January 2013: Construction Outlook


With doom and gloom being the predominant message regarding U.S.

While Congress is preoccupied with sorting out financial issues, President Obama’s re-election is no

The National Electrical Code requires that cabling must be removed if it isn’t properly tagged for f

In 2012, you could have felt hopeful about the economy on any given day.

In October, 20 exhibitors at the 2012 NECA Show in Las Vegas received Showstopper awards.

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January 2013
If you have a problem related to the National Electrical Code (NEC), are experiencing difficulty in understanding a Code requirement, or are wondering why or if such a require READ MORE
January 2013
“Kill the Circuit.” This phrase is a colorful way of saying de-energize the circuit. READ MORE
January 2013
Table 310.15(B)(16) (formerly Table 310.16) in the National Electrical Code (NEC) provides allowable ampacities for insulated conductors rated up to and including 2,000 volts READ MORE
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January 2013
At the 2012 NECA Show in Las Vegas last fall, ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR's editor, Andrea Klee, and Publisher, John Maisel, handed out the Showstoppers awards to the winners.  READ MORE
January 2013
Energy management is emerging as a focal point in construction conversations. READ MORE


January 2013