Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Mersen to Showcase Complete Portfolio of 1500vdc PV Products at Solar Power International 2016

August 30, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Mersen will display its complete portfolio of 1500VDC components for the growing solar market during Solar Power International, September 12-15 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Launched in mid-2015, this comprehensive product portfolio was developed for early design into 1500VDC systems. With a dedicated range of products to disconnect, clip and isolate, that includes string and NH... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

PPL Electric Utilities Introduces Automated Power Restoration System

August 11, 2016

New smart grid technology is turning lights back on for many customers in minutes ALLENTOWN, Pa., -- A new automated power restoration system is turning the lights back on for PPL Electric Utilities customers in minutes, even before a work crew has made repairs. The system led to significantly shorter power outages for thousands of homes and businesses in two recent rounds of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its First Commercially Designed PB3 PowerBuoy®

July 18, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced today the deployment of its commercial design of the PB3 PowerBuoy® approximately four miles off of the coast of New Jersey.  The commercial PB3 incorporates multiple enhancements over early prototypes including a redesigned power take-off (“PTO”), a high-capacity, modular energy... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Portable Spider Box features explosion proof design.

July 6, 2016

Featuring ten 12 V twist-lock receptacles rated at 20 A each, Model EPL-SBO-120-10XLV allows user to safely operate up to 4,000 W of lighting and electrical equipment within Class 1 Division 1 zones. Operators provide 120 V power from inside or outside hazardous location to spider box with provided 25 ft SOOW cable terminated in 20 A explosion proof plug. Distribution assembly is mounted onto rugged cart style frame constructed of non-sparking aluminum and powder-coated for corrosion resistance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Raritan Solutions Power, Monitor and Control Cisco UCS Blades and Other Data Center Equipment at Cisco Live

June 30, 2016

SOMERSET, N.J. - Raritan®, a leading provider of intelligent data center management and rack power distribution, will be showing at the Cisco Live conference its solution portfolio for high-performance data centers, such as those built on Cisco's Unified Computing System (UCS) blade servers, Cisco Nexus switches, and other components of the Cisco data center platform. "Data center... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Services

Mersen to Exhibit During ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27-29, 2016

June 17, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA - Mersen will be showcasing its broad line of power management solutions for the rapidly evolving Electric Vehicles (EV/HEV) and Electrical Energy Storage (EES) markets during the ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27th – 29th in Dearborn, Michigan.          Mersen’s expert team of application specialists will be on hand... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Rigid-Flex Power Distribution Control Circuits Application

June 10, 2016

Challenge A contract manufacturing company needed help improving the quality and supply chain reliability of rigid-flex circuits for a power distribution control circuit application. The product had been in production already, but had issues with circuit failure. The existing rigid-flex circuit design also did not meet IPC standards for materials and construction. A solution was needed that... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Portable Power Transformer converts 480 Vac to 120 Vac. .

June 6, 2016

Designed for powering high voltage lighting and equipment, Model TX-3000VA-480.120-1XAO features primary 480 V current that is brought in by 10 ft of 12/3 SOOW cord terminated in L8-20P twist-lock cord cap. Output side is equipped with GFCI-protected 20 A, 120 V duplex receptacle with hinged weatherproof cover. Providing overload and short circuit protection, transformer safely allows operators to power equipment up to 3,000 W from 480 Vac power source. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mersen to Exhibit during IMS 2016 (International Microwave Symposium Conference and Exhibition), May 24-26, 2016

May 18, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Mersen will showcase its broad line of innovative cooling and bus bar solutions for the radio and microwave electronics industry during the IMS 2016 (International Microwave Symposium Conference and Exhibition), May 24th – 26th in San Francisco, California.        Mersen’s expert team of product managers and design engineers will be on hand at booth #611 to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution Boxes eliminate voltage drop in field.

May 9, 2016

Designed for field-based power supply voltages of 24 V, M12 Power Distribution Boxes, in combination with standard M12 power cables of 4x10 AWG conductors, can eliminate voltage drop that occurs across long cable runs. Distributor has four T-coded M12 receptacles with current load up to 10 A/channel. Each of 8 channels is equipped with plug-in fuse, and LEDs indicate status of input and output sides. Power to distributor boxes is supplied via HEAVYCON Compact plug-connector. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

ABB FACTS Solution to Help Maintain Grid Stability for TVA as Power Generation Mix Changes

May 5, 2016

ABB – ABB FACTS solution to help maintain grid stability for TVA as power generation mix changes Dallas, Texas – Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the largest public utility in the US, is installing ABB’s static var compensator (SVC) technology to help ensure system reliability as fossil fuel component of total energy mix declines. SVC’s enhance grid stabilization and at the same... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Temporary Power Distribution System mounts on wheeled cart.

