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EXRAD® High Voltage FX vs. Welding Cable Comparison
Mai 20, 2019
On the surface, welding cables appear to be a convenient and inexpensive choice for use in high voltage electric and hybrid vehicles. Welding cable is flexible and readily available in small quantities from a number of local distributors, perfect for prototype vehicles.Read More
Is Your Battery-Powered Hydraulic Tool Safe & Reliable?
April 29, 2019
Battery-powered hydraulic crimping tools facilitate the installation of irreversible compression connectors used to connect or terminate electrical wire in the field. The technology allows for many crimps on a single battery charge while providing the crimping force tonnage necessary to achieve certified connections. This allows the worker to bring the tool to the job rather than the job to the tool, requires no need for nearby sources of electricity, and provides consistent, reliable crimps.
When to Use Conduit & Fittings vs. a Liquid-Tight Cordgrip
März 19, 2019
Nowadays, the options seem endless when selecting a liquid-tight wire management solution for your application. With so many options, it’s easy to understand why someone might feel overwhelmed when selecting the right liquid-tight wire management device. Heyco hopes to eliminate that overwhelming feeling by answering a few common questions about liquid-tight conduit & fittings as well as liquid-tight cordgrips.
The Impact of U.S. Tax Reform on Small Business
Juni 5, 2019
Tax reform was a notable economic development in 2018, with changes to the codes for both corporate taxes and individual income taxes receiving substantial coverage in the mainstream press. We now have evidence confirming that these tax code changes did have a positive impact on the economy, extending the Phase B, Accelerating Growth, trend by approximately six months. We also have evidence that the boost from tax reform is waning; we will not likely see the same impact on the economy in 2019.Read More
IEWC Announces Tim Teske as New Chief Financial Officer
Mai 7, 2019
IEWC is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Teske as Chief Financial Officer by its board of directors. This is the next stage in a multi-year strategic succession plan which will transition the leadership responsibilities of Jeff Siemers, who has served as IEWC’s CFO since August 2011. In his new role, Teske will oversee the financial teams of all IEWC divisions worldwide.Read More
IEWC Increases Support of Electric Vehicle and Rail/Transit Markets with HUBER+SUHNER Partnership
April 22, 2019
IEWC has been named the primary distributor stocking HUBER+SUHNER high voltage cables in North America. HUBER+SUHNER, based in Switzerland, is a leading manufacturer of low frequency cables used in electric/hybrid vehicles as well as rail and transit applications. This distribution agreement further bolsters IEWC’s position as a key supplier of cable for electric, rail, and transit vehicle and accessory developers in North America and globally.
IEWC Partners with Coroplast to Expand Industry-Leading Product Offering for Electric Vehicle Cables
März 12, 2019
IEWC will be the first distributor to stock single- and multi-conductor, shielded and unshielded versions of Coroplast high voltage (HV) products in North America. Coroplast, based in Germany, is a leading manufacturer of HV wires and cables used in electric vehicle development.