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See, Think, and Do – Automation Controls

GE Industrial Solutions by ABB

See, Think, and Do – Automation Controls

Seems like something right out of popular science fiction movies. But in reality, automation controls are starting to play more of an active role rather than being a silent partner.

We are quite familiar with automation controls that guide processes. More like a logic flow, when a product reached point B, it was time to start a new process that moved it to point C.
Contractor Software Goes Mobile with Smartphone and Tablet Apps

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Contractor Software Goes Mobile with Smartphone and Tablet Apps

With an average age of 58, according to 2018 National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) figures, electrical contractors might not fall into the “early adopters” category, when it comes to technology use. However, electrical pros are increasingly seeing the value in the range of construction software and other productivity tools now available as mobile device apps.
Optimizing Factory Performance with Automation Controls

GE Industrial Solutions by ABB

Optimizing Factory Performance with Automation Controls

I've been around long enough to watch the transition from procedures that were completely done by hand to some pretty awesome automated processes. Many tasks that were manually accomplished were repetitive. And that meant that workers were subject to injuries caused by RMDs, also called repetitive motion disorders.
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Eliminate the Guesswork and Frustration of Pairing the Right Dimmer to the Lighting Load, Ensuring Job Readiness and Saving Time

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Eliminate the Guesswork and Frustration of Pairing the Right Dimmer to the Lighting Load, Ensuring Job Readiness and Saving Time

The new Maestro C·L PRO dimmer offers superior dimming performance of LEDs, low-voltage, incandescent, and halogen lighting, reducing the likelihood that you’ll arrive to the jobsite with a dimmer that’s unsuitable for the project. An optional neutral connection makes the Maestro C·L PRO dimmer an ideal solution for most jobs.
New Battery Operated Hand Held Cable Cutters Saves Body Strain

BURNDY® LLC

New Battery Operated Hand Held Cable Cutters Saves Body Strain

The days of locating onsite generation or an electrical outlet in order to cut cable appear to be waning.

Similarly, contractors and electricians who need to cut cable can now do so with far less strain on their arms or backs, thanks to new lines of battery-operated hand held cable cutters such as those now being offered by BURNDY.
Shedding Some Daylight on Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors

Hubbell Lighting

Shedding Some Daylight on Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors

Sensor-based lighting control is becoming a must in many commercial and institutional settings. The drivers for this trend include ever-tightening energy standards and increasing scrutiny of energy bills by building owners and managers. How successful those sensors are in actually cutting lighting costs, however, depends on lighting designers and electrical contractors who understand the basics of how sensors work, and which models are best for each application.
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