Electromagnetism

Atkore International Group Inc. Acquires Queen City Plastics, Inc.

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 10:00pm

Atkore International Group Inc. (Atkore), today announced that it has acquired the assets of Queen City Plastics, Inc., a manufacturer of PVC conduit, elbows and fittings for the electrical market ( www.QueenCityPlastics.com ).

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  • Atkore International Group Inc. (Atkore), today announced that it has acquired the assets of Queen City Plastics, Inc., a manufacturer of PVC conduit, elbows and fittings for the electrical market ( www.QueenCityPlastics.com ).
  • With more than 50 years in the industry, Queen City Plastics has been dedicated to delivering high quality, American made PVC products for electrical customers, commented John Pregenzer, president of Atkores Electrical business.
  • Queen City Plastics is headquartered in Fort Mill, South Carolina, with approximately 60 employees.
  • About Atkore International Group Inc.
    Atkore is forging a future where our employees, customers, suppliers, shareholders and communities are building better together a future focused on serving the customer and powering and protecting the world.

New Semiconductor Chip from NS Nanotech Emits Far-UVC Disinfectant Ultraviolet Light to Neutralize Coronavirus

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 7:44pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201022006083/en/
    Concept rendering of portable air purifier to be available in 2021 utilizing NS Nanotechs far-UVC solid-state light source.
  • Our coronavirus-neutralizing chip breaks barriers in semiconductor fabrication that previously prevented delivery of solid-state far-UVC light, said NS Nanotech CEO and Co-founder Seth Coe-Sullivan.
  • NS Nanotechs new nitride semiconductor chips are the first solid-state devices to emit far-UVC light at wavelengths ranging from 200-to-222 nanometers.
  • NS Nanotech said it is also designing a portable personal air purifier that will be the first consumer application for its far-UVC chip.

Global $70+ Billion Electric Power Substation Automation Market to 2026, Driven by the Rising Demand of Smart Grid Solutions

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 6:45pm

Electric power substation automation is one of the major developments in a substation technology and also a leading aspect of the smart grid revolution.

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  • Electric power substation automation is one of the major developments in a substation technology and also a leading aspect of the smart grid revolution.
  • The electric power substation automation market is mainly driven by the rising demand of smart grid solution.
  • Asia Pacific dominated electric power substation automation market owing to rising number of smart grid projects in this region.
  • This report segments the global electric power substation automation market as follows:
    Global Electric Power Substation Automation Market: Module Segment Analysis

Schneider Electric Launches World's First Uninterruptible Power Supply Designed from the Start with Gamers in Mind -- the APC Back-UPS™ Pro Gaming UPS

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 5:24pm

ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today launches the APC Back-UPS Pro Gaming UPS.

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  • ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today launches the APC Back-UPS Pro Gaming UPS.
  • This stylish and state-of-the-art uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is designed to protect gaming gear and maintain connection through power irregularities keeping PC and console gamers in the game.
  • As the first UPS specifically designed with gamers in mind, the APC Back-UPS Pro Gaming UPS delivers uninterrupted power protection, even during power outages.
  • The APC Back-UPS Pro Gaming UPS also boasts a patented reactor circle which provides status of remaining power, surges, dips, power outages and building wiring faults visible from every angle.

Richardson Electronics Now Offering Pureechem Ultracapacitors

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 4:00pm

(NASDAQ: RELL) announced today the availability of Pureechem ultracapacitors.

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  • (NASDAQ: RELL) announced today the availability of Pureechem ultracapacitors.
  • Common applications include automatic meter reading (AMR), data storage, GPS tracking, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), portable electronics, and cordless tools.
  • Richardson Electronics common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol RELL.
  • For 70 years, Richardson Electronics has been your industry-leading global provider of engineered solutions, RF & microwave, and power products.

Heavy AC or DC load switching modules from Pickering Interfaces occupy one single PXI slot

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 3:45pm

Occupying a compact single PXI slot form factor, the model 40-166 is available with SPST, SPDT or SP4T switching configurations.

