IEM Completes Acquisition of Rotary UPS Division of KS Techniques in Belgium

Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014

Fremont, CA, USA, March, 2014 – Industrial Electric Mfg. (IEM), the largest independent full-line manufacturer of electrical distribution equipment in North America, in cooperation with its related IEM Power Systems (IEMPS), recently completed the acquisition of operating assets and IP of the Rotary UPS division of the Belgian company, KS Techniques. IEMPS will operate an existing RUPS facility in Belgium using the experienced and highly qualified existing work force.

With this acquisition, IEMPS significantly enhances its position as a leading provider of reliable, cost effective, and efficient power solutions for the mission critical and related markets. The transaction will allow the IEM companies to expand further globally in key power-intensive segments and strengthen its overall product offering to new and existing customers.

“This acquisition will allow the IEM companies to expand our capabilities to meet customer needs completely as a single source supplier and significantly expands our global growth strategy,” said Ed Rossi, President and CEO of IEM and IEMPS. “The integration of UPS technologies and IEC certifications to our traditional product lines will enable us to go to market with the broadest offering in the industry and will create strong growth opportunities for the mission critical and related markets.”


About IEM

Headquartered in Fremont, CA, USA, IEM is the largest independent full-line manufacturer of electrical distribution equipment in the U.S. For over half a century, IEM has delivered customer-specific solutions to meet the ever changing power requirements of growth industries in North America. At IEM, tradition and technology still drive innovation. An experienced engineering staff and one of the most flexible design and manufacturing systems in the industry set IEM apart from standard product manufacturers.


About IEM Power Systems

Headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, USA, IEM Power Systems designs and builds electrical power systems for mission critical and similar applications where continuous and reliable power is a requirement. IEMPS now provides the most reliable and efficient continuous power solutions in the world. With facilities in the U.S. and Belgium, IEMPS is able to serve businesses worldwide with innovative solutions to meet their facilities’ needs.