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November 10, 2016 10:00 ET

Anord PDU Selected as Product of the Year Finalist for Exceptional Safety Value

Plant Engineering's 29th Annual Award Spotlights Company's PDU Monitoring and Management Capabilities

SANDSTON, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 10, 2016) - Anord Critical Power, Inc. (ACPI), a recognized leader and innovator in the power distribution market, today announced Anord Modular Product (AMP) PDU has been selected a finalist for the Plant Engineering's 29th annual Product of the Year Awards. The company's AMP PDU was nominated in the Electrical Safety category for providing exceptional safety, management, and monitoring of mission-critical power systems. Voting for finalists opens November 10, 2016 and closes on December 30, 2016. Readers can cast their votes here:

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Plant Engineering's Product of the Year (POY) program is the premier award for new products in the manufacturing and non-manufacturing industries. The annual readers-choice program provides Plant Engineering's audience with information about the top new products in their fields.

"After nearly three decades, Plant Engineering's awards have recognized the industry's most innovative in product designs," said John Day, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Anord Critical Power. "With its innovative and compartmentalized product design and unique ISO Compartment, Anord's new AMP PDU exemplifies Plant Engineering's quest to spotlight the best-in-class offerings. We are honored to be considered for product of the year and look forward to the voting results."

Anord's AMP PDU sets new standards by exceeding typical and complex electrical distribution requirements with:

  • Transformer Compartment Heat Reduction - For better convection cooling characteristics within the heat/transformer compartment, and safety through compartmentalization.
  • Compartmentalization for Safety - To enhance the arc flash safety to require the minimum amount of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) to work in a live environment.

Leverage ACPI's Anord Modular Product (AMP) PDU and RPP to efficiently power your mission-critical facility. Contact Anord Critical Power at 804-683-2078 or




About Anord Critical Power, Inc.
Anord Critical Power, Inc. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Anord, a leading independent provider of critical power infrastructure to the global data center industry, entering the American market with the delivery of a robust switchgear product offering superior system resilience and enhanced operator safety. Its compact, fully compartmentalized switchgear system offers a "best-of-both-standards" solution to meet the needs of critical power businesses. Established in 1969, Anord has a strong pedigree and successful track record in providing mission critical Low Voltage, Power Switchgear, Power Distribution Unit, and Remote Power Panel to many of the world's leading cloud computing, colocation, and enterprise data center businesses across EMEA as well as, APAC, North and Latin American markets. Anord's proprietary "AMS" switchgear system provides customized power switchgear equipment from a type tested and certified modular platform fully compliant with the IEC LV Switchgear standard 61439-2, and is listed to UL891. For more information visit:

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Jackie Abramian
    BridgeView Marketing (for Anord Critical Power, Inc.)