Category: Industry News


The Steel Tube Institute reveals EMT beats MC cable in 10-year cost comparison

The steel experts identified that electrical metallic tubing (EMT) offers more than $33K in savings in a building life cycle scenario April 21, 2020 — Glenview, IL — The Steel Tube Institute Conduit Committee, a committee comprised of the leading producers of steel conduit in the United States and Canada, today revealed a 10-year cost[…]

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Steel Tube Institute Conduit Committee adds industry expert Paul Dobrowsky to consultant team

The Steel Conduit Committee’s experts make conduit technical data, resources and application knowledge more accessible to construction, engineering and electrical audiences January 30, 2020 – Glenview, IL – The Steel Tube Institute Conduit Committee today announced it is growing its team of experts by welcoming electrical industry expert Paul Dobrowsky as a technical consultant in[…]

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Press Release: Steel Conduit Use to Remain Strong in 2018

GLENVIEW, Ill. (January 31, 2018) — The Steel Tube Institute is preparing for another year of high demand for steel conduit. To this end, the Institute has added a director for steel conduit, Dale Crawford, because of his vast experience in the electrical distribution industry. Crawford is responsible for activities, strategies and programs involving North[…]

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2017 NEC Changes

Many factors go into determining the type of wiring method for your project — factors such as ease of use, cost and flexibility — but perhaps the most important consideration is which methods are allowed by the electrical code. The National Electrical Code® (NEC®), or NFPA 70, is a regionally adoptable standard for the installation[…]

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July Article Roundup

  The STI Conduit Committee is dedicated to staying up to date on industry topics and trends so we can keep you informed. Below are a few recent articles from top industry publications that we’d like to share. Conduit bending tools today don’t look much different than the early models, but manufacturers have added significant[…]

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