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Perion Acquires Grow Mobile to Enhance its Mobile Offering
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

Grow Mobile will become part of Perion Lightspeed, which was recently created to address the advertising needs of mobile app developers, and will enable Perion Lightspeed to provide a more comprehensive technical and platform solution for app developers. (more...)

Enrique Iglesias & Zac Brown Band Added to NBC's 4th OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR Line-Up
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

Enrique Iglesias and Zac Brown Band have been added to the lineup for the "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks ® Spectacular," which will air Friday, July 4 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) with an encore presentation at 10 p.m. highlighting the second hour of the special. (more...)

Delta Electronics' Energy-Efficient Solutions to Power NCTU Unicode Team's "Orchid House" at the 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

Yancey Hai, Chairman of Delta Electronics, said, “Our corporate mission is 'To provide innovative, clean and energy-efficient solutions for a better tomorrow', which guides our R&D efforts in delivering solutions with industry-leading energy conversion efficiency. From 2010 to 2013, our solutions helped the world reduce up to 11.9 billion kWh in electricity consumption, which is equivalent to a reduction of 6.38 million tons of carbon emissions to the environment. Delta's 11 certified green buildings, located worldwide, have also helped save up to 11.6 million kWh in 2013. Supporting NTCU Unicode's project underscores Delta's commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and promoting the adaptation of green building, which we believe is a key driver for energy conservation and sustainability for years to come”. (more...)

RackWare Announces New Funding and Demonstrates Continued Demand for Its Cloud Management Technology
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2014

SANTA CLARA, CA(Marketwired - Jul 9, 2014) - RackWare, the software provider that integrates data center and cloud resources into a scalable and intelligently managed computing environment, today announced exceptional company momentum and a new $2.3 million round of funding led by existing investors Kickstart Seed Fund and Osage Venture Partners. This funding caps RackWare's record growth over the past year with Milestones in customer acquisitions, technology innovation and executive team expansion. (more...)

Children's Hospital Los Angeles a "Most Wired" Hospital
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2014

Although 680 hospitals and health networks participated in this year's study, only 375 were named to the list. Marty Miller, chief information officer for Children's Hospital Los Angeles says, “It is impossible to obtain this distinction without the ideal combination of people, processes and technology. It takes thought, dedication and persistence over many years to reach a point where you are considered a technology leader in health care.” (more...)

Gordon Voidwell, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Bombadil and More Set for Joe's Pub, 7/9-20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public Theater has announced its shows, running July 9 - 20, 2014. Details below! (more...)

Ford Announces $1 Million Donation to Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2014

Ford Motor Company is building on a century-long commitment to supporting the African American community with a $1 million donation to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. (more...)

Slyce - The Want Engine - Partners with Screenvision to Bring 'Shop the Look' Functionality to Moviegoers
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

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Excalibur Ib enters full rate production and receives $52 million award
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

TUCSON, Ariz., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Excalibur Ib precision guided projectile has entered full rate production (FRP). U.S. Army approval of FRP completes Excalibur Ib's low rate initial production phase. Additionally, the U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon $52 million for continued Excalibur Ib production. (more...)

Xerox Patents Pave the Way for Innovative Services
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The Xerox Research Centre Canada (XRCC), founded in 1974, was issued its 2000th patent for an invention dubbed “Graphene Nano-Sheets and Methods for Making the Same” (U.S. Patent 8,734,683). Two hundred times stronger than steel, graphene is a thin, flexible conductor that could form the basis of a whole range of next generation devices such as ultrafast transistors that will dramatically increase the processing speed of a personal computer, smartphone or tablet. (more...)

40 WEEKS Award-Winning Documentary Team to Provide Pregnancy Nutrition Information to Expecting Families
by Movies News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Today 40 Weeks, the first film to delve into the Milestones of pregnancy on a week-by-week basis, and the National Fisheries Institute (NFI) have joined together to provide essential pregnancy nutrition information (more...)

GOBankingRates Client Pacific Marine Credit Union Appoints New Chief of Staff
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ GOBankingRates client Pacific Marine Credit Union (PMCU) named Bradley A. Smith chief of staff, effective as of July 1, 2014. As a premier personal finance website, GOBankingRates seeks to highlight key individuals like Smith who help credit unions positively impact the communities in which they operate. (more...)

