The 2018 Q4 issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived!

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Read All About It: The New Issue of Breaker Buzz Has Arrived! Group CBS is wrapping up 2018, which will be our most successful year yet. We’ve got lots of reasons to be thankful: burgeoning operations in the Midwest from Circuit Breaker Sales and Advanced Electrical & Motor Controls, Inc.; creative product delivery from CBS […]

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Circuit Breaker Sales Opens Detroit Apparatus Service Center

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Gainesville, TX, September 26, 2018 — Circuit Breaker Sales Co., Inc. (CBS), a specialist in the sales and service of low- and medium-voltage circuit breakers and other power distribution equipment, announces the opening of its newest Midwest service center in Detroit. The facility, known as the CBS Detroit Apparatus Service Center, specializes in the repair, […]

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The 2018 Q3 issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived!

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Read All About It: The New Issue of Breaker Buzz Has Arrived! Group CBS is on track for its best year yet, and this issue of Breaker Buzz shows exactly why. We’re going big in the Midwest with new service centers, acquisitions, and expansions. Plus, the following stories demonstrate other successes throughout the Group: CBS […]

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CBS ArcSafe® Acquires MarTek Limited

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The acquisition includes the addition of the Chicken Switch® product family to CBS ArcSafe’s lineup of remote racking and switching solutions. Denton, TX, August 2, 2018 – CBS ArcSafe®, a leading manufacturer of remote racking and switching solutions for low- and medium-voltage switchgear, has acquired select assets of MarTek Limited. MarTek manufactures the Chicken Switch®, […]

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The 2018 Q2 issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived!

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The new issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived! In the first four months of 2018, Group CBS has outperformed the competition on many levels. This issue of Buzz shows how we’ve done just that, from our award-winning outing at PowerTest to introducing a revolutionary reconditioning process for vacuum interrupters at our new manufacturing facility. In […]

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Circuit Breaker Sales Acquires Berthold Electric Power Services

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As part of its ongoing expansion to better serve its customers, Circuit Breaker Sales has acquired Berthold Electric Power Services from Gus Berthold Electric Co. Gainesville, TX, Jan. 9, 2018 – As part of its ongoing expansion to better serve its customers, Circuit Breaker Sales Co., Inc. (CBS) has acquired Berthold Electric Power Services from […]

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The 2017 Q4 issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived!

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The new issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived! Group CBS puts another successful year on the books with record sales and growth, innovative products, and fulfilling customers’ requirements for electrical apparatus sales, service, testing, and engineering worldwide. One of the standout moments for Group CBS this year was its response to Hurricane Harvey in late […]

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The Q3 issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived!

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The new issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived! As the devastation from Hurricane Harvey intensifies, Group CBS is keeping a close eye on our neighbors in Texas and Louisiana. It’s difficult to watch so many people lose their homes and loved ones, but through the tragedy, we’re also witnessing acts of heroism that make us […]

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Group CBS Finds Success at PowerTest

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At the 2017 PowerTest conference hosted by NETA in February, Group CBS, Inc., showed why its affiliates are leaders in the field of electrical testing and safety. Finley Ledbetter provided hands-on demonstrations at the Group CBS new product booth, including the MAC-TS5+, the latest generation test set which combines the leak-rate test and HiPot test. […]

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Smooth Operators: Spotlighting Longtime Group CBS Employees

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By Tim Brewer, President, Circuit Breaker Sales Co., Inc Kevin Brewer worked 21 years for an ARMCO steel plant that manufactured oil field equipment. In 1981, the oil field business went away, and Brewer and many others were laid off. Less than a year later, Brewer was talking to a friend who owned a machine […]

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