Based in North Mankato, Minnesota, Kato Engineering is a business unit of Emerson Electric and major global supplier of AC generators, motor generator sets, and controls for power generation. With an in-house team of researchers, design engineers, and sales staff, Kato’s products help power hospitals, communications industries, vehicles, and remote areas of the world.
Kato was an early adopter of advanced engineering technologies, including vacuum pressure impregnation, permanent magnet excitation, and brushless excitation. The company also pioneered the use of split bearings on rotor shafts.
Advantages of a Kato Engineering Generator
Kato offers a wide range of precision-engineered products for numerous industry applications, including:
- Petroleum, gas, and steam turbines
- Diesel and gas prime movers
- Power conditioning
- Government and defense
- Nuclear and data centers
Kato generators are built for durability. They can withstand the harshest conditions and feature special insulation systems that ensure a long generator life by repelling chemicals and moisture.
Why Choose Sloan?
Sloan is an authorized service provider of both warranty and non-warranty Kato generators and equipment. Since 1938, we have dedicated ourselves to providing comprehensive service, repair, and maintenance for electric motors, pumps, controls, generators, and more. We require our technicians to complete specialized courses each year, ensuring that their skills are constantly improving.
Sloan is the only company in the industry in California to receive the ISO 9001:2008 certification, which is the highest recognition for meeting and exceeding manufacturing and service standards of excellence set by the International Organization for Standardization. Sloan is also an EASA accredited member, making it one of a few motor repair organizations in California to receive the certification, which signifies superior service in the industry.
Combining advanced technology from Kato Engineering with our constant endeavor to provide excellent, timely, reliable service ensures that your equipment will perform efficiently and last for years to come.
To schedule a service appointment or request more information, fill out our contact form or call us at (877) 239-5174.