Kohler Power Systems Signs California and Nevada Distribution Agreement with Bay City Electric Works
Kohler Power Systems, Kohler, Wis. and Bay City Electric Works, Poway, Calif., have signed a new distribution agreement, making Bay City Electric Works the distributor and service provider for Kohler Power Systems throughout the states of California and Nevada, excluding Clark County. The two companies have a longstanding relationship, with Bay City previously representing Kohler in southern California. The partnership has now been expanded to ensure easy and seamless access to a full range of power solutions – including generator systems from 2 kW to 3.2 MW, automatic transfer switches, paralleling switchgear, and more – to a wide variety of customers in both states.
Kohler Co. Board Elects Herb Kohler Executive Chairman, David Kohler President and Chief Executive Officer
At its annual meeting, the Kohler Co. Board of Directors elected Chairman and CEO Herbert V. Kohler, Jr. to the new role of Executive Chairman. Effective June 1, Mr. Kohler will continue to chair the Board, lead its Executive Committee, oversee shareholder communications, manage corporate mergers and acquisitions and the Hospitality & Real Estate Group.
David Kohler, President and Chief Operating Officer since 2009, was elected President and Chief
Executive Officer. His duties will expand to include responsibility for the company’s corporate staff and three of its business Groups.
Kohler Co. has a comprehensive succession plan for all middle and upper management positions. This
change is part of an orderly transition to ensure the company is able to adhere to its mission of creating a higher level of gracious living and guiding principles of living on the leading edge of design and technology while maintaining a single level of quality. Mr. Kohler said, “I am confident that after 24 years with the Company and seven years as President and COO, David is prepared to take on the chief executive role and to grow Kohler Co.”
During the middle of a storm is not the time to realize that you are not prepared.
Bay City Electric Works can ensure the safety and comfort of your business or organization in the event of a disaster or other emergency. We carry a full range of Industrial Generators and Home Standby Generators. In addition to offering a backup power solution to your home or business, we maintain a comprehensive rental fleet and our rental team has the knowledge and experience to ensure we have the equipment and assets in place to respond to your needs.
Contact us today and learn how we can help you be prepared when the power goes out.
30-Cycle Rated Transfer Switches & Withstand Ratings
This Information Sheet discusses the criteria in the selection and consequences of 30-cycle rated transfer switches and withstand
ratings, for distribution equipment. Proper selective coordination minimizes the impact of faults.
Kohler is pleased to announce the release of the new Power Solutions Center (PSC). The PSC has been developed with your input and your request for an improved sizing and specification tool. We have also incorporated additional tools to make the job of sizing and specifying a power system easier.
The PSC is Kohler’s all-new, user-friendly spec and sizing program. An innovation so advanced, it will change the way power systems are specified.
The nation’s $876 billion power grid, which was built after World War II with designs dating back to Thomas Edison, features some 7,000 power plants connected by power lines totaling more than 5 million miles. The system’s 150 million customers are managed by 3,300 different utilities, according to the Edison Electric Institute.