More than 10,000 MSPs Now Using the GFI MAX Integrated MSP Platform
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

DURHAM, N.C., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ GFI MAX today announced that more than 10,000 managed services providers are now using GFI MAX RemoteManagement, supporting nearly 660,000 MSP engineer logins every month and making it the most widely-used Managed Services management platform in use in the channel today. The rapid growth of the GFI MAX customer base, which comprised 8,000 MSPs in September 2013, can be attributed to the company's continued commitment to providing MSPs with the reliable tools needed to support existing customers, while also staying up-to-date on emerging opportunities and the pain points of customers, matching product updates to those needs in order to help MSPs stay competitive. (more...)

Utimaco Hardware Security Modules Deployed to Secure Millions of Connected Devices and Sensitive Customer, Corporate and Citizen Data
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

“Worldwide, the industry is in the middle of a significant overhaul of old production systems and processes,” said Malte Pollmann, CEO of Utimaco. “Data creation and permanently connected devices are creating net-new opportunities, but it's also a source of concern due to hacker threats and the sheer magnitude of a potential breach. At Utimaco, we help customers every day who are turning to a hardware root of trust to find protection. Less than half a year in the U.S., the customer growth we're currently experiencing is nothing shorter than explosive. It's an exciting time to be in the business of security.” (more...)

Tintri Appoints Former VMware Veteran John Schwan as VP of North America Channel Sales
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - Tintri Inc., the leading producer of smart storage for virtualization and cloud environments, today announced the appointment of John Schwan as Vice President, North America Channel Sales. In this role, Schwan will lead the channel sales team to accelerate growth throughout the region. (more...)

CB&I Reports Strong 2014 Second Quarter Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today reported adjusted net income for the second quarter of $148.3 million, or $1.36 per diluted share, excluding integration related costs of $5.9 million, or $0.05 per diluted share. Second quarter U.S. GAAP net income was $142.4 million, or $1.31 per diluted share.Revenue for the second quarter was $3.3 billion, up from $2.9 billion in the comparable prior year period. Second quarter new awards totaled $4.2 billion, which resulted in a backlog of $31.5 billion. (more...)

Jamba Juice Blends Health and Wellness Positioning with Technological Innovation to Attract Loyal Consumers
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

On July 17th the Jamba Insider Rewards (JIR) consumer loyalty program passed the one million member mark. The Insider Rewards loyalty program, developed in partnership with Spendgo, provides simplicity for consumers who need only type a phone number entry into a terminal at register in order to receive rewards, personalized offers and free Jamba product. After the program launched with Spendgo five months ago, the enlistment rate rose quickly, significantly outpacing the enlistment rate of industry leaders. Jamba anticipates membership to reach two million by early 2015. (more...)

INTTRA Announces June's Top Carriers in Ocean Shipping Information Quality
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

PARSIPPANY, NJ - INTTRA, the world's largest multi-carrier e-commerce network for ocean shipping, today announced the June 2014 results of its Ocean Shipping Information Quality program, revealing exclusive insights into the quality of carrier data provided by the global containerized shipping industry. The program, launched earlier this year, enables carriers to easily identify where data issues exist in order to drive the systematic improvement of shipment information quality. (more...)

Micron Wins Insight Award for Most Innovative Memory Device and Semiconductor of the Year
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

OTTAWA, Ontario, July 23,2014 /PRNewswire/ TechInsights, the leader in technology and IP consulting, is pleased to honor Micron with the Insight Award for Semiconductor of the year, for their introduction of the first 16 nanometer (nm) NAND flash process technology on the market. (more...)

Raytheon completes key Air & Missile Defense Radar reviews
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed two critical program reviews for the new Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR), the U.S. Navy's next generation integrated air and ballistic missile defense radar. Successful completion of the hardware Preliminary Design Review and the Integrated Baseline Review are both key Milestones of the Navy's acquisition plan and highlight the maturity of the design, validity of the plan for execution, and keep the program on track to deliver a much needed capability to the fleet. (more...)

Artificial Intelligence Helps Strengthen Mobile Communication between Loved Ones
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Alohar Mobile, developer of apps that combine context-awareness with location-based technology to bring trusted loved ones closer together, today announced the launch of its new app PlaceUs for the iPhone now available on the App Store. PlaceUs is designed to make it easier for 'inner circles' of loved ones such as couples, families and close friends, to share important real-time information about where they are, what they're doing, who they're with, where they're going, and so much more. (more...)

