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Safe Sync Medium Voltage Automatic Transfer Switch

Medium 5kV & 15kV Voltage Power Transfer Switches

Safe Sync Medium Voltage Automatic Transfer Switch by Spike Electric

ABB Value N Spike LogoSpike Electric Controls has partnered with ABB as a Value Add Partner, blending ABB’s cutting-edge technology with our expertise in electrical solutions to elevate industry standards.*

Spike Electric Safe Sync SERIES assures performance that meets and even exceeds industry standards and is UL 1008A compliant.


Spike Electric Controls presents innovative solutions that safeguard power integrity – from the conceptual stage right through to deployment, initiation, and sustained usage: all-encompassing protection for uninterrupted energy.

In today’s dynamic world, Spike Electric Controls recognizes the crucial role of stable and reliable energy in ensuring safety, operational excellence, and economic growth. Our SAFESYNC 15kV ATS embodies this recognition. It’s meticulously engineered to transform energy uncertainties into reliable assurance. This series, diverse in configurations and equipped with innovative features for varied transfer mechanisms, guarantees performance that doesn’t just meet but surpasses industry standards, including compliance with UL 1008A. Each SAFESYNC unit is a commitment to innovation, customer-focused solutions, and our expertise in navigating complex electrical challenges.

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ABB-Approved Channel Partner

As the exclusive ABB channel partner in North America for Medium Voltage products, Spike Electric Controls stands at the forefront of providing advanced Medium Voltage Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS) systems and switchgear. This unique partnership with ABB, a global leader in electrical products and services, underscores our commitment to delivering top-tier, innovative solutions in the field of medium voltage power management.

Our collaboration with ABB means that we offer the latest in technological advancements and industry standards, ensuring our customers receive unparalleled quality and performance. The Medium Voltage ATS systems we provide are a testament to this commitment. They are engineered to offer superior reliability, safety, and efficiency, essential for large-scale and critical operations.

Being the only approved ABB channel partner for these products in North America, we bring exclusive access to ABB’s cutting-edge technology and expertise. This partnership allows us to tailor our ATS systems to meet the specific needs of our clients, ensuring that each solution is not only compliant with the highest industry standards but also customized to the unique requirements of each facility.

Our Medium Voltage ATS systems stand out for their robustness, adaptability, and compliance with stringent safety standards. By choosing Spike Electric Controls, customers are not just purchasing a product; they are investing in a partnership that guarantees access to the forefront of medium voltage power technology, backed by the global expertise of ABB and the tailored care of our dedicated team.

In summary, our exclusive partnership with ABB positions us uniquely in the North American market, allowing us to offer our customers Medium Voltage ATS systems that are at the pinnacle of industry excellence. We provide solutions that are not just products but gateways to innovation, reliability, and customer-focused engineering, ensuring that every installation contributes to the operational success of our clients.

Spike Electric Safe Sync SERIES assures performance that meets and even exceeds industry standards and is UL 1008A compliant.

Standard & Optional Features: for Enhanced Operation & Reliability

Microprocessor-Driven Control Center: The SAFESYNC Series is anchored by a cutting-edge microprocessor-driven Control Center. It expertly orchestrates breaker operations for smooth transitions between power sources. This meticulous design ensures reliability and efficiency in power management.

Customizable Medium Voltage Transfer Switch: With dual voltage classifications (15 kV and 5 kV), our transfer switch can be customized with various accessories and specifications, catering to unique installation needs. Options include open, delayed, and closed transition modes. The robust metal-clad design, distinct control barriers, removable circuit breakers, and premium voltage transformers guarantee superior performance across different amperage and voltage ranges.

Applications: The SAFESYNC Series is versatile, catering to a broad spectrum of applications:

  • Data Management Hubs
  • Medical Institutions
  • Telecommunication Centers
  • Industrial Complexes
  • Petrochemical Facilities
  • Production Sites
  • Critical Continuous Operations
  • Consumer Business Centers
  • Research Labs
  • Educational Institutions
  • Municipal Utilities

Each application benefits from the SAFESYNC Series’ adaptability and compliance with UL 1008A standards, demonstrating Spike Electric Controls’ commitment to quality and customer-focused solutions in diverse environments.


