HPS Corporate Backgrounder
Posted: Jan 9,2009
Established in 1917, Hammond Power Solutions (HPS) is the leading manufacturer of dry-type electrical transformers in North America. With more than 90 years of engineering expertise, HPS offers high-quality standard and custom dry-type transformers and related engineered magnetic devices. The implementation of flexible manufacturing processes for its standard, special, or custom products enables HPS to quickly respond to customers’ needs. HPS’ ability to design these products for demanding applications that require specific size and power performance characteristics is unique in the industry.
HPS products are ideal for commercial, industrial, manufacturing or production process applications, regardless of the environmental conditions. HPS’ extensive engineering resources enables the company to provide technical support to a wide-range of industries, including oil and gas, mining, steel, waste and water treatment, utilities, and wind power generation. From standard offerings rated 50 VA to special products rated 36 MVA, HPS offers the broadest range of dry-type magnetic products in the industry. HPS has more than one million transformer designs in its engineering database, including autotransformers, buck-boost, control, drive isolation, encapsulated, energy-efficient, general purpose, medium voltage, low voltage lighting, reactors, motor starting and power transformers. In addition, HPS manufactures a wide range of energy efficient transformers suitable for LEED building applications that provide energy savings, increased performance and longer operating life expectancy.
HPS provides unmatched engineering and customer service, and can ship standard stocked products to 90% of its customers for delivery within 48 hours of receiving a purchase order. Headquartered in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, HPS supports its customers with seven manufacturing facilities across North America and nine regional distribution centers. HPS has implemented ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems on all processes to ensure customer satisfaction on all HPS products. HPS products are designed to meet ANSI, CSA, UL, IEC and NEMA standards.