Electrical Distribution Supply Chain Update

Electrical Distribution Supply Chain Update

All Supply Chain Updates are authored by Kevin Reed SEPTEMBER 2022 SUPPLY CHAIN UPDATE Nearly all metals are down right now. Even with projected shortages in base metals going forward. Less than a week ago, at the Central Banking Conference, Jerome Powell (U.S. central bank chief) spoke about a painful period of slow economic growth. […]

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The War on Metals

The War on Metals

With strict new sanctions on Russia, some important facts that will affect our industry directly are outlined below. Combined, Russia and Ukraine lead the global production of metals such as nickel, copper, and iron. Neither country will be able to keep capacity if they are mired in war. With metals making up a large part […]

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Handling Wire in Extreme Cold Weather

SAFETY ALERT!! From our friends @mulcrone&Assoc: Extremely cold weather is sweeping from the Rockies, into North Texas, and across towards the East coast, covering about 2/3 of the US. With the low temperatures, extra caution must be exercised with the handling of 600-volt building wire products (primarily THHN). Remember that wire that ships over the […]

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