Crescent Electric Supply Company in Lakeside, AZ recently held their first ever annual Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) certified training class for licensed electricians. Over 50 attendees participated in the 1-day training and social event!
“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This quote comes to us from the same man that reportedly experimented with electricity by flying a kite, with a key attached to the string, in a thunderstorm. Although Benjamin Franklin is known for this hair raising electrical experiment, it is the quote regarding preventative measures that we would like to focus on this month. That is right, May is Electrical Safety Month and prevention is the key!
Crescent Electric is preparing to unveil a brand new and improved cesco.com that improves on today’s online offering. Here’s a breakdown on some of the top new features and design enhancements you can expect on the relaunched site.
Workplace safety is nothing to blink at. Over 700,000 work-related eye injuries occur every year. Avoid being one of them by following these 10 eye safety tips and giving your eye protection program the focus it requires.
Recent enhancements to the Phoenix Contact mGuard Secure Cloud portal have added the ability to easily connect iOS devices (iPads, iPhones) securely to machine networks with the security of VPN. No "apps" are required; the Secure Cloud portal makes use of the VPN capability built-in to the Apple iOS operating system. So not only can you get your computer securely connected to remote equipment with the security of VPN, you can also get your mobile device connected as well.
When it comes to variable frequency drives (VFDs), a lot of us might shy away from looking into the details, worrying that they’re too technical to understand. However, this article simplifies what a VFD is and how it benefits you. This way you’re not in the dark about a great value-add and energy-saving solution.
With the flexibility of a GoConex switch, you have a simple solution: a wireless switch that can be transported or attached anywhere.
Imagine not needing to rewire when you’d like to install a new switch or move a switch to a more convenient location. Opening up walls is an expensive endeavor, and Levven GoConex delivers an affordable solution for homes and businesses.
Great distributors value your time just as much as you do. They endlessly strive for ways to improve their processes to get you what you need as quickly as possible, incorporating the latest developments in fundamental technology, like powerful mobile capabilities. You deserve to be listened to and have your feedback incorporated, and that's exactly what Crescent Electric has done with the new mobile app.
Don't sacrifice your business's integrity or your employees' safety to save a few bucks.
Too often companies try to cut costs by not purchasing the right tool for a job. They figure that a knowledgeable and experienced contractor should be able to make it work. In the end, that line of thinking could cost your company big dollars.
In today’s fast-paced, demanding market, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and too busy to add more to your plate. While it’s important not to over-commit, there are pitfalls to getting in the habit of saying NO. Don’t let your solution-oriented YES attitude take a backseat!