T&D World's The Briefing Room http://tdworld.com/blog/2855/feed en 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 Greater Springfield Reliability Transmission Project Earns Third National Award http://tdworld.com/blog/greater-springfield-reliability-transmission-project-earns-third-national-award <div class="node-body blog-body">Engineering News-Record recognized Northeast Utilities’ Greater Springfield Reliability Project (GSRP) as the Best Overall Construction Project in New England.</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/greater-springfield-reliability-transmission-project-earns-third-national-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/greater-springfield-reliability-transmission-project-earns-third-national-award#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:26:00 +0000 61301 at http://tdworld.com Glendale Water & Power Launches Its First Mobile Application http://tdworld.com/blog/glendale-water-power-launches-its-first-mobile-application <div class="node-body blog-body">Glendale Water & Power (GWP) is piloting its first free mobile application through its Smart Customer Mobile engagement program which offers customers a new and interactive app to better manage their energy and water usage on a SmartPhone, Tablet and Web anytime and anywhere.</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/glendale-water-power-launches-its-first-mobile-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/glendale-water-power-launches-its-first-mobile-application#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:13:00 +0000 61291 at http://tdworld.com BURNDY Announces Two New Lightweight 15-Ton Remote Operated Crimpers http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-two-new-lightweight-15-ton-remote-operated-crimpers <div class="node-body blog-body">BURNDY introduces its lightest weight remote 15-ton crimping heads.</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-two-new-lightweight-15-ton-remote-operated-crimpers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-two-new-lightweight-15-ton-remote-operated-crimpers#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations BURNDY crimpers T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 18:58:00 +0000 61281 at http://tdworld.com Klein Tools Rises to the Top in Tools of the Trade 2014 Survey http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-rises-top-tools-trade-2014-survey <div class="node-body blog-body">Klein Tools has been named as a preferred brand in a Tools of the Trade 2014 survey of 731 tradesmen. Out of six common tools, Klein was the preferred brand for two – screwdrivers and lineman’s pliers.</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-rises-top-tools-trade-2014-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-rises-top-tools-trade-2014-survey#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations Klein linemen tools T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 18:48:00 +0000 61271 at http://tdworld.com Global Training Solutions Inc. Now Offering CIP V5 Online Training Courses http://tdworld.com/blog/global-training-solutions-inc-now-offering-cip-v5-online-training-courses <div class="node-body blog-body">Global Training Solutions Inc. is now offering fully interactive, role-based NERC CIP V5 Online Training Courses to the North American power 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/global-training-solutions-inc-now-offering-cip-v5-online-training-courses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/global-training-solutions-inc-now-offering-cip-v5-online-training-courses#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations Global Training Solutions T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:30:00 +0000 61211 at http://tdworld.com