Overhead Contact System Press Releases by IMPulse NC
May 10, 2016(PDF - 213KB)
IMPulse NC LLC, a leading U.S. manufacturer of overhead contact system (catenary) hardware for the public transportation industry, announces a 5-Year Standard Parts Warranty.
January 22, 2015 (PDF - 124KB)
IMPulse NC LLC, a leading U.S. manufacturer of overhead contact system (catenary) hardware for the public transportation industry, has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with LiveWire Innovation, Inc. (South Jordan, Utah) to sell the LiveWire Cable Fault and Cable Theft Detection module for the North American Transit Market.
October 28, 2014 (PDF - 120KB)
IMPulse NC LLC, a leading U.S. manufacturer of overhead contact system (catenary) hardware for the public transportation industry, welcomed Secretary Anthony Foxx, U.S. Department of Transportation, and U.S. Congressman G. K. Butterfield for a tour of its factory.
September 3, 2013 (PDF - 163KB)
Congressman G.K. Butterfield visited IMPulse NC LLC on Tuesday September 3, 2013 and he advised with this statement that ”We have a new ally and will push for expansion of electric transportation systems especially the upgrade of High Speed Rail infrastructure under a Federal Proposal
August 29, 2013 (PDF - 204KB)
Charlotte, N.C. – IMPulse NC LLC receives Honorable Mention during the 2013 North Carolina Manufacturer of the Year awards ceremony held in Charlotte, NC on August 29, 2013. The awards were announced by McGladrey LLP, along with the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Fifth Third Bank.
May 28, 2013 (PDF - 473KB)
Mount Olive,N.C (May 28, 2013) - IMPulse NC LLC, a leading U.S manufacture of overhead contact system (catenary) hardware for public transit system, is moving back to where it all started in 1990.
May 8, 2013 (PDF - 225KB)
IMPulse NC LLC, a leading U.S. manufacturer of overhead contact system (catenary) hardware for public transit systems, has been selected by the White House as a Transportation Champion of Change. The honor recognizes IMPulse for its patent-pending automated Catenary Safety Monitoring System, which improves the reliability and safety of commuter and light rail transit systems while reducing maintenance costs
April 08, 2009 (PDF - 37KB)
IMPulse NC LLC announces that announces job increases and business opportunities as a result of the renewed interest and focus for investing in public transportation as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), the Transit Investments for Greenhouse Gas and Energy Reduction (TIGGER) program, the 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Act and the Obama-Biden comprehensive New Energy for America Plan.
April 06, 2009 (PDF - 26KB)
IMPulse NC LLC announces that the Envitech Energy Battery SubStation (BASS) is ready and available to meet the needs of the Transit Investments for Greenhouse Gas and Energy Reduction (TIGGER) program.
August 28, 2007 (PDF - 12KB)
Effective August 28, 2007, IMPulse NC LLC has sold its traction power substation (TPS) systems business to Reuel, Inc.
Please note that this transaction does not affect in any way IMPulse's other business operations consisting of the Overhead Electrification Group (OEG) product line, the battery substation (BASS), or the EMC Traction high speed DC circuit breaker line which are the key components and focus for IMPulse NC.
December 14, 2001 (PDF - 24KB)
IMPulse NC LLC the leading North American supplier of traction power systems, has begun a $1.25 million dollar expansion to its main manufacturing facility. The project, which started in December 2001, is expected to be complete within six months.
September 1, 2001 (PDF - MB)
IMPulse NC LLC the leading North American supplier of traction power systems, has obtained its first traction electrification systems contract in the State of North Carolina.
November 13, 2000 (PDF - 24KB)
IMPulse NC LLC the leading North American supplier of traction power systems, has acquired the assets of the Traction Rectifier Business of ABB Automation, Inc. of New Berlin, Wisconsin. The business consists of Diode and Thyristor rectifiers and specialty relays for traction applications.
October 21, 2000 (PDF - 24KB))
IMPulse NC LLC the leading North American supplier of traction power systems, has acquired the EMC Operating Unit of Ansaldo Transmissione e Distribuzione S.r.l. a Company of Finmeccanica group.
February 17, 2000 (PDF - 24KB)
IMPulse NC LLC the leading supplier of traction power systems, has acquired the OB (former Ohio Brass) Overhead Transit Line from Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (formerly WABCO).
December 1, 1998 (PDF - 24KB)
IMPulse NC LLC a design/supply installer of Traction Power Systems, has acquired substantially all of the assets of UniTrac Systems, a specialty firm with deep roots in the supply of Overhead Contact Equipment and switch machines for electrified transit systems.