T&D World's The Briefing Room http://tdworld.com/blog/2855/feed en PG&E Wins Innovation Award for Implementation of Automated Emergency Response Technology http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-wins-innovation-award-implementation-automated-emergency-response-technology <div class="node-body blog-body">Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has won an ARCOS 2014 innovation award for the utility’s mobile application of ARCOS software to automatically callout crews in response to electric and gas emergencies. </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/pge-wins-innovation-award-implementation-automated-emergency-response-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-wins-innovation-award-implementation-automated-emergency-response-technology#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 03 Apr 2015 20:01:00 +0000 66001 at http://tdworld.com Edison Electric Institute Honors Nation’s Lineworkers http://tdworld.com/blog/edison-electric-institute-honors-nation-s-lineworkers <div class="node-body blog-body">The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) celebrates National Lineman Appreciation Day and salutes the men and women who risk their lives each day to keep electricity safe and reliable for all Americans.</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/edison-electric-institute-honors-nation-s-lineworkers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/edison-electric-institute-honors-nation-s-lineworkers#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:12:00 +0000 65851 at http://tdworld.com Sherman + Reilly Launches Termination Tools http://tdworld.com/blog/sherman-reilly-launches-termination-tools <div class="node-body blog-body">Sherman + Reilly, a Textron Inc. company, announces the release of a new line of termination tools, comprised of battery powered and low pressure hydraulic cutters and crimpers.</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-launches-termination-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/sherman-reilly-launches-termination-tools#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:51:00 +0000 65181 at http://tdworld.com PG&E Wins Right to Develop Two New Transmission Substations http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-wins-right-develop-two-new-transmission-substations <div class="node-body blog-body">Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has been selected to build, own and operate two new electric substations in California’s Central Valley and South Bay.</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/pge-wins-right-develop-two-new-transmission-substations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/pge-wins-right-develop-two-new-transmission-substations#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:25:00 +0000 64871 at http://tdworld.com Kohlberg’s Sabre Industries Acquires FWT from Satori Capital http://tdworld.com/blog/kohlberg-s-sabre-industries-acquires-fwt-satori-capital <div class="node-body blog-body">Kohlberg’s Sabre Industries has acquired FWT from Satori Capital to strengthen its position in the transmission and distribution structures sector. </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/kohlberg-s-sabre-industries-acquires-fwt-satori-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/kohlberg-s-sabre-industries-acquires-fwt-satori-capital#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:18:00 +0000 64851 at http://tdworld.com BURNDY Announces Expansion of HYREDUCER Kits http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-expansion-hyreducer-kits <div class="node-body blog-body">BURNDY has expanded its HYREDUCER (YSR-TC) In-line Splice Reducer Product Line. </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-expansion-hyreducer-kits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-expansion-hyreducer-kits#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 09 Feb 2015 20:00:00 +0000 62801 at http://tdworld.com Terex Acquires Assets of DUECO, Inc. http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-acquires-assets-dueco-inc <div class="node-body blog-body">Terex Corporation has acquired substantially all of the assets of DUECO, Inc.</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-acquires-assets-dueco-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-acquires-assets-dueco-inc#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 05 Feb 2015 17:10:00 +0000 62721 at http://tdworld.com Green Mountain Kenworth Opens New Parts and Service Location in Vermont http://tdworld.com/blog/green-mountain-kenworth-opens-new-parts-and-service-location-vermont <div class="node-body blog-body">Green Mountain Kenworth has opened a new parts and service location in Pittsford, Vt., to provide expanded service support to customers and truck operators in the greater Rutland area of West Central Vermont.</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/green-mountain-kenworth-opens-new-parts-and-service-location-vermont" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/green-mountain-kenworth-opens-new-parts-and-service-location-vermont#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:46:00 +0000 62701 at http://tdworld.com Burns & McDonnell Announces Leadership Promotions http://tdworld.com/blog/burns-mcdonnell-announces-leadership-promotions <div class="node-body blog-body">The Kansas City world headquarters of Burns & McDonnell announced the promotions of two New England employee-owners: Brett Williams and Chris Courtright.</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/burns-mcdonnell-announces-leadership-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/burns-mcdonnell-announces-leadership-promotions#comments Briefs Burns and McDonnell T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 05 Feb 2015 15:50:00 +0000 62651 at http://tdworld.com Klein Tools Launches New “Buy Now” Program Powered by Google AdSense for Shopping http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-launches-new-buy-now-program-powered-google-adsense-shopping <div class="node-body blog-body">Klein Tools announces its “Buy Now” service, which enables customers to browse KleinTools.com for products, click “Buy Now” and then purchase products directly from distributor e-commerce websites in a seamless manner.</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/klein-tools-launches-new-buy-now-program-powered-google-adsense-shopping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-launches-new-buy-now-program-powered-google-adsense-shopping#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:54:00 +0000 62371 at http://tdworld.com Michels Power Awarded Contract to Construct New Transmission Line in Texas http://tdworld.com/blog/michels-power-awarded-contract-construct-new-transmission-line-texas <div class="node-body blog-body">Michels Power has been awarded a contract to construct about 48 miles of new electric transmission facilities for Sharyland Utilities in Texas. </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/michels-power-awarded-contract-construct-new-transmission-line-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/michels-power-awarded-contract-construct-new-transmission-line-texas#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:33:00 +0000 62361 at http://tdworld.com Peter M. Poulin Appointed as CEO of Motion Computing http://tdworld.com/blog/peter-m-poulin-appointed-ceo-motion-computing <div class="node-body blog-body">Motion Computing has appointed Peter M. Poulin as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). </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/peter-m-poulin-appointed-ceo-motion-computing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/peter-m-poulin-appointed-ceo-motion-computing#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:29:00 +0000 61801 at http://tdworld.com Center for Advanced Power Systems Unveils Electrical Testing System http://tdworld.com/blog/center-advanced-power-systems-unveils-electrical-testing-system <div class="node-body blog-body">Florida State University’s Center for Advanced Power Systems has unveiled a new 24,000-volt direct current power test system, the most powerful of its kind available at a university research center throughout the world.</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/center-advanced-power-systems-unveils-electrical-testing-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/center-advanced-power-systems-unveils-electrical-testing-system#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:26:00 +0000 61791 at http://tdworld.com 230 kV Beta Fluid Transformers Energized in Mexico http://tdworld.com/blog/230-kv-beta-fluid-transformers-energized-mexico <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Tyler, TX &ndash; DSI Ventures, Inc. announces the commissioning of two 230 KV Generator Step-Up (GSU) Transformers filled with Beta Fire Resistant Fluid at the new Bajio &nbsp;thermoelectric power plant in Guanajuato, Mexico.</p> <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Installed in 80 and 150 MVA, 230 KV transformers built by Hyosung Nantong Transformer Company, Beta Fluid was chosen for its 22 year record of fire safety, its low price and its excellent environmental record.&nbsp;</span></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/230-kv-beta-fluid-transformers-energized-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/230-kv-beta-fluid-transformers-energized-mexico#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:20:00 +0000 61781 at http://tdworld.com Terex Introduces New Fiberglass 4th Section for its General 80 Digger Derricks http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-introduces-new-fiberglass-4th-section-its-general-80-digger-derricks <div class="node-body blog-body">Terex now offers an insulated, retractable 4th section on its General 80 digger derricks. </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-introduces-new-fiberglass-4th-section-its-general-80-digger-derricks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-introduces-new-fiberglass-4th-section-its-general-80-digger-derricks#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:37:00 +0000 61311 at http://tdworld.com