Electrical contractors and their employees, electricians, datacom and cabling experts, and other construction professionals are invited to The NECA Show. To be held Oct. 13–15 in Washington, D.C. Admission is free. Also invited: Electrical distributors, manufacturer’s representatives, building inspectors, electrical engineers and design consultants, architects, lighting designers & specifiers, and building owners and managers.
News and Announcements
McCormick Systems announced that it has added online training. McCormick’s trainers can customize sessions to each customer’s specific needs and teach them via online connections. A customer company can have a single session or opt for several (sessions are typically two hours long) and can have from one to ten attendees on its end.
Greenville, SC – July 24, 2013 – Hubbell Lighting today announced an innovative program focused on accelerating the adoption of energy efficient lighting and controls technologies called “createchange.” The initiative helps end users see through and beyond what many find as an uncertain process to envision what the impact of energy efficient retrofit solutions look like at their facilities. With createchange, Hubbell Lighting has made retrofit projects easy with a comprehensive suite of tools and services available at www.hubbelllighting.com.
New Line Further Enhances the Delivery of Total Solutions to Professional Contractors As an enhancement to its robust line of innovative wire and cable products and solutions, Southwire has introduced Southwire™ Electrician’s Tools, a comprehensive line of hand tools, testers and meters.
A new anthology documentary television series is seeking Blue Collar Success Stories to profile the unbreakable American spirit, determination and hard work that lead to achieving the American dream.
Website provides resources for National Electrical Code adoptionJune 11, 2013 – The Electrical Code Coalition (ECC) today announced the launch of its new website, which aims to facilitate direct and full adoption, application and uniform enforcement of the latest edition of NFPA 70®, the National Electrical Code® (NEC®).
SYCAMORE, IL APRIL 26, 2013 -- IDEAL Industries Networks today announced the winner of its first-ever SignalTEK II Giveaway: Dave Nichols of Spectrum Solutions in Madison, Alabama won a SignalTEK II FO qualifier, valued at $2,195.00 (USD).
Arlington, VA— In anticipation of May’s National Electrical Safety Month, the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is spearheading its annual effort to raise awareness about potential home electrical hazards and the importance of electrical safety. This year’s campaign theme is “Electrical Safety for All Ages,” which takes a multigenerational approach to electrical safety by encouraging families to work together to identify and correct potential home fire hazards.
MILWAUKEE, WI – Demonstrating an exceptional commitment to their battery recycling program, Milwaukee Tool was recently honored with Call2Recycle’s “2012 Leader in Sustainability Award”.
Melville, New York, April 22, 2013 – Leviton has been awarded a $1 million grant to install electric vehicle charging stations across the state of New York in an effort to support Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s “Charge NY” initiative. Utilizing the company’s Evr-GreenTM Dual Port Level 2 Charging Stations, Leviton will help enable electric vehicle charging at various workplaces throughout Upstate New York, New York City and Long Island.