Walco is a diversified high-technology company that specializes in the optimization of rotating electro-mechanical apparatus and automated process equipment. With 87 years of experience, we have grown to become one of the largest automation engineering and industrial service companies in the country.
Automation Control Systems
Technology is advancing at an incomprehensible rate and competition is intensifying. Yet, requirements, although more critical today than ever before, remain the same: maximize machine uptime and efficiency, minimize costs, and improve productivity. Walco understands these requirements and helps you achieve your goals through solid, time-tested practices, innovative solutions, the most up-to-date technology, rapid response time, and technical expertise that come only from many years of experience.
Walco's Automation and Controls group has more than 40 years of systems engineering experience in a variety of industries. We have in excess of 1,500 drives and drive systems installed worldwide. Walco is proud to be a Siemens Solution Partner. We are one of only 11 partners for AC/DC drives in the country and the only motion partner in the northeast.
Our Automation and Controls group's applications expertise in winders and web processes is second to none. Our team understands not only the manufacturing process as a whole, but the role of each machine used. So, whether your company specializes metals, paper, plastic, converting, textiles or roofing, we can help you improve productivity and profitability by implementing industry-proven hardware and software with a focus on product usability and investment longevity.
Industrial Power Systems
Industrial Power Systems simplify operations, maximize productive uptime, and capitalize on investment longevity by offering complete electrical and mechanical services. Maintaining peak efficiency of company facilities is imperative to remaining competitive in today's increasingly global market. Through advanced technology, state-of-the-art maintenance and repair practices, years of experience, and a dedication to service, Walco keeps its national and international industrial customers productive 24 hrs a day 7 days a week. What's more, Walco's Industrial Power Systems customers benefit from the diverse knowledge, experience, and service offerings of Walco's two other business groups: Automation and Controls and Rail Transportation/Locomotive. Walco prides itself on quality workmanship and materials, and thorough testing procedures.
Walco has been in the rail transportation & locomotive business for 40 years and is recognized as a premier provider of engineered solutions. Our rail transportation/locomotive group specializes in rebuilding, rewinding and remanufacturing of AC and DC traction motors, generators and auxiliary equipment. Our expert technicians are keeping the mass transit, class I locomotives and secondary industrial rail systems on track.
Walco also provides mechanical and machining services. With the largest transit motor rebuilding facility in New England we serve both large and small systems across the United States, from Boston to California. Our more than 40 technicians are trained in Lean Manufacturing initiatives as well as the latest industry and customer specific technologies.
In order to better serve our customers, Walco operates three shifts, five days a week and emergency service 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
Walco is AAR M-1003 certified by the Association of American Railroads and our quality program is ISO compliant. From traction to auxiliary equipment, our depth of knowledge, expertise and commitment means... Walco keeps you on track!
Customers served by the Rail Transportation and Locomotive group include:
Never Underestimate the Power of Total Commitment
Founded in 1931, Walco has become one of the largest electrical apparatus service facilities in the northeast. Walco has built a rich tradition of integrity, innovation and a commitment to customer service like none other. Walco helps customers across the U.S. and around the world stay productive utilizing Walco's advanced technology, state-of-the-art facilities, superior training, a culture of high performance, safety and educational sharing.
We provide support 24/7, 365-days-a-year and stand behind what we do. Walco will be here long after the job is complete with an organization unparalleled in its dedication to your success.