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Electrical Industry News The New Gorilla in Electrical MRO Supplies?

AmazonSupply's plans to offer industrial and business customers quick-click access to 500,000 MRO (maintenance, repair and operations) products is sparking plenty of discussion in the electrical business...Read More 


Circuit Breaker Insulation Resistance Testing Tips

Part 8 looks at HIPOT and insulation resistance testing of circuit breakers. Next week's installment looks at primary and secondary current injection insulation resistance tests...Read More 


Schneider Wins Lawsuit Against Residential Contractor for Reselling Breakers

A recent jury verdict in favor of Schneider Electric shows how negotiated pricing agreements can be abused and how they can be enforced...Read More

High-Voltage Insulation Resistance Testers Offer Versatility in Compact Unit

Megger's new high-voltage insulation resistance testers (IRTs) provide accurate measurements up to 10 TΩ for 5 kV versions and 20 TΩ for 10 kV versions as well as more advanced diagnostic tests; PI, DAR, DD, SV and ramp tests...Read More


Class Teaches Electrical Safety to Industrial Maintenance Managers

This course is designed for industrial and commercial electrical maintenance personnel, engineers, supervisors, and safety personnel who work on or near energized and deenergized electrical equipment...Read More

PEARL Elects New Board, Prepares ANSI Standards Submission Procedure

PEARL welcomes Doug Powell, President of National Switchgear (Lewisville, TX), and Cody Whisenhunt, Owner of BCS Switchgear Inc. (Sanger, TX), VA), to its Board of Directors. In separate news, PEARL's ANSI Standards Development committee, chaired by Stuart Jackson, President of Instel Power Products (Simpsonville, SC), is seeking comment and suggestions related to the PEARL's formal ANSI standards development process filing. This is PEARL's next step in turning its more than 100 electrical reconditioning standards into official standards for North American industry...Read More
Bill Schofield, past-PEARL President (center-right), is a member of the Remanufacturing Industries Council (RIC) Executive Committee.
PEARL Member News

Remanufacturing Industries Council Executive Committee Meeting
The members of the Executive Committee of the Remanufacturing Industries Council (RIC) convened last week in Springfield, Missouri, for a face-to-face board meeting...Read More

Shermco Industries' Jason Greer Promoted to Midwest Regional Manager
Jason Greer has been promoted to Midwest Regional Manager for Shermco Industries. As part of Shermco's strategic growth initiative to service the central United States and Canada, Greer will now be overseeing sales in the Shermco offices located in Tulsa, Oklahoma; Des Moines and Cedar Rapids, Iowa...Read More
Issue: 39, June 2012
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PEARL Welcomes New Associate Members:

Breaker Hunters, Inc. - Associate Member
PO Box 483
Pounding Mill, VA 24637
phone: (276) 963-4543
fax: (276) 963-3572
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Camco Electric, Inc. - Associate Member
4614 8th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
phone: (206) 781-0808
fax: (206) 781-0870
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