Southwire Wins 2018 NECA Showstopper Award

Oct 12, 2018

We are pleased to announce that the new Romex® brand SIMpull® NM-B-PCS Duo™ Cable was among the winners of the 2018 NECA Product Showstopper Award. Presented annually by the Electrical Contractor magazine, this award highlights innovative products and services that will help make contractors' lives easier. Entered products for consideration are judged by a panel of experts and electrical contractors with years of experience who can recognize solutions that will make a difference. From their article about the 2018 Showstopper AwardsElectrical Contractor states that 22 winners were selected for this year's award.

Ideal for use with 0-10V LED or fluorescent dimming controls and SMART homes, Romex® Brand SIMpull® NM-B-PCS Duo™ Cable is an innovative solution that combines power conductors along with control/signal cables all under one jacket. Coupled with the SIMpull® cable jacket, this winning combination saves time and reduces installation costs – when compared to traditional installations of two cables – all while helping to make pulls safer and more efficient. This great new product is ideal for use with LED or fluorescent dimming controls and SMART homes.

"At Southwire, we take great pride in bringing new products to market that ultimately make a contractor’s day less complicated, less labor intensive and most importantly, safer," said Aaron Asher, Southwire's Senior Director of Building Wire Products. "Winning the 2018 NECA Showstopper Award for the Romex® brand SIMpull® NM-B-PCS Duo™ Cable helps us validate that we are continually making strides toward achieving our most important goal, to make contractors' lives easier."

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