We pride ourselves on meeting and surpassing the following industry benchmarks:

  • ANSI/IEEE C37.20.2 – Standard for Metal-Clad Switchgear 
  • ANSI/NEMA C37.55 – Medium Voltage Metal-Clad Assemblies – Testing & Conformance Procedures

Automation and Custom Controls for your Facilities ATS:

At Spike Electric Controls, we specialize in tailoring our Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS) to precisely fit the unique requirements of your facility. Our team of highly skilled engineers is adept at designing custom ATS controls and automation solutions, ensuring that each system is specifically configured to meet the distinct operational demands of your facility. Whether it’s adapting to specific voltage and current requirements, incorporating unique control functionalities, or integrating with existing systems, our expertise lies in creating solutions that are as unique as your facility’s needs. Our approach is hands-on, working closely with you to understand the intricacies of your operations and delivering a product that not only aligns with but enhances your power management strategy.

Below is a synopsis of the diverse voltage, current, and interrupt class ratings on offer:

The SAFESYNC Series from Spike Electric Controls represents the pinnacle of power defense, reliability, and ease of maintenance. Our products strictly comply with UL 1008A, ensuring top-tier safety and performance for high-voltage transfer switch equipment. Additionally, adherence to the ANSI/IEEE C37.20.2 standard for metal-clad switchgear reinforces our commitment to quality, highlighting our dedication to stringent construction and testing requirements for enhanced operational safety and durability.

  • UL 1080A Compliance
  • ANSI/IEEE C37.20.2 Benchmark for Metal-Clad Switchgear

Rated for optimal performance at either 5 kV or 15 kV, the Medium Voltage Power Transfer Switch boasts a range from 1200 up to 3000 amperes. As for the interrupt capacity, users can select from the 25, 40, or 50 kA symmetrical class options. 

Our base medium voltage transfer switch structure is segmented into two to three vertical sections based on the current rating. Supplementary features, such as expansive metering or relaying could necessitate additional sections.

The fundamental configuration for a 1200-ampere switch integrates a minimum of two sections, while the 2000 or 3000-ampere versions encompass at least three sections. The combined sections cater to specific needs – be it seismic certifications, fortified outdoor casings, or other unique prerequisites, tailoring each assembly to the client’s exact specifications.

    What Can You Expect?

    • Same Day Shipping
    • 24/7 Real-Time Emergency Support
    • A Global Supplying Network
    • 1-Year Guaranteed Warranty

    Spike Electric – Experts in Automatic Transfer Switches

    Spike Electric takes pride in carrying a vast and exclusive collection of automatic transfer switches. We have a unique collection of switchgear from industry-leading manufacturers like Cutler-Hammer, Federal Pacific, Schneider Electric, Square D, etc. Also, our automatic transfer switches are available in a variety of ratings. Walk into Spike Electric and see for yourself.

    Collaborate With Spike Electric And Experience The Best

    An Exclusive Collection Of Automatic Transfer Switches With All Advanced Features 

    We provide switchgear that will give you more. More efficient protection, more organized distribution, and hassle-free functionality. By choosing Spike Electric, you will be able to own quality switchgear components and will be able to enhance the efficiency of the energy distribution system in your facility. As an additional bonus, you will reap the benefits of having a more cost-effective electrical distribution, reduced short circuits, and longevity.

    Team Full Of Expertise And Experience

    Spike Electric has an excellent team of technicians on board. The in-house team of professionals has skilled expertise and experience in this field. They are well-trained and will closely monitor the sourcing and delivery of automatic transfer switches for your industrial facility. Moreover, they will ensure that all your requirements and preferences are met promptly and perfectly. If you have a purpose in mind, then our experts will source an automatic transfer switch that will perfectly align with your purpose.

    Emergency Assistance And 24×7 Technical Support

    Our target is to provide 100% customer satisfaction. Hence, our work isn’t completed before the delivery of an ideal automatic transfer switch. We will be a consistent and trusted partner. Spike Electric will keep on offering the assistance of its expert technicians whenever an issue arises concerning the functioning of the switchgear. Our experienced in-house team of professionals will be available to provide 24×7 and assistance as long as you are in ownership of the automation control panel.

    For information on our custom automatic transfer switches, request a quote today.

    Why Choose Spike Electric?

    In addition to our custom-design services, prompt delivery, easy installation, and real-time emergency support, we also have a list of other services at your disposal which make us the ideal destination for all automatic transfer switch needs. Below are the additional services we offer.

