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Florida-based Telco Powers Dynamic Transformation with PDI

Richmond, Virginia, – November 12, 2013 – Further accelerating its presence in the power distribution marketplace, PDI today announced ITS Telecom as the company’s newest customer transforming its business with the help of PDI’s PowerWave Bus System™ and Touch Rail Technology™. The unique solution enables ITS Telecom to utilize vertical drop-downs from a common bus, saving valuable space within the data center.  For a full view into the case study, please visit our case studies page.

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PDI Brings Electrical Grounding Expertise to Virginia

Further expanding its presence in the energy distribution marketplace, Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), a Smiths Power business, today announced a new training course focused on grounding and protection of communication sites.

The one-day course specifically targets communications professionals working with AC and DC power systems located at Cell Sites, Central Offices, MTO, GPS and other critical sites with sensitive electronics. The training focuses on the importance of high-integrity grounding systems as the single most effective means of ensuring quality power distribution with a minimum of interference from transient overvoltage, noise or lightening. Attendees will gain insight on how key elements of a communications site grounding system function with emphasis on single-point grounding techniques.

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Smiths Power Unites Power Quality Brands Under Single Umbrella

Virginia, Richmond | March 5, 2013 – With today’s launch of Smiths Power, the individual brands of PDI, Onyx, PolyPhaser, Transtector, DOWIN, LEA and RO Associates are uniting under a common umbrella.

As a family of brands, Smiths Power provides power management and protection solutions for critical systems in a multitude of markets such as data centers, wireless telecommunications, rail, energy and defense.
The transition to a more dynamic business model facilitates a broader market reach, maximizing growth opportunities and economies of scale.

The transition to a more dynamic business model facilitates a broader market reach, maximizing growth opportunities and economies of scale.

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Power Distribution, Inc. Releases 600-800 Amp PowerWave Bus System

Upgraded PowerWave Bus System Brings Higher Density and Flexibility to World’s Leading Power Distribution Equipment

Richmond, Virginia – November 12, 2012 – Continuing to charge its presence in the energy distribution marketplace, Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI) today announced significant upgrades to the company’s premier overhead busway power distribution system.  PDI is a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial and commercial power markets.

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PDI Energizes Virginia’s Top Industry Knowledge Exchange

Leader in Mission-Critical Power Distribution Equipment Participates in Formation of Central Virginia 7x24 Exchange Chapter

Richmond, Virginia, – September 13, 2012 – Energizing local presence of the market’s leading knowledge exchange for those who design, build, operate and maintain key enterprise information infrastructures, Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI) today announced their participation in the founding of Central Virginia’s 7x24 Exchange Chapter.  PDI is a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial and commercial power markets.

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PDI Expands Power Distribution Sales Force

Company Opens New China Guangdong Office and Strengthens Western U.S. Sales

Richmond, Virginia, – July 26, 2012 – Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today announced the company’s new China office in Guangdong Province, providing sales and support options to its expanding base of customers within the region.

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PDI Signs Agreement for Power Distribution Solution with Mardix (International)

UK-Based Partner Leverages PowerWave Bus System™ for Rapid Expansion of Overhead Busways

London UK, – May 2, 2012 – Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today announced that it has signed an international licensing deal with UK-based Mardix. The new agreement will escalate the market penetration of PDI’s PowerWave Bus System™ into the UK, Europe, and the Middle East, to meet the expanding needs of critical power environments.

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PDI Signs Agreement for Power Distribution Solution with Mardix

UK-Based Partner Leverages PowerWave Bus System™ for Rapid Expansion of Overhead Busways

Richmond, Virginia, – May 2, 2012 – Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today announced that it has signed an international licensing deal with UK-based Mardix. The new agreement will escalate the market penetration of PDI’s PowerWave Bus System™ into the UK, Europe, and the Middle East, to meet the expanding needs of critical power environments.

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PDI Brings Award-Winning Power Distribution Portfolio to India

New Regional Operations; Leadership to Address Unique Power Requirements of Emerging Market’s Most Complex Data Centers

Richmond, Virginia, – April 3, 2012 – Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today announced the company will continue to expand its global presence with new offices in India.  Headquartered in Bangalore, this regional sales and service operations and new leadership will anchor PDI’s rapidly-growing presence across Asia-Pacific.

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Datacenter Dynamics Taps PDI for Cloud Management Advice

PDI Executives Deliver Cloud-Based Power Monitoring Presentation in NYC

Richmond, VA – March 8, 2012 – Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), providers of modular data centers and mission-critical power management equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today announced company executives will discuss cloud power management best practices at Datacenter Dynamics, New York City. Held on March 13th, the presentation, titled Cloud Based Monitoring:  Market Overview and Drivers, will address best practices for keeping cloud computing power costs under control.

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