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June 12, 2019
EASA 2019

EFC marks National Electricity Month with safety campaign

Aimed at homeowners, the campaign promotes the use of arc-fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) breakers and receptacles to prevent electrical fires.

2019 ECAA Convention highlights code rules, safety logic and integrated systems

Members of the Electrical Contractors Association of Alberta (ECAA) gathered at Jasper Park Lodge to discuss timely topics of interest.

Nedco recognizes supplier excellence for 2018

The Rexel-owned nationwide company presented its awards on May 29 in Quebec City, during EFC’s annual conference

Are you earning enough as an electrical contractor?

Electrical Business is studying salaries and charge-out rates across Canada for commercial, industrial, residential and high-voltage work … and now you have the chance to have your say!

YBL enlightens apprentices on airport electrical systems

“We believe this is a first for Canada,” says CAEA president Murray Ames. “The plan is to continue with future classes.”

EFC members are ‘Powering a Changing World’

Close to 550 Canadian electrical industry players flocked to Quebec City in late May to attend EFC’s annual conference.

Stratton pendant light fixtures recalled due to risk of injury

Tech Lighting, part of Generation Brands, received a report in the U.S. of the glass pendant detaching from the fixture, falling and injuring a bystander. » Read full article
Products & Solutions 

ITC adds outdoor industrial Geos enclosures

The cUL-listed enclosures are available in five sizes, with a solid or transparent cover. A variety of accessories and mounting systems are also available. » Read full article
Power Defense

Power Defense circuit breakers are IoT-ready

The moulded-case circuit breakers generate data insights, including system visibility and predictive diagnostics, to help improve maintenance. » Read full article

CSA Annual Conference & Committee Week

Dates & Location: June 17 - 21 • Ottawa
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EASA Convention & Exposition

Dates & Location: June 29 – July 2 • Las Vegas, Nev.
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NETCO Annual Training Conference

Dates & Location: August 10 - 11 • Vancouver
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IEEE Petroleum & Chemical Industry Committee (PCIC) Conference

Dates & Location: September 9 - 11 • Vancouver
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National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Show

Dates & Location: September 14 - 17 • Las Vegas, Nev.
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