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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens to Supply Major Components for Saskatchewan Power Plant

October 21, 2016

  • Burns McDonnell Canada selected to design and build 350 megawatt combined cycle power plant for SaskPower
  • Chinook Power Station to harness cleaner-burning natural gas
  • Thermal power facility will be capable of powering about 300,000 homes
OAKVILLE, ON - Siemens is filling an order from Burns & McDonnell Canada to deliver a gas turbine, a steam turbine,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

CBS ArcSafe® RRS-3 SecoVac, RRS-3 DB-50 Win Safety Product of the Year Awards

October 17, 2016

Denton, Texas – The CBS ArcSafe® RRS-3 SecoVac (IEEE) and the RRS-3 DB-50 remote racking solution systems have won Occupational Health Safety (OH&S) magazine’s 2016 New Product of the Year Award in the Electrical Safety category. These are CBS ArcSafe’s sixth and seventh new product-of-the year awards for innovative safety products that keep electricians and maintenance personnel safe... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

Legrand Product Lines Achieve IDW Programmatic Excellence

October 6, 2016

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Legrand North America (LNA), the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, today announced their achievement of Excellence within the Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc.’s (IDEA) data certification program. IDEA’s Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) certification program has long been a way for electrical manufacturers to provide secure... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Frequency Reference provides 10 MHz output.

September 1, 2016

With 8 outputs, MtRF-5610 GPS Disciplined 10 MHz Frequency Reference eliminates need for separate frequency source and RF distribution unit. Along with 10 MHz outputs, time information is also available via serial output, which supports 1 PPS mode and NMEA-0183. Unit's 1 PPS signal is accurate to ±35 ns to UTC RMS, and 10 MHz output has noise floor of -155 dBc. Available in 8.66 x 6.50 x... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

PC Adapter bridges Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt 2, Thunderbolt 3.

June 3, 2016

Thunderbolt™ 3 to Thunderbolt Adapter lets users connect Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 devices, such as docking stations, hard drive enclosures, and adapters, to PC's Thunderbolt 3 USB-C port. Thunderbolt 3 technology, which uses USB-C connector to combine and deliver power, display, and connectivity signals in one connection, supports transfer speeds of up to 40 Gbps, dual 4K display... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

WEG Supplies a Complete Electrical Balance of Plant (eBOP) for Brazil's Largest Wind Farm

May 31, 2016

The new wind farm will have a rated capacity of 230 MVA, and will generate enough energy to supply 400,000 homes, equivalent to a city with over one million people. WEG recently announced the supply of an electrical BOP for a Wind Farm, in Santa Vitoria do Palmar, state of Rio Grande do Sul, in southern Brazil. Already known as the largest wind farm complex in Latin America, the region was... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multiprocessor drives data-intensive DSP application performance.

May 9, 2016

Rugged 6U OpenVPX multiprocessor, IPN252, delivers up to 1.4 Teraflops throughput and supports AXIS Advanced Multiprocessor Integrated Software environment. Intel® Core® i7 CPU and 640-core NVIDIA® Maxwell GPU are connected via 16-lane PCIe® Gen 3 switch, which also provides 16-lane PCIe Gen 3 port to VPX expansion plane, and 8-lane PCIe Gen 3 port to dual-channel 10... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Polarized IEC Inlets suit protection class II appliances.

May 9, 2016

Rated 2.5 A at 250 Vac, consistent with IEC standard, Series 2577 and 2579 are designed to polarize line contact of power mains into appliance. Inlets offer solid pin construction versus folded pins, ensuring high degree of contact integrity. Series 2577 is designed for screw-on mounting, while Series 2579 accommodates snap-in mounting, 1.0/1.5/2.0/2.5/3.0 mm. Both are configurable with solder,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

FPGA-Based VME Interface combats EOL obsolescence.

March 25, 2016

Available on new VME module designs and as updates for VME SBC products, FPGA-based Helix™ PCIe to VME64x Interface addresses gap created by Tsi148 (Tempe) VME interface device End Of Life (EOL) announcement. Solution supports all key features of VME, including PCIe Gen 2 interface, complete VME data transaction types, hardware-based byte swapping capability, 2eSST Broadcast... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Bridgeport's "Team Done That" Works with Contractor to Quickly Remedy Failed Inspection, Saving Time and Money

March 24, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. – “Team Done That,” an in-house group of licensed electricians at Bridgeport Fittings, recently saved the day for an electrical contractor whose wiring job failed to pass inspection. The contractor had wired a new electric room for a hospital lab but the job failed inspection because of improper bonding. The cause? The contractor had used grounding bushings with undersized... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Capacity Flash Memory Cards expand mobile device storage.

