T&D World's The Briefing Room http://tdworld.com/blog/2855/feed en SEL Senior Vice President Retires http://tdworld.com/blog/sel-senior-vice-president-retires <div class="node-body blog-body">After nearly 17 years at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Ron Schwartz, senior vice president, will retire at the end of June. Schwartz joined SEL in 1998 and has served in leadership positions in several divisions, including Quality, Research and Development, Marketing and Manufacturing.</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/sel-senior-vice-president-retires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/sel-senior-vice-president-retires#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:45:00 +0000 70341 at http://tdworld.com Southern States Introduces the MACI ® - Magnetically Actuated Closed Indicator http://tdworld.com/blog/southern-states-introduces-maci-magnetically-actuated-closed-indicator <div class="node-body blog-body">. Southern States’ MACI® introduces patented magnetic technology to provide highly-visible, foolproof indication of proper switch closure, thus minimizing the potential risk of significant costs associated with unplanned power outages. </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/southern-states-introduces-maci-magnetically-actuated-closed-indicator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/southern-states-introduces-maci-magnetically-actuated-closed-indicator#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:03:00 +0000 70291 at http://tdworld.com Southern States Introduces Ballistic Resistant Solutions http://tdworld.com/blog/southern-states-introduces-ballistic-resistant-solutions <div class="node-body blog-body">Ballisti-Wall and Ballisti-Cover provide military grade protection for utility critical assets and equipment.</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/southern-states-introduces-ballistic-resistant-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/southern-states-introduces-ballistic-resistant-solutions#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:13:00 +0000 70041 at http://tdworld.com POWER Engineers Announces Leadership Transition Plan http://tdworld.com/blog/power-engineers-announces-leadership-transition-plan <div class="node-body blog-body">At the POWER Engineers Incorporated (POWER) May 13th Annual Shareholders Meeting, CEO Jack Hand announced that Chief Administrative Officer Bret Moffett will take over the role of CEO in May of 2016. </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/power-engineers-announces-leadership-transition-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/power-engineers-announces-leadership-transition-plan#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 03 Jun 2015 21:42:00 +0000 69211 at http://tdworld.com DILO Direct to Acquire Proline Utility Technologies http://tdworld.com/blog/dilo-direct-acquire-proline-utility-technologies <div class="node-body blog-body">DILO Company, Inc. the worldwide leader in SF6 maintenance equipment and services, today announced that through its service division - DILO Direct – it is acquiring Proline Utility Technologies, the leading SF6 service provider in the southwestern U.S., to enhance SF6 services.</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/dilo-direct-acquire-proline-utility-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/dilo-direct-acquire-proline-utility-technologies#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 03 Jun 2015 13:47:00 +0000 69091 at http://tdworld.com Hi-Line Utility Supply Introduces Compact, Six-in-One Dual End Ratchet Wrench http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-introduces-compact-six-one-dual-end-ratchet-wrench <div class="node-body blog-body">Hi-Line Utility Supply presents the new, compact, six-in-one Dual End Ratchet Wrench (HL100TDE). Featuring six different socket sizes combined to handle a variety of fasteners, lag bolts, and C-clamps. The wrench has a ratcheting socket at one end and a ratcheting box at the other.</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/hi-line-utility-supply-introduces-compact-six-one-dual-end-ratchet-wrench" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hi-line-utility-supply-introduces-compact-six-one-dual-end-ratchet-wrench#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 19 May 2015 13:19:00 +0000 68151 at http://tdworld.com PLH Group Continues Support of Hope and Healing for Wounded Marines http://tdworld.com/blog/plh-group-continues-support-hope-and-healing-wounded-marines <div class="node-body blog-body">Warrior Wellness Solutions is a community-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization focused on training, education and empowerment of wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans. PLH Group recently sponsored a Warrior Wellness Solutions workshop, which covered nutrition, functional movement, rehabilitative exercise, yoga and mindfulness.</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/plh-group-continues-support-hope-and-healing-wounded-marines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/plh-group-continues-support-hope-and-healing-wounded-marines#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 18 May 2015 20:44:00 +0000 68141 at http://tdworld.com Senate Energy Bill Recognizes Union Apprenticeship Programs http://tdworld.com/blog/senate-energy-bill-recognizes-union-apprenticeship-programs <div class="node-body blog-body">The 21st Century Energy Workforce Act is a major step forward in helping our nation meet the skilled worker shortage looming over the energy industry. </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/senate-energy-bill-recognizes-union-apprenticeship-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/senate-energy-bill-recognizes-union-apprenticeship-programs#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 18 May 2015 13:49:00 +0000 68121 at http://tdworld.com Burns & McDonnell Opens Office in Orlando Area to Support Expansion Into Florida http://tdworld.com/blog/burns-mcdonnell-opens-office-orlando-area-support-expansion-florida <div class="node-body blog-body">Burns & McDonnell is poised for expansion in Florida with the opening of its first major office in the Orlando area. The move will create new jobs for the area with plans to triple the size of the office within the next year.</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-opens-office-orlando-area-support-expansion-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/burns-mcdonnell-opens-office-orlando-area-support-expansion-florida#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 18 May 2015 13:36:00 +0000 68111 at http://tdworld.com EN Engineering Lands Cathodic Protection Construction Oversight Projects http://tdworld.com/blog/en-engineering-lands-cathodic-protection-construction-oversight-projects <div class="node-body blog-body">EN Engineering is providing cathodic protection construction oversight services for two large pipeline projects.</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/en-engineering-lands-cathodic-protection-construction-oversight-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/en-engineering-lands-cathodic-protection-construction-oversight-projects#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 05 May 2015 13:16:00 +0000 67521 at http://tdworld.com Milwaukee Tool Introduces New M18 FUEL Magnetic Drills to Drive Safety and Productivity http://tdworld.com/blog/milwaukee-tool-introduces-new-m18-fuel-magnetic-drills-drive-safety-and-productivity <div class="node-body blog-body">Milwaukee Tool introduces the new M18 FUEL Magnetic Drill and Lineman Magnetic Drill. These new tools are faster than their corded counterparts, deliver a strong magnetic hold on steel, and can drill up to 40 13/16-in. holes per charge. </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/milwaukee-tool-introduces-new-m18-fuel-magnetic-drills-drive-safety-and-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/milwaukee-tool-introduces-new-m18-fuel-magnetic-drills-drive-safety-and-productivity#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:59:00 +0000 67211 at http://tdworld.com 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