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Milbank Works

Since our founding in 1927, millions of Milbank products have been installed in projects across the globe. The case studies presented here show Milbank indeed works!

  • Change Reaction: Ramping up for Unanticipated Demand

    Milbank saw a sudden and unanticipated explosion in national demand for prewired CT rated sockets due to an interruption in the utility supply. For over a decade the high-spec product had been primarily sourced elsewhere and Milbank had a truncated timeline to gear up production to serve utilities across the U.S.

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  • Unusual Prospects: Preemptive Problem Solving for Custom Design

    A utility in the Michigan area required a uniquely designed Meter-Main with a breaker in the utility section verses the traditional end user section. Such an unusual request required additional engineering and UL testing to ensure it could safely be used in the market.

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  • Equal Distribution: Redesigning for SKU Reduction and the End User

    A Tennessee area utility was having issues with its primary Transocket supplier. Delivery times weren't being met and, additionally, local contractors found the product difficult to work with and install. Contractors began to complain to their distributors.

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  • Design Evolution: Responsive Design and Engineering

    A Tennessee utility was having issues with their Transocket supplier. Delivery times weren't being met and, additionally, local contractors found the product difficult to work with and install. The manufacturer obviously wasn't designing the product with the contractors in mind.

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  • Powering Relief: Milbank PowerGen Generators Help Power the Joplin Recovery

    On May 22, 2011 at 5:30 p.m., a catastrophic F5 tornado cut a seven–mile long, three–quarter–mile wide path through the heart of Joplin, Mo., destroying a third of the city. Much of the city's infrastructure was completely destroyed. Gaining access to electricity was a critical first step on its road to recovery.

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  • Green Tech 101: Milbank PowerGen Wind Turbine Helps Realize New Renewable Energy Program

    In 2010, Hutchinson Community College (HCC) created a Renewable Energy Technology (RET) Certificate within their Manufacturing Engineering Technology degree program, preparing students for careers in the wind, solar and geothermal technology industries. HCC was looking for a partner to install both a functional turbine to support student learning and multiple wind generators in a lab setting in order to familiarize the students with the equipment in a controlled environment.

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  • Independence Days: Milbank Helps An American Farmer Claim His Energy Independence

    Over the last decade, as Andy's farm became more successful, he naturally expanded his operation. As he did, he was surprised to find that a larger operation was going to make profitability more difficult, not less. This was, in large part, due to his reliance on the grid, and increasing energy costs. In an effort to achieve energy independence, control costs and reduce his (now noticeably larger) environmental impact, he sought options for point source energy production.

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