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Don’t get ANSI, it’s here

Organization announces World Standards Week 2016 On Tuesday, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced dates for World Standards Week (WSW) 2016, which will be held October 24–28 in Washington, DC.  WSW is an ANSI-hosted annual event designed to inspire open dialogue about developments and challenges related to standardization and conformity assessment, highlighted in multiple keynote speaker sessions and conferences. […]

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EASA announces first accreditation program for electric motor repair companies

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) announced the global industry’s first program for accreditation of electric motor repair service providers. The EASA Accreditation Program provides assurance to electric motor end-users that “repairs performed at accredited facilities conform to industry standards and maintain the reliability and efficiency of the repaired motor.” These standards are contained in […]

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NEMA publishes standard for portable rechargeable cells and batteries

The May issue of Electrical Apparatus Magazine will include a column on the importance of battery life for electrical testing equipment. This issue is also significant for the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), that recently published ANSI C18.2M, Part 1-2013 American National Standard for Portable Rechargeable Cells and Batteries—General and Specifications. This publication applies to portable rechargeable, […]

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