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New Lighting Standard Outlines How to Designate LED Direct Replacement Lamps

New Lighting Standard Outlines How to Designate LED Direct Replacement Lamps

  ROSSLYN, VA —After technical review, ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78, Electric Lamps, published ANSI C78.52-2017 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—LED (Light Emitting Diode) Direct Replacement Lamps—Method of Designation. The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) serves as secretariat for the standard. ANSI C78.52 is a new lighting standard on how to designate LED lamps […]

June 8, 2017
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Voting Opens for 2017 Market Choice Awards

Voting Opens for 2017 Market Choice Awards

  Recognition for new product introductions at June Lightovation now kicking off ahead of the June 21-24 show — DALLAS, TX – Dallas Market Center has opened voting for the fourth annual Market Choice Awards, which honor new lighting and ceiling fan products that will be introduced at the June 21-24 edition of Lightovation – […]

June 7, 2017
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NAILD Unveils Advanced, Industry-Specific Lighting Training

NAILD Unveils Advanced, Industry-Specific Lighting Training

  Innovative Designation Focuses on Customized Solutions, not Product Sales   PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J. – Lighting professionals can now focus their expertise on specific market segments through its redesigned Lighting Specialist (LS II) program, the National Association of Innovative Lighting Distributors (NAILD) announced. Choices of market specialties include retail, industrial, office and educational facilities. “Our […]

June 5, 2017
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Eaton Brings Lighting Expertise to Georgia Tech’s Internet of Things Research Center

Eaton Brings Lighting Expertise to Georgia Tech’s Internet of Things Research Center

  PEACHTREE CITY, GA – Eaton announced it joined the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Center for the Development and Application of Internet of Things Technologies (CDAIT), an Atlanta-based research center dedicated to developing and applying Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. As a member company with a Lighting Division based in the Atlanta area, Eaton provides […]

June 5, 2017
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Eaton Announces Winners of 40th Annual SOURCE Awards Lighting Design Competition

Eaton Announces Winners of 40th Annual SOURCE Awards Lighting Design Competition

  PEACHTREE CITY, GA –  Eaton announced the winners of the 40th Annual SOURCE Awards lighting design competition, part of the company’s commitment to celebrating current and future lighting designers and specifiers. The winners were recognized on Monday, May 8 at LIGHTFAIR® International 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Six professional awards and seven student awards were […]

June 1, 2017
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Transition to Trades Program Graduates 117th Soldier from HVAC, Electrical & Plumbing Trades 

Transition to Trades Program Graduates 117th Soldier from HVAC, Electrical & Plumbing Trades 

  Transition to Trades, an approved Career Skills Program (CSP) developed by Hiller Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electrical and U.S. Army Garrison, Fort Campbell, proudly graduated its 117th member from its January, February, and March classes for HVAC, Electrical, and Plumbing trades. Transition to Trades, launched on July 5, allows separating soldiers the opportunity to attend […]

June 1, 2017
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Buckles-Smith Electric Hires Jimmy Owens as Account Manager

Buckles-Smith Electric Hires Jimmy Owens as Account Manager

SANTA CLARA, CA – Buckles-Smith Electric welcomes Jimmy Owens who joins the sales team as Account Manager in Santa Clara. Jimmy brings with him comprehensive knowledge and experience in industrial distribution and engineering fields, previously working in business development for US Fabrications and Director of Operations at Bart Manufacturing. “Jimmy’s past experience managing large OEM […]

May 26, 2017
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