Hubbell Power Systems Acquires Cantega Technologies

Hubbell Power Systems, Inc. (HPS) acquired Cantega Technologies and its associated brands, GreenJacket, Reliaguard and Cantega RTS. Cantega joins the Hubbell Power Systems Group, led by Group President Allan Connolly, the company said.

Founded in 2001, Cantega is known for innovative animal mitigation solutions and services. It will be part of the Power Systems Division led by Division President Mark Mikes.

Hubbell Power Systems is a subsidiary of Hubbell Incorporated and an international manufacturer of quality transmission, distribution, substation, OEM and telecommunications products for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction and electric, gas and water utility applications. HPS operates manufacturing facilities in the United States and around the world. The HPS headquarters is located in Columbia, South Carolina.

Cantega was founded in 2001 by Marty Niles, a power lineman with more than 25 years of experience in the electric utility industry. Today, Cantega is a rapidly growing company protecting more than 700 substations across North America from animal-related outages. Cantega is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and Foothills Ranch, California.