About PowerWhips

High-quality, practical, cable assemblies for today’s most demanding applications

For over five decades, PowerWhips by Electrol has met the cabling and power needs for some of the world’s largest companies who have trusted us to deliver quality products with zero failure expectation. Established in 1961, Electrol initially started out as a large panel builder for medical equipment. The company expanded into cable and harness assemblies throughout the 1960’s, during this time they continued to expand their capabilities and customer base through strategic growth. Electrol operates two facilities located in Hartland, Wisconsin and Monterrey, Mexico. Fortune 100 Companies have assigned us the mission critical task of supplying connectivity, power and cabling products to the IT, Medical, Government/Military and Communication markets. Our strategy is simple; we create and deliver value. As an ISO9001 company, Electrol continues to provide high-quality, practical, cable assemblies for today’s most demanding applications. IMS Companies is a diversified group of companies positioned with the size, scale and reach necessary to provide innovative solutions for its customers through custom manufacturing and development of proprietary products.

IMS Companies uniquely provides its customers with:


IMS provides customers solutions by leveraging the footprint provided by the six IMS manufacturing facilities, totaling over 1,000,000 square feet in the US and Mexico, and a well-developed IMS global supply chain.


IMS facilities feature state of the art equipment with a wide range of capabilities in tooling, stamping, fabricating, machining, assembly and related secondary operations.


The IMS culture encourages leveraging of the capabilities and reach across IMS to meet the unique need of OEMs and customers.

Innovative Leading Products

The result of IMS’ culture of innovation is showcased through our line of leading products in the data and audio-visual markets, available through the Installer’s Choice and IMS Engineered Products brands.

IMS Companies
 include Buhrke-Olson, IMS Engineered Products, Global Gear & Machining and Electrol, who collectively serve a wide array of industries, including the appliance, automotive, commercial vehicle, communications, consumer, electronics, medical and various industrial markets.