News & Events


Gap Partners, Inc. Moves Corporate Offices And Manufacturing To Expand In Rabun County

Rabun Gap, GA, May 15, 2013 – Gap Partners, Inc. (GPI) will move its corporate offices and operations from its current location to Rabun Business Park in Rabun Gap, GA beginning the first week of June 2013. The move stems from Gap Partners’ unprecedented growth in the last year and will enable GPI to expand […]


Power Partners Will Celebrate Its Tenth Anniversary On May 15

ATHENS, GA, May 8, 2013 — Power Partners, the Athens manufacturing company that is a leading producer of distribution transformers in North America and international markets, will celebrate its tenth anniversary as Power Partners at a ceremony at the facility on May 15 at 3:00.  The milestone will be celebrated with all 450 employees, retirees […]


Under A Licensing Agreement, Power Partners Is Selling Kawasaki Absorption Chillers In North America

ATHENS, GA, May 1, 2013 – Power Partners, Inc., announced today that it has reached an agreement with Kawasaki Thermal Engineering (KTE) to sell KTE’s absorption chillers in North America.  An absorption chiller is an environmentally friendly thermal chiller that consumes minimal electricity compared to mechanical chillers, and the absorption chillers designed by KTE are […]


Intelligent Distribution Transformer Introduced At Abb Automation & Power World

ATHENS, GA, March 27, 2013 — Power Partners and SmartSenseCom co-presented a paper at the ABB Automation & Power World conference in Orlando, FL, today about the intelligent distribution transformer (IDT) they are developing, using sensing technology licensed from the U.S. Navy. Capabilities of the IDT package include steady-state transformer monitoring, connectivity mapping, reporting of […]


Gap Partners Commits To Significant Expansion At The Rabun County Business Park

Gap Partners has been operating in its original Wolffork Rd. facility since 1985 and in the Rabun Park Business Park since 2010. Now it will increase its size from 70,000 square feet in two buildings to 92,000 square feet in a single building, with an option to expand to 145,000 square feet. Sixty-five Gap Partners […]


Power Partners Is Partner In Project To Keep Troops Cool While Using Less Fuel

RICHLAND, WA, February 19, 2013 — The Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has been awarded $2.8 million to adapt its nanomaterial-using adsorption chiller system for field military bases on the front lines of battle. By using up to 50 percent less diesel than the air-chilling technologies currently used by the military, the […]