March 22, 2016

Featuring 200 GB capacity, LX Series and Instamobile microSDXC cards let Android™ smartphone and tablet users expand available storage for HD movies, pictures, music, and productivity files. These Class 10, UHS-1 cards, which can store 18+ hr of 1080p HD video or up to 36,000, 3 MB photos, accelerate data transfer with respective read and write speeds up to 90 MBps and 40 Mbps. SD... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD Adapters ensure full read/write speed.

March 18, 2016

Directly connecting NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD to PCIe 4-lane slot, NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD PCIe adapter consists of PCIe 4X add-on-card with 68-pin SFF-8639 female connector. SFF-8643 PCIe 4X adapter connects 2.5 in. NVMe U.2 (SFF-8639) SSD to PCIe 4-lane slot in system via SFF-8643 cable. Installed into M2 PCIe SSD socket to turn it into SFF-8643 connector, M2 SFF-8643... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

LV Boosting Device augments utility-side energy programs.

February 15, 2016

Designed for outdoor installation on secondary side of distribution transformers, Static VAR Compensator™ model SVC-20™ targets specific locations along feeder and injects up to 20 KVAR per phase to boost voltage and ensure compliance with ANSI/IEC standards. Shunt-connected low-voltage (LV) boosting device, designed for deployment in single- or 3-phase applications, features robust... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IEC Appliance Outlet features IDC terminals.

January 14, 2016

Featuring insulation displacement contact terminals, Model 4710 is a J style outlet according to IEC 60320, rated 20 A at 250 Vac by UL/CSA and 16 A at 250 Vac by ENEC. Unit provides IDC terminals for 10 AWG/6.0 mm² in addition to 12 AWG/4.0 mm². Able to fit panels from 0.8–3 mm thick, snap-in outlet is qualified for use in applications designed to IEC/EN 60950, including power... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products, Services

Curtiss-Wright Announces Initiative to Support the U.S. Army's MORA Architecture with Compliant RF Capabilities Using Embedded COTS Systems

October 16, 2015

AUSA 2015, WASHINGTON, D.C. (Booth #6717) – Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division has begun an initiative to support the addition of RF capabilities to its full range of rugged embedded open architecture modules and small-form factor subsystems. This initiative also extends Curtiss-Wright's support for the U.S. Army's Modular Open RF Architecture... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Best Locking Extension Cord

October 8, 2015

If  you  are  like  me  and  experience  disconnection  with extension cords, then you know how frustrating it is when the cords  keep  unplugging  themselves!  For  example,  I  was rearranging my living room but couldn't really decide where to place the TV. Well, it turns out every time I tried scooting the TV, the cord kept unplugging!  It... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Conductor System uses Z-shaped bracket for installation.

September 1, 2015

Designed to supply power to mobile equipment and to transfer power and control signals, Demag DCL-Pro uses Z-shaped suspension to ease installation, especially in narrow situations where steelwork is positioned next to wall of building. Suspension can be attached to upper and lower flange of IPE-type I-beam girders as well as to upper flange of INP girders. To ensure smooth operation, cleaning... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC Power Sources feature high power density design.

May 7, 2015

Comprising 2 models with 1,000 and 1,500 VA power levels, ADX Series requires just 2U of rack space for automated test equipment applications. Units feature active power corrected AC inputs with universal input voltage range so they can be deployed anywhere. Voltage, frequency, and current limit are all programmable and total of 99 non-volatile setups can be stored. Other features include... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage

SCHURTER Introduces AC Outlets with Light Pipe for Intelligent Power Capabilities in PDUs at Data Center World 2015

April 14, 2015

Santa  Rosa,  California – Data Center World 2015, will take place April 21-22 at the Mirage Resort in Las Vegas. SCHURTER, a trusted component supplier to the datacom industry will be showcasing its innovative range of electrical mechanical  components, which includes AC and DC rated components:  power inlets and outlets, with mating V-Lock cord sets, as... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Truck Body Control Module promote uptime via electronics.

March 12, 2015

Designed in line with SAE 500k baud standards, Diamond Logic® electrical system helps medium-duty and vocational truck owners work smarter, faster, and safer. There are ~200 body integration and driver efficiency features, and more vehicle functions can be customized. Intelligent Start, Programmable Real Time Starting, and Auto Start-Stop features are complemented by automated... Read More