Horizon Utilities Corporation announce that it is the first electric utility in Canada to earn the CSA Z1000-14 certification from the Canadian Standards Association.
This formal recognition exemplifies Horizon Utilities’ commitment to Occupational Health & Safety practices, providing a safe environment for employees that is focused on a Plan-Do-Check-Act approach to reducing workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities.
Canada's nuclear sector provides good jobs and contributes significantly to Canada's clean energy goals. The sector operates under strong regulatory standards and oversight, including ensuring that its facilities are highly secure and have stringent waste management practices.
STRUTHER TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS LTD. announces the opening of a new branch office in Kamloops B.C. The new Kamloops office is located at 106–970 McMaster Way. Marcie Cochrane, P.Eng. has been appointed as branch manager of the Kamloops office. The Kamloops team has experience serving clients in and around the Kamloops region. The addition of the Kamloops branch office expands Struthers Tech’s portfolio of electrical consulting services to include not only utility, industrial, generation, and mining design, but will also allow Struthers Tech to provide services in energy management, commercial, municipal services, and street lighting design.
EATON Marketing Manager, Electrical Assemblies Canada, DarkoMatulic, announces the appointment of Dave Matthews to the position of Product Line Manager, Power Distribution and Control Assemblies. Dave will report directly to Darko and will be located in Edmonton, Alberta.
In this role, Dave will be responsible for providing leadership, direction and coordination between the U.S. product lines, the Champs quotations group and the Canadian sales districts for medium & low voltage assemblies, medium voltage control & drives, and Busway.
The top-performing sub-compact system in the world made up of over 90+ solutions, the M12™ line, will experience an instant upgrade in performance through the launch of two new M12™ REDLITHIUM™ Battery Packs. As the clear leader in cordless power tool battery development, Milwaukee® has designed a Compact 3.0 Battery that gives superior runtime to high frequency products without sacrificing the weight of the tool, and a XC6.0 Extended Capacity Battery that will allow Milwaukee’s M12™ products to outperform many 18V solutions.
Delivering exceptional energy efficiency in a lightweight design that easily mounts to existing poles, MaxLite presents the ARX Series LED X-Large Area Light as the perfect 1000-watt retrofit solution for parking lots, campuses, automotive dealerships and large retail locations.
Greenlee, a Textron Inc. company, has developed the patent-pending G-Series Smart Pull, a real time cable pulling monitoring system designed to alert contractors when a cable pull has met or is exceeding the amount of tension recommended by the cable manufacturer. This saves contractors time and money by avoiding overstretching the cable leading to faulty cable installation.
Wieland Electric Inc., a leading global manufacturer of innovative electrical interconnect technology, has released a small industrial circular power connector with Type 4X/6P protection. Rated for 600V and 16A, the new RST® MINI 5-pole, circular power connectors (RST16i5) are designed to simplify, speed up, and reduce the cost of wiring installations in lighting, building automation, and industrial applications.