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Brooks wins “Best of the Best” award for new product catalog - Updated product catalog recognized as top “Literature/Selling Piece” by tED Magazine

Posted Monday, October 10, 2016

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (September 29, 2016) – Brooks Utility Products, a supplier of electric metering products for the utility industry for 143 years, has won the “Best of the Best” marketing award in the “Literature/Selling Tool category” from The Electrical Distributor, also known as tED magazine. Brooks was honored for their new catalog, which was reorganized and updated to better serve Brooks customers.

 

“Brooks redesigned, reorganized, and rewrote its...

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Brooks Announces Two New Senior Level Hires for its Headquarters Team

Posted Friday, September 18, 2015

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (September 9, 2015) – Brooks Utility Products, a supplier of electric metering products for the utility industry for more than 140 years, has hired two senior leaders, John Robbins and Kathy Vanston, to continue driving improved production efficiency and financial performance of its main manufacturing facility in Farmington Hills.

 Robbins will become the new director of operations while Vanston will come on board as plant controller of the Michigan plant where Brooks...

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Brooks Takes the Next Step in AMI Security with the Q-Ring

Posted Tuesday, September 8, 2015

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (September 2, 2015) – Brooks Utility Products, a supplier of electric metering products for the utility industry for more than 140 years, has launched a new advanced meter security product with the Q-Ring.

The Q-Ring was created in response to a Canadian utility preparing to deploy their AMI smart meters. Concerned that the new meters would face longer periods between inspections, since meter reading employees would no longer need to visit the meters, the utility sought new...

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Brooks Utility Products Teams Up with ConnectDER to Simplify Electric Metering for Solar Installations

Posted Wednesday, July 8, 2015

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (July 8, 2015) – Brooks Utility Products, a supplier of electric metering products for the utility industry for more than 140 years, is providing design and manufacturing expertise to innovative startup ConnectDER, (formerly Infinite Invention).

ConnectDER’s core product, the ConnectDER™ consists of a collar like device that installs between the meter and socket, providing rapid connectivity for solar and other distributed energy resources (DER). It optimizes the...

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Hot Off The Presses....Read All About It!

Posted Thursday, December 11, 2014

The latest edition of The Utility News is now available.  In its 12th year of publication the Brooks newsletter offers readers an insight into pressing industry issues, sneak peeks at new products, and the latest information on all things Brooks.  Click here 2014 Fall Utility News

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Events

DistribuTECH Conference and Expo

01/31/2017 to 02/03/2017

San Diego Convention Center

San Diego,  CA 

North Carolina South Carolina Revenue Protection Conference

02/20/2017 to 02/23/2017

Myrtle Beach Marriot Resort & Spa at Grand Dunes

Myrtle Beach,  SC 

TechAdvantage Conference & Expo

02/26/2017 to 03/01/2017

San Diego Convention Center

San Diego,  CA 

Rocky Mountain Meter School

03/13/2017 to 03/16/2017

Southeastern Meter School & Conference

03/20/2017 to 03/23/2017

The Hotel at Auburn University

Auburn,  AL 

EEI Transmission, Distribution & Metering Conference

04/02/2017 to 04/05/2017

Hyatt Regency Atlanta

Atlanta,  GA 

Heartland Metering & Technical Conference

04/04/2017 to 04/06/2017

DoubleTree by Hilton Wichita Airport

Wichita,  KS 

SEPA Utility Solar Conference

04/24/2017 to 11/15/2016

The Westin La Paloma

Tucson,  AZ 

Mid-South Electric Metering Association Meter School

05/01/2017 to 05/05/2017

The Park Vista Hotel

Gattlinburg,  TN 

American Gas Association Operations Conference & Expo

05/02/2017 to 05/05/2017

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

Orlando,  FL