NEMA Industry Director Steve Griffith discusses a new NEMA report, Powering Microgrids for the 21st-Century Electrical System, which introduces microgrids as an integral component of the power delivery system of the twenty-first century. Steve explains how microgrids are being used today, how that will change in the coming years, and what the implications are for future of the distribution grid.
Don Leavens will give a complete and up-to-date review of the economy for 2016 along with his outlook for 2017 at the NEMA Annual Meeting, November 16-17, 2016
Listen to Robin Duke-Woolley, an internationally recognized thought leader in the Internet of Things (IoT), discuss what the IoT means for manufacturers and how it compares to new terms like Industrial Internet of Things and Internet of Manufacturing.
This podcast with Denise Pappas covers the importance of mass notification planning and resources available for those involved in the planning process.
Experts from Thomas & Betts highlight the importance of properly functioning emergency lighting systems, explain the requirements and applicable installation codes, and give a brief overview of how the latest technology can help ensure code compliance.
Today we discuss a comparison between ANSI/NEMA MW 1000 and the IEC 60317 and 60851 series of magnet wire specifications and test procedures and how industry benefits from harmonizing these standards.
Guest: Don Barta, Manager, Product/Polymer Engineering, Rea Magnet Wire Company, Inc.
Hosts: Mike Leibowitz, Program Manager, NEMA; Christine Coogle, Editor and Social Media Manager, NEMA
Michael Wendt, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Diagnostic Imaging, Siemens Healthcare, one of the newest additions to the MITA Board of Directors, discusses the importance of patient focused care in the medical imaging industry and the value of MITA Membership.
MITA’s Medical Imaging Informatics (MII) Section Chair Rik Primo discusses the recently released NEMA/MITA Cybersecurity Whitepaper and the urgent need for patient safety in informatics and technology.
This is the first in a series of podcasts that covers the new 520 Hz low frequency requirements in several NFPA Standards and why it’s most effective for waking people who are hard of hearing, school age children and the elderly.
The international standard for product safety labels, ISO 3864-2 Graphical symbols–Safety colours and safety signs–Part 2: Design principles for product safety labels, published in 2004, codified a global set of best practice, symbol-based product safety label formats to communicate safety to international audiences. Geoffrey Peckham, CEO of Clarion Safety Systems and chair of the U.S. TAG to ISO/TC 145–Graphical Symbols, discusses what triggered the need for the international standard and explains its harmonization with ANSI Z535.4.