As part of our series highlighting manufacturers throughout Connecticut, today we feature Preferred Utilities of Danbury.
Company Name: Preferred Utilities Manufacturing Corporation
Founded in 1920, Preferred Utilities Manufacturing Corporation has served the industry for over one hundred years. We started first as a fuel oil handling company, where we researched, designed, and patented a variety of equipment ranging from anti-siphon valves to oil heaters to seat warmers for Sherman tanks World War II. We keep the sailboat for our logo because we are especially proud of our legacy outfitting heavy ocean liners with fuel equipment during the war.
Now, with the winds of one-hundred-years in our sails, we are dauntlessly carrying our legacy forward, propelling us bravely into the unknown challenges of tomorrow.
Point of Differentiation: Built on 100 years in the business, our continuous research and development provides creative solutions to meet the challenges of the modern world. We have more than 20 engineers with over 100 collective years of experience in the building. Our products and custom-engineered solutions have been applied to a wide variety of applications, including economic retrofits for residential housing projects, redundancy solutions for mission-critical facilities like hospitals and data centers, emissions reductions for forward-thinking educational centers and institutions, as well as energy and electrical efficiency applications for boiler rooms all across the world. We support all of this with a robust field service organization dedicated to the success of our customers business, application and mission.
Description of Product/Services: Fuel oil handling systems and components, boiler instrumentation and controllers, cutting-edge remote monitoring systems, low- and ultra low-NOx burners, renewable and bio-fuel burners, specialty combustion applications like waste fuel, and nuclear power plant outage reduction tools and components.
Certifications: UL Certification on all applicable equipment
Industries Served: Commerical Housing, Hospitals, Data Centers, Educational, Nuclear, Military, Federal and State buildings, including but not limited to VA hospitals.
Contact: Ruth O’Donnell, Marketing and Communications Manager
Address: 31-35 South Street, Danbury, CT 06810