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  • Robroy Industries Donates to NAED Education & Research Foundation Robroy Industries believes in giving back to the electrical products industry and supporting organizations focused on education. To support both missions, Robroy Industries hosted their annual NAED Dessert Reception, and has once again donated a support contribution to the NAED Education & Research Foundation. The donation was made on behalf of all guests who attended the Dessert Reception.
    The NAED Education & Research Foundation was established in 1969 to further the professional growth and career development … Read more…
  • Corrosion College to Premiere a Spanish Class in July, 2014 On July 24-26, 2014, Corrosion College will hold it’s first-ever class conducted entirely in Spanish.
    Corrosion College provides hands-on experience for gaining a thorough understanding of the process and prevention of corrosion. Through two days of intensive instruction conducted by professionals in the field of corrosion protection, participants will explore and learn the most effective methods for combating industrial corrosion in a variety of applications. The course is based on a comprehensive curriculum that includes case … Read more…
  • Corrosion College to receive “Excellence In Training Award” at 2014 NAED national meeting The National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) will honor industry leaders and companies who have made significant contributions to the electrical industry with NAED Annual Achievement Awards. The awards, recognizing individuals and companies that exemplify the industry’s highest standards, will be given during a closing ceremony at the 2014 NAED National Meeting in San Francisco, Monday, April 28, 6:30-10:30 p.m. at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis.
    Corrosion College, sponsored by Robroy Industries, will receive an Excellence … Read more…
  • Plasti-Bond Earns Top Scores on Availability, Quality & Service in 2014 Survey Plasti-Bond PVC-Coated Conduit Earns Top Scores on Availability, Quality & Service in 2014 Survey

    New Acadia channel survey reveals high degree of satisfaction for Plasti-Bond quality, availability, tech support, cost and value. Results now summarized in easy-to-share InfoGraphic.
    For the fourth consecutive year, Acadia Lead Management Services, an independent market research firm, has conducted a channel-wide survey measuring the level of satisfaction expressed by electrical sales reps, contractors, distributors, OEM’s and end-users for products and services of … Read more…

  • New! Plasti-Bond Buyer’s Guide / Product Catalog
    Plasti-Bond PVC-coated rigid metal conduit announces the availability of the new Plasti-Bond Product Catalog & Buyer’s Guide to assist owners, specifiers, and contractors in correctly selecting conduit for corrosive environments. The Plasti-Bond Product Catalog & Buyer’s Guide provides important details about Plasti-Bond’s ETL PVC-001-Verification—- proof of 10 or more times the corrosion protection when compared to other brands. A downloadable PDF version of Plasti-Bond’s Product Catalog & Buyer’s Guide is now available on our website.
    The … Read more…
  • New Animated Video: “The Simple Truth About PVC-Coated Conduit” Now Online at: http://youtu.be/6vBlc8rv8zA
    Plasti-Bond, ETL-Verified PVC-001 Conduit, announces the online availability of a new animated video: “The Simple Truth About PVC-Coated Conduit”.
    In just 42 seconds it will be CLEAR what is the KEY to success or failure of PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit.
    Learn the “simple truth” for yourself at:
    http://youtu.be/6vBlc8rv8zA
    For more information about Plasti-Bond:
    www.plastibond.com
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  • Plasti-Bond Appoints A.A. MacPherson Co., Sales Representative for New England Territories.  

    Plasti-Bond, manufacturer of ETL-Verified PVC-001 Conduit and PVC-coated fittings, announces that A.A. MacPherson Co. will represent the PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit product line in Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut.
    Steve Voelzke, president of Plasti-Bond states: “A.A. MacPherson Co has a long history of serving the electrical products industry in the New England states. Through this partnership, New England distributors, contractors and end users will continue to have ready-access to Plasti-Bond’s ETL-Verified PVC-001 … Read more…

  • Corrosion College Announces “200th Class Yearlong Celebration” Gilmer, TX – December 30, 2013
    Since 2006, more than 2,400 electrical distributors, sales representatives, contractors, end users and specifying engineers have experienced the value-added benefits associated with attending Corrosion College. In honor of the 200th class being held on January 23-24, 2014, Corrosion College announces a yearlong celebration.

    During 2014, anyone who refers and sends an engineer, specifier, end user, owner, inspector, or contractor through completion of a Corrosion College course — as well as the … Read more…

  • Stephanie Ellis Named to tED 30 Under 35 Gilmer,TX – June 4, 2013
    The Electrical Distributor (tED), the official publication of the National Association of Electrical Distributors, has named Stephanie Ellis, Director of Corrosion College, to its 2013 “30 Under 35” list of rising stars from across the industry. Representing today’s top emerging leaders, this tED list recognizes 30 talented young professionals who have the initiative, drive, integrity and creativity to move the industry forward in the decades to come.
    Corrosion College — a hands-on … Read more…
  • Bill Elliott Wins Raffle for Rare Autographed Bill Russell Jersey Gilmer, TX – 07/06/13
    Bill Russell – who as a basketball player for the Boston Celtics won 11 championship rings (more than any other professional in the history of the game) — is an American icon representing winning and success. Mr. Russell was a special guest at the recent Robroy Industries Annual NAED Dessert Reception held in Boston during NAED’s annual national conference. Early in his career Mr. Russell made a personal decision not to sign … Read more…