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CONTRACTOR Magazine Feature: Tackling the Labor Shortage Together

Rick Lees, nVent CADDY senior technical support specialist, recently authored an article for CONTRACTOR Magazine’s September issue focusing on combating labor shortages head on. When it comes to…

Electric-Railroad

The Basics of Stray Current Control

Reducing or preventing corrosion is a main concern in electrical systems. When DC voltages exist in applications such as railway traction, solar or battery power systems, corrosion can cause major issues in terms of grounding system integrity and effectiveness, or even environmental issues with unintended leakage from underground pipelines.

Prefab Solutions: Combatting the Labor Shortage, Accelerating Timelines and Improving Safety

The idea of prefabrication in the construction industry is nothing new, though there is often confusion around what the term describes. “Prefabrication” is sometimes used interchangeably with terms…

7 Grid Modernization Challenges and Electric Vehicles [Plus More Electric Utility Trends]

Electricity generation, transmission and distribution is a continuously changing market in North America especially in recent years, where new regulations, new technologies and new opportunities for improvement are…

New Lower Pricing

nVent NUHEAT Announces New Lower Pricing on Core Products

nVent NUHEAT Standard Mats, Custom Mats, and programmable thermostats comprise the industry’s leading pre-built floor heating solutions. Effective September 1, 2019, the most popular sizes of Mats, the…

nVent ERICO Railway Electrical Protection

nVent ERICO Railway Electrical Protection Series: Surge Protection Devices (SPDs)

So far, the nVent Railway Electrical Protection blog series has thus far covered nVent ERICO direct strike lightning protection, and grounding and bonding.  These products represent solutions for…

Is Your Rooftop Equipment Ready for Severe Weather?

Out of sight, out of mind. That’s the way most people look at building system components located on rooftops. While this equipment can be essential to the operation…

PXI Express, COM, VPX, MTCA – Which open standards to choose for my test and measurement equipment?

Growing requirements for simulation, test, and measurement tasks are changing the requirements for enclosure and cabinet solutions. This concerns the system architecture with factors such as high computing…

What Are the Different Roles of Isolation Transformers and Surge Protective Devices (SPDs)?

There is often confusion between the roles of surge protection devices (SPDs) and isolation transformers. To protect sensitive electronics and equipment from transient events, various factors must be…

nVent ERICO Railway Electrical Protection Series: Grounding and Bonding

In the first post in our railway electrical protection blog series, we described the harm that lightning strikes can cause to rail properties, and highlighted how nVent direct…