Powerbox and AMETEK Programmable Power sign distribution agreement for Nordic countries and Portugal
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies and for more than four decades a leading force in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, has announced it has signed a new, multi-year distribution agreement with AMETEK Programmable Power for the Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, and also Portugal in southern Europe.
In supporting customers’ product and system requirements for demanding applications, Powerbox (PRBX) has enjoyed a mutually fruitful business relationship for more than 15 years with AMETEK Programmable Power. The new distribution agreement signed between PRBX and AMETEK Programmable Power extends its capabilities to offer the most advanced power solutions for customers requiring differentiated power products and services. The large portfolio of AC and DC programmable power supplies, electronic loads, application specific power subsystems, and compliance test solutions will continue to complement PRBX power solutions, supporting customers with a range of products from something as simple as a low power, board mount power module to complex, multi kilowatt programmable power sources.
“We are excited not only to continue, but to expand our current partnership with AMETEK Programmable Power,” said Tatsuo Yamamoto, Powerbox (PRBX) CEO. “Over the past few years, the partnership has allowed PRBX to offer high quality, high performance bench programmable power solutions to our customers and we look forward to continuing the growth of this area together.”
Matt Mannell (AMETEK Programmable Power - Division VP/Business Unit Manager) echoed the enthusiasm for the renewal and extension of the partnership saying, “AMETEK is delighted to have signed this expanded agreement with Powerbox. By further combining the expertise of both companies we’re extremely confident that the extended partnership will continue to bring enhanced power supply solutions to our customers.”
Under the distribution agreement PRBX will offer Elgar branded AC/DC programmable power supplies and modular loads, Elgar Integration Systems (SAS and BSS, custom solution), Sorensen branded DC programmable power supplies, AC & DC electronic loads, California Instruments branded AC power sources, and Amrel eLoad.
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Founded in 1974, with headquarters in Sweden and operations in 15 countries across four continents, Powerbox serves customers all around the globe. The company focuses on four major markets - industrial, medical, transportation/railway and defense - for which it designs and markets premium quality power conversion systems for demanding applications. Powerbox’s mission is to use its expertise to increase customers’ competitiveness by meeting all of their power needs. Every aspect of the company’s business is focused on that goal, from the design of advanced components that go into products, through to high levels of customer service. Powerbox is recognized for technical innovations that reduce energy consumption and its ability to manage full product lifecycles while minimizing environmental impact. Powerbox is a Cosel Group Company.
Located in San Diego, CA, AMETEK Programmable Power designs, manufactures and markets precision, AC and DC programmable power supplies, electronic loads, application specific power subsystems, and compliance test solutions for customers requiring & valuing differentiated power products and services. Also in our San Diego manufacturing facility is the recently acquired VTI Instruments brand which delivers precision modular instrumentation and systems for electronic signal distribution, acquisition, and monitoring, used in the world's most demanding test applications. AMETEK Programmable Power boasts one of the industries' broadest portfolios of programmable power products under the well-known and respected Sorensen, Elgar, California Instruments and AMREL brands. AMETEK's programmable power supplies and power sources serve a wide range of stimulus (T&M) and process power needs in applications including semiconductor fabrication, commercial and defense ATE, oil exploration, solar array and battery string simulation, avionics, general R&D and EMC compliance testing.