Ontario Power Generation's (OPG) continued operation of the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station will take the equivalent of two million cars a year off Ontario's roads by avoiding significant emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG), according to an independent report released today.
The British Columbia Electrical Association (BCEA) presents LINK Conference 2016, held on November 2nd and 3rd at the Fairmont Waterfront in Vancouver, B.C. LINK is a two-day conference that was created to provide a forum for leaders in the electrical industry to learn, share and practice the four strategic pillars of the BCEA – Leadership, Integrity, Networking and Knowledge.
GE ENERGY CONNECTIONS has appointed Eddie Martin Chief Commercial Officer for Industrial Solutions, holding global responsibility for sales and marketing across the Industrial Solutions portfolio. In this role, Martin will lead Industrial Solutions’ commercial team and drive contemporary excellence in delivering customer outcomes.
“Eddie brings exceptional customer focus and expertise in serving GE customers across multiple industries,” said Stephanie Mains, CEO of GE Energy Connections’ Industrial Solutions. “His commercial and marketing leadership combined with his strong track record for enhancing value to industries will be an asset as we partner with customers to solve their toughest energy challenges.”
HAMMOND MANUFACTURING (Electrical Enclosures Group) announces the appointment of Benoit Duteau as its new Quebec Sales Representative for the Montreal-South Shore and Ottawa territories. “Benoit brings our customers years of industry experience from both manufacturing and distribution perspectives with a solid understanding of enclosure applications,” said, Pierre Niding, Hammond’s Quebec Regional Manager. Benoit is supported by the Quebec Region Inside Sales team based in Laval.
NUCLEAR WASTE MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATION (NWMO) has named Laurie Swami its new President and CEO, effective Monday, November 14, 2016.
Laurie's extensive experience makes her the ideal leader for the NWMO," said Board Chair Wayne Robbins. "She brings a deep understanding and appreciation of both the technical rigour and social responsibility associated with safely managing used nuclear fuel."
Southwire Tools and Equipment announces the launch of nine new meters to help electricians safely and efficiently complete their jobs. Included in this product line are several meters which feature Bluetooth® technology, allowing users to save and send readings using Southwire’s exclusive MApp™ mobile app.
Brady, a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, announced that its Transparent Gate Valve Lockout Device won the 2016 Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) New Product of the Year Award in the “Lockout/Tagout and Machine Guarding” category.
Engineered to deliver the most reams and the longest reach of any accessory reamer in the industry, the Shockwave™ Conduit Reaming Bit Holder’s dual purpose design allows users to ream the inside and outside of the pipe and fasten with one single accessory! A thick, hardened tool steel blade provides up to 5X blade life versus the competition, and a slim profile with extended reach allows easier access for common electrical fastening applications.