Avtron Revolutionizes Load Bank Industry with Industry-Leading 100 kA Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) with UL

Cleveland, Ohio, September 27, 2023 – Avtron Power Solutions, a global leader in critical power test solutions, proudly announces a groundbreaking achievement in load bank technology with the introduction of 100 kA Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) for its 4800 Load Bank Series. This significant milestone underscores Avtron’s commitment to innovation and excellence, reaffirming its position at the forefront of the industry.

The Avtron 4800 Load Bank Series, renowned for its easy to install design and exceptional performance, now boasts an optional UL backed 100 kA SCCR, setting a new industry standard and expanding its applications across a diverse spectrum of industries.

Engineered for outdoor use with its aluminized steel construction and NEMA 3R design, the 4800 Series can operate continuously at full load, making it the preferred choice for those who prioritize reliability.

Key Advantages of the Avtron 4800 Load Bank Series with optional 100 kA SCCR:

  1. Enhanced Safety: A higher Short-Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) provides an enhanced fault withstand capability.
  2. Compliance: It fully complies with the stringent requirements for industrial control panels outlined in Article 409 of the National Electric Code (NEC).
  3. Makes the Specifier’s job easier: Avtron’s 4800 Load Banks are now even easier to specify as greater system protection is built in making them suitable for a broader range of applications.
  4. Reliability: Avtron’s commitment to delivering unparalleled reliability and industry best fault tolerance.
  5. Unparalleled Performance: With this industry leading SCCR with UL, Avtron further solidifies its reputation as the preferred choice for load banks, trusted by professionals worldwide.


Steve Shoureas, VP of Engineering at Avtron, expressed his excitement about achieving this industry exclusive accomplishment, stating, “We are proud to introduce this remarkable advancement in our 4800 Load Bank Series. Avtron continually strives to exceed industry expectations, and our 100 kA SCCR demonstrates our dedication to providing the broadest portfolio of UL-listed load bank equipment to our valued customers, and now the Model 4800 with industry-best SCCR .”

The Avtron 4800 Load Bank Series, equipped with a 100 kA SCCR, is available immediately and seamlessly integrates into a variety of testing environments, ranging from data centers to critical industrial facilities. For organizations seeking top-tier load banks capable of delivering unmatched safety and performance, Avtron’s latest innovation presents a compelling choice.

For additional information regarding the Avtron 4800 Load Bank Series with a 100 kA SCCR, please visit avtronpower.com or reach out to the sales team at +1 (216) 573-7600.


About Avtron Power Solutions

Avtron Power Solutions, formerly ASCO Load Bank, is the global leader in load bank and test solutions, including the Avtron and Froment product lines, the SIGMA control platform, and related services offerings, with operations in North America and the UK.

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Rob Trefz – rob.trefz@avtronpower.com

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