Engineering Services

Increase efficiency and reduce costs on your electrical and electronic applications with the help of our engineering services. Our team saves customers time while reducing the risks associated with decision-making processes.

 

Electrical and Electronic Solutions

Our electrical and electronic application engineers bridge the gap between applications designers and installers. We offer technical knowledge and best practice insight based on the latest trainings and years of industry experience. Our engineering services team works as an extension of your group, providing a wide range of value-added engineering services to help you complete quality installations efficiently and profitably.

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Our Engineering Services team is trained to provide:

Installation Recommendations

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Be confident that you have selected the right installation method and products for the job with detailed installation recommendations for your projects, including:

  • Industrial
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Utility
  • Shipboard
  • Transit
  • Wind and solar
  • Commercial

Calculations

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Reduce waste by purchasing the correct quantities of the right products to meet your specific application needs. Our engineering services team has the latest calculation software and can conduct:

  • Cable sizing
  • ETAP ampacity analysis
  • Pull calculations
  • Sag10 and tension

 

 

 

Cable Testing and Troubleshooting

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Select the right product for your application or identify points of failure fast and learn the cause of the issue to avoid repetition. Our team of engineers can help you with:

  • Field tests
  • Cable damage
  • Installation failures

Wire and Cable Training

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Stay on top of current standards and technical info to help you make sound purchasing decisions. Gain industry-recognized accreditations to differentiate your business. We offer training via:

  • Site visits
  • Technical documents
  • Webinars

 

 


 


Our Engineering Services Team Offers Support to Businesses in Industrial and OEM Verticals, Including:

Industrial

  • Contractors
  • Engineering, procurement and construction
  • Marine/shipboard
  • Mining
  • Oil, gas and petrochemical
  • Power
  • Pulp and paper
  • Renewable energy
  • Traffic signals
  • Transit
  • Water and wastewater treatment

OEM

  • Aerospace/defense
  • Audio/video
  • Automotive
  • Communications
  • Consumer goods
  • Government
  • Medical
  • Panel shops
  • Robotic
  • Transit

 

 

Our Team

Members of our engineering services team pride themselves on staying up to date on the latest industry trends and regulations. They belong to many standards organizations, such as UL, CSA, NEC, CEC and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Download our Standards and Reference Guide

 

Innovation Center

Our state-of-the-art Innovation Center, located near Chicago, helps customers evaluate potential wire and cable products specific to their industry standards.

 

Engineering Services in Action

See how our engineering services team’s power cabling distribution design saved a construction company $2 million.

 

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