Apperian Surpasses 1 Million Enterprise App Downloads Amidst Record Growth
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

BOSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Apperian , Inc., the leading platform for securing, distributing and managing enterprise mobile apps, announced today that it has facilitated more than one million enterprise app downloads for customers through its mobile application management platform. The company continues to shatter growth and revenue Milestones, more than doubling its year-over-year new business bookings in Q2 2014 and surpassing its first half 2013 bookings by more than 85 percent. (more...)

Canadian Tech Firm LoginRadius Records 800% Growth Within One Year
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

Just two years after becoming an incorporated entity, LoginRadius will be blowing out the birthday candles with extra gusto having achieved such an astonishing and rapid growth rate. (more...)

DNS Made Easy Hits Significant Milestones for 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

It's half way through 2014 and DNS Made Easy is celebrating several mid-year Milestones. (more...)

Open Networking Foundation Announces Milestones in Conformance Testing Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

“The traction received in the first year of the program validates ONF's responsibility to cultivate an open ecosystem of independent labs around the world that could perform conformance, benchmarking, and interoperability testing,” said Rick Bauer, technical program manager of the Open Networking Foundation. “Vendors with certified products solidify their commitment to the OpenFlow specification; benefit from condensed development cycles, expedited product deployment, and increased opportunities for testing protocols; and ensure their solutions are interoperable once they reach the end user. The program is a real service to network operators in building their confidence in the products they buy.” (more...)

Newegg Marks Additional Legal Victories in Quest to Stop Patent Trolls—Notorious Troll Ordered to Pay Newegg Costs
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

The invention at issue was the idea of tagging images with particular information about the camera that took the image, and the camera's color and spatial image qualities so the processed image can be more accurately captured or transformed. The '415 patent was previously owned by Polaroid and then assigned in 2012 to Digitech Image Technologies, LLC (Digitech), a subsidiary of serial patent abuser, Acacia Research Group. Digitech almost immediately began filing suits against companies, including Xerox, Toshiba, Fujifilm, Ricoh, and Newegg for patent infringement. (more...)

Apptigo International Issues Formal Corporate Update
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

MIAMI, FL - Casey Cordes, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Apptigo International, Inc. (OTCBB: APPG) (OTCQB: APPG), a non-conforming, highly creative agency and mobile app developer, today issued a formal operational update providing insight and perspective on recent corporate developments, key growth strategies and anticipated near term Milestones serving to define the Company's future. Specifically, Cordes stated: (more...)

USC Shoah Foundation Unveils New Educational Programs Tailored to Upcoming Historical Commemorations
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The world will commemorate several important events during the 2014-15 school year that will provide teachers an opportunity to explore these Milestones in ways that will impact and engage students. (more...)

IndependenceIT Sees Strong Momentum and Over 330% Growth in 2014 with Cloud Workspace Suite
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

With the increasing demand for mobile and device-independent access to applications and data, IT service providers are seeking competitive solutions to capitalize on these requirements and further improve infrastructure. There are also appeals by the business community for cloud services that bring greater scalability and agility to the workplace and allow users to work anywhere, anytime and on any device. The adoption of IndependenceIT's Cloud Workspace Suite is a testament to the company's competitive advantage in a high-growth market as organizations weigh the options in this space. (more...)

Qvidian Announces Record First-Half Growth with Significant Milestones
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

A recent Qvidian research report, Sales Execution Trends 2014, found that organizations are shifting to more topline growth as economic conditions continue to improve, with two thirds of the companies surveyed indicating that they anticipate expanding their sales team in 2014. The study also revealed that sales execution challenges – long sales cycles, difficulty presenting differentiation, lack of common sales process across the organization – are preventing sales executives from achieving their goal of winning more business. (more...)

Delta Electronics Exhibits Its Branded Solutions for Electricity Generation, Storage, and Energy Saving in Japan at Techno-Frontier 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

Mr. Yancey Hai, chairman of Delta highlighted, “Our corporate mission is “To provide innovative, clean and energy-efficient solutions for a better tomorrow”. The main pillars of Delta's focus on innovation are our core competence in power electronics and our strong R&D capabilities. We have evolved amid market challenges and created two new major business categories, Energy Management and Smart Green Life, which will contribute to mankind's fight against global warming and energy shortages. From 2010 to 2013, Delta's energy-efficient products and solutions have helped customers achieve up to 11.9 billion kWh in energy savings, which is equal to a reduction of 6.4 million tons of carbon emissions. Delta strives to enhance the competitiveness of our customers as well as protect the environment.” (more...)

