NETA Welcomes New Accredited Company — Electro Test

NETA World Staff NETA News, Winter 2022 NETA News

Electro Test LLC was founded in 2018 when Brad Helminen decided there were enough opportunities and an open market for NETA testing in Oahu and the surrounding Hawaiian Islands. Younger brother Jared decided he would also try his hand at running a business, and he and his family followed Brad to the North Shore of Oahu to start the new …

NETA Activities Update

NETA World Staff Winter 2022 NETA News, NETA News

NAMO COMMITTEE — U.S. ARMY PRIME POWER SCHOOL GRADUATION August 25, 2022 Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri Dave Kreger, member of the NETA NAMO Committee, attended the Prime Power School graduation in August. While there, Dave handed out certificates to the graduates and facilitated discussions regarding the NETA NAMO Program. NETA BOARD AND MEMBER MEETINGS September 15–16, 2022 Louisville, Kentucky NETA’s …

NETA Welcomes ARM CAMCO as New NETA Accredited Company

NETA World Staff Fall 2022 NETA News, NETA News

ARM CAMCO, LLC (CAMCO), an industry leader in the repair, testing, and field servicing of electrical system components, is pleased to have achieved NETA certification.     NETA maintains a comprehensive accreditation process that certifies companies as well as individual technicians to assure consumers of the qualifications of the company as well as the credentials of the individual technician. NETA …

Outstanding Achievement Award: Ken Bassett, Potomac Testing

NETA World Staff NETA News, Summer 2022 NETA News

In NETA circles, Ken Bassett winning his third Outstanding Achievement Award is business as usual. The Washington Commanders fan with a sense of adventure was honored again for the third time at PowerTest 2022. A family-focused individual whose company includes many of his family members, his influence in NETA is far-reaching. “Ken is and has been one of the most …

Alliance Recognition Award Honoree Known for Expertise and Training

NETA World Staff NETA News, Summer 2022 NETA News

If the name Drew Welton sounds familiar, it’s most likely because his technical presentations, including those at PowerTest, are some of the most well-regarded and well-attended. That accolade combined with his renown for knowledge of substation maintenance testing made him the obvious choice for this year’s Alliance Recognition Award. The award honors an individual who has been a dedicated supporter …

PowerTest 2022 Generates Powerful Connections for the Future

NETA World Staff NETA News, Summer 2022 NETA News

Focused on generating powerful connections for the future, NETA’s PowerTest Conference returned on February 28–March 4, 2022, with more all-new content, attendee options, and networking opportunities than ever. The PowerTest Conference is the premier electrical maintenance and safety conference. It is the largest annual gathering of NETA Accredited Company representatives and industry professionals and is supported by companies committed to …

NETA Welcomes CFM Services as NETA Accredited Company

NETA World Staff NETA News, Summer 2022 NETA News

CFM Services, Inc. is an electrotechnical and engineering service firm formed by Christian Comtois, Stéphane Forgues, and Frédéric Morin to offer quality services at competitive prices. The young and dynamic company specializes in electrical services and electrical power. CFM offers maintenance services, testing, installation, repair and engineering in the areas of production, processing and distribution of low-, medium- and high-voltage …

In Memoriam — Charles K. Blizard Sr. — August 4, 1939 – September 29, 2021

NETA World Staff NETA News, Spring 2022 NETA News

On September 29, 2021, NETA and the electrical testing industry had to say goodbye to a giant, Charles K. Blizard Sr. — Charlie to his friends — who left a legacy of lives and careers he touched, an industry he helped mold, and the indelible mark he made on this association. In marking Charlie’s retirement in 2008, former NETA Director …

NETA Meets with Military Service Members

NETA World Staff NETA News, Spring 2022 NETA News

NETA representatives recently met with military service members to provide insight to service members on the benefits provided by being part of the NAMO program. Ken Bassett presented to members of the 249th Engineer Battalion, Charlie Company at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, in August 2021. Ron Widup and Earl Wilcox presented to soldiers in the 249th Battalion’s Bravo Company at Fort …

New Product Forum

NETA World Staff NETA News, Spring 2022 NETA News

CHK POWER QUALITY www.chkpowerquality.com.au Miro PQ45-1k Power Quality Logger and Analyzer Measures up to 1,000 V ACRMS. Ideal for the renewable energy sector, where output voltages are typically higher than 600 V, e.g., typical wind turbine generator output is 690 V The ideal instrument for all your power quality analysis, compliance checks, voltage investigations, and asset monitoring One-touch auto-generation of …