Electrical Line RSS Feed Current Connections - Electrical Showcase 2012

    Event Date & Time: 
    Wed, 05/30/2012   - Thu, 05/31/2012  
    Event Location: 
    Exhibition Place, Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage, Winnipeg, MB Avenue,

    For more information, visit the Manitoba Electrical League.

    » MORE UPCOMING EVENTS

    Electrical Line RSS Feed Top Stories

    Following the passage of the Combating Counterfeit Products Act (Bill C-8) by the House of Commons today, Industry Minister James Moore made the following statement: "Counterfeit goods that enter the Canadian market not only harm our economy and businesses but also can be a dangerous threat to our consumers and families. That is why our government introduced the Combating Counterfeit Products Act, which will give our border guards the tools they need to work with Canadian rights holders to stop...
    The world’s first commercial-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) process on a coal-fired power plant officially opened October 2nd at Boundary Dam Power Station in Estevan, Saskatchewan. Premier Brad Wall, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources Greg Rickford, Saskatchewan Economy Minister Bill Boyd, and SaskPower President and CEO Robert Watson were on hand to officially open the project. “Over the past six years, Saskatchewan has become a global hub of innovation, especially in agriculture...
    Hydro One announces that the refurbishment of an international transmission circuit linking Ontario and Michigan is complete. The $6.8 million investment refurbished 24 towers on the 5.5 km circuit that runs from Sarnia Scott TS to the Mid River Junction Bunce Creek at the St. Clair River. The work involved replacing five transmission towers and strengthening the steel on 19 towers in accordance with Canadian Safety Authority Standards. "The refurbishment of this critical asset ensures...
    CSEM announces the world's first white solar modules. This innovative technology is particularly attractive to the building industry where solar elements can blend into a building's skin and become virtually hidden energy sources. Applications in the consumer goods sector are also expected. Currently, the market lacks photovoltaic (PV) products specifically designed to be integrated into buildings. Most PV modules, built to maximize sunlight absorption, appear blue-black. This appearance,...
    GE announced it has achieved its 1,500th installed wind turbine in Canada, bringing GE's total of installed wind capacity across Canada to 2 gigawatts – or enough equivalent energy to power over 435,000 Canadian homes. GE is celebrating this milestone with wind industry peers at this week's CanWEA 2014 Wind Energy Conference & Exhibition in Montreal. The landmark turbine is a GE 1.6-100 wind turbine for China Longyuan...

    Electrical Line RSS Feed Industry News

    Showing Industry News.

     

    • October 28, 2014

      GE announced it has achieved its 1,500th installed wind turbine in Canada, bringing GE's total of installed wind capacity across Canada to 2 gigawatts – or enough equivalent energy to power over 435,000 Canadian homes. GE is celebrating this milestone with wind industry peers at this week's CanWEA 2014 Wind Energy Conference & Exhibition in Montreal.

      The landmark turbine is a GE 1.6-100 wind turbine f...

    • November 20, 2014

      Bidgely, provider of a cloud-based customer empowerment and business intelligence platform for utilities, announced a project for London Hydro, in Ontario, Canada, that will reach more than 150,000 homes. London Hydro is the first energy company in the country to integrate Bidgely’s solution into the My London Hydro energy portal, adding appliance-level monitoring and personalized energy savings recommendations to London Hydro’s portal to help the utility improve customer satisfaction and engagement levels. The integration follows successful employee testing of Bidgely’s solution and is expected to be live by in early 2015.

      “We have led Ontario’s energy market in the areas of customer engagement and satisfaction for many years, making Bidgely’s energy solution a great choice that...

    • November 13, 2014

      LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) will introduce the LFI Controls & Connectivity Forum and a host of Conference advancements as a part of the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference, which will take place in New York May 3-7, 2015 (Trade Show: May 5-7; Pre-Conference LIGHTFAIR Institute®: May 3-4; Conference: May 5-7).

      For 2015, the LIGHTFAIR Conference continues as the global stage for innovative knowledge and ideas of the future. Experts from around the world lead courses on the most cutting-edge topics in lighting and design. The 2015 program features more than 130 speakers from diverse disciplines selected to cover a broad spectrum of educational topics. There are 78 course offerings all connected to the cent...

