electrical Safety Month, an observance sponsored by the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI)...

New Training Course Teaches Technicians To Find And Solve Costly Power Quality Problems
Fluke Corporation has collaborated with American Trainco to offer a professional training opportunity important for anyone responsible for electrical system installation, maintenance and troubleshooting in commercial and industrial facilities...

Cooper Wiring Devices Expands Its Award-Winning Aspire RF Line Of Wireless Controls
Cooper Wiring Devices recently announced the newest additions to its ASPIRE RF line of wireless home control products. The new battery-operated switch/dimmer provides unparalleled convenience for consumers, and the new tamper-resistant receptacle provides new levels of safety for children...

ABB Launches New 1-800-HELP-365 Dedicated Services Campaign For Power Products Customers
ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, announced recenlty that the ABB North America Customer Service Center is now offering support for power transmission and distribution products...

Q-TRAN Introduces Flexible, Watertight Q-Wire Used In Direct Burial Applications
Delivering another technological breakthrough for the lighting and electrical industries, Q-Tran, Inc. unveils Q-Wire, a series of flexible, watertight cables that can be used for direct burial applications to power low voltage landscape lighting...

NEMA 3R Double-Throw Safety Switches Deliver Inspection Convenience, 10-Year Warranty
GE Consumer & Industrial's Electrical Distribution business introduces new NEMA 3R Double-Throw Safety Switches that feature a heavy-duty, trouble-free design and the industry's only 10-year, leak-proof limited warranty. The switches deliver long-term reliability for electrical contractors and end-users in such settings as healthcare, wastewater generators, cell phone towers, oil platforms and rigs, retail and general farming...

SolaHD STFE Elite Series Puts Active Filtering Protection On DIN Rail
SolaHD, a leading supplier of power quality solutions, recently introduced its new STFE Elite Series of Active Tracking Filters with surge suppression...

Anderson Power Products Offers High Performance SB Connector Series
Anderson Power Products (APP), a leader in high power interconnect solutions, offers a new addition to its increasingly popular dual pole, SB Connector Line. The High Performance SB Connector Series is made of a high performance PBT material and was created specifically for customers with applications that must perform in harsh environments...

New Smart Electrical Plug And Connector Ensures OSHA Compliance
Ericson Manufacturing announces the release of our newest "smart" series of electrical plugs and connectors. The Smart Monitor Series utilize a new "thinking" module which detects many common electrical problems including loss of earth ground which effects lack of compliance to OSHA's Worksite Assured Grounding Program...

Greenlee's New KP1022 Crimper Is Two Crimping Tools In One
Greenlee, a Textron Inc. company, has launched its new KP1022 crimper. This new tool is designed with two die positions making it capable of crimping both insulated and uninsulated terminals and splices from 10-22 AWG. The cutter has long curved handles and double cushioned grips to provide good leverage and comfort and it's easy to carry in a tool pouch...

Canadian Hydro And TCI Renewables Awarded 116 MW Of Wind Power Contracts In Quebec
Venterre, a joint venture between Canadian Hydro Developers, Inc. and TCI Renewables Limited ("TCI Renewables"), announced recently that it has been awarded two, 20-year Electricity Supply Contracts (the "PPAs") from Hydro-Quebec Distribution ("HQD") for the supply of 116 MW from two wind projects...

Cooper Bussmann Simplifies SCCR Calculations With Enhanced OSCAR 2.0 Software
The new Cooper Bussmann OSCAR Version 2.0 SCCR compliance software now allows users to save and edit electrical panel designs, offers a more intuitive process flow, and graphically displays the circuit as each component is entered...

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