Posts By: Nanette

General Power & Control announces an agreement to represent Perma-Cote® PVC-Coated Conduit—a goal set 15 years ago, of ONLY representing premium products.

Prior to Scott Silvey’s appointment to president of General Power & Control, he worked for General Electric. Scott learned one important business practice from Jack Welch at GE– offer only premium products to your customer. So, when Scott joined General Power and Control as its president, he set the goal for his team to only… Read more »

Robroy Industries Conduit Division Promotes Christopher Caldwell to Quotes Manager

Chris Caldwell Robroy Industries is delighted to announce that Christopher Caldwell has been promoted from Conduit Division Quotes Specialist to the position of Quotes Manager. “Chris has been dedicated to Robroy Industries for more than 11 years. Over the past decade, Chris has grown immensely,” stated Steve Voelzke, the president of the Robroy Industries Conduit Division. “He has… Read more »

Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Rigid Metal Conduit Is Now An Approved Vendor for the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)

  Gilmer, Texas – Perma-Cote PVC-coated rigid metal conduit is pleased to announce its recent approval as a supplier for the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). To view the necessary information, such as the contractor number, etc., when placing an order for Perma-Cote PVC Coated conduit please visit our landing page devoted to GSA at:… Read more »

Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit — Protecting the oil & gas industry for more than half a century

Visit our new website section devoted to the oil and gas industry at: A superior-performance product, such as Perma-Cote, even though it may be a small element of any given job, can be instrumental in ensuring protection of entire oil and gas systems from corrosion. Perma-Cote can help reduce downtime by 50% or more… Read more »

Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit—A Partner To Count On For Water and Wastewater Applications

If you are a government employee, private owner, builder or specifying engineer working in the water/wastewater industry, Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit is a partner you can rely on for high-quality products for your projects. Perma-Cote ETL-Verified PVC-Coated Conduit provides premium protection against corrosion by providing the best available exterior and interior coating. It is important for… Read more »

Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit receives recognition for compliance with Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) — supporting an ongoing effort to improve online platforms for electrical distributors to increase sales.

Perma-Cote currently offers a complete line of PVC coated conduit, fittings, and accessories providing corrosion resistance for electrical raceway systems in highly demanding environments. The company recently achieved compliance for PVC coated items in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) within the Industrial Data Exchange Association’s (IDEA) Data Certification Program. “Much of the electrical industry business… Read more »

Robroy Industries celebrates 10 years of positive, associate driven, SHIELD initiative safety results.

A decade ago, Robroy Industries, a manufacturing organization of synergistic member companies dedicated to product and service leadership within the electrical products and oilfield markets, committed to creating an effective safety program. Photo Caption: Robroy Industries celebrates the ten years of success from the SHIELD safety initiative. To honor the 10th anniversary of SHIELD, Robroy Industries presented a commemorative plaque to… Read more »

Perma-Cote’s Contractor Commitment: Making Your Life Easier! Quickly Add Installation Tools To RFQs and Submittal Packages

Perma-Cote ETL-Verified PVC-Coated Conduit provides premium protection against corrosion by providing the best available exterior and interior coating. Proper installation is essential to ensure the best possible service life for conduit systems. Perma-Cote offers installation tools and accessories that ensure the best product handling, installation and performance—and these tools are simple and convenient to attain…. Read more »

Perma-Cote’s Contractor Commitment: Making Your Life Easier! On Time Delivery & Proper Material Handling

Currently, the shipping industry in the United States has been become a challenge for anyone trying to schedule electrical products to a job site. The reasons? A shortage of truck drivers plus newly implemented driver-regulations that limit time on the road. Unfortunately, this situation does not appear that it will improve any time soon. According… Read more »

TECK Armoured Cable Fittings Require Proper Specification To Ensure Success In The Field

Section 12-3022 of the Canadian Electrical Code addresses the industry standards for proper entrance of conductors and cables into boxes, cabinets, and fittings.  Installations have been encountered wherein box connectors were not used to secure individual cables to provide strain relief, and such improper termination commonly leads to failure.  Good industry practice suggests that each… Read more »