Enthusiastic Membership

IAEI has always played a strong leadership role in the electrical industry and continues to accomplish this goal by playing an active role in...

NEC-2011, Call for Proposals

The NEC-2008 has been complete for only a few short months, six since the adoption by NFPA, and four since the very first printing....

Medium Voltage Systems and Products

Based on the response to recent seminars, the topic of medium voltage equipment and installations is one of high interest. This article will provide...

Building Inspectors and Electric Power Lines

Was this done to encourage pole-ish jokes? Where was the building inspector? Where was the electrical inspector? I understand the contractor obtained a building...

Medium Voltage Inspection Basics

Medium voltage systems are defined by the IEEE as those operating at voltage levels greater than 1,000 volts and up to 72,000 volts. High...

Equipment Grounding for Safety

Electrical systems and equipment are grounded to achieve a greater level of safety from electrical hazards to persons and property. Article 250 of the...

Oregon House Harvest

Recently I was asked to help a fellow inspector with a project that UL had implemented to harvest some aged electrical components from a...

I have seen these power strips that pop up out of...

Question: Power strips in kitchen I have seen these power strips that pop up out of a counter in a kitchen, are these power strips...

How can these computer carts in hospital rooms be Listed when...

Question: Relocatable power taps I have seen computer carts in hospital rooms and exam areas that are provided with relocatable power taps. The Guide Information...

A Look at IAEI’s Successes

Work needed on the roof, work needed on the walls and floor where the roof leaked, AC units getting old and needing to be...