Celebrating Earth Day, every day
April 19, 2018
First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day was held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Earth Day has become a global event, celebrated annually on April 22. Organizations and communities participate in activities focused on environmental issues we now face. Solomon Corp opened for business a year later, specializing in repairing, remanufacturing and recycling small pole...
Our journey to becoming a customer-centric company
April 16, 2018
At Solomon Corporation, we pride ourselves on providing the very best customer service. From our CEO through the entire organization, our focus is on the customer. When called to action we respond to customer situations and spare no time or expense to remedy a given challenge. But, the question remains, “Does providing great customer service...
Avoid unplanned and costly downtime with electrical and oil testing
April 10, 2018
Helping our customers improve their bottom line is one of the services that Solomon Corp provides. Full-service electrical and oil testing on transformers, voltage regulators, and oil circuit reclosers ensures that your equipment is operating properly and can increase the longevity of it. Solomon technicians attend industry training courses along with having experience working in...
Order fulfillment team focuses on customer service
April 6, 2018
Our goal is to provide unmatched service from order placement thru pickup or delivery. In September 2016, we created a new department, order fulfillment (OF), to facilitate the best possible service and provide a competitive advantage. The team works as a supporting partner to sales, engineering, reclamation, and operations. The department includes customer service, scheduling,...
Workplace safety: the cornerstone of our business
February 1, 2018
Workplace safety: the cornerstone of our business Providing a safe work environment for our employees is a point of pride at Solomon Corp. Our safety program, along with producing high quality-work and environmental integrity are the cornerstones of our business. Solomon has packaged many industry best practices, tools, and approaches as a response to our specific...
Diagnosing and solving gassing issues on wind farm transformers
January 18, 2018
In the late 1980s, wind farms were built in nearly every state to accommodate the country’s focus on developing its renewable energy resources. In recent years, there has been renewed emphasis in the U.S. to increase its renewable energy output and reduce its overall carbon footprint. This presents a challenge because 20 to 30 percent...
Solomon Corporation enters strategic partnership with Niagara Transformer
January 12, 2018
Solomon Corporation has entered into a partnership with Niagara Transformer that will have immediate effects on our business and offers long-term opportunities to expand our footprint and market penetration. “We have been evaluating options to expand our power transformer capabilities for several years,” said Mitch Sweigart, Business Development Manager. “Within the past year, partnering with...
Honoring Solomon’s veterans
November 9, 2017
Veterans stand in defense of our freedom. They stand in harm’s way every day so that we can sleep peacefully at night. Our nation wouldn’t be what it is today without them. Not only should we recognize veterans and those currently serving, but we must remember their sacrifice. Freedom isn’t free; someone had to fight...
Save time and money with oil processing as part of your transformer maintenance
October 5, 2017
Oil is the lifeblood of a transformer. If the oil level is low, contains excessive moisture or gasses, or is otherwise compromised, it is necessary to either replace the oil with new oil, which can be expensive, or regenerate the oil to like new condition to ensure that it is running at peak performance. Without...
Avoid outages with regular infrared testing
September 7, 2017
In addition to selling and refurbishing electrical transformers, Solomon provides an extensive list of full-service maintenance and testing. One of the services we provide is infrared testing, which we recommend be done on an annual basis. Any equipment with current flowing through a wire can benefit from IR testing. Infrared examines the thermal picture and...