Recovery Operations Shift Into High Gear Following Hurricane Katrina Disaster

In the first few days after Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, electrical distributors, manufacturers and independent manufacturers’ reps are still assessing damage to facilities and searching for lost employees.

Because some regions are difficult to reach because of flooding, communication and security concerns, those have been tough tasks.

Earlier this week, Summit Electric Supply, Albuquerque, located the last of its two unaccounted-for New Orleans employees. The company

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