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About Socomec

The spirit of innovation

As undisputed specialists in UPS systems, mains supply changeover, power conversion and measurement, Socomec dedicates nearly 10% of its turnover to R&D. As a result the Group can achieve its ambition of always being one technological step ahead.

The vision of a specialist

As a manufacturer with complete control over its technological processes, Socomec is quite unlike the more general providers. The Group is constantly improving its fields of expertise in order to offer its clients increasingly customised, appropriate solutions.

The benefit of a specialist

Founded in 1922, Socomec is an industrial group with a workforce of 3100 people. Our core business is the availability, control and safety of low voltage electrical networks with increased focus on our customers’ power performance.

The culture of independence

The Socomec Group’s independence ensures control over its own decision making, respecting the values advocated by its own family shareholders and shared by its employees. With around 30 subsidiaries located on all five continents, Socomec pursues international development by targeting industrial and service applications where the quality of its expertise makes all the difference.

Socomec Expertise

When electrical power is crucial, when lighting is essential, when the process is critical

For nearly a century, Socomec has acquired the expertise to provide the most innovative solutions to ensure the energy performance of electrical installations, wherever it is critical.

Power monitoring

Managing the energy performance of buildings

Socomec solutions, from current sensors through to a wide choice of innovative scalable software packages are driven by experts in energy performance. They meet the critical requirements of facility managers and operators of commercial, industrial and local authority buildings for:

  • measuring energy consumption, identifying sources of excess consumption and raising the awareness of occupants about their impact,
  • limiting reactive energy and avoiding the associated tariff penalties,
  • using the best available tariffs, checking utility bills and accurately distributing energy billing among consumer entities,
  • monitoring and detecting insulation faults.

Power conversion

Ensuring the availability and storage of high quality power

With its wide range of continuously evolving products, solutions and services, Socomec are recognised experts in the cutting-edge technologies used for ensuring the highest availability of the electrical power supply to critical facilities and buildings, including:

  • static uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) for high-quality power free of distortions and interruptions occurring on the primary power supply,
  • changeover of static, high availability sources for transferring the supply to an operational back-up source,
  • permanent monitoring of the electrical facilities to prevent failures and reduce operating losses.

When Energy Matters