Photo Flash: Ariana Grande, Enrique Iglesias & More Rehearse for MACY'S 4th OF JULY FIREWORKS
by TV News Desk - Jul 2, 2014

NBC celebrates the nation's birthday with all-star performances by Ariana Grande, Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert and Lionel Richie on the live broadcast of the 'Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular.' (more...)

Catholic Health Initiatives and Conifer Health Solutions To Address 2014 AHA Leadership Summit
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Slaggert and North will discuss CHI and Conifer Health's partnership, and their work to develop the blueprint to achieve clinically integrated networks in key markets. They will also recount the Milestones that set the stage for CHI's multi-phased approach to population health management, hospital and physician alignment; and ultimately, to becoming an Accountable Care Organization (ACO). (more...)

Aloe Blacc & More to Join Bruno Mars' 'Moonshine Jungle World Tour'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars is proud to announce that he will be accompanied by an array of stellar support acts on selected dates of his 'Moonshine Jungle World Tour,' (more...)

TuneCore Pays Out $33.2 Million in Artist Earnings, Sees 300% Growth in Revenues for Music Publishing Clients in Q2 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Demonstrating growing opportunities for artists in the evolving business of music, TuneCore today announced that digital music distribution payouts to TuneCore Artists in Q2 2014 exceeded $33.2 million, an 18.4 percent increase over Q2 2013. Since its inception in 2006, TuneCore has paid $438.8 million to artists from a total of 8.8 billion streams and downloads. Q2 also saw the company reach the 1 million milestone for registered artist account holders, a testament to the increasing opportunities for the emerging population of musician-entrepreneurs. (more...)

MGIC Investment Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

MILWAUKEE, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) today reported income for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 of $45.5 million, compared with a net income of $12.4 million for the same quarter a year ago. Diluted income per share was $0.12 for the quarter ending June 30, 2014, compared to diluted income per share of $0.04 for the same quarter a year ago. (more...)

Junction Solutions Named to 2014 Inner Circle for Microsoft Dynamics and Microsoft Dynamics President's Club
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Junction Solutions' partner performance and achievements have resulted in membership to the 2014 Inner Circle, “an elite group of our most strategic Microsoft Dynamics partners from across the globe,” according to Neil Holloway, corporate vice president, Dynamics Sales & Partners, Microsoft Business Solutions. Holloway added, the 2014 President's Club for Microsoft Dynamics “represents the top five percent of Microsoft Dynamics partners worldwide who reach key business Milestones while maintaining a constant dedication to high levels of customer satisfaction and an active pursuit of product and technological advancement.” (more...)

Ultra Music to Release New Collection of Tracks from Kaskade
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Today Ultra Music announced that they will be releasing I Remember, a collection of tracks from the multi-Grammy nominated artist Kaskade. Album will feature the American DJ with such artists like Neon Trees, Deadmau5, Skylar Grey, and many more. I Remember will be available on July 22nd at major retailers, and digitally – which will include the once limited released song, “Something Something Champs,” a collaboration with Moguai featuring Zip Zip Through The Night, and “Rage in Your Shoes.” (more...)

Ensighten Vice President Darr Gerscovich Recognized as Marketing Leader in Direct Marketing News 40 Under 40 Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

SAN JOSE, CA - Ensighten, the leading global enterprise data and tag management provider and company behind the Agile Marketing Platform, today announced that Vice President of Marketing Darr Gerscovich has been named a winner of Direct Marketing News 2014 40 Under 40 Awards. The award recognizes young marketing leaders who have helped significantly grow their companies, provided superior creative and strategic support to clients and directly influenced the industry all before their 40th birthday. (more...)

Lilee Systems Sees Strong Momentum as Demand for Advanced Communications Systems for Railroad and Rail Transit Fuels Growth
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

SAN JOSE, CA -  Lilee Systems, the leading provider of advanced communication systems designed exclusively for the railroad and rail transit industry, today announced significant company Milestones as the demand for its advanced wireless communications solutions experiences strong growth. The company's TransAir suite of products deliver an end-to-end Positive Train Control (PTC) communication system designed to capture interoperability requirements. Lilee Systems' TransAir PTC communications system features an integrated command, control, communications and information network for controlling train movements with reliability, precision and efficiency. (more...)

TriQuint Achieves GaN Defense Production Milestones as Part of the Defense Production Act Title III Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

“The mission of the DPA Title III program is to create assured, affordable and commercially-viable production capabilities and capacities for items essential for national defense, [which] strengthen the economic and technological competitiveness of the U.S. defense industrial base,” said Dr. Gene Himes, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory Program Manager. “This critical mission strengthens the economic and technological competitiveness of the U.S. industrial base, and TriQuint's GaN technology has achieved that goal.” (more...)

