Supplier News

  1. ABB Wins $75M Power Products Order In South Africa
    10/2/2008
    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $75M contract from Eskom, South Africa’s national electricity provider, to supply and install circuit breakers to strengthen the country’s electricity network
  2. White Paper: Testing Building Envelope Systems Using Infrared Thermal Imaging
    9/4/2008
    The structures we live and work in are susceptible to quality and performance problems during construction and maintenance that can impact performance and may, in some cases, render them dangerous. Regardless of the building type involved, infrared thermography can provide remarkable, nondestructive information about construction details and building performance
  3. Alabama Power Executive Earns National Praise
    8/13/2008
    Robin Hurst, Alabama Power’s senior vice president for Power Delivery, received the IEEE Power and Energy Society’s "Leadership in Power" award at the 2008 IEEE Power and Energy Society’s General Meeting held in Pittsburgh in July
  4. Caterpillar Now Offers G3516C 50 Hz Natural Gas Generator Set For Island Mode Operation
    7/31/2008
    Caterpillar Inc. recently announces the introduction of a new G3516C 50 Hz high-efficiency natural gas generator.
  5. S&C Named A Winner Of R&D 100 Awards Competition For TripSaver Dropout Recloser
    7/21/2008
    S&C Electric Company was named one of the winners of this year’s R&D 100 Awards Competition, for their unique new TripSaver Dropout Recloser
  6. Oncor Installs First PulseCloser In The U.S. As Part Of Smart Grid Strategy
    7/11/2008
    Oncor installed the first S&C IntelliRupter PulseCloser in the United States last week, at a location in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. This new, groundbreaking device is part of Oncor’s initiative to develop an electric grid that will monitor, think, act, repair and prepare itself to respond quickly to consumer needs.
  7. ABB Wins $233M Electrical Systems Contract For Combined Cycle Power Plant
    7/11/2008
    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $233M contract from Hyundai Engineering and Construction (HDEC) of Korea to supply power systems and grid connections for a natural gas and steam turbine (combined-cycle) power plant, to be built in Qatar
  8. Cooper Bussmann Contributes $500,000 To IEEE/NFPA Arc-Flash Research Project
    7/10/2008
    Cooper Bussmann, the leader in downtime reduction, workplace safety and Code compliance, contributed $500,000 to the Arc-Flash Collaborative Research Project organized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  9. ABB Launches Expanded Power Transformers Operations At South Boston, VA Facility
    6/13/2008

    ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, announced recently that it has completed a major expansion of its small power transformer operations in South Boston, Virginia

  10. Honeywell Acquires Norcross Safety Products, Expands Growing Life Safety Business
    5/22/2008
    Honeywell recently announced it has completed its acquisition of Norcross Safety Products L.L.C., a leading manufacturer of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), for approximately $1.2B. Norcross, based in Oak Brook, IL, will form a new line of business called Honeywell Safety Products within Honeywell Life Safety, part of Automation and Control Solutions (ACS)