New Alberta Agent
We welcome Michael Chowen of TMC Sales Alberta as the newest member of the Total Protection Solutions agency team. Mike will grow the TPS brand of surge protection devices in the province of Alberta. His 20 years in the electrical industry will benefit our distribution partners as well as the end user, contractor and engineering communities.
Mike is based in Calgary. Call him for technical assistance, site calls and general product information.
Heary Brothers Lightning Protection
More than 2,000 lightning flashes occur every minute. Normally, this lightning discharges harmlessly in the atmosphere, but when it strikes the ground, it can cause considerable damage to property. Injuries are possible, even loss of life.
Heary Bros. Lightning Protection designs and manfactures world-leading products that divert lightning ground strikes and prevent damage to buildings, property and people.
International Innovative Systems is proud to partner with Heary Brothers as their Canadian distributor.
Expanded Representation in Toronto
We are pleased to announce the expansion of our Greater Toronto sales force. Patrick Heenan has joined our team and will be responsible for our increasing sales with our electrical distributor partners, OEM and industrial end users. Patrick brings over 30 years of electrical manufacturing and distribution experience and is a welcome addition to Team TPS.
New Atlantic Canada Agent
Total Protection Solutions Canada is proud to announce HiTek Marketing as our new sales agent in Atlantic Canada. Click here for their contact information and our list of Atlantic Canada dealers.
New Saskatchewan Representative for TPS Canada Products
T.P.S. Canada's agent for Manitoba and Saskatchewan has added Bob Fiesel to the team. Bob who is based in Regina, SK will be managing the Saskatchewan business for TMC Sales.
Bob has over 25 years in the electrical industry. Bob has spent the past 8 years as a Branch Manager with a multinational electrical distributor. Prior to this he had 4 years in sales with a major electrical manufacturer. Over the past 25 years, Bob has created and maintained strong relationships in the Distribution, Manufacturing, Contractor Networks, Specification Engineers and End Users. Click here to contact Bob.
Manitoba Trade Show Follow-up
T.P.S. Canada had a very successful Manitoba Electrical League trade show in Winnipeg. Our booth was very active with guests from Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. It generated a host of applications from a variety of industries including, Mining, Hutterite Colonies, Engineering and Industrial. We would like to thank all that attended and we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. For more information or application assistance please contact Jason, Mike or Bob of TMC Sales.
Thor Technical Sales merges with TMC Sales
TMC Sales is very pleased to announce that effective April 1st 2012 TMC Sales will be merging with Thor Technical Sales. The combined companies will operate as TMC Sales Inc.
TMC Sales is the agent for Total Protection Solutions in both Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Contact information can be found on our dealer page.
Thank You TPS Canada Marketing Manager, Tim Dakers
We'd like to share a letter we received from Warrant Officer Maarten Annion. Read about his important work in Afghanistan and how he found out that Tim is a great guy.
SPD's and Waste Water Treatment
Properly networking Total Protection Solutions™ surge protection devices (SPDs) solves many of the electrical problems experienced by Waste Water Treatment Facilities. The resulting Total Protection System will dramatically improve the total operating efficiency and reliability of the electrical system. ....read more
The Green & Sustainable TPS Story
Successful companies have placed a priority on Green and Sustainable goals. They have corporate mandates to apply environmental and system efficiency improvements in their facilities. The Total Protection System generates amazing financial rewards. These savings are the "low hanging fruit" in the world of power quality. ...read more (pdf)
Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS)
All TPS panel mount units are RoHS compliant. This is good for the enviroment since the units do not contain lead and certain other hazardous chemicals. Since July 1, 2006, European countries in the European Union must require that various types of Electrical and Electronic components sold there be RoHS Compliant. We expect that this standard will soon be adoped in the USA. Some companies are already asking for the RoHS compliance certification.
RoHS is often referred to as the lead-free directive, but it restricts the use of the following six substances:
*PBB and PBDE are flame retardants used in several plastics.