UTILCO Adds Another PowerGrip Product to its Arsenal

Do you use T2 ACSR cable for distribution lines?  If you answered yes, then UTILCO has a solution for you, a PowerGrip connector for high current applications that is hot stick applicable.  Our TCS-4/0336 connector, with or without inhibitor, is the only connector we know of that was specifically designed to tap off of T2… Read more

UTILCO Unveils New Lineman Tools

UTILCO, a leader in bringing superior connectors to the industry for over fifty years, is excited to unveil a new series of Lineman Tools, in-line and pistol grip cutters and crimpers.  The battery-powered, hydraulic tools were developed with the users in mind; they are built to sustain rigorous use and harsh environments for those working… 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

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

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

ILSCO Launches Extensive Wire Management Offering

ILSCO’s extensive offering of wire management solutions includes ILSCON® terminals, Cool Seal® splices, crimp tools, wire markers, cable ties and mounts. Our ILSCON terminals are UL Certified and feature an extensive array of configurations, materials, and wire ranges. ILSCO delves into a new realm with the addition of wire markers that include the following types:… Read more