EC&M Product of the Year Category Winner

ILSCO has been named a 2017 Product of the Year Category Winner – Connectors & Terminating Devices for StreetWise Watertight Streetlight Connectors. EC&M magazine received 155 entries, which were evaluated by a panel of judges, representing electrical professionals from the engineering, contracting, and plant facilities and maintenance industries. After thorough deliberation, the judges narrowed down… Read more

Surgency Product Line Enhancement

ILSCO’s Surgency Family of Surge Protective Devices has been updated to include a corrosion-resistant and zinc-plated solid alloy steel, liquid-tight hub with tapered female threads.  The new hub allows for even more versatility in the application of the Surgency models and a faster, easier installation.  Further, it permits minimal connection lead length to be achieved… Read more

Mechanical Grounding Connector Introduction

ILSCO presents a new series of mechanical ground clamp connector solutions for industrial, commercial, and institutional applications. Manufactured from copper alloy, UL Listed and CSA Certified, the connectors are range-taking and suitable for direct burial.  The offering provides our customers with a broader selection to address multiple needs in the field.

Introducing Copper Bus Bar from ILSCO

ILSCO continues to broaden our grounding offering and is pleased to introduce copper bus bar as well as bus bar kits that include hardware, insulators as well as brackets. The bus bar is available in industry standard configurations with multiple connection points which accommodate NEMA and conventional lug mountings and is suitable for use in… Read more

TaskMaster Tool Pivot Punch Head Enhancement

ILSCO is pleased to introduce an enhancement to our TaskMaster® 3-in-1 battery powered tool system. Our new 360° punch head rotates on two axes and affords the installer the ability to use the tool in a broader range of applications, including confined spaces.  It has the ability to punch ½” – 4” holes in mild… Read more

Member of Congress Visits ILSCO, a NEMA Member Facility

In an effort to encourage communications between Congress and NEMA manufacturers, NEMA staff contacted senators and representatives to facilitate visits to member company locations during the summer recess and into the fall.  (excerpt from electroindustry, September 2016)              

NEW Touch Safe Power Distribution Blocks

ILSCO continues to build on its reputation as an industry innovator and we are pleased to introduce the next generation of touch safe power distribution blocks! The step shape design of the copper alloy block affords the user the ability to install in confined spaces.  The transparent cover provides IP20 touch safe protection as well… Read more

StreetWise Streetlight Connectors

ILSCO introduces an innovative line of UL 486D Listed StreetWise streetlight connectors which offer a unique selling proposition given their design characteristics: Safe Designed to disconnect or breakaway upon impact at a light pole Pre-insulated  and sealed to mitigate the possibility of contact with live wires Does not require additional boot to achieve a watertight… Read more

One Source Associates Appointed as Manufacturers Representative

ILSCO is pleased to announce the appointment of One Source Associates, Inc. as the representative agency for the ILSCO brand of electrical connectors in Maryland, The District of Columbia, Northern Virginia, and the Delaware counties of Sussex and Essex. Incorporated in 1939, One Source is headquartered in Columbia, MD and is a member of NEMRA.… Read more

ILSCO Introduces Surgency -> Your One-Stop Shop for Surge Protective Devices

A significant positive outcome of our recent acquisition of Surge Suppression, Inc.  is a NEW product series for ILSCO.  Surgency™ surge protective devices (SPD) for commercial, industrial, and residential applications positions ILSCO to provide more complete solutions to our customers’ electrical needs.  Although lightning is a commonly known threat to electrical equipment, over 80% of… Read more