The 2017 Q4 issue of Breaker Buzz has arrived!


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!


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


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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Extra! Extra! The May 2017 Breaker Buzz Is Here!


Group CBS is off to a lightning start in 2017, and the Q2 issue of Breaker Buzz shows you why: new locations, new products, custom solutions, and above all, the people who make it happen. In this issue, you’ll find: CBS expands into the Midwest, Florida for better service across North America CBS ArcSafe introduces […]

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Extra! Extra! The 2016 Q3 Breaker Buzz Is Here!


Click to download the Breaker Buzz! Check out the latest successes, news stories, announcements, awards, events, and milestones. In this issue of Group CBS’ Breaker Buzz, you’ll find: High-voltage testing lab opens at Vacuum Interrupters, Inc. Group CBS to launch Electrical Training Institute in Fall 2017 for next-gen techs AEAMC’s custom circuit breaker kit lowers […]

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Extra! Extra! The Latest Breaker Buzz Is Here!


In this special IEEE T&D preview issue, you can read about Group CBS’ biggest trade booth ever and the surprises that will be inside. Plus, check out the latest successes, announcements, events, and milestones. In the Q2 issue of Group CBS’ Breaker Buzz, you’ll find: In this special IEEE T&D preview issue, you can read […]

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A Devotion to Disruption


Investments in research and systems and a willingness to embrace the market’s changes show why Group CBS may be the most interesting business in the electrical industry. Oct 1, 2015 Doug Chandler | EWWEB Bill Schofield is taking a huge chance. He has made the decision to take a risk and the ball is rolling, […]

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Circuit Breaker Sales Announces CBS MaxiVac’s™ Tough Duty™ Roll-In Replacement Circuit Breakers


Circuit Breaker Sales, the flagship affiliate of Group CBS, announces the availability of CBS MaxiVac’s™ new Tough Duty™ line of roll-in replacement circuit breakers. The Tough Duty™ replacement circuit breakers replace a variety of Power/Vac® breakers without any modifications to existing cells or switchgear. CBS MaxiVac’s™ Tough Duty™ replacement circuit breakers are tested in accordance with ANSI/IEEE certification standards, […]

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