For over 20 years, Carolina Power Systems has provided customized switchboards and electrical equipment for the major U.S. ship builders.

CPS has also performed multiple switchboard retrofits which replaced obsoleted equipment and/or provided entirely new replacement switchboards.

Carolina Power Systems is a veteran owned, small business located in Sumter, SC.


CPS leadership has over 30 years experience in the design and construction of shipboard electrical equipment.

CPS is capable of meeting all shipboard electrical needs from retrofit solutions to state of the art equipment designs.

CPS has a qualified technician staff that is experienced in providing on board troubleshooting assistance.

Client Listing

Separate Motor Control      Huntington Ingalls Industries
Relay and Control Panels    U.S. Navy Transport Dock
Pushbutton Stations            LPD Class of Amphibious Warships
Duct Heater Panels

Main Switchboard s – 450V     Austal Ship Building
                                                   Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)

Main Switchboards – 450V     Huntington Ingalls Industries
                                                  U.S. Coast Guard
                                                  National Security Cutters (NSC)

Main Switchboard Replacement   MAERSK LINE, LIMITED
                                                          USNS OBSERVATION ISLAND
                                                          (T-AGM 23)

COTS MFM III Multifunction Monitor    General Dynamics
                                                                  Bath Iron Works
                                                                  DDG-51 Class Ships