Lineman Tools Now Features Industrial Scissors

UTILCO is excited to announce an addition to our already extensive offering of battery powered, hydraulic, and manual Lineman Tools. Our UHT-CCU-S industrial scissors cut up to #6 AWG or 1/0 flex, copper or aluminum conductor.  The cushion grip handles were built with a feature that allows the user to crimp terminal sleeves from #22… Read more

UTILCO Director of Sales Voted in as Member Supplier Advisory Council for UPMG

Richard L. Shank, Director of Sales – UTILCO, was voted in as a member of the SAC (Supplier Advisory Council) for UPMG (Utility Purchasing Management Group) at the September 2018 Annual ISM Conference in Phoenix, AZ. ISM®‘s (Institute for Supply Management) Utility Purchasing Management Group is recognized as one of the premier educational events within… Read more

UTILCO Director of Sales Appointed as Vice Chair of SAC for NAAUD

Richard L Shank, Director of Sales – UTILCO, was appointed as Vice Chair of SAC (Supplier Advisory Council) for NAAUD (North American Associates of Utility Distributors) at the April 2018 Annual NAAUD Conference in San Antonio, TX.  This appointment is a two year term, followed by two year term as Chairman. The SAC helps with… Read more

Lineman Tools Product Line Enhancement

UTILCO is excited to announce a series of NEW battery-powered, remote operated as well as hand operated 6-ton, 4-point dieless indentor tools to our already extensive offering of Lineman Tools, cutters and crimpers. Dies are not required which provides the installer with outstanding crimping versatility on a wide range of conductor sizes. Our tools are… Read more

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)