Tag Archives: electric motor repair

Roberts Expands

Longtime Maryland motor shop opens second location Roberts Electric Motors, a Frederick, Md.-based business, has expanded, adding a second location in Boonsboro, Md, about 30 minutes up the road. The company will now have two centrally-located Maryland locations that can serve an area spanning from southern Pennsylvania to northeastern Virginia, as well as Washington, D.C. and Baltimore […]

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Lawsuit Follows Tragedy

Did NEC violations lead to a tragic teenage death?  An electric motor repair company is being sued for claims of negligence in a tragic North Carolina death. Rachel Rosoff died on Sept. 3 in a public pool where she worked, in the Heritage Point neighborhood of Raleigh, N.C. The 17-year-old lifeguard was electrocuted and drowned that Labor Day […]

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Talking Shop

Hammond Electric, where customization is the energy saver It’s always nice to see motor shops featured in their local communities. Recently, reporter Shannon Beamon visited Hammond Electric Motors in Albemarle, N.C., and wrote about their operations for the local Stanly News & Press. Hammond Electric is another great example of a thriving motor repair business. Its employees embody an approach as […]

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Electric Motors: Up and Running

Industry reports on electric motor market show promise The electric motors market is expanding—most notably in recent years to envelop the rapid growth of automobile applications. However, the state of this industry and the ascending outlook of its market includes much more than that. Two recent reports have been released on the electric motors market, […]

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Maintaining for 70 Years

Galvanizing shop stories: They never get old When we see a story about a family-owned electric motor repair shop, it merits a closer look and almost always deserves to be relayed to all our readers, just in case they haven’t heard about it yet. So many of our subscribers and readers are part of this framework […]

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A1: First in Line

Hold the sauce: Utah County’s only motor repair shop is well-seasoned In the Beehive state, there’s been a shortage of electric motor buzz. A recently opened electric motor repair shop is shaking up the nest by bringing its services to the city of Lehi. A1 Electric Motor Repair is run by an engaged couple, educates customers on […]

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When in Rome…

Georgia electric motor shop catches repeat burglar The following describe the actions of a man who is one of the three: a) A copper wiring enthusiast and avid mechanical experimenter b) A run-of-the-mill thief c) A complete nutbar In Rome, Georgia, a man has been jailed for multiple burglaries and $150,000 in damages to 11 electric […]

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K&N Electric Motors Defies the Odds

Spokane business has flourished from humble beginnings A Spokane motor repair company is generating a lot of local attention this month, garnering a big honor for its CEO and some impressive press in the Spokane Journal of Business.  Now this is a textbook success story. It almost reads like a fairy tale…a family business, perfected. According […]

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Echoes of an Era

Wichita shop closes after over 75 years In Wichita, Kansas, an electric motor and tool repair shop that was a local staple for more than 75 years is now closing. Richmond Electric, which was family owned and operated for a majority of its tenure since opening its doors in 1938, is now being sold and […]

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Moley Magnetics approved for expansion

In an update from our previous item from last month: Moley Magnetics was approved last week for a 15-year tax break it will use for an accompanying expansion to its Lockport, NY facility. The aforementioned manufacturer, supplier, and repair company of electric motors, among a full line of other products including magnets, shears, grapples, track […]

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