Eaton Expands Contactor and Bypass Isolation Contactor Automatic Transfer Switch Product Family To Support Critical Power Applications
Date: April 30, 2013
PITTSBURGH … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton today announced the extension of its automatic transfer switch product line. The new contactor-based automatic transfer switch (ATS) provides robust monitoring, reporting, and transfer control operations to include in-phase monitor.
“Engineered to meet the emergency power needs of commercial, industrial and mission critical applications, the new automatic transfer switches support uptime and reliability,” said Pamela Combs, product line manager at Eaton. “Eaton automatic transfer switches include contactor and breaker-based options, as well as bypass isolation transfer switches.”
The new 1600-ampere bypass isolation contactor is equipped with dual ATS technology. The bypass isolation contact switch supports concurrent maintainability through automatic control in the bypass mode for mission critical applications.
Automatic transfer switches are critical components to any emergency or standby power systems. Eaton transfer switches are reliable, rugged, and versatile assemblies for transferring essential loads and electrical distribution systems from one power source to another and qualify for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) credits.
To learn more about Eaton’s comprehensive automatic transfer switch options, visit www.eaton.com/ATS.
Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.
Eaton is a diversified power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. A global technology leader, Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in November 2012. The 2012 revenue of the combined companies was $21.8 billion on a pro forma basis. Eaton has approximately 103,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.