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Priest Electric Earns EASA Accreditation

Priest Electric in Caldwell, Idaho, has been approved as an EASA Accredited Service Center by the Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA)

CALDWELL, ID / ACCESSWIRE / April 21, 2017 / For 60 years, Priest Electric has been repairing and maintaining the motors, pumps, & fans that keep important agricultural, manufacturing, mining, city municipalities, food processing, and other important industries up and running smoothly.

It was no surprise that when EASA announced a new accreditation program, that Priest Electric would take the necessary steps to achieve it.

Priest Electric is pleased to announce that they have achieved this important accreditation, and are now officially listed as an EASA Accredited Service Center by the Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA).

EASA Accreditation of Priest Electric means that the firm has successfully demonstrated that it follows the prescribed good practices to consistently deliver quality electromechanical repairs that maintain or improve AC electric motor efficiency and reliability.

"This achievement by Priest Electric affirms the company's commitment to excellence," said Linda J. Raynes, CAE, EASA president & CEO. "EASA's Accreditation Program offers external validation that the company adheres to good practices by submitting to an independent, third-party audit."

The criteria for becoming EASA Accredited are based on ANSI/EASA AR100: Recommended Practice for the Repair of Rotating Electrical Apparatus and The Good Practice Guide of The Effect of Repair/Rewinding on Motor Efficiency.

EASA is The Electro-Mechanical Authority; an international trade organization consisting of more than 1,800 electromechanical sales and service firms in 59 countries. EASA member companies provide repair, service, and sales for the operation and maintenance of electric motors, generators, drives, controls, pumps and other electromechanical equipment. The Association provides members with direct technical support, the industry repair standard (ANSI/EASA AR100) and education, as well as technical, management and safety-related reference materials.

David Priest, who oversees shop operations with his brother Greg, and father Earl, commented, "We've always taken great pride in the quality of our work, and followed industry best practices. This certification validates our work by independent third-party auditors and demonstrates to our current and future clients the benefits of using our experienced and highly trained experts to repair and maintain their equipment. We are proud of this achievement!"

Contact Info:
Name: Lee Evans
Organization: Priest Electric
Address: 412 Simplot Blvd. Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-459-6351

Video URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXoduxtDMls

For more information, please visit http://www.priestelectric.com

SOURCE: Priest Electric