IPS Announces Grand Opening Ceremony of New Corpus Christi LocationMegan Thompson
Greenville, SC (May 1, 2017) – Integrated Power Services (IPS), North America’s leader in the service and repair of electric motors, generators and mechanical power transmission components, has expanded its operations with a new service center in Corpus Christi, Texas.
A grand opening event will be held May 11, beginning at 1:30 p.m. The mayor pro tempore, Carolyn Vaughn, will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1:45. The event will also include a tour of the facility detailing current and future services, as well as a growth plan for the region. It is estimated that the event will last one hour.
The new IPS Corpus Christi Service Center, located at 1226 North Padre Island Drive, is one of seven IPS service centers supporting industry in the Gulf Coast Region including Houston, TX, Beaumont, TX, Sulphur, LA, Shreveport, LA, Birmingham, AL and Dothan, AL. IPS Corpus Christi offers managed storage of critical rotating assets, distribution and field services, and serves as a branch to the IPS Houston facility. Climate controlled industrial storage includes scheduled mechanical and electrical testing, distribution of several OEM-partner products, as well as an inventory of new critical replacement motors. An extensive program of on-site field services, including removal/installation, laser alignments, vibration analysis, balancing, PdMA electrical testing, variable frequency drive commissioning and electrical/mechanical troubleshooting, rounds out the current lineup of services offered.
The Corpus Christi facility brings IPS to 27 locations across North America. The industry-leading network of locations provides engineering, repair services, field services, product sales, manufacturing and asset storage.
“The new Corpus Christi Service Center will allow IPS to continue its growth as a complete service provider in the Gulf Coast Region where current and new customers have needs we are best positioned to serve,” said Mike Ewing, IPS Houston and Corpus Christi Area General Manager.