January 2019
Introducing the NEW 38 kV BREAK-SAFE® Load Break and Pick-up Tool.

The BREAK-SAFE® has been a popular and proven tool for nearly 20 years. Crews can safely isolate work areas in between installed switches. It is lightweight and portable and rated at 300 Amps. more. . .
NEW Northeast Territory Manager
We are pleased to welcome John Villareale as our Northeast Territory Manager. John's career as a sales professional includes diverse industry experience across multiple lines.

John, his wife and children live outside Rochester, NY. He is looking forward to the challenge and has already begun making the rounds and trailer visits.
We have several NEW Load-Trainer II Transformer Simulator demo units traveling North America this quarter. Reach out to your Sales Representative for a demo at your company.

Our portable 3-phase trainer offers an immersive learning environment for all levels of line-workers and utility personnel. more. . .
Our BLUE STRIPE® Telescopic Hot Sticks keep getting better. The BLUE STRIPE® line has the largest selection, are made of quality materials built to last, easy to repair and competitively priced. more. .

Have you tried a BLUE STRIPE® lately?
South American Sales Manager
We are pleased to announce Arturo Martinez as our new South American Sales Manager.

Art has been with USI as an engineer since 2015. He has tremendous product knowledge and looks forward to the challenge of this new position. He and his family will remain based in Hickory, NC.
The 2019 Trade Show Schedule is filling up. See where the closest show is for you and make plans to visit our booth.

Highlights include ICUEE, International Rodeo, and FISE in Colombia, S.A. . more. . .
Demo Trailer Visits
Our 9 Demo Trailers are traveling the country giving safety and training demonstrations on our Load Break Tools, Fiberglass Hot Sticks and Overhead and Underground tools. Call your Sales Representative today to schedule a visit. more. . .