    Electrical Line RSS Feed Keeping Current

    Showing Keeping Current.

     

    • November 24, 2014

      CALBRITE™, s leading brand of stainless steel conduit, fittings and accessories is now in stock in Brampton, Ontario. With the continued growth of Calbrite’s Stainless Steel products, this location is expected to help meet increasing demand and will stock a complete line of stainless steel rigid conduit, couplings, conduit bodies, flex connectors, hubs, and various straps and clamps.

      “By maintaining stock position in Ontario, this will allow Calbrite to better service the Canadian market through quicker and more timely shipments,” said Matt Westerfield, Director of Operations for Calbrite. “Expanding our presence in the Canadian market helps us to better reach our valued current customers, while also introducing new customers to the quality...

    • November 12, 2014

      FM SUPPLY, an independtly owned electrical wholesale distributor headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, announces the opening of a new branch in Stratford. The new 3,000 sq. ft. facility will be designed in an open
      warehouse counter configuration and will be located at 191 Griffith
      Road, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6S4. Jacques Beaulieu has been announced as branch manager and will launch with three full time staff. FM Supply had conducted independent market research that identified a number of markets to consider and Stratford was their first choice.

      “Both Ron Fields and myself see a great need for a strong Independent Electrical Wholesaler that represents first class manufactures and provides a level of service our...

    • November 8, 2014

      INTACT LIGHTING GROUP President and Principal, Forrest Jones, announces that Stephen Watson, formerly of Stanpro Lighting Systems has joined the company in a Senior Specification and Sales position. "His years of industry experience and knowledge in the electrical community will be a true asset to inTact Lighting and we look forward to his continued service for years to come" said Forrest.

      inTact Lighting also announces the addition of Trevor Bierema as its second Quotation Specialist in the Newmarket-based office. Trevor has a background in sales and project coordination and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Business from Redeemer University. He can be reached at 905.535.5555 or e-mail...

    • November 6, 2014

      PLUSRITE LIGHTING CANADA, a manufacturer and distributor of lamps, ballasts and fixtures, announces the acquisition of Global Electrical and Industrial Products. Global manufactures a complete line of electrical fittings, conduit bodies, flexible conduit and weatherproof boxes and covers and is a complementary addition to Plusrite's family of lighting products. With its full-stocking distribution centre in Langley, B.C., Plusrite will be able to readily meet its customers' demands. For sales inquiries or a copy of Plusrite's 2014 product catalogue, contact Chris McManus or Taya Mernagh of Proline Sales and Marketing at 778.786.0660 or e-mail ed@prolinesales.biz...

    Electrical Line RSS Feed Upcoming Events

    Electrical Line RSS Feed Product Safety Alert!

    View the latest safety alerts on recalled and counterfeit products:

     

    Electrical Line RSS Feed EL Newswire

    Electricalline Newswire
    Keep up-to-date with the latest news affecting your industry, personnel appointments, career opportunities, upcoming events and new product launches by subscribing to EL Newswire.
    Email:

    Electrical Line RSS Feed Product Showcase

    Showing results.
    • November 18, 2014

      Megger, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of test equipment and measuring instruments for electrical power applications, now offers a rugged and compact, battery-powered 5 kV digital insulation resistance tester designed for high voltage testing. The economical BM5200 is ideal for use in the maintenance, electrical manufacturing, railway/railroad, industrial/manufacturing and raw materials processing... read more

    • November 18, 2014

      MaxLite has enhanced the flexibility of its Plug-and-Play LED Lightbars by adding new installation accessories and certifications to its award-winning linear lighting system.

      Increasing their versatility, the lightbars are now damp-listed for use in indoor locations with high condensation, such as bathrooms, utility rooms and indoor pool areas. The fixtures have also earned certification from the... read more

    • November 17, 2014

      MaxLite introduces a higher-lumen solution for the decorative lighting market with a new five-watt LED G9 lamp.

      Designed as an energy-efficient replacement for 40-watt halogen T4 G9-based lamps, the five-watt LED retrofits easily into existing G9 sockets in decorative glass pendants, chandeliers and bath bars. Available in dimmable and non-dimmable versions, the lamp delivers up to 450 lumens with a 300-degree beam angle for... read more



    Electrical Line RSS Feed Google Adsense