Electrical Equipment Manufacturer’s Representative

Artwel Electric is an engineering oriented manufacturer’s representative firm. The company was founded by J. Arthur Wells in 1958 and incorporated in the State of California. Its original charter was to provide quality product sales backed by engineering assistance for medium to high voltage electrical products. Today, the scope of the company has expanded. In addition to medium and high voltage products, it also offers professional sales representation and engineering assistance in the areas of control, power quality, variable speed motor applications, electrical safety and other products that are required by engineering consultants, industrial users, original equipment manufacturers, contractors and distributors.

The Company’s headquarters is located in its own building in Redwood City, California on the San Francisco peninsula approximately halfway between San Francisco and San Jose. Branch offices are located in Fresno and Sacramento. The company covers the geographic area of Northern California and Nevada. It addresses the needs of the industrial, commercial, construction, government, energy services and OEM market places.

The present staff consists of five graduate engineers as well as office staff. Collectively they bring professional expertise in the fields of power generation, transmission and distribution, substations, computer science, conventional and solid state controls, power quality, protection, management and manufacturing. These capabilities have created a following in the trade and a continually expanding customer base.

The Company maintains close relationships with major consulting engineering firms and engineering constructors. It works closely with government entities such as military engineering commands, universities, and other state departments. Industrial accounts cover the mining and metals, pulp and paper, chemical and refining, food processing, and manufacturing industries. OEM sales are made to the semiconductor equipment manufacturers, specialty gas plant manufacturers, medical equipment manufacturers, system control houses, pump, compressor, refrigeration and air conditioning manufacturers.

Artwel Electric is an active participant in numerous professional societies. The company and its personnel are active members of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, National Electrical Manufactures Representative Association, Association of Energy Engineers, San Jose Engineers Club and the Ben Franklin Electric Club. Artwel Electric also belongs to the Builders Exchanges at its three office locations to assist with all major electrical construction projects.

For inquiries or more information, contact us at info@artwel-electric.com