“Just get it from PECO. That’s the fastest and most efficient solution.” Founded in 1935, PECO is headquartered in Orangeburg, New York, just 20 miles north of New York City. We make Hazardous Location products for other large manufacturers in the industry – and are one of only two Underwriter Laboratory-listed manufacturers of Cable Support Bodies and Wedges.
PECO provides an extensive line of premium-quality electrical construction products to service commercial, industrial, and residential electrical distributors. Our tier-one support is coordinated across a strong nationwide network of sales representatives and distribution partners to satisfy all of our customers' purchasing requirements.
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Today, PECO's national distribution network is anchored from our New York location with current stocking warehouses strategically located throughout the continental United States and in Puerto Rico, which supports our Caribbean business.
An American Icon for
Generations of Distributors
Since its formation in 1935, PECO has thrived by continuously translating American ingenuity, working-class grit, and entrepreneurial agility into innovation, quality, and service as our nation and industry has adapted to challenges – from wars, industrial expansions and economic booms to globalization and advances in technologies at the heart of the electrical and construction industries.
An Intense Focus on
Throughout these eras, PECO has stayed focused on its mission: serving as a partner to representatives, distributors, and contractors who continue to reward us for new product ideas and designs that made their job easier, their projects more efficient and their time on task shorter and trouble-free.
Freedom Tower and WTC Plaza
We are proud to have our UL-listed Cable Support Bodies and Wedges in the new Freedom Tower and other WTC Plaza buildings. We were able to support our nation at a critical time by providing these components on an exceptionally accelerated turnaround basis.
PECO is established by Louis and Minerva Levine, the parents of Arthur LeMay, at 932 Rogers Place in the Bronx, NY, selling conduit fittings1935ORIGIN
The family begins referring to the 800 sq. ft. facility as “The Shop.” Arthur LeMay begins his life-long dedication to the company as its young “Shipping Clerk.”1936THE SHOP
At the end of World War II, Arthur LeMay returns from active duty in the Philippines to run the business with his family.1946POST-WAR
PECO starts a national sales representative network with its first representative based in Louisiana.1948FIRST SALES REP
PECO is incorporated in the State of New York and begins a long-term relationship with representatives in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.1956INCORPORATION
A disastrous fire burns the entire Bronx facility down and threatens to close the business.1975CATASTROPHY
With family assistance, Arthur LeMay re-opens “brick and mortar” PECO 20 miles north in nearby Orangeburg, NY.1976RESURGENCE
PECO launches manufacturing for its first hazardous location product – flexible couplings.1992EXPANSION
PECO begins manufacturing and assembly operations for UL-listed cable support bodies and wedges to support high-rise buildings.2001INNOVATION
Arthur LeMay passes away at the age of 92, having led the company for much of his life.2018PASSING
Arthur LeMay’s family officially takes over PECO’s business operations.2021NEW FAMILY LEADERSHIP
With extensive family investment in PECO’s infrastructure and operations, the company relaunches its brand and begins expanding while enhancing the foundation of its exceptional customers service.2022REFRESH: A NEW BEGINNING