Posted January 20, 2023

PTDA welcomes new member, Nelson Electric Motors 

The Power Transmission Distributors Association has welcomed a new distributor member, Nelson Electric Motors in Opelika, Alabama.

The company specializes in electro-mechanical repair, preventative maintenance and predictive maintenance of electric motors, generators, gearsets and pumps through its in-shop and field service. Nelson also offers full machining and mill work and new equipment sales.

Founded in 1968 in Alexander City, Alabama, Nelson Electric Motor Service expanded operations to Opelika and Sylacauga, Alabama in 2002 and 2013 respectively. 

In 2022, Nelson Electric made a commitment to grow sales of bearing and power transmission items to its traditional customer base.

“We believe in the value of personal relationships with both customers and industry leaders and joined PTDA to build those powerful relationships,” said John Langford, corporate buyer/bearing & power transmission sales.