Power Assemblies and Controllers

Circuit Protection

October 2019 - Eaton acquires Innovative Switchgear Solutions Inc. (ISG)

Published on: 04/10/2019

Power management company, Eaton has recently acquired Switchgear Solutions

Eaton Logo by GD Rectifiers

In July 2019, Eaton announced it had completed the acquisition of Innovative Switchgear Solutions Inc. (ISG), a speciality manufacturer of medium-voltage electrical equipment serving the North American utility, commercial and industrial markets.

The terms of the transaction were not disclosed, however Brian Brickhouse, President of the Americas region, Electrical Sector said,


“This acquisition complements our portfolio of medium-voltage switchgear solutions. ISG’s solid dielectric underground switchgear products provide a compact, low maintenance, highly configurable solution that helps us solve the critical challenges our customers face. We are excited to have ISG join the team.”


ISG is based in Dacono, Colorado and had 2018 sales of approximately $18 million.

Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion. They provide energy-efficient solutions that manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 100,000 employees and sells products to customers in over 175 countries.


GD Rectifiers is an official distributor for Eaton’s Bussmann series of high speed fuses, high voltage fuses, IEC and British Standard fuses, Industrial fuses, low voltage UL and CSA branch circuit fuses, medium voltage fuses and square body fuses.

For further information on Bussmann’s extensive range of fuses, or to discuss an enquiry, please call GD Rectifiers on: 01444 243 452 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).