Rudy King Reflects on His Half Century of Manufacturing Transformers at SPX Transformer Solutions

Fate, Destiny, Divine Intervention. These are just a few words that could explain how Rudy’s journey with SPX Transformer
Solutions began almost 50 years ago.


Most Tenured SPX Transformer Solutions’ Employee Reflects on Over 50 Years of Service in Goldsboro

James Harris, the company’s most tenured employee, is a warm, soft-spoken man who was open and reflective on his early days at the Goldsboro facility, although also taken aback at the realization that over 50 years have passed since this chapter of his life began. James has actually worked for SPX Transformer Solutions longer than the current Goldsboro plant has been in operation!


SPX Transformer Solutions Employees Launch Community Outreach Program in Waukesha

Early last summer, SPX Transformer Solutions employees Meredith Johnson and Ashley Miller kicked off a community outreach program they developed to help promote and teach local middle and high school students about science, technology, engineering and math — or STEM — subjects.


SPX Transformer Solutions Celebrates Golden Anniversary

December 2017 marks 50 years in operation for the SPX Transformer Solutions’ Goldsboro facility, and we are excited to celebrate our growth and progress throughout this milestone year.


SPX Announces Appointment of Brian G. Mason as Executive Officer

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 09, 2017 (GLOBAL NEWSWIRE) -- SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPXC) today announced that Brian G. Mason, President of the company’s Transformer Solutions business, has been appointed as an Executive Officer of the company.


SPX Transformer Solutions Partners with Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Milwaukee to Offer Students Valuable Work Experience

November 15, 2016— On August 16, 2016, human resources representatives from SPX Transformer Solutions sat in a crowded Cristo Rey Jesuit High School gymnasium in West Milwaukee, Wisconsin waiting to announce their “draft selections” for the 2016-17 school year. In September, four students started an assignment that has them each working in the Waukesha, Wisconsin Human Resources office one day a week and every fourth Monday. Cristo Rey follows a unique, nationally successful work study model enabling each student to earn a portion of their educational costs by working entry-level positions at area companies.


Goldsboro Facility Celebrates Second Consecutive Year as a North Carolina Dept of Labor Silver Safety Award Winner

July 15, 2015–SPX Waukesha’s Goldsboro facility was presented with a Silver Safety Award for the second consecutive year on May 6, 2015, by North Carolina’s labor commissioner, Ms. Cherie Berry. The award ceremony was held at Lane Tree Golf Course in Goldsboro. In attendance for SPX were Troy Kabrich, vice president and general manager; Rodolph King, operations manager; and Craig Fulcher, safety and environmental manager.

Waukesha, WI Facility Earns 2014 "Green Masters" Distinction From Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council

January 14, 2015–In December 2014, the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council named SPX Transformer Solutions’ Waukesha location a 2014 Green Master facility, recognizing the company for its continued dedication to achieving sustainable business practices. The Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council Green Masters Program was developed to encourage, recognize and reward local businesses for their progress in achieving their sustainability goals.

SPX Announces Plan for Tax-Free Spin-Off of its Flow Business Resulting in Two Independent Publicly Traded Companies

- Future Flow Company to be a Standalone, Pure-Play Flow Company
- Future Infrastructure Company to be a Standalone, Diversified Infrastructure Company

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan for a tax-free spin-off of its Flow business into a new standalone, publicly traded company.  This transaction is expected to be completed within twelve months.

SPX Responds to the U.S. Government's Call to Action in Regards to Minimizing the Impact of Geomagnetic Disturbances on the Grid

February 11, 2014–SPX Transformer Solutions has responded to a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Order by taking several steps to ensure that Waukesha® transformers will perform as our customers expect in the event of a geomagnetic disturbance (GMD). FERC Order No. 779 directs the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), the Commission-certified electric reliability organization, to submit to FERC for approval new reliability standards that address the impact of on the dependable operation of the bulk power system...



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