May 9, 2023 by Cody Whisenhunt, President, BCS Switchgear

Square D Switchgear Production Facility in Texas

Why do we build Switchgear? And what is Switchgear?

The switchgear we build is designed to protect our customers gear from overheating and electrical loads in general.

Switchgear Definition
What is switchgear? Switchgear is full of switching devices that control and protect your power system.

When an electrical surge occurs, circuit breakers interrupt power and protect electrical equipment. Switchgear also de-energizes gear for safely testing and performing maintenance.

Components found in Switchgear

• Trip Uniits
• Lightning Arresters
• Isolators
• Relays
• Circuit Breakers
• Switches
• Fuses
and more …
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