T&D World's The Briefing Room http://tdworld.com/blog/2855/feed en HD Electric Introduces Handheld Voltage Detectors http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-introduces-handheld-voltage-detectors <div class="node-body blog-body">HDE's Handheld Voltage Detectors consist of the LV-5 Stray Voltage Detector and the VP-1 Voltage Probe. These handheld voltage detectors are used to detect voltages starting at 5VAC. They give an indication of the presence of voltage with either a flashing light or flashing light and beeper.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-introduces-handheld-voltage-detectors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-introduces-handheld-voltage-detectors#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations Products T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:53:00 +0000 58721 at http://tdworld.com Sign Up Now: Industry Experts Prepare for the Power Evolution http://tdworld.com/blog/sign-now-industry-experts-prepare-power-evolution <div class="node-body blog-body">The online conference, Preparing for the power evolution, grants exclusive access to ABB’s industry-leading global experts without having to leave the office.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/sign-now-industry-experts-prepare-power-evolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/sign-now-industry-experts-prepare-power-evolution#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:41:00 +0000 57521 at http://tdworld.com Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Inspects Powerlines http://tdworld.com/blog/unmanned-aerial-vehicle-inspects-powerlines <div class="node-body blog-body">For the first time in the world, an unmanned Remotely Piloted Aircraft System took off to inspect local power lines with a full set of sensors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/unmanned-aerial-vehicle-inspects-powerlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/unmanned-aerial-vehicle-inspects-powerlines#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations inspections T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 07 Oct 2014 19:28:00 +0000 57031 at http://tdworld.com Preformed Products Launches COYOTE Dome Closure Cable Restraint Bracket for Optical Ground Wire http://tdworld.com/blog/preformed-products-launches-coyote-dome-closure-cable-restraint-bracket-optical-ground-wire <div class="node-body blog-body">The new COYOTE Dome Closure CRB system for OPGW combines easier grommet sealing methods with a robust cable restraint bracket (CRB) that keeps the cable secured during and after installation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/preformed-products-launches-coyote-dome-closure-cable-restraint-bracket-optical-ground-wire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/preformed-products-launches-coyote-dome-closure-cable-restraint-bracket-optical-ground-wire#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:37:00 +0000 56931 at http://tdworld.com William Frick & Company Introduces RFID-Enabled Pole Markers http://tdworld.com/blog/william-frick-company-introduces-rfid-enabled-pole-markers <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>RFID-enabled pole markers offer quick and easy identification of utility poles, reclosures, switch gear, transformers and underground assets. Information can be displayed in human-readable format, barcode and UHF Gen 2 RFID&mdash;perfect for the electric utility that is transitioning between the three data collection formats. The triple read format also provides security and redundancy in case of vandalism or graffiti.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/william-frick-company-introduces-rfid-enabled-pole-markers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/william-frick-company-introduces-rfid-enabled-pole-markers#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:31:00 +0000 56921 at http://tdworld.com Riello UPS Signs Fakouri Electrical Engineering As US Distributor http://tdworld.com/blog/riello-ups-signs-fakouri-electrical-engineering-us-distributor <div class="node-body blog-body">Riello UPS and Fakouri Electrical Engineering have entered into a distribution agreement. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/riello-ups-signs-fakouri-electrical-engineering-us-distributor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/riello-ups-signs-fakouri-electrical-engineering-us-distributor#comments Briefs Faukouri Electrical Engineering Riello UPS T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:36:00 +0000 56441 at http://tdworld.com HD Electric Company Introduces DigiVolt Digital Voltmeter and Phasing Sets http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-introduces-digivolt-digital-voltmeter-and-phasing-sets <div class="node-body blog-body"><p align="LEFT"><img alt="" src="/site-files/tdworld.com/files/uploads/2014/09/DigiVolt%20Digital%20Voltmeter%20%26%20Phasing%20Sets%20PR.JPG" style="width: 595px; height: 396px;" /></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-introduces-digivolt-digital-voltmeter-and-phasing-sets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-introduces-digivolt-digital-voltmeter-and-phasing-sets#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:42:00 +0000 56181 at http://tdworld.com Terex Utilities Hosts 36th Annual Hands On Training Event in Watertown, S.D. http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-utilities-hosts-36th-annual-hands-training-event-watertown-sd <div class="node-body blog-body">Terex Utilities had its 36th annual Hands On Training seminar at the company’s facilities in Watertown, S.D. on August 18-20. