Bear Wins Contract to Design Custom Marine Power Supply for Solar-powered Instruments

Phelps, NY – Nov. 29, 2018 – Bear Power Supplies ( has been awarded a contract to design a rugged custom power supply for use on marine vessels in commercial shipping. The system will collect and store solar energy and supply uninterrupted power to environmental sensing and monitoring instruments onboard ocean-going vessels.

“This customer chose Bear because of our demonstrated successes designing and manufacturing rugged, high-reliability power supplies with long life and the ability to operate over extremely wide temperature ranges,” explained Michael Allen, President of Bear Power Supplies.

Bear will design the new custom power supply to operate year-round in harsh conditions, from the arctic to the equator. The power supply design team will meet stringent requirements for shock, vibration and humidity, and ensure a product lifetime of more than ten years without the need for service.

About Bear Power Supplies

Bear Power Supplies designs, manufactures and sells power supplies for commercial, industrial, and medical equipment. Products include rugged, encapsulated AC/DC and DC/DC power converters and full-custom power supplies to meet OEM designers’ most difficult requirements. Capabilities range from fast-turn prototypes to high volume production. The company’s ISO 9001:2015 certified headquarters, design and manufacturing center is located near Rochester, New York. Bear Power Supplies is a business unit of Z-AXIS, Inc.                          

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