Transformer design and technical service, a life long career for Ken Puetz
August 15, 2019
These days, it’s rare for an employee to spend more than a few years with a company. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it’s less than five years and is going down. That’s what makes Ken Puetz’s story with Solomon so unique. Ken has worked here for 31 years and is our Director of...
Mike Steward, Outside Sales Representative, says “YES” to going above and beyond for his customers
July 29, 2019
At Solomon Corporation, “We say yes!” is more than just a motto. It’s what drives us as a company to provide the best customer service. For it to truly work, it starts with the individuals who work here. Just one example is Mike Seward, Outside Sales Representative, who goes above and beyond customer expectations. And...
Tim Cornelius, Sr., Technical Specialist and troubleshooting lifeline for many of our customers
July 17, 2019
In his 25 years with Solomon Corporation, Tim Cornelius, Sr. likes to say he’s only had one title: Technical Specialist. “We only got carried away with titles the past few years,” he joked. These days, it’s unusual for people to stay at a job for more than a few years. Tim attributes his longevity at...
Transportation Department focuses on safety and providing top-tier customer service
May 31, 2019
Whether for routine maintenance and unplanned outages, our clients’ customers rely on them to be on time and reliable to deliver the power they need to make their homes and businesses operate. Solomon Corporation’s Transportation Department provides value to our customers by making sure equipment gets delivered on time, sometimes in conditions that aren’t great....
Solomon Corporation Donates 15 kva Polemount Transformer to Power New Facilities for Christian Family Movement in Mexico
May 20, 2019
At Solomon Corporation, one of our corporate values is giving back and supporting the communities we serve. We foster a culture of giving that extends beyond corporate donations and encourages our employees to volunteer in the community, which usually means their home town. But recently we had the opportunity to support a need beyond our...
Nancy John joins Solomon as Field Services Director
April 10, 2019
Bringing 10 years of leadership experience in the transformer distribution industry, Nancy John joined the Solomon team in February 2019 as the Director of Field Services. “We’re expanding our field service team to all of our service centers, which will give us virtually full coverage from the Northeast, Midwest, and Southeast down to the Southwest...
Solomon buy-back program helps customers’ bottom lines
February 13, 2019
Helping our customers improve their bottom lines is part of the services that Solomon Corporation provides. The buy-back program allows customers that need temporary power to purchase transformers for temporary use. We will buy it back when they’re finished. “For some time, we’ve been discussing the program, and it’s been in place partially. It’s just...
Solomon battles elements to replace voltage regulator in mountain location
February 8, 2019
No matter what the problem, no matter what the conditions, when one of Solomon Corporation’s clients present a challenge, our employees rise to the occasion. In early January, our Decatur, Tennessee, location received a call from a co-op that provides power and broadband services. During maintenance, its technicians discovered that a regulator in its substation...
Why you should consider making the switch from mineral oil to FR3
December 3, 2018
Recently, power companies and large industrial and commercial end users are making the switch from mineral oil to FR3. Solomon Corporation can provide reconditioned equipment, or can retrofill your existing electrical equipment – including transformers, with FR3 fluid, replacing standard mineral oil. When you consider the many benefits, FR3 can provide a safer, more cost-effective...
1825 transformers delivered in record time to Florida Panhandle
November 12, 2018
Stellar history gave CEO Tom Hemmer the confidence that Solomon Corporation’s workers could answer most any call for help. They’ve done it many times. But the performance earlier this fall in the wake of Hurricane Michael, moved company standards into the stratosphere, and left the boss bedazzled. The Solomon-based company has built a reputation of...