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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    IDEAL is excited to announce that the 2018 National Championship qualifying round has been extended to October 19th. The “Nationals” has been extremely popular across Canada, and with this extension IDEAL will be better able to meet the demand to hold qualifying events, particularly from colleges and trade schools. Described by many as ‘the most thrilling competition in the electrical industry’, ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Awards
    Thursday, August 23, 2018
    Dieppe, NB – Sommers Generator Systems, a leading manufacturer and distributor of premium quality generator systems, has announced plans to relocate its Atlantic Canada regional headquarters to larger premises.   Back in 2012, Sommers, based in Tavistock, Ontario, moved their Atlantic Canada offices and warehouse to the Moncton/Dieppe region. The new expanded facility is located at 551 Ferdinand ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Wednesday, August 22, 2018
    TORONTO, August 22, 2018 – In a recent survey conducted to over 100 electrical employers, the Ontario Electrical League (OEL) unveiled results highlighting a growing number of potential apprenticeships being prevented due to ratio restrictions.   “Entering the electrical trades in Ontario is increasingly difficult because of the apprentice to journeyperson ratio cap, which puts the education and ...read more
    Categories: Announcements, Compliance and Enforcement
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    Mississauga, ON – Alectra Utilities’ employees showed real heart in fielding a total of seven teams to participate in the 2018 Heart and Stroke Foundation 'Big Bike' ride, raising over $22,500. Employees raised money for heart and stroke research and rode the 29-seat 'Big Bike' through communities in Alectra’s service territory, including Barrie, Brampton, Hamilton, Markham, Mississauga, St. ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro One Limited ("Hydro One"), Ontario's largest electricity transmission and distribution company, today announced a new Board of Directors, featuring an experienced, diverse and highly-regarded group of leaders who will be responsible for overseeing the company's continued transformation as a customer-focused, efficient and well-managed utility. "This ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Announcements, Hydro
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    Kitchener, ON, July 31, 2018 – Graybar Canada’s Kitchener Branch has demonstrated their assurance to customers of providing top-quality products and service by upgrading their certification of the Quality Management System to ISO 9001: 2015. “I am very proud of our Kitchener team for earning the ISO 9001:2015 certification,” said Kitchener Branch Manager, Steve Schell. “At Graybar Canada, we put ...read more
    Categories: Member News