Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. celebrates 30 years
WARRENDALE, Pennsylvania, September 10, 2015 - Mitsubishi
Electric Power Products, Inc. (Mitsubishi Electric) celebrates 30 years in
the Pittsburgh community today. The
company was founded in 1985 as a joint venture of Westinghouse and Mitsubishi Electric
Corporation of Japan. Since its
founding with a staff of eleven, to now employing more than 1,000 people nationwide,
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. has grown to become one of America’s
major suppliers of electrical products and services.
Mitsubishi Electric focuses on building relationships with customers
and delivering high quality products by blending the best of American and Japan
business practices. Headquartered in
Warrendale, Pennsylvania, the company supplies products and services that
support critical infrastructures, including the electric power grid, the rail
transportation system, drinking and waste water systems, data centers, and
communication systems. Mitsubishi Electric launched its first factory in 1990 to
manufacture high voltage circuit breakers.
During the ensuing 30 years, the company invested more than $300 million
in the United States to expand its manufacturing capabilities and product
“Over the past 30 years, Mitsubishi Electric Power Products has seen
tremendous growth and expansion. We
accomplished this growth with the support of our customers, with the investment
from our parent company, and with the dedication of our employees,” Brian
Heery, President and CEO of Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. states. “To
meet increasing demand for our products and services, we continue to expand
local design and manufacturing content and expect to expand our products globally.”
Each year, the company’s employees and the Mitsubishi Electric America
Foundation donate thousands of dollars along with volunteer hours to non-profit
organizations, including the Woodlands Foundation, the Early Learning
Institute, and Life’s Work.
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. marks its 30th anniversary with
a luncheon for employees and guests. The
event includes tours of the company’s headquarters, factories, and engineering
offices as well as brief remarks from its top executives and executives from Mitsubishi
Electric Corporation of Japan. The
company’s facilities in New York, Florida, and Tennessee will hold similar
celebrations later this month.
About Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.
Headquartered in Warrendale, Pennsylvania, Mitsubishi Electric Power
Products, Inc. is a U.S. subsidiary of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation. It serves
the North American power systems, rail transportation and water treatment
industries with electrical and electronic products, systems and services.
Products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit breakers, power
transformers, gas insulated substations, power electronics and electricity
transmission technologies, generator services, nuclear power plant control systems, ozone water treatment systems, uninterruptible power supplies and
rail transportation equipment. A complete line of products and services can be
found at www.MEPPI.com. In addition,
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products’ Diamond Vision Division markets large-scale
video displays for stadiums and arenas, including the Guinness World
Record-holding display at Cowboys Stadium. More information is available at www.Diamond-Vision.com.
Mitsubishi Electric US
group companies have approximately 3,600 employees in 50 locations
throughout North America. Other
business areas include projectors, semiconductor devices, factory
automation products, heating and cooling products, automotive electrical
components, and solar modules.