Product News

TE Connectivity's Cold Shrink Terminations (CST)

Published Monday, February 18, 2019

TE Connectivity (TE)’s Raychem Class 1 A CST cold shrink terminations are the one-piece solution for high performance in cold applied terminations for polymeric cables up to 35 kV. CST offers a reliable, fast and easy-to-install system to ensure trouble-free service. All components are pre-expanded on an easy-to-remove spiral holdout, allowing installation in compact environments on prepared cable.


Calculate Your Best Cost Option for Aging Switchgear

Published Thursday, January 31, 2019

Schneider Electric's Modernization Calculator has been developed to assist facility engineers in the ‘upgrade or replace’ decision. User-friendly and intuitive, the calculator evaluates a facility’s substations and prioritizes options by total installed cost and lead time.


Adavanced Visibility Helping Storm Response Safety

Published Monday, January 21, 2019

Safety comes first when linemen are restoring power, especially during a storm response when the conditions can be particularly dangerous.


Youngstown Gloves NEW Leather Protectors

Published Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Youngstown’s line of Leather Protectors is Arc Rated and made with materials that will not drip, melt or ignite if exposed to an arc flash. 


TE Connectivity's NEW Cold Shrink Joint for Underground Residential Distribution

Published Tuesday, April 17, 2018
TE Connectivity’s (TE) Raychem CSJU provides a superior cold applied solution to splice jacketed concentric neutral URD (Underground Residential Distribution) cables. The range of the CSJU extends 15 kV #2 - 4/0 AWG and 25 kV #1 - 2/0 AWG.

The best intelligent feeder meter just got better!

Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Schneider Electric has just added many new best in class feature upgrades to the ION7400...



Youngstown Gloves FR Fleece Liner with Polartec

Published Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Youngstown Glove introduces a dual hazard fleece glove liner that is both inherently flame resistant and arc rated and designed to keep you warmer on cool work days.


Advanced Visibility's Utility Safety Vests

Published Friday, December 8, 2017
Advanced Visibility has been committed to protecting workers by providing the most technically advanced, unmatched quality and durability, which far exceeds ANSI’s minimum requirements. They offer the best value for your money over the life of each garment through optimizing protection, durability and wearer comfort. They have designed a unique range more»

The NEW UtilityTool Infinity has arrived!

Published Friday, November 3, 2017

Introducing the industry’s most versatile, reliable and accurate adjustable tool for mid-span and end stripping on primary and secondary utility cables. It’s the one tool everyone needs on the job!


Youngstown Waterproof Winter Performance Work Gloves

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Youngstown's Waterproof Winter Plus is a seasonal best selling winter work glove. 100% Waterproof and Windproof, this glove is designed to keep your hands warm and dry without sacrificing dexterity. Triple-layer technology of micro-fleece liner, waterproof membrane, and form-fit outer shell.


TE Connectivity's Raychem Switchgear and Elbow Connectors

Published Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Quality. Reliability. Efficiency. These are essential when you’re tackling the world’s biggest underground challenges. That’s why TE’s portfolio includes a broad line of elbow connectors so we can help you make the impossible, possible. 


Heat Shrink or Cold Applied Technology?

Published Thursday, September 28, 2017

Your decision on whether to install heat shrink or cold applied technology can have a significant impact on your project’s long-term success.


EMSPEC Unveils NEW Website

Published Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Check out EMSPEC's newly redesigned website


Tech Products, Inc. Everlast Pole Tags

Published Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tech Products, Inc. Everlast Pole Tags...The Only Sign System to Undergo UL Testing


American Polywater NEW Pad-N-Pole Utility Enclosure Repair System

Published Monday, September 25, 2017

Polywater® Pad N Pole™ Utility Enclosure Repair System


TE Connectivity's Raychem Cold Shrink Terminations (CST)

Published Monday, September 25, 2017

Introducing TE Connectivity's Raychem Cold Shrink Terminations 


Discover how TEs Raychem Heat Shrink Cable Accessories are field-proven

Published Monday, June 26, 2017

40 years. That’s how long TE's Heat Shrink cable accessories have been successfully in use in underground networks. Withstanding harsh environments like salt, sand and moisture. Overcoming technical challenges and more.

Read the case study and learn more about how TE’s Heat Shrink solutions can help solve your next challenge. Products include:

• Terminations
• Insulation
• Stress control
• High, medium and low voltage applications
• Joints
• Tubing and molded parts



TE Underground Power Distribution Products

Published Monday, May 1, 2017

From conventional networks to underground residential distribution – TE offers a broad range of high quality solutions for underground applications. They've been the industry’s partner of choice for more than 60 years – providing universal connectors, advanced materials, customized solutions, and support to keep the power flowing.


TE Connectivity -The History of Heat Shrink (video)

Published Friday, February 10, 2017

Heat Shrink Technology

Find out more on the heat shrink technology history, how it works, how it is used and the reasons to choose it

Ripley's NEW Mobile App

Published Friday, July 1, 2016

Ripley / Utility Tools has created a new mobile app to select the right tool from your phone or tablet.

Search to find product data and demonstration videos. 


TE Connectivity Substation Products

Published Tuesday, March 1, 2016

See what TE has to make your substation project complete from connection to protection.


Nighthawk Releases a Mesh-Cellular Meter Communications Upgrade

Published Thursday, July 23, 2015
Nighthawk releases a Mesh-Cellular AMI Communications Upgrade for Commercial and Industrial Electric Meters. This solution is in high demand as utilities face the end of life of their AT&T network GSM/GPRS based Commercial and Industrial Cellular AMI meters.

These Mesh-Cellular AMI commercial meters are designed to provide remote meter communications by simply replacing the communications boards inside your existing end-of-life commercial GSM/GPRS cellular meters.


EMSPEC Unveils NEW Product Demonstration Trailer

Published Tuesday, August 6, 2013

The product demonstration trailer is available for customer visits and is equipped with our latest disconnect switch models and operators. 


Ripley "SCORES" A Home Run with SCS Stripper

Published Monday, July 1, 2013

Based on feedback from users around the world we have developed our SCS to "achieve a great score".  Read more for included features and video.


Trayer Storm Hardened Switchgear:
Reinforcing Your Grid From Hazardous Conditions

Published Saturday, February 9, 2013

During a severe storm the risk for failure increases.  Flooding, high winds, and snow disrupt a utility’s ability to feed power.  Thoughtfully designed, storm-hardened underground switchgear reduces the opportunity for grid power loss.