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ABB Inc., Drives & Power Electronics
The ABB group is a global leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact.
AEMC Instruments produces various types of electrical test and measurement
equipment. Site includes employment opportunities, related links, a products listing, technical information, and a listing of authorized
National Standards Institute (ANSI)
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is a private, nonprofit organization
that coordinates national and international standards for U.S. companies. Site
includes reference libraries, standards information, accreditation services, news and publications, meetings and events, education
and training information, and a list of web links.
American Precision Industries manufactures products for the computer,
electronics, high tech, and commercial construction industries.
Site includes products and contact information.
Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is a professional safety organization that focuses on safety, health, and environmental issues in industry, insurance, government, and education. Site includes safety standards information, technical publications, and membership information.
ASME is a nonprofit professional organization that conducts training conferences and professional development courses, sets industrial and manufacturing standards, and publishes books, training materials, etc. Site includes a list of publications, information on current codes and standards, and information on education and training.
ASTM International is
a nonprofit organization that provides a global forum for the development and
publication of voluntary consensus standards for materials, products, systems,
and services. Site includes information on standards, a digital library of technical publications,
and information on training courses.
Banner Engineering is a manufacturer of photoelectric, measurement, and inspection
sensors. Banner also manufactures a wide range of safety-related products including
safety light screens, safety interlock switches, and e-stop and two-hand control
safety modules. Site includes application information, product information,
literature/resources, and software.
B&K is a manufacturer of test and measurement equipment. Site
includes downloadable guidebooks, software information, product guides, and instruction manuals available in both English and Spanish.
of Labor Statistics (BLS)
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is the principal fact-finding agency for the federal
government in the field of labor economics and statistics. Site includes databases and tables, publications, and economic releases.
Cooper Bussmann® is a manufacturer and distributor of electronic components and systems.
Site includes product literature, technical and application information, and sales representatives.
The Canada Safety Council is a national, nongovernment, charitable organization
dedicated to safety. Site includes information on various types of safety including
occupational safety, traffic safety, child safety, and safety at home, as well
as information on safety training courses, publications, and educational material.
Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)
The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) promotes a safe
and healthy working environment by providing information and advice about occupational
health and safety. Site contains health and safety information, a products
and services catalog, web-based chemical databases, "OSH answers search," and
links to other occupational health and safety sites. CCOHS also operates a question-answering
service on workplace health and safety accessible by phone, mail, or the Internet.
Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)
The Canadian Society of Safety Engineers (CSSE) is a professional organization
that focuses on health, safety, and environmental organization for professionals in Canada.
Site includes professional development resources, membership information, and an events calendar.
Carlo Gavazzi Group is a certified producer of sensors, solid state relays, controls,
and safety devices. Site includes press information, product listing, and contact
Instrument Laboratory, Inc.
Clippard Instrument Laboratory, Inc. is a manufacturer of pneumatic
and electronic control devices. Site includes online catalog, education
information, and technical support.
Cutler-Hammer manufactures power distribution, electrical control,
and industrial automation products to serve contractors and consultants
in designing and analyzing electrical systems. Site includes products
and services, online catalog, industry solutions, technical and
customer support, news, and related links.
Danfoss Drives is a manufacturer of VLT® drives and Bauer gear motors. Site includes product literature on the various product groups, reference materials, newsletters, training information, contact information, an online glossary, and the North America Motion Control University.
Eaton Corporation manufactures products that serve many industries,
including engine air management systems, electrical distribution,
power control, hydraulics, and aerospace. Site includes product
listings, services and support, news, investor relations, and career
Apparatus Service Association, Inc.
The Electrical Apparatus Service Association is an international
trade organization of electromechanical and service firms throughout
the world. Site includes products, industry information, resources,
and contact information.
Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI)
The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is an organization
that promotes the testing of products for the protection of consumers.
Site includes materials on home safety, school safety, and workplace
safety, with a number of links to safety organizations.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is a governmental agency that protects human health and safeguards the natural environment. Site includes educational resources, legal and regulatory information, and news related to environmental protection.
Ferraz Shawmut is a developer and manufacturer of circuit protection products
including fuses, power distribution blocks, and switches. Site includes downloadable
fuse selection software; literature and software requests; downloadable brochures,
articles, and white papers; product information and specifications; and job opportunities.
Fluke Corporation manufactures, distributes, and services electronic test tools. Site includes product and application notes, virtual product demos, and manuals.
