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April 3, 2019

Federal budget speech supports prompt payment legislation for trades

The legislation, already passed by the Senate, would create a structured process to ensure all payments flow promptly down the construction supply chain.

Westburne appoints Stuart Macdonald district industrial manager for B.C.

In the newly created role, Macdonald will lead Westburne’s strategy for the industrial market in his province, work with sales teams and develop new customer relationships.

RECALL: Legrand 15-A 125-V white indoor duplex wall outlet

The two-wire, non-grounded electrical receptacle is manufactured in Mexico, has not been approved to Canadian standards and may not be in safety compliance.

Liteline hires Eric Teacher for specifications sales

Teacher has worked in the lighting industry since 1993 and been certified by the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP) since 2012.

IoT security creates new opportunities for electrical contractors

As demand for ‘smarter’ buildings grows, the competencies and roles of the electrical contractor could shift dramatically.

Fulham appoints Antony Corrie president/CEO

Prior to joining Fulham, Corrie was president of worldwide sales for Harvard Technology, a supplier of energy-efficient connected lighting systems.

Latest Telecommunications Trends Showcased at ICT Canada—Presented by BICSI

Join industry peers from around the world as BICSI showcases the evolving world of ICT in Toronto on 8-10 April. From exceptional exhibits to educational sessions focused on modern approaches to ICT and unprecedented access to industry leaders, there’s so much to gain from attending! Presentations include EduTours, case studies and hands-on sessions with immersion learning experiences, that cover Internet of Things (IoT), smart cities and buildings, data centres, Power over Ethernet (PoE), Passive Optical Network and much more. Register today with our extended Early Bird rate special savings end 4 April! Visit to get started.

VIDEO: EFC's marketing awards return for 2019

Current EFC members representing electrical product manufacturers, distributors and manufacturers’ representatives may submit campaigns developed and executed in Canada. » Watch video
Products & Solutions 

Arlington cable connectors install with the push of a button

The connectors, which are listed by both CSA and UL, allow one or two cables to be inserted through a single opening. » Read full article

Eureka launches cylindrical Scout luminaires

The lights can be wall-mounted, surface-mounted to ceilings or suspended from higher ceilings. Narrow, medium and wide beam angles are possible. » Read full article

Canadian CommTech East

Dates & Location: April 15 - 17 • Mississauga, Ont.
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MCEE 2019

Dates & Location: April 24 - 25 • Montreal
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Partners in Prevention Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

Dates & Location: April 30 - May 1 • Mississauga, Ont.
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