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8550 Mosley Road

Houston, TX 77075

United States

Phone: 713-944-6900

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Powell Industries, Inc. develops, designs, manufactures, and services custom-engineered equipment and systems for the distribution, control and monitoring of electrical energy designed to distribute, control and monitor the flow of electrical energy; and provide protection to motors, transformers and other electrically powered equipment. The company’s principal products include integrated power control room substations, custom-engineered modules, electrical houses, traditional and arc-resistant distribution switchgear and control gear, medium-voltage circuit breakers, monitoring and control communications systems, motor control centers and bus duct systems. These products are designed for application voltages ranging from 480 volts to 38,000 volts and are used in oil and gas refining, offshore oil and gas production, petrochemical, pipeline, terminal, mining and metals, light rail traction power, electric utility, pulp and paper, and other heavy industrial markets. The company’s product scope includes designs tested to meet both the U.S. standards (ANSI) and international standards (IEC). The company assists customers by providing value-added services, such as spare parts, field service inspection, installation, commissioning, modification and repair, retrofit and retrofill components for existing systems and replacement circuit breakers for switchgear that is obsolete or that is no longer produced by the original manufacturer. Customers and Markets The company’s principal customers are users of large amounts of electrical energy that typically require a complex combination of electrical components and systems. These customers and their industries include oil and gas refining, offshore oil and gas production, petrochemical, pipeline, terminal, mining and metals, light rail traction power, electric utility, pulp and paper, and other industrial markets. Products and services are principally sold directly to the end user or to an engineering, procurement and construction firm on behalf of the end user. The company markets and sells its products and services to various customers, governmental agencies, markets, and geographic regions. Dispositions In 2014, the company sold its wholly owned subsidiary, Transdyn Inc., which was reported in its Process Controls business segment. Competition The company’s principal competitors include ABB, Eaton, General Electric Company, Schneider, and Siemens. History Powell Industries, Inc. was founded in 1947. The company was incorporated in the state of Delaware in 2004.

 

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