Safety eyewear
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 9 hours ago
Available in matte black, smoke brown, or clear ice colors, Uvex Hypershock safety eyewear features a sport-inspired style read more
Unlisted Optical Fiber Cables Entering Buildings
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 9 hours ago
By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant Article 770 of the NEC applies to the installation of optical fiber cables, raceways, and cable routing assemblies. read more
Dynamic Volt/VAR Control Architectures Will Reach Nearly $3 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2023
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 9 hours ago
As electricity loads become more variable and intermittent sources become a larger portion of the energy supply, the power grid will need to become more flexible and more efficient. Content Classification:  Curated read more
Eaton Releases Newest Version of Electrical Protection Handbook
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 9 hours ago
Eaton has released the newest version of its Selecting Protective Devices (SPD) electrical handbook, giving the electrical industry a practical guide on product applications based on the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC). read more
LED Bulbs Recalled Due to Risk of Injury and Burn Hazards
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 9 hours ago
Halco has recalled LED bulbs that can overheat and fall onto consumers below, posing impact and burn hazards. read more
CCCA Launches Redesigned Website
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 9 hours ago
The Communications Cable and Connectivity Association has launched a completely redesigned website, which houses an extensive and constantly evolving library of information crucial to the structured cabling industry. read more
LG Chem Aims for Affordable, Long-Range Battery by 2017
Design News - Electronics & Test, July 28, 2014
GEC Length Limitations for CATV Systems
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 28, 2014
By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant Part IV of Art. 820 in the NEC outlines the grounding methods for community antenna television and radio distribution systems. read more
Bluetooth-controlled luminaires
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 28, 2014
The LightVault 8 uses high-speed Bluetooth technology to enable field aiming and dimming read more
Code-Compliant Equipment Labeling
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 28, 2014
When OSHA performs an on-site inspection of a facility, it should be a nonevent. However, the trend these days is moving toward more citations, greater penalties, and more frequent inspections. read more
EMCOR Group Subsidiary Awarded Contract for O&M at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 28, 2014
EMCOR Group, Inc. has announced that its subsidiary EMCOR Government Services (EGS) has been awarded contracts for operation, maintenance, and repair of systems and services with an expanded scope of work at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital and the building housing the Northern Region Medical Command...
UPS
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 25, 2014
The UniStar V is a single-phase, online double-conversion uninterruptible power supply read more
Receptacle Outlet for Peninsular Countertops
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 25, 2014
By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant Receptacle outlets for countertop spaces shall be installed in accordance with 210.52(C)(1) through (C)(5). read more
Strong Remodeling Spending to Slow Pace Heading Into 2015
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 25, 2014
Growth in home improvement activity is expected to peak during the second half of 2014 and then begin to ease heading into next year. Content Classification:  Curated read more
MCU Helps Keep Food Fresh During Shipping
Design News - Electronics & Test, July 24, 2014
Computerized Maintenance Management Software
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 24, 2014
Bigfoot computerized maintenance management software (CMMS) offers an enhanced user interface read more
Access to Service Disconnecting Means
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 24, 2014
By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant The general requirements for service equipment are outlined in Part V of Art. 230 of the NEC. read more
Reston, Va.-Based Truland Closes Doors, Files for Bankruptcy
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 24, 2014
The Washington, D.C.-area''s largest electrical contractor, Truland Systems, suddenly closed its doors Monday, leaving about 1,000 workers without a job. Content Classification:  Curated read more
United Airlines Cited at Newark, N.J., Airport for Repeat and Serious Safety Hazards
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 24, 2014
United Airlines Inc. has exposed ground operation workers at the Newark airport to hazardous conditions, prompting the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue 16 citations and propose penalties of $101,300. read more
Moving Violations Video No. 76, by Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant: More than Meets the Eye
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, July 23, 2014
In this episode, EC&M Magazine''s Russ LeBlanc shows us what he found wrong with this outdoor luminaire when he showed up on a recent residential service call. A violation of Sec. 300.15 of the 2014 NEC can be cited at this location. read more