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  • Occupying a compact single PXI slot form factor, the model 40-166 is available with SPST, SPDT or SP4T switching configurations.
  • Pickerings 40-166 power relay modules are intended for switching heavy AC or DC loads or for controlling large external relays, contactors and solenoids.
  • Comments Steven Edwards, Switching Product Manager at Pickering: The single PXI slot envelope maximizes switching density within the chassis when compared to other high current modules aimed at the automotive and defense sectors.
  • We offer the largest range of switching and simulation products in the industry for PXI, LXI, USB and PCI applications.

North America Low Voltage Circuit Breaker Market Report 2020 with Profiles of ABB, Mitsubishi, Siemens, Panasonic, Schneider Electric, Eaton

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 2:15pm

DUBLIN, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "North America Low Voltage Circuit Breaker Market by Type, by Application, by End User, by Country, Industry Analysis and Forecast, 2020 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "North America Low Voltage Circuit Breaker Market by Type, by Application, by End User, by Country, Industry Analysis and Forecast, 2020 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • A low voltage circuit breaker is a sort of electromechanical switch that splits the circuit physically or consequently under irregular conditions, for example, over current, over-voltage, and short circuit and works up to 1,000 V voltage rating.
  • When contrasted with fuse, which works once, and requires replacing, a low voltage circuit breaker can be reset either physically or consequently to continue ordinary alternatives.
  • The growing investment in smart grids is another significant factor that drives the selling of low voltage circuit breakers.

New Ex9 Series-M Molded Case Circuit Breakers from NOARK Electric

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 2:13pm

POMONA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NOARK Electric is proud to announce the release of all new 1 and 2 pole Series M molded case circuit breakers.

Key Points: 
  • POMONA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NOARK Electric is proud to announce the release of all new 1 and 2 pole Series M molded case circuit breakers.
  • The compact case design of these breakers gives them a smaller footprint making them perfectly suited for use inside panels.
  • Like all NOARK Electric products, these MCCBs are backed by NOARK's exclusive 5 year limited warranty.
  • NOARK Electric is a global manufacturer of low-voltage electrical components for industrial manufacturing applications.

ESR Launches World's First MagSafe Compatible Wireless Charging Car Mount

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 2:17pm

WILMINGTON, Delaware, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global tech company ESR launched today the world's first MagSafe compatible wireless charging car mount as part of its HaloLock system of magnetic wireless charging accessories for the iPhone 12.

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  • WILMINGTON, Delaware, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global tech company ESR launched today the world's first MagSafe compatible wireless charging car mount as part of its HaloLock system of magnetic wireless charging accessories for the iPhone 12.
  • 100% compatible with Apple's MagSafe cases and chargers, HaloLock accessories feature a magnetic ring that automatically aligns the iPhone 12's charging coil with the charger.
  • HaloLock works seamlessly with MagSafe to make charging the iPhone 12 as easy as tapping it to the mount.
  • Previous magnetic mounts required an additional magnetic plate on the back that interfered with wireless charging, whereas the ESR car mount, when paired with an official Apple MagSafe case or an ESR HaloLock case, combines the convenience of a magnetic mount and wireless charging into a single easy-to-use device.

ESR Launches World's First MagSafe Compatible Wireless Charging Car Mount

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 2:00pm

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global tech company ESR launched today the world's first MagSafe compatible wireless charging car mount as part of its HaloLock system of magnetic wireless charging accessories for the iPhone 12.

Key Points: 
  • WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global tech company ESR launched today the world's first MagSafe compatible wireless charging car mount as part of its HaloLock system of magnetic wireless charging accessories for the iPhone 12.
  • 100% compatible with Apple's MagSafe cases and chargers, HaloLock accessories feature a magnetic ring that automatically aligns the iPhone 12's charging coil with the charger.
  • HaloLock works seamlessly with MagSafe to make charging the iPhone 12 as easy as tapping it to the mount.
  • Previous magnetic mounts required an additional magnetic plate on the back that interfered with wireless charging, whereas the ESR car mount, when paired with an official Apple MagSafe case or an ESR HaloLock case, combines the convenience of a magnetic mount and wireless charging into a single easy-to-use device.