What is Power-By-Wire?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on November 17, 2020

The other day I heard someone say the words, “power-by-wire” and my spidey-senses perked up and I felt an insatiable tingle of curiosity inside. Side note #1: No wonder my best friend, Deborah, recently gave me a t-shirt to wear in Zoom pandemic meetings that says, “WARNING: MAY SPONTANEOUSLY TALK ABOUT AIRPLANES”. I took it … Continue reading “What is Power-By-Wire?”

News Release: InterConnect Wiring Receives Gold Boeing Performance Excellence Award

Posted by Clare McGarrey on November 3, 2020

Fort Worth, TX, November 3, 2020 – InterConnect Wiring today announced that it has received the Boeing Gold Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. InterConnect Wiring maintained a Gold composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from October 2018 … Continue reading “News Release: InterConnect Wiring Receives Gold Boeing Performance Excellence Award”

Annual Blood Drive at InterConnect Wiring

Posted by Clare McGarrey on October 30, 2020

The Bloodmobile is making a stop at InterConnect Wiring headquarters on Thursday, November 12! This is a great opportunity for members of our community to donate their life force to those in need. With the COVID-19 pandemic wreaking havoc across the globe, blood and plasma donations are more important now than ever. Your donation will … Continue reading “Annual Blood Drive at InterConnect Wiring”

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. 5 Tips to Keep Your Aerospace Company Protected.

Posted by Clare McGarrey on October 20, 2020

Did you know that October is #NationalSecurityMonth? The National Cyber Security Alliance, or NCSA, continues to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across our nation. This year’s theme, Do Your Part #BeCyberSmart, encourages individuals and organizations to own their role in protecting their part of cyberspace. Personal accountability and taking proactive measures to enhance … Continue reading “October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. 5 Tips to Keep Your Aerospace Company Protected.”

Fall Series: Why Are Wiring Harnesses Sometimes Called “Looms”?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on October 6, 2020

It’s Fall y’all! Even though we’re still social distancing, the excitement of Halloween and Pumpkin Spice is looming in the air. Speaking of looming, why are wiring harnesses sometimes called “looms”? Let’s find out!  When the president of InterConnect Wiring, John Ashour, asked me to write this blog, I had no idea what the answer … Continue reading “Fall Series: Why Are Wiring Harnesses Sometimes Called “Looms”?”

Top 5 Ways to Find Incredible Interns

Posted by Clare McGarrey on September 22, 2020

InterConnect Wiring hit the jackpot this summer with a surprisingly large number of Falcon interns, especially during a global pandemic! We hired 18 interns for all types of work at our aircraft electrical wiring and cockpit panel manufacturing company. We had the privilege to help “bulk up” high school and college students’ resumes by hiring … Continue reading “Top 5 Ways to Find Incredible Interns”

Summer Blog Series: What Is Megohm or Megger Testing?

Posted by Marc Piloian on September 8, 2020

We hope you had a wonderful Labor Day weekend. Summer is almost gone and thank goodness! This 2020 heat has been brutal. To end our Summer Blog Series, let’s highlight one of our top blogs: What is Megohm or Megger Testing? What comes to mind when contemplating the strength of a wire? A lot of … Continue reading “Summer Blog Series: What Is Megohm or Megger Testing?”

InterConnect Wiring: A TMAC Lean Manufacturing Success Story

Posted by John Ashour on August 25, 2020

InterConnect Wiring is proud to announce that we were featured in TMAC’s Success Story newsletter. The Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center (TMAC) exists to enhance the competitive position of the state’s manufacturing sector. TMAC’s manufacturing professionals work with a wide range of aerospace companies and industrial firms, delivering training, providing technical assistance, and implementing best business … Continue reading “InterConnect Wiring: A TMAC Lean Manufacturing Success Story”

Summer Series: What Is the Difference Between a Circuit Breaker Panel and a Power Panel?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on August 11, 2020

The Texas heat is upon us and we’re continuing our Summer Blog Series! Let’s dive back into our top blog from 2016 to revisit the question: what is the difference between a circuit breaker panel and a power panel? Do you know where your circuit breaker box is located in your home? Did you know … Continue reading “Summer Series: What Is the Difference Between a Circuit Breaker Panel and a Power Panel?”

What Does Small Business Aerospace Manufacturing Look Like During a Pandemic? Find out as we interview Vice President and Co-Founder of InterConnect Wiring, Clare McGarrey!

Posted by Hannah on July 28, 2020

1. How is coronavirus affecting your small business? InterConnect has remained open all through the coronavirus pandemic. As an essential business, closing was not an option since we support our country’s Defense and Homeland Security. 2. What were the first things you did when COVID-19 really started to show itself? First off, do you know … Continue reading “What Does Small Business Aerospace Manufacturing Look Like During a Pandemic? Find out as we interview Vice President and Co-Founder of InterConnect Wiring, Clare McGarrey!”