May 3, 2016

Converting 220 Vac electrical current to 120 Vac, Model MGL-220V-10KVA-120V-1X120.25A-1X120.35A enables operators to safely tap into and distribute 220 Vac power from variety of sources including generators and direct grid power. System includes 200 ft of Type W line-in power cord to connect substation to primary 220 V single phase power supply. Two rubber tires and cart style mounting platform provide substation mobility, while center point lift eye allows lifting with cable or chain hooks. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Falcon Steel Highlights American-Made Power Delivery Structures

April 25, 2016

Company to Exhibit at IEEE PES TD Conference in Dallas, May 2-5 FORT WORTH, Texas – Falcon Steel will highlight the power of American manufacturing at the IEEE PES TD Conference and Exposition, May 2 - 5, in Dallas. The Texas-based company will showcase its broad range of steel structures, customized fabrication services and engineering capabilities at Booth 4925. Falcon Steel is the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Open Power Units comply with EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV.

April 19, 2016

Pre-installed with Tier 4F/Stage IV after-treatment components, engine cooling system, air and fuel filters, and mounting brackets, EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV PowerPac units are available for 214–543 hp TAD87XVE, TAD117XVE, and TAD137XVE engine models. Integration facilitates and accelerates installation, without custom engineering, in OEM machines. Units utilize Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology, which complies with Tier 4F/Stage IV emission limits without separate DPF or DOC. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution System (10 KVA ) has 480 V welding receptacles.

April 1, 2016

Converting 480 Vac to single-phase 120 and 240 Vac, portable MGS-480.2X30A.2X60A-10K-2X240-10X120 safely enables industrial operators to tap into and utilize power sources independently of work area. There are 10 GFCI-protected, 20 A receptacles and 2 L6-30 receptacles. System also provides two 30 A, 480 V receptacles and two 60 A, 480 V receptacles for welding. Powder-coated, carbon steel frame has integrated skid pockets and top located lifting eyelet. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Eaton Expands Power Management Capabilities for Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Deployments

March 29, 2016

RALEIGH, N.C. – Power management company Eaton today announced its integrated power management software is now ‘Nutanix® Ready’ validated, following testing for interoperability with Nutanix®, the enterprise cloud company. Eaton is the industry’s first power management vendor to achieve this certification. Eaton’s power management offering scales side-by-side with Nutanix... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Step Down Spider Box provides 6 duplex 120 V outlets.

March 25, 2016

Providing source of 120 V power when only 240 V is available, Model WALSB-240.50A-6X120.20A-WP is equipped with 10 ft chemical- and abrasion-resistant cable terminated in industrial male cord cap that carries 240 V current to box, which is then stepped down to 120 V to operate equipment. Six duplex 120 V outlets provide sealed and secure connection for up to 12 devices. Constructed with powder coated steel housing, portable weatherproof box includes short circuit and overload protection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution Units deliver up to 100 KW output.

March 25, 2016

Providing clean AC and DC power in one integrated assembly, Power Distribution Units are suitable for CT scanning, X-ray imaging, and critical industrial applications. Units include comprehensive digital remote power monitoring capability that can diagnose and fix power quality issues. Shielded isolation transformer protects against incoming common mode noise, while transient protection prevents equipment damage due to line spikes. In addition, single system ground point simplifies wiring. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Hy-Mag Circuit Breaker is offered with recessed paddle actuator.

March 22, 2016

Designed for precision operation in OEM markets requiring general-purpose as well as full-load amp applications, A-Series hydraulic-magnetic (Hy-Mag) circuit breakers are available with visi-rocker or paddle actuators. Sealed toggle actuator style suits harsh environments, while optional rocker-guard and push-to-reset bezels help prevent inadvertent actuation. With 1–6 poles and 0.02–50 A capacities, temperature-stable products are rated up to 277 Vac or 80 Vdc. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Transphorm Strengthens Sales Channel with Addition of Richardson Electronics and A/D Sales

March 21, 2016

New global distributor and sales representative enhance technical support and supply chain in response to increased customer demand GOLETA, Calif. - Transphorm Inc., a leader in the design and manufacturing of JEDEC-qualified 650V GaN (gallium nitride) semiconductors, today announced that it has added the global distributor Richardson Electronics and the Northeast representative A/D Sales to... Read More