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Sep 23, 2015

Leidos Engineering Using Power Delivery Expertise to Help Consumers Energy Improve Reliability for Michigan Residents

Leidos Engineering was recently awarded the next phase of a $13 million follow-on contract by Consumers Energy for distribution design services....More
Sep 08, 2015

ASTM Committee Aims to Reduce Risk of Contact with Power Lines through Proximity Alarm Standard

A proposed ASTM standard could help improve workplace safety by describing proximity alarm systems that can be used to prevent cranes, utility trucks....More
Aug 27, 2015

Ofil Develops Compact Corona Camera to Assist with Aerial Inspections

Ofil, a corona detection systems manufacturer, came up with a dedicated solution to comply with drones specifics and with utilities expectations....More
Aug 05, 2015

Black Hills Energy/CEC Partnership to Bring Roofless Community Solar Facility to Pueblo

Clean Energy Collective and Black Hills Energy announced their plans to bring the first roofless community solar facility to Pueblo, Colo. and the....More
Aug 05, 2015

Black Hills Energy/CEC Partnership to Bring Roofless Community Solar Facility to Pueblo

Clean Energy Collective and Black Hills Energy announced their plans to bring the first roofless community solar facility to Pueblo, Colo. and the....More
Aug 04, 2015

Pickett Granted FAA Exemption Allowing Unmanned Aerial System Surveys

Pickett Granted FAA Exemption Allowing Unmanned Aerial System Surveys. UAS surveying and mapping solutions can be more efficient and cost effective....More
Aug 03, 2015

Milwaukee Linemen’s Crimpers Set New Standards in Performance and Ergonomics

Milwaukee Tool continues to deliver unprecedented innovation for Linemen with the introduction of the new M18™ FORCE LOGIC 6T Utility Crimpers....More
Aug 03, 2015

New Milwaukee FORCE LOGIC Cable Cutter Redefines Productivity Expectations

Milwaukee’s newest FORCE LOGIC Hydraulic Tool, the M18 FORCE LOGIC Cable Cutter, will feature a compact open jaw, 350° Rotating Head and in-line....More
Jul 21, 2015

Hastings Introduces New Camera-Mounting Insulated Hot Stick1

Hastings introduces a specially engineered hot stick that allows for a GoPro Action Camera to be mounted and utilized for quick, easy, and safe....More
Jul 15, 2015

Southwire Names Stinson President as Thorn Announces Retirement

Southwire Company named Rich Stinson as its president as the company begins a transition in leadership....More
Jul 14, 2015

Greenlee Acquires Partner Endura Tools

Rockford, IL— Greenlee / A Textron Company (NYSE: TXT) announced the acquisition from its joint venture partners....More
Jul 09, 2015

Battelle-led Team to Enable Deep Space Missions for Humans

The second phase of a NASA contract calls for a test of the approach on an Earth-bound microgrid representing a deep space module’s power system. The....More
Jul 09, 2015

NY Funding $900,000 Toward Local Micro Grid Studies

New York state is awarding $900,000 in grants to local groups that have proposed micro grid projects across the Capital Region....More
Jul 08, 2015

New ABB Medium Voltage Roadshow Tour Hits the Road

ABB has recently unveiled its newest industrial-focused Roadshow Trailer, which began its tour in March 2015....More
Jul 08, 2015

New GeoDigital Vegetation Management Calculator Estimates More Than $1 Billion in Savings for North American Utilities

GeoDigital, a big spatial data and insight company, has partnered with The McDonnell Group, a leading integrated energy industry marketing firm, to....More

Amy Fischbach
Amy Fischbach is the contributing editor for the Electric Utility Operations section of Transmission and Distribution World. She worked for Prism Business Media (now Penton) for eight years, most recently as the managing editor of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro magazine. More on Amy

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