MELVILLE, N.Y., May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leviton today announced its Leviton Load Center was named winner of EC&M magazine's Product of the Year competition in the Power Distribution Equipment category. Eligible products were those introduced to the market between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018.
The Leviton Load Center revolutionized residential power distribution with a wide range of notable features including an all plug-on design, precision trip technology, GFCI protection that exceeds the UL943 standard, easy-to-read LED diagnostics within the circuit breakers, and a sleek white enclosure with optional observation window for indoor applications.
Recognizing excellence and innovation in new product development and design,110 entries were evaluated by a panel of judges representing electrical professionals from the engineering, electrical contracting, plant facilities and maintenance industries. A total of 35 products were named category winners.
The category winners will go on to compete for the 2019 Product of the Year Platinum, Gold and Silver awards, which will be determined through an online readers' poll with voting opening May 20 and closing on June 23. The winners will be announced in the August 2019 issue of EC&M. Click here to cast your vote.
"As a leader in safety and innovation, we are honored that the industry has recognized the exciting benefits the Leviton Load Center offers to builders, contractors and homeowners," said Justin Berghoff, director, business development and product management, Leviton Residential. "We look forward to the future and to further expanding our portfolio of products to provide even greater value to the customers we serve."
To learn more about the Leviton Load Center, visit www.Leviton.com/loadcenter.
About Leviton Residential
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