Founded in 1923, Turtle & Hughes is one of the nation's largest independent electrical and industrial distributors. We are organized into two divisions. The Electrical Distribution division has a network of close to 20 branches nationwide and provides electrical services and solutions backed by a commitment to technical and product expertise. Turtle & Hughes Integrated Supply (THIS), has proven its leadership in the industrial supply market by partnering with global companies to reduce their total cost of ownership.
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Hudson Yards is the largest development in New York City in almost 100 years; a self-contained neighborhood with residential, office and commercial buildings, shops, restaurants, a creative hub, parks, playgrounds and a school. Two cogeneration plants - with switchgear from Turtle & Hughes - form a smart microgrid, which is designed to keep the complex running, even in the event a power outage.
LaGuardia Airport needed support in its +$4 billion modernization project. Turtle & Hughes is supplying cable management services and furnishing cable to the airport and its power distribution in the West, Center and East sections. When complete, electrical capacity to the airport will be greatly improved and this vital national infrastructure facility will be modernized to handle passenger and aircraft capacity for the next 20 years.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority was looking to improve safety, security and communication between the public and New York City Transit Authority at station booths and the Rail Control Center (RCC). Turtle & Hughes furnished and placed in operation new life safety communications and security devises in a fully integrated solution.