Electric Corporation-Industrial Division
General Electric (GE) is a diversified technology and services company specializing
in the research and production of a wide range of products from aircraft engines
and power generation to financial services, medical imaging, television programming,
and plastics. GE Industrial Systems is a supplier of products and service solutions
for residential, commercial, industrial, institutional, and utility applications.
Site includes downloadable publications and product specifications, training information,
a photo library, a manufacturer product cross-reference database, and product
installation, startup, calibration, and repair information.
Printing Office (GPO)
The Government Printing Office (GPO) produces and distributes governmental information
for all three branches of the U.S. government. Site includes a catalog of U.S. government publications, a newsroom/media section, and information on congressional regulations.
Grayhill, Inc. is manufacturer of electronic components and control
systems mainly for original equipment manufacturers. Site includes
news, OEM solutions, an online catalog, technical support, and frequently
Div. Textron, Inc.
Greenlee supplies wire and cable installation systems and is a source
for professional-grade tools and test instruments for the electrical
contractor and voice/data/video markets, as well as the telecommunication
and CATV industry. Site includes product information, customer support,
downloads, and contact information.
Electric Manufacturing Company
Guardian Electric Manufacturing Company manufactures a broad line
of electro-mechanical assemblies and motion control components such
ash solenoids, relays, control grips, and switches. Site includes
product guide, quality policy, and contact information.
Humphrey Products Co. manufactures microelectronics, analytical
instrumentation, and factory automation for many industries. Site
includes product overview, news, technical support, and employment
Ideal Industries designs and manufactures products such as Wire-Nut®
wire connectors, Yellow 77® wire pulling lubricant, and T®-Stripper
wire strippers. Site includes product information, technical documents, software and firmware, information
on instrument recalibration, signup for an e-newsletter and magazine,
Electrical Contractors (IEC)
The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is a trade association dedicated to fostering the interests of its members and independent electrical contractors. Site includes consumer news, industry and membership information, legislation news, an events calendar, and information on apprenticeship and training programs.
of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is a leading
authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology,
and telecommunications to electric power and consumer electronics.
Site includes publications, standards, and membership information.
Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI)
The International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) is primarily concerned
with promoting improved installation,
inspection, and usage of energy. Site includes membership, education, and magazine information.
Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) is an electrical union that represents the rights of workers in all areas of the electrical industry. Site includes education information, news, and membership information.
Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) is a global organization that prepares and publishes international standards for electrical, electronic, and related technologies. Site includes publications, standards information, and information on conformity assessment.
Klein Tools, Inc. manufactures many hand tools for electrical, maintenance,
construction, and industrial operations. Site includes product index,
literature, distributor locator, and contact information.
Electric Tool CorporationMegger
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation manufactures electric tools and power tools
and accessories. Site includes product information, downloadable manuals, warranty information, and MSDSs for Milwaukee products.
Megger is a manufacturer and supplier of test measurement instruments used in the electrical power, building wiring, and telecommunications industries. Megger’s products include power quality meters (analyzers), oscilloscopes, resistance testers, clamp-on ammeters, digital multimeters, cable fault locators, and related accessories. Site includes information on all products and accessories, product specifications, distributor locations, and corporate contact information.
MSDSSEARCH, Inc., a National MSDS Repository, provides free access to a library
of material safety data sheets from manufacturers and public access
databases. Site includes MSDS software, services, listing of training and product
providers, links to government MSDS information, an MSDS discussion forum, an
MSDS eGroup, a jobs and resume posting section, a business-to-business portal,
and the MSDSSEARCH National Repository for downloading MSDSs directly from manufacturers.
Namco Controls is a sensor manufacturer serving the automotive, hot metals, material
handling, and power generation industries. Namco produces solenoids, limit switches,
photoelectric sensors, inductive proximity sensors, flow sensors, hot metal detectors,
mill hardened sensors, and capacitive proximity sensors. Site includes product
information, frequently asked questions, contact information, and a library of
Electrical Manufacturers Association®(NEMA®)
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association® (NEMA®) is an electrical standards
organization that strives to promote and establish the latest standards for the
electrical industry. Site includes a list of member products, policy issues, and standards information.
Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) publishes the NFPA 70E®: Electrical Safety in the Workplace®. NFPA 70E covers all electrical safety issues, such as general work practices for maintenance and installations, plus special safety concerns for specific equipment requirements. Site includes a catalog, codes and standards, news and publications, training information, safety tips, and research links.
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), a department of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is the federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related illness and injury. Site includes safety and health information, hazard and exposure information, training information, directory of publications and products, and conference and events listings.
Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC)
The National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC) works to develop and standardize training for the electrical construction industry. Electrical workers receive training through the National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC) of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). Site includes information on apprenticeship, journeyman, instructor, and contractor training.
Safety Council (NSC)
The National Safety Council (NSC) is dedicated
to preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads through research and education. Site includes an online library, a
training calendar, and Internet-based training programs.
Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a government agency
that provides and enforces safety guidelines to protect workers from injury.
Site includes laws and regulations, cooperative programs, safety and health
topics, and statistics and data.
OMRON has business segments in industrial automation, electronic components, automotive electronic components, social systems, and healthcare. Site includes product information, press releases, technical support, training, and a document library.
Panduit Corp. is a leading provider of high-quality products for wiring and communications
applications. Site includes links to training programs, downloadable software demos, upgrades, firmware, articles, brochures, and videos.
Ridge Tool Company manufactures products for plumbing including drain cleaning
machines; pipe thawers; pipeworking tools such as threading machines; groovers;
and cutters. The site includes an on-line catalog index, owner's manuals, and
"where to buy" information.
is a manufacturer of electrical components and system controllers. Site includes a product list, software solutions, and information on the Journal which keeps readers up-to-date on industry trends.
Rockwell Automation is a manufacturer of electric motors and
variable frequency drives. Site includes product information, industry information,
news/events, technical documents, and motor connection diagrams.
Rofin Sinar is a provider to the micro, macro, and marking laser
technology industry. Site includes products, applications, employment
opportunities, news, and contact information.
Ruud Lighting is a manufacturer and marketer of industrial, commercial,
and residential lighting fixtures. Site includes product listing,
technical support, and contact information.
Sencore manufactures testing equipment for testing and maintenance
in the following industries and applications: broadcast, computer
monitor, digital video, home theater/home automation, industrial/manufacturing,
cable, consumer electronics, gaming, medical, and high definition
television. Site includes pages for customer service and technical
support, training and seminars, and service information including
online search for parts or manuals and downloadable schematics.
SEW-EURODRIVE, Inc. is a manufacturer of power transmission systems
and a service provider for industry. Site includes products, news,
technical information, service and support, case studies, and industry
Siemens provides a variety of products and services for the industrial, energy, and healthcare sectors. Businesses cover areas such as automation, IT, lighting, power management, diagnostics, and financial products. Site includes information on products, solutions, and services, as well as investor relations, career opportunities, and press releases.
Simpson is a maker of panel instrumentation and test equipment such
as digital and analog panel meters, counters, and encoders. Site
includes product line information, downloadable operator's manuals,
a literature request facility, technical support contacts, and employment
Sony makes consumer and business electronics products including
broadcast and professional equipment, computers, IT displays, hand-held
organizers, recordable media, semiconductors, and storage media.
Site includes product information and downloadable specifications,
frequently asked questions, a search facility, and support links.
Schneider-Electric is a maker of lighting, video security systems, power and cooling systems, and electrical distribution, power, and control. Site includes energy efficiency information, product lists, a technical library, and product support resources.
STMicroelectronics is a maker of semiconductors from single transistors
to microprocessors, including many types of ICs. Site includes searchable
product information, product/technical press releases, an online
document search facility, contact information, and training information.
Tektronix is a manufacturer of test, measurement, and monitoring
equipment such as oscilloscopes, signaling test, RF/wireless test,
optical communications, video test, logic analyzers, and signal
sources. Site includes product information, downloadable manuals,
a software and firmware finder, and facilities for ordering products
or requesting a catalog.
Texas Instruments makes semiconductor products such as digital
signal processors (DSPs), microcontrollers, digital logic, and programmable
logic for a wide range of applications, and development hardware
and software tools. Site includes product information, application
information, a guide to device nomenclature, training information,
technical documents, and purchase information.
Thermo Scientific makes instruments, scientific equipment,
and software. Site includes product information, a service and support section, and new event information.
Laboratories Inc. (UL)
Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) is a product safety and certification organization.
Site includes a directory of UL-certified products, standards information, and product safety information.
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