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PARESOURCES INC. BY BROOKE INFUSINO Alternative energy projects account for about 80 percent of Paresources Inc.’s portfolio, including those in the wind energy sector. PARESOURCES FINDS A NICHE IN SUPPLYING ELECTRICAL MATERIALS PACKAGES FOR THE ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SEGMENT. THE PERFECT PACKAGE COMPANY PROFILE Paresources Inc. www.electricalsubstations.com Headquarters: West Allis, Wis. Employees: 5 Specialty: Electrical substation, P transmission and distribution line packages, and electrical equipment Jeff Stein, VP of business development: “We liken our operations to a store; when you go into a store, you expect them to know what they are selling.” aresources Inc. might only be in its 15th year of business, but its clients can rest easy knowing their projects are in the hands of industry professionals with more than a half-century of experience in dealing with the supply and application of medium- and high-voltage electrical products. The West Allis, Wis.-based firm is a premier supplier of electrical substation packages, including transmission and electrical distribution equipment. “What makes us different is that we understand how things go together,” Vice President of Business Development Jeff Stein says. “We liken our operations to a store; when you go into a store, you expect them to know what they are selling. We understand the applications of our clients, and we make recommendations based on that.” The firm has successfully worked with multiple engineering firms and installation contractors to develop electrical and transmission solutions for several projects. These include wind farms that were developed by some of the big names in the industry: Invenergy, Horizon, Iberdrola and Acciona. It also works with the electrical contractors that serve the developers in creating the wind farms. Paresources enjoys repeat business, but that doesn’t mean it takes every project that comes its way. “This is really a people and a knowledge business, so cusWINTER 2010 116 | EXPLORATION-PROCESSING.COM
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Exploration & Processing - Winter 2009
Preparing for an Economic Upturn
Emergency Preparedness Case Study
quasar energy group
The Crossing Co.
Discovery Drilling Contractors
Mantra Venture Group
Alaska Clean Seas
Platinum Group Metals Ltd.
TG Engineering Inc.
Abacus Mining & Exploration Corp.
Advanced Rig Services
Bell Industries Inc.
Canrig Drilling Technologies Ltd.
Equipment Maintenance Services
Galloway Oilfield Construction Ltd.
Latex Construction Co.
PC Gold Inc.
Processes Unlimited International Inc.
Global Industries Ltd.
Herman Oil Co.
Juhl Wind Inc.
MWD Services LLC
Nevada Geothermal Power Inc.
Oski Energy LLC
Powertech Uranium Corp.
Avanti Mining Inc.
BlackBrush Oil & Gas – Texstar Midstream
The Coeur d’Alenes Co.
Vibration Technology Inc.
Exploration & Processing - Winter 2010