The Kohler Uninterruptible Power Story
Paving the way in power protection innovation
Kohler acquires Pure Power Systems.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power exhibit and present at the premier event for Data Centre professionals responsible for running and building datacentres, the most influential gathering in the Asia Pacific.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power publishes the 4th edition of the UPS Handbook – the power protection industry’s highly respected guide to understanding, designing and implementing UPS and power protection systems.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power is acquired by Kohler Power Group, a global leader in engines and power generator systems. At the time, Dick Fotsch, Kohler Power Group president, is quoted as saying: “Bringing Kohler Uninterruptible Power into our Power Group is an appropriate extension to our business. As we seek to become a full ‘systems’ supplier in the worldwide power generation market, Kohler Uninterruptible Power’s incredible maintenance and service reputation in the uninterruptible power supply category is a strong complement to providing complete power solutions for our customers.”
Building on its reputation for quality, Kohler Uninterruptible Power certified to BSI EN ISO 9001:2008, The company follows this by gaining certification for environmental procedures ISO 14001 and health & safety procedures OHSAS 18001, and is recognised as an Investor in People.
The company is bought by members of the management team backed by Barclays Ventures.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power extends its service capability across the UK to further cement its reputation of uncompromising service excellence with its customers.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power launches the first three-phase transformerless, modular UPS in the UK.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power publish the first edition of “The UPS Handbook”. The book, which is now in its third edition, is an all-inclusive guide to understanding, designing and implementing uninterruptible power supply and power protection systems, and has sold almost 30,000 copies worldwide.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power introduces the first three-phase transformerless & parallel technology uninterruptible power supply into the UK power protection market.
Rapid growth in business leads to a move to larger premises at Calleva Business Park, Aldermaston, UK, which is now the location of Kohler Uninterruptible Power’s global HQ.
Kohler Uninterruptible Power is established by five founder members, and begins operating out of a small office in Theale, Berkshire, UK