STOCKTON, CA, Sept. 15, 2008 –- Inertia Engineering and Machine Works, Inc. (www.inertiaworks.com) a manufacturer of overhead, medium-voltage switchgear, automation products and specialized equipment for the electric utility industry, has announced the creation of a new joint-venture company named INERTIA-REPL (www.inertia-repl.com).
INERTIA-REPL is a joint venture between Inertia Engineering and Machine Works, Inc. and REPL International Ltd (www.repl.com), an ISO 9001 certified U.K. manufacturer of power cable accessories serving the electrical utility, construction and industrial markets worldwide. The INERTIA-REPL product line of cable accessories will cover the entire industry's range of applications from low-voltage (tubes, end caps, repair sleeves, and breakout boots) through medium voltage cable terminations, cable apparatus insulation and connection kits, and laminated and extruded dielectric cable joints up to 35kV.
“REPL brings more than 25 years of proven engineering and expertise in cable accessories to the power industry," stated Dean Sanders, president of Inertia Engineering and Machine Works. "This joint-venture enables Inertia Engineering to leverage REPL's best of class product along with our application expertise and reputation for superior customer support to meet the growing needs of a cost conscious power and utility industry.”
Homi Patel, president REPL International Ltd. added, “Inertia Engineering has an outstanding reputation for superior customer service and engineering support. Their commitment to serve the industry with only “best of class” product is a perfect fit for the REPL Group. Together we are confident that INERTIA-REPL can meet the needs of North America's expanding marketplace.”
REPL International Ltd., the parent company of the REPL Group, is based in the U.K. at Swindon. The group employs more than 300 employees in its subsidiaries and associated companies in more than seven countries worldwide. REPL is an ISO 9002 accredited organization with a product range that is tested to rigorous and internationally recognized standards. REPL's products are independently tested by the world-renowned laboratories such as KEMA (Netherlands).
For more information contact Kenneth Munson at Inertia Engineering and Machine Works, Inc. at 800-791-9997.
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