African Refinery Avoids Electrical Downtime with Quick U.S. Support

Africa relies heavily on the Middle East for oil supply. So when a refinery in Africa needed us to quickly replace their electrical switchgear, we were eager to help them avoid any disruption in their own fuel processing capabilities. BCS provided Westinghouse, WFS Switch, Fusible indoor 5kv 1200amp switches. The customer was in a hurry

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American Electric Power Substation Stays Online

American Electric Power (AEP) serves nearly 5.4 million customers in 11 states. The company needed to replace hard-to-find obsolete circuit breakers that protect substation distributing power. So going offline was not an option. But AEP didn’t have any down time on exchanging and adding new circuits to their system because BCS Switchgear had the older

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Eaton E-house Low voltage MCC

Eaton E-House, Low Voltage MCC 1600amp and CPX-9000 VFD’s video tour browse catalog 1 year warranty. Call 888-599-0486 or chat below with a representative. Eaton E-House, Low Voltage MCC 1600amp and CPX-9000 VFD’s   When it’s time to upgrade or replace aging equipment, BCS Switchgear Modernization Solutions sustain your existing gear by upgrading components matching

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General Electric AKD-8 Indoor 480 volt switchgear

GE AKD-8 Breaker Replacement

General Electric AKD-8 Indoor 480 volt switchgear   When blow-ups and fire destroy electrical equipment, complete replacement is the only option. Here GE Switchgear from a paper mill customer was destroyed by an electrical fire. BCS restores equipment “like it never event happened”. Retrofitting and Reconditioning switchgear extends the life expectancy of current assets up

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GE AKRU-7D-30S Breaker Replacement

GE AKRU-7D-30S Low Voltage Circuit Breaker Replacement   GE AKRU-7D-30S Low Voltage Circuit Breaker: We also stock 1,000’s of parts, so we can have your power equipment repaired and tested unit back to you quickly. Our replacement part inventory includes parts for obsolete gear as well as modern equipment. When it’s time to upgrade or

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GE Power Break I Circuit Breaker Considerations

GE Power Break I by Jim Hardy We’ve provided this GE Power Break I resource with hard-to-find technical information. The problem is that since this is an obsolete product, there is limited information available about GE Power Break I breakers.  End users like options. PB 1 breakers were obsoleted about 20 years ago! Parts are hard

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GE Powerbreak I – Pros and Cons

GE Power Break I 4 things to consider when selecting PB1 Breakers by Jim Hardy We recently sold a reconditioned General Electric Power Break I (PB1) circuit breaker. During the sales process, our customer asked us to quote a new breaker, as well. As it turned out, GE discontinued manufacturing the PB1 in 2008 (GE

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