Electrical Contractor Magazine

June 2013: Cabling, Communications and Controls


Falls are still the top cause of serious injuries and deaths for Americans at work.

What kind of contractor?

Wireless technology is certainly getting attention these days.

Do you keep up with new fire alarm systems technology developments?

Upfront cost is one of the biggest challenges for commercial building owners interested in energy-ef

Termination of installed optical fiber cables has always been perceived as a difficult, expensive, t

When it comes to building controls, don’t be on the outside looking in when you can join the party.

Contractors that install underground power telecommunications cable often must work in easements alr

Like many engineering disciplines, the fire protection world is built on tradition.

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June 2013
Like bid listing, bid depositories are another method of fighting the practice of bid shopping. Let’s briefly review what happens on bid day because of bid shopping. READ MORE
June 2013
In March 2012, the International Code Council (ICC) announced the availability of the International Green Construction Code (IgCC), a new model code for constructing and remod READ MORE
June 2013
Consumer demand for greater access to broadband and the latest wireless devices are key drivers of telecommunications growth, according to Insight Research in a study publishe READ MORE
June 2013
Are wireless controls taking market share from their wired brethren? A report released by Navigant Research says they are. READ MORE
June 2013
Falls are still the top cause of serious injuries and deaths for Americans at work. READ MORE


June 2013