    You can find out more about what switchboards and switchgear are or explore the different additional services we offer below:

    Upgrade Or Retrofit

    Does your industrial or manufacturing facility have old and aged automatic transfer switches lying around? Well, you don’t have to dispose of them yet. While we keep stock of a wide range of quality and high-standard industrial equipment, we also buy back unwanted automatic transfer switches from various facilities and units. So, if you have some unwanted automatic transfer switches lying around, do get in touch with our team of experts. Our technicians will have a look at your equipment, inspect the various components, and will suggest a solution. This process of ours is aimed to save money for you and to save the environment too.

    Guaranteed Warranty

    We believe in being an ever supporting partner. Hence, our service doesn’t end with design and delivery. We ensure that every automatic transfer switch that we deliver is of exclusive and superior quality. Our firm quality standards and principles have helped us to build long-term relationships with our customers and clients. Hence, we offer a 1-year replacement warranty for all the electric products and solutions that we deliver. You can collaborate with Spike Electric with complete confidence because we deliver not just products, but reliability and performance too.

    Our Range Of Products

    We host a wide range of industrial equipment that will cater to all your specifications and needs. We have outlined the three categories of equipment that we host.


    Our expert staff and technicians will always be able to deliver according to your individual preferences. We have a broad network of suppliers, which enable us to deliver several products and solutions. Tell us what you need and we will source it for you.


    Yes. We provide reconditioned automatic transfer switches as well. We believe in delivering quality products and solutions that have reliability and longevity. Hence, our reconditioned automatic transfer switches and other equipment are thoroughly inspected and will offer services that are as good as new equipment. Also, our reconditioned equipment is affordable, because while quality is high, cost needn’t be.


    With our large on-hand inventory of contactors, circuit breakers, relays, PLC, and other control products, we can help you upgrade the functionality of your control panel effectively. Replacing the old with the newsiest technology doesn’t always mean you have to completely tear out your existing panel along with the wire that has already been pulled. We can retrofit and engineer a new back panel for you with all of your components pre-wired. We will supply you with a full 3D CAD layout, a BOM of suggested upgraded components, along with wiring schematics showing you exactly how the upgrade will look. We will work with your contractor on technical questions to help ensure the old is taken out and the new replaced properly.

    What is a Medium Voltage Transfer Switch?

    A Medium Voltage Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS), like those designed by Spike Electric Controls, is a critical component in power management for facilities requiring reliable and efficient energy distribution. Essentially, an ATS is responsible for automatically transferring a power load from a primary power source to a backup generator when the primary source fails or becomes unstable. This transition ensures a continuous power supply, which is vital for operations in environments such as hospitals, data centers, and industrial plants.

    These switches are designed to handle ‘medium voltage’ – typically in the range of 5 kV to 15 kV. This makes them suitable for larger, more power-intensive facilities as compared to low-voltage ATS systems. The customization aspect offered by Spike Electric Controls involves tailoring the ATS to specific facility needs – from voltage requirements to unique control features, ensuring seamless integration and optimal performance.

    To understand a Medium Voltage ATS, imagine it as a skillful traffic officer at a complex intersection. Picture two main roads, representing utility power and a generator, merging into a highway, symbolizing the electrical equipment in a facility. When utility power (the first road) fails, it’s like the traffic lights going out. The ATS officer quickly and efficiently reroutes the power (traffic) from the generator (the second road) to the highway, ensuring the facility’s equipment (traffic flow) continues uninterrupted. This seamless switch keeps everything running smoothly, much like an experienced traffic officer ensures a smooth flow of vehicles at a busy junction.

    "We provide our customers with the quickest delivery possible of our high-quality services."

    Cole Attaway

    CEO, Spike Electric Controls

    "Spike solutions result in reduced unplanned downtime, less overtime, and greater operational efficiencies."

    Robert Hodson

    President, Spike Electric Controls

    The highest quality at the quickest speed.

    Spike can deliver the same name-brand electrical gear in a fraction of the time.

    * Valued Partner Acknowledgement Statement: Spike Electric Controls has partnered with ABB as a Value Add Partner, blending ABB’s cutting-edge technology with our expertise in electrical solutions to elevate industry standards. This partnership aims to globally enhance system efficiency, reliability, and sustainability, delivering sophisticated electrification solutions to our customers. Additionally, this alliance includes dual branding of our Switchgear products and extends ABB’s warranties through Spike’s comprehensive Switchgear solutions, ensuring quality and reliability.