Columbia, South Carolina, USA
The company sought a robust, centralized UPS solution capable of providing significant backup time in the event of a power failure.
Eaton 9390, Service
Akebono gained a highly reliable, centralized backup power solution capable of keeping operations up and running even during an outage.


With more than 75 years of brake design and production expertise, Akebono provides the world’s automotive industry with advanced braking and noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) solutions. The company’s commitment to innovation, process improvement, quality control and customer service has positioned it as a key resource for leading OEMs, Tier I brake suppliers and the automotive aftermarket. Key OEM customers include Audi, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Isuzu, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Toyota and Volkswagen.

With the purchase of a 40 kVA Eaton 9390 UPS, Akeboro put itself in the driver’s seat when it comes to steering clear of power anomalies. With a double-conversion design that offers the highest level of protection available, the unit shields equipment from the most common power problems, including outages, sags, surges, spikes, brownouts, line noise, frequency variation, switching transients and harmonic distortion.

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