MACOM Optical Components Recognized for Outstanding Technical Achievement with Lightwave Innovation Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

The MAOM-003404 is a high performance, quad channel modulator driver IC for 100G metro applications, designed to interface with surface mount Mach Zehnder modulators requiring differential drive voltages. It enables the lowest power and smallest form factor transmit solution for coherent CFP2 modules. MACOM's MAOM-003404 is distinguished as the only product entered in the Lightwave Innovations Awards program to receive a perfect 5.0 score, cited as a “superb product that sets a new standard for performance and provides groundbreaking and new technical Milestones.” (more...)

New York Live Arts Announces Additional Programming Details for Kyle Abraham's Suite of World Premiere Works
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

New York Live Arts today announced further programming details for the suite of all-new world premiere works created by 2012-2014 Resident Commissioned Artist(RCA) Kyle Abraham, including a fourth, previously unannounced ensemble work. Known for creating “voluptuous movement phrases with touches of dance-theater” (The New York Times) Abraham and his company, Abraham.In.Motion, will present four works-one evening-length, two ensemble works and one trio-over two programs titled The Watershed and When the Wolves Came In at New York Live Arts from September 23 through 27 and September 30 through October 4, 2014. Exploring two totemic triumphs in the international history of the civil rights, the 150 year anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 20 year anniversary of the abolishment of apartheid in South Africa, the works feature visual design by acclaimed conceptual artist Glenn Ligon and original music performed live by world renowned jazz artist Robert Glasper, accompanied by two musicians and a vocalist. (more...)

Nobody's Reading Those Fliers: Digital Signage Provider, Industry Weapon, Discusses the Future of Communication Strategy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - Communication, marketing and HR departments spend plenty of resources on internal messages. Unfortunately nobody is reading their fliers and the quickly-scribbled reminders on the whiteboard in the lounge. Thought email was the solution? Sorry, but nobody is reading those occasional emails either. In fact, Atlassian reported that on average, an employee receives 304 business emails per week. Lost within that overstuffed inbox are important internal emails that do not get the attention they need. Trying to sift through emails is exhausting and a waste of employee time: In fact, 10 IQ points are lost while constantly fielding emails, which is the same effect as losing an entire night of sleep. (more...)

Midlake, Allen Toussaint, Erin Markey, Lady Rizo and More Set for Joe's Pub, 7/16-27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its shows for the next two weeks, July 16 - July 27, 2014. Details below! (more...)

Todd Snider Announces Fall Tour and Album Re-issues
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

East Nashville singer-songwriter Todd Snider, has announced a fall solo tour kicking off October 8th in Evanston, IL. (more...)

FREE Download of Idina Menzel's 'Star Spangled Banner' Now Available from Macy's!
by TV News Desk - Jul 1, 2014

Now, Macy's is offering a FREE download of The Star Spangled Banner, performed exclusively by Idina Menzel with the DIVA Jazz Orchestra and Judith Clurman's Essential Voices USA (more...)

InspireMD Selected for Inclusion in the Russell Microcap' Index
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2014

BOSTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ InspireMD Inc. (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ('InspireMD' or the 'Company'), a leader in embolic protection systems, today announced that it has been selected to join the Russell MicrocapIndex, as of June 27, 2014. Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate growth and value style indexes. Russell determines membership for its equity indexes primarily by objective, market-capitalization rankings and style attributes. (more...)

PBS to Premiere Documentary DICK CAVETT'S WATERGATE, 8/8
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

PBS and WNET today announced a new special, DICK CAVETT'S WATERGATE,an intensely personal, intimate and entertaining look back at Watergate on the 40th anniversary of the historic resignation of President Richard Milhous Nixon, the only president to resign the office. (more...)

IEEE to Publish 2017 Preprint of National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) for Comment in Its 100th Year
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

One hundred years after the NESC was first introduced in August 1914, it stands as one of the most widely adopted safety codes. “Every minute of every day, utility professionals in the United States and around the world are working on equipment and facilities in an energized state. There is no other option, as uninterrupted electrical power is simply a requirement of public safety and global commerce in today's world,” said Mike Hyland, NESC chair and senior vice president at the American Public Power Association. “Steadily refined over 100 years, the NESC is a fundamental element in the culture of safety that has gathered across electric power utility. The work to enhance and update the Code continues today, and the success of the effort is quantifiable.” (more...)

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