8 Reasons to Choose Infrared Windows

IRISS VPT Window

November 18, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

PowerHawke is an authorized distributor for IRISS Infrared Windows.  IRISS windows are the first of their kind and are an excellent, high quality product to increase the ease of maintenance and safety of your personnel.  Our favorite windows are the

A Direct Replacement of your Switchgear Sight Glass with IRISS Infrared Windows

S&C Custom Install Example

June 29, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

If you have S&C switchgear with a 14” X 6” sight glass or Schneider / SquareD HVL switchgear with sight glass, we can quickly retrofit either with a dual visibility widow from IRISS.  The patented IRISS viewing polymer technology allows

Happy New Year 2014!

New Year Resolutions PostIts

January 1, 2014 | Posted in PowerHawke News | By

Happy New Year from all of us at PowerHawke! Now is the time to get your resolutions in order, not just for your personal life, but for your professional one too.  We all want to lose a few pounds, drink

PowerHawke Adds IRISS Certified Installer to its Team

June 28, 2013 | Posted in PowerHawke News | By

PowerHawke is pleased to announce that it now has an IRISS Certified Installer on its staff.  PowerHawke technician Craig Szubka underwent the 16 hour training course last week.  The course teaches how to install IRISS infrared viewing windows and ultrasound

Infrared Windows

Infrared Window

March 21, 2013 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

Infrared Viewing Windows help with arc flash mitigation and ultimately serve as a risk management device. Infrared Windows incorporate a specialty lens which allows infrared wavelengths to be transmitted. The end result is the ability to capture infrared wavelength on

6 Strategies for Arc Flash Mitigation

February 15, 2013 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

An arc flash is a dangerous condition associated with the release of energy caused by an electric arc.    During an arc flash, uncontrolled current flows through the air when either a phase-to-ground or phase-to-phase short circuit occurs.  Arc flash incidents

Infrared Thermography

January 14, 2013 | Posted in PowerHawke News | By

Infrared thermography is widely accepted as one of the most comprehensive analysis tools available in the electrical industry… so what is it?    Download this entry as a white paper.   Infrared (IR) light is located on the electromagnetic spectrum