T&D World's The Briefing Room http://tdworld.com/blog/2855/feed At the Briefing Room you will be able to stay up-to-date on the latest technology announcements where we will provide daily postings from our industry en Hi-Line Utility Supply Presents Glove Protectors and Work Gloves http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-presents-glove-protectors-and-work-gloves <div class="node-body blog-body">Hi-Line Utility Supply introduces the Power Gripz glove protectors and work gloves.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-presents-glove-protectors-and-work-gloves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-presents-glove-protectors-and-work-gloves#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 18 May 2016 14:20:00 +0000 88741 at http://tdworld.com National Safety Apparel Offers Performance, Protection and Selection in Arc Flash Head Protection http://tdworld.com/blog/national-safety-apparel-offers-performance-protection-and-selection-arc-flash-head-protection <div class="node-body blog-body">National Safety Apparel features a wide variety of flame resistant and arc flash stocked head protection. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/national-safety-apparel-offers-performance-protection-and-selection-arc-flash-head-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/national-safety-apparel-offers-performance-protection-and-selection-arc-flash-head-protection#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:42:00 +0000 86851 at http://tdworld.com Terex Offers Online Driver Safety Training Courses for Medium-Duty Utility Trucks http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-offers-online-driver-safety-training-courses-medium-duty-utility-trucks <div class="node-body blog-body">Terex adds 13 new Driver Safety Training courses for medium-duty utility trucks, part of the company’s Master Mechanic Learning Center, to its suite of online training courses.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-offers-online-driver-safety-training-courses-medium-duty-utility-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-offers-online-driver-safety-training-courses-medium-duty-utility-trucks#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:51:00 +0000 86601 at http://tdworld.com Klein Tools’ Heavy-Duty Nut Drivers Feature a Fully Hollow Handle Design http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-heavy-duty-nut-drivers-feature-fully-hollow-handle-design <div class="node-body blog-body">Klein Tools introduces Heavy-Duty Nut Drivers designed with a completely hollow handle for use on unlimited bolt lengths.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-heavy-duty-nut-drivers-feature-fully-hollow-handle-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-heavy-duty-nut-drivers-feature-fully-hollow-handle-design#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 21 Apr 2016 14:23:00 +0000 86581 at http://tdworld.com V-Guard 250 Monitors Low-Voltage Lines and Locates Faults with the Power Supply Still Connected http://tdworld.com/blog/v-guard-250-monitors-low-voltage-lines-and-locates-faults-power-supply-still-connected <div class="node-body blog-body">With the LV-Guard 250, BAUR GmbH from Sulz (Austria) is launching onto the world market a device that provides a unique and innovative method of fault location in low-voltage networks without disconnecting the power supply to consumers. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/v-guard-250-monitors-low-voltage-lines-and-locates-faults-power-supply-still-connected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/v-guard-250-monitors-low-voltage-lines-and-locates-faults-power-supply-still-connected#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:19:00 +0000 86481 at http://tdworld.com Electrical Manufacturers Praise Senate Passage of Energy Policy Modernization Act http://tdworld.com/blog/electrical-manufacturers-praise-senate-passage-energy-policy-modernization-act <div class="node-body blog-body">Today, the U.S. Senate passed the Energy Policy Modernization Act by a vote of 85-12. This vote comes four months after a December 3, 2015, vote in the U.S. House of Representatives on its comprehensive energy legislation, the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/electrical-manufacturers-praise-senate-passage-energy-policy-modernization-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/electrical-manufacturers-praise-senate-passage-energy-policy-modernization-act#comments T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:13:00 +0000 86471 at http://tdworld.com Prysmian Reaches New Technology Milestone in the Field of Power Transmission Grids http://tdworld.com/blog/prysmian-reaches-new-technology-milestone-field-power-transmission-grids <div class="node-body blog-body">Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, is launching a new breakthrough cable technology for the development of power transmission grids that will ensure better environmental sustainability, higher electrical performance and lower costs. The Group announces today the successful development and testing of its new P-Laser 525 kV cable system for High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) applications. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/prysmian-reaches-new-technology-milestone-field-power-transmission-grids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/prysmian-reaches-new-technology-milestone-field-power-transmission-grids#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:53:00 +0000 86451 at http://tdworld.com PG&E Becomes First U.S. Utility to Earn Certification For Supplier Quality Assurance http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-becomes-first-us-utility-earn-certification-supplier-quality-assurance <div class="node-body blog-body">Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, an internationally-known independent management systems assurance firm, has certified the company’s Supplier Quality Assurance Department’s quality management system to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 standard.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-becomes-first-us-utility-earn-certification-supplier-quality-assurance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-becomes-first-us-utility-earn-certification-supplier-quality-assurance#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:49:00 +0000 86421 at http://tdworld.com Ritz Instrument Transformers, Inc. to Re-Enter High-Voltage Market http://tdworld.com/blog/ritz-instrument-transformers-inc-re-enter-high-voltage-market <div class="node-body blog-body">Ritz Instrument Transformers, Inc. announced today that their product offering will be expanded to include high-voltage oil-filled instrument transformers up to 800kV.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/ritz-instrument-transformers-inc-re-enter-high-voltage-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/ritz-instrument-transformers-inc-re-enter-high-voltage-market#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:40:00 +0000 86411 at http://tdworld.com Hi-Line Utility Supply and Klein Tools Present the Single-Ended Impact Socket http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-and-klein-tools-present-single-ended-impact-socket <div class="node-body blog-body">The Single-Ended Impact Socket (Item Number: KLNRHD3) is a must-have for linemen and utility workers. No need to keep flipping the tool looking for the size you need. Having all three sizes on one side saves time, reduces drops and prevents loss of the adapter.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-and-klein-tools-present-single-ended-impact-socket" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-and-klein-tools-present-single-ended-impact-socket#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:31:00 +0000 86401 at http://tdworld.com