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-utilities-hosts-36th-annual-hands-training-event-watertown-sd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-utilities-hosts-36th-annual-hands-training-event-watertown-sd#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:54:00 +0000 56101 at http://tdworld.com Doble Offers Testing on Transmission System Equipment up to 640kV Levels http://tdworld.com/blog/doble-offers-testing-transmission-system-equipment-640kv-levels <div class="node-body blog-body">Doble can now offer testing on bushings, high voltage power cables and other transmission system equipment up to 640kV levels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/doble-offers-testing-transmission-system-equipment-640kv-levels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/doble-offers-testing-transmission-system-equipment-640kv-levels#comments Briefs Doble Engineering T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:02:00 +0000 56041 at http://tdworld.com Salisbury Introduces Electriflex Rubber Insulating Glove http://tdworld.com/blog/salisbury-introduces-electriflex-rubber-insulating-glove <div class="node-body blog-body">Salisbury Electrical Safety introduces a flexible rubber insulating glove called the Electriflex. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/salisbury-introduces-electriflex-rubber-insulating-glove" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/salisbury-introduces-electriflex-rubber-insulating-glove#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations rubber gloves Salisbury T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:47:00 +0000 56031 at http://tdworld.com Two California Utilities Join Sustainability Alliance http://tdworld.com/blog/two-california-utilities-join-sustainability-alliance <div class="node-body blog-body">The Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance announced the addition of two California utilities to its membership: Los Angeles Department of Water and Power and Southern California Edison. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/two-california-utilities-join-sustainability-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/two-california-utilities-join-sustainability-alliance#comments Briefs Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:37:00 +0000 55941 at http://tdworld.com Alliance Unveils New Wood Pole Sustainable Practices http://tdworld.com/blog/alliance-unveils-new-wood-pole-sustainable-practices <div class="node-body blog-body">The Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance announced the release of a collection of sustainable practices in the areas of wood-pole manufacturing, purchasing, management and disposal/reuse, </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/alliance-unveils-new-wood-pole-sustainable-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/alliance-unveils-new-wood-pole-sustainable-practices#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:29:00 +0000 55931 at http://tdworld.com NASCAR Returns to Gateway Motorsports Park on Saturday, June 13, 2015 http://tdworld.com/blog/nascar-returns-gateway-motorsports-park-saturday-june-13-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body">The Drivin' for Linemen race will return to Gateway Motorsports Park near St. Louis, Missouri, next June 13, 2015. The race will be sponsored by Elite Utility Support and will be part of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/nascar-returns-gateway-motorsports-park-saturday-june-13-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/nascar-returns-gateway-motorsports-park-saturday-june-13-2015#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:14:00 +0000 55791 at http://tdworld.com BURNDY Announces the Release of Y122CMR HYTOOL http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-release-y122cmr-hytool <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/tdworld.com/files/uploads/2014/08/BURNDY%20y122cmr_2.jpg" style="width: 504px; height: 209px;" /></p> <p>August 26, 2014 -- BURNDY introduces the new Y122CMR mechanical full cycle ratchet HYTOOL to its line of tooling products. &nbsp;The Y122CMR HYTOOL&trade; will accommodate copper compression HYDENT connectors for :</p> <ul> <li> #12 - #2 AWG Class B</li> <li> #12 - #2 Class I Flex</li> <li> #2 Solid &amp; #3 Stranded</li> </ul> <p>The die index is embossed on the crimped connector for permanent inspectability.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-release-y122cmr-hytool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-release-y122cmr-hytool#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:30:00 +0000 54951 at http://tdworld.com Sherman + Reilly Announces 2014 Break Away Road Tour in Eastern Region http://tdworld.com/blog/sherman-reilly-announces-2014-break-away-road-tour-eastern-region <div class="node-body blog-body">Sherman + Reilly, a Textron Inc. company, will conduct a 19-city eastern state tour to display and demonstrate its new utility stringing equipment aimed at significantly improving the safety of linemen in the electric utility industry. The Break Away Road Tour will start September 15 in St. Louis, Missouri, and end October 16 in Atlanta, Georgia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/sherman-reilly-announces-2014-break-away-road-tour-eastern-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/sherman-reilly-announces-2014-break-away-road-tour-eastern-region#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:32:00 +0000 54001 at http://tdworld.com