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Milbank Touchscreen Commercial Pedestals: Smart and Simple Power Distribution & Control

  Power distribution controls and monitoring are just a press of a button or a click of the mouse away with Milbank’s new Touchscreen Commercial Pedestals. These pedestals are ideal for applications such as athletic field lighting, roadway lighting, water pump stations, electronic signage and much more. The touchscreen commercial pedestals offer two convenient ways […]

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Who’s Ready for a Summer Road Trip?

Thanks to winter’s long-overdue departure, Milbank’s brand-new sales trailer is ready to hit the road.  “It’s 3,000 pounds of pure Milbank goodness,” quips Ryan Spencer, marketing specialist, who worked all winter to design, equip and program the trailer. The trailer, which measures 12 ft. in length and 7 ft. tall, features a display of several […]

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Milbank announces Superbowl Sweepstakes winner

Earlier this year, Milbank ran a generator sweepstakes promotion in the Superbowl program as well as select NHL and NFL programs. We received more than 1,500 entrants!

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Milbank is a Proud Supporter of Greater Kansas City Day

Milbank is proud to be an official Honorary Co-Chair of this year’s event, which benefits the Rotary Youth Camp and other local children’s charities. It will be held on Friday, April 4 at the Royals’ Home Opener. More information on the event can be found here:  

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Mike Ross tweets about his visit to Milbank!

Arkansas Governor Candidate Mike Ross visits Milbank’s El Dorado plant

Yesterday, Milbank’s El Dorado plant received a little love from Arkansas Governor Candidate Mike Ross. Check out the social and media coverage below!

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Milbank Launches SynapSwitch™ Automatic Transfer Switch

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (February 4, 2014) –   Milbank launched its SynapSwitch™, a next‐generation intelligent automatic transfer switch (ATS) for use with home standby generators, today at the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) International Builders Show.

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Milbank completes acquisition of Vigilant product line from DynaGen

Kansas City, Mo. (January 2, 2014) – Milbank is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Vigilant Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS) product line from DynaGen Technologies, Inc. The acquisition includes all assets associated with the Vigilant line, ranging from 100 amp to 1250 amp transfer switches.

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The New American Home | 2014

Milbank products featured in NAHB’s International Builders’ Show | The New American Home

In February of 2014, Milbank will return to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show (IBS) – not just as an exhibitor, but as a featured supplier in the show’s The New American Home (TNAH) showcase.

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Are you prepared for storm season?

With the winter storm season right around the corner, it’s important to be prepared in the event of an electrical outage caused by downed power lines and heavy blizzards. Home standby and portable generators are an ideal solution to protecting your family and your home during outages.

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NEMA Encourages Socket Inspection During Smart Meter Upgrades

As utilities across the world continue to grow the Smart Grid infrastructure, existing electric meters are being swapped out with new “smart” meters with two-way communication capabilities. The benefits with these smart meters are numerous—they eliminate surprises that can occur with an “estimated billing” system, provide real-time energy usage information, and improve power outage detection […]

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