We have over 90 years of experience in producing power conversion products for Industrial, Transit and Scientific applications. Noratel Power Engineering (NPE) has the capability of providing high quality engineering, testing, repair and manufacturing services. Our services meet the latest US and International standards including AAR, ISO, AREMA, IEC, NEMA, ANSI and IEEE to name but a few.
Our highly experienced and flexible organization has a proven capability for meeting a wide range of design, testing and manufacturing requirements. From printed magnetics to complete power systems, from single prototypes to commercialized products, NPE will work with you to provide state-of-the-art services meeting the most demanding specifications and standards, all at competitive prices with on-time deliveries.
As its name implies, NPE is dedicated to the development and furtherance of electrical power equipment with particular emphasis on energy conversion aspects.
We are located in in Carson, California, a major industrial center in the Los Angeles area. NPE operates out of a newly renovated 18,000 sq. ft. facility that houses complete design, manufacturing, assembly, and test functions.
Ideally located 15 minutes away from both Los Angeles International Airport and Long Beach/San Pedro Harbor and at the intersection of the San Diego, Harbor, and Artesia Freeways for easy surface access.
Testing & repair
With our many years in production serving the Transit, Railroads, Commercial/ Industrial, Mining, Scientific and OEM markets with a variety of custom Magnetics and Power Supplies, Noratel Power Engineering (NPE) is uniquely qualified to offer a wide range of replacements parts, reverse engineered units and repair services which include unique testing requirements and consulting services
NPE has a complete manufacturing facility which includes winding machines, assembly areas and vacuum impregnation equipment. Also available is a fully equipped and large testing laboratory, with a multi megawatt variable power station, an extensive assortment of instrumentation as well as high voltage equipment (BIL). Current calibration procedures are incorporated for all test equipment.
NPE works with customers to bring their ideas, designs and prototypes to a commercialized stage. NPE recognizes that getting a new idea, a new product to commercialization requires both a dedicated product development team that understands the requirements for crossing the threshold between prototype and final product.
NPE will work with you to insure your product meets the proper safety, reliability and manufacturability standards.
NPE is a company capable of providing contract manufacturing services. We provide high quality medium volume build-to-print manufacturing of magnetics, electronic assemblies and power conversion systems.
With a wealth of experience, knowledge and tools gained in designing and developing custom power conversion products for our customers NPE extends its abilities to provide R&D services. Using the latest simulation software tools ( Ansoft Maxwell, Intusoft Spice, Ansys, Autodesk Inventor, etc.) for magnetic, electrostatic, thermal and mechanical analysis NPE has provided customers with innovative solutions and designs for their needs.
NPE's unique capabilities of manufacturing custom made products lends itself to building engineering , bread-boards, prototypes and first articles.