ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--On September 20, 2013, Basler Electric Company and MPR Associates (www.mpr.com) signed a new Teaming Agreement to provide excitation systems and components to the commercial nuclear industry. The new agreement strengthens and extends their 1999 exclusive agreement which provided engineered solutions for critical plant equipment such as standby diesel generators.
“This new agreement with MPR, enables us to continue to provide the nuclear industry with engineered solutions and manufacturing capability for critical plant equipment such as standby diesel generators”
"This new agreement with MPR, enables us to continue to provide the nuclear industry with engineered solutions and manufacturing capability for critical plant equipment such as standby diesel generators," Gary Dolbeare, Basler Electric President, stated.
For nearly fifteen years, Basler Electric and MPR have worked together, under an exclusive agreement, extending the life of existing excitation systems and components and replacing obsolete systems. The new agreement will extend the reach and impact of the team in the United States, Canada, and South Korea.
"Industry operating experience shows us the critical role standby power systems play for nuclear plant safety. Under this agreement, the Basler and MPR team is enabling plants with OEM and non-OEM equipment to maintain high levels of reliability and dependability into the future," said Robert Carritte, Vice President, MPR Power Systems and Analysis.
About MPR Associates
MPR Associates is an employee-owned specialty engineering and management services firm founded in 1964 and headquartered in Alexandria, VA. MPR provides solutions to clients in the energy, federal government, and health & life sciences industries. The company benefits its clients by delivering innovative, safe, reliable and cost-effective technical solutions across the entire project or product life-cycle.
About Basler Electric
Basler Electric Company is a privately held corporation headquartered in Highland, Illinois. Founded in 1942, Basler Electric is a global supplier of excitation systems, power transformers, and protective relays. Over the past 70+ years, Basler’s innovation, technological advancements and expertise have successfully led the product line through the development of single function microprocessor-based relays into today’s Digital Multifunction Protection Systems.
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