Schneider Electric USA Website

Welcome to our website.

To view product availability in a specific country, select from the country list below. For Investor Relations, please visit our global site.

Choose another country or region
  • Default Alternative Text

    HVL/cb Switchgear

    Compare and contrast medium voltage fixed and withdrawable circuit breaker switchgear.

    View whitepaper
  • Documents & Handouts

    HVL/cb Metal-Enclosed Switchgear with Evolis Vacuum Circuit Breaker

    HVL/cb features a vacuum circuit breaker for speed and overload improvements over fuse protection, reduced incident energy via 3-cycle protection on demand with high reliability, and maintenance disconnect with a 10-year interval, de-energized, grounded approach. Download the brochure
  • Whitepapers

    Moving from withdrawable to fixed circuit breaker switchgear in ANSI medium-voltage applications

    Compare and contrast the features of medium voltage fixed circuit breaker switchgear and existing withdrawable circuit breaker switchgear designs. View the whitepaper
  • Webinars

    Fixed vs. withdrawable: what's the difference?

    Learn tips on how to compare withdrawable vs. fixed/removable applications in medium-voltage equipment. View the webinar

    Increase Reliability & Decrease Cost with the New Generation of MV Switchgear

    Watch the webinar to learn about corona discharge and its effects on reliability, loose joints and how it drives maintenance intervals, and racking draw-out breakers and new alternatives. View the webinar
  • Blogs

    Fixed vacuum breakers: an alternative to withdrawable breakers

    Fixed vacuum breakers were designed because the safety, reliability, and overall total cost of ownership was better than its withdrawable counterpart. Read the blog

    What your switchgear needs and deserves

    Regularly scheduled maintenance extends the life of switchgear, but at some point the decision must be made whether to continue to maintain or replace the switchgear with new equipment. Read the blog

    Upgrade or replace? The aging switchgear dilemma

    Aging switchgear can negatively impact continuity of service in industrial facilities in terms of reliability and financial losses. More importantly, it can affect employee safety. Read the blog
  • Related Links

    Medium voltage distribution & grid automation

    From medium voltage switchgear and arc resistant equipment to energy automation, we deliver specific solutions for data centers, commercial and industrial buildings, water/wastewater, healthcare, utilities, oil and gas, and mining, covering all power distribution needs for energy management. Learn more

    Medium voltage switchgear

    Air insulated switchgear is used in a variety of switching, control, and protective applications. Using vacuum circuit breakers, air insulated switchgear provides highly reliable electrical distribution solutions for all applications. For less critical applications, fusible load interruptor switchgear can be the right choice. Compact footprint and arc-resistant options provide safer access for workers. Inherent arc-resistance and small footprint make gas insulated switchgear an ideal solution for electrical distribution systems rated up to 38kV. Learn more

    Electrical distribution services

    Any brand. Any industry. Any time. Learn more

    Upgrade or replace? Settle the battle

    Weigh your options and the benefits when choosing between upgrading or replacing your electrical equipment. View the infographic

HVL/cb has been engineered to provide superior protection for your distribution system.

Discover why HVL/cb is the perfect solution for you.
View product details
Default Alternative Text
Or with the form below.
* required

I'd like to receive news and commercial info from Schneider Electric and its affiliates via electronic communication means such as email. For more details, please read our Privacy Policy. *