Category: Muth Electric Blog

Muth Electric Offers Electrical Maintenance and Repair

Muth Electric provides electrical services

Here at Muth Electric, we are proud to offer customers medium and high voltage diagnostic maintenance and repair. It’s always important to take care of your building’s electrical equipment, and that is why we are here to help you during this time.  Electrical Services for Medium/High Voltage We have a wide variety of electrical services for you: … Read more »

Power Factor Correction

Are you paying for low Power Factor at your business? Muth Electric is committed to serving our customers and helping with all their electrical needs and helping them reduce operating costs. Power Factor Correction is one area we can help with both. Benefits of Power Factor Correction in your facility ·         Avoid or lower the… Read more »

Muth Electric’s Technology Team is offering On-Demand Technology Service

With the increasing number of individuals working remotely, we want to assure you, our technology team is available and ready to assist you. Let us help ease the setup of your remote workstations by offering the following services: Physical set up of remote work stations Wireless access support & setup Extend cabling from router to… Read more »

How Can Infrared Thermography Identify Electrical or Mechanical Hazards?

infrared thermography

Because the electrical or mechanical systems in most plants do not glow when operating beyond their normal temperature it can be difficult to spot potential hazards with the naked eye. More often than not, electrical or mechanical issues go unnoticed until a component fails altogether and causes a breakdown. In some cases, these l failures… Read more »

Remember the Power Outages Last Winter?

Standby Generator

A standby generator will keep your company’s offices in operation and the heat, sump pump, freezer and other necessary items in your home running smoothly when your power goes out. At Muth Electric, we offer a few different backup generator options that run on either natural gas or propane. These units sit outside your building… Read more »

An Update on Leadership Positions at Muth Electric

Dick and Darlene

Over the course of the past half century, Muth Electric has grown from a two-person company to a company of 400 employees in 12 locations across three states. Now, as we prepare to celebrate 50 years in business, the leadership team at Muth Electric has undergone some changes as well. Earlier this year, company founder… Read more »

Don’t Forget to Maintain Emergency Power and Lighting

Emergency Light

Because companies typically don’t depend on them during their day-to-day operations, it can be easy to take emergency power and lighting systems for granted until they’re needed most. But when heavy snowfall and blowing winds can cause prolonged power outages, it’s especially important for business owners to make sure these systems are able to respond… Read more »

Renewable Energy Production Surges in the Upper Midwest

Wind Farm

The Midwest’s first wind farms were built in the late 1990s, but for many years the region’s wind turbines were few and far between. These days, however, you don’t have to look far to spot the vast rows of spinning turbines on the horizon. That’s because the Midwest is in the midst of a renewable… Read more »

Arc Blasts: How Do They Differ from Arc Flash and What’s the Danger?

An arc flash and arc blast are related, but there is a difference between the two. What is an arc blast? How does it differ from an arc flash and what is the danger? We’ve previously discussed the dangers of arc flash, but the resulting arc blast can pose an even greater threat. Arc blast… Read more »

Now is a Great Time to Upgrade Your Light Fixtures With LED Lamps

Still have your facilities using fluorescent lighting instead of LED lamps? Now is the time to upgrade to LED. The cost of LED lighting has gone down significantly in recent years. This means retrofitting old fluorescent fixtures with LED lamps is more affordable than ever. Here are a few other reasons to consider upgrading your… Read more »