Rentals, Sales, and Services


Rentals are a big part of Saunders’ business.  We rent power equipment directly to productions, studio lots, facilities and other vendors in our industries.  Many of the rentable items are listed throughout the options under the POWER SOLUTIONS webpage. Some equipment requires Saunders trained operators. (Note: Saunders is an approved vendor in the NBC Redbook.)

Location Surveys

We are available to assist you in conducting site surveys as part of overall power design. If you are planning an event and need to verify power availabilty and cable pathways, include Saunders when you conduct a site survey.

As part of the survey, we present the most cost effective, environmentally friendly power plan available to you. Our custom solutions are designed to exceed your expectations and include:

  • Verifying available power and accessibility
  • Providing on-site power design engineering logistics for tech and lighting loads
  • Calculating power loads and distribution pathways

Toshiba ASP Sales & Services

As an Authorized Service Provider (ASP) for Toshiba, Saunders currently has four (4) highly trained Toshiba G9000 service providers that not only keep our UPS fleet top notch, they are available to provide maintenance service to other companies upon dispatch from Toshiba.  As Licensed Electrical Contractors, we can also sell and install permanent Toshiba UPS units and AutoStart generators for broadcast buildings and others.

equipment fabrication

Saunders has set standards with the equipment in its rental fleet and others frequently will ask us to customize transformers, switches, adapters and more to accommodate their specifications with our standards. Our expertise with portable entertainment equipment needs allows us to design electrical equipment to your specs that is practical, cost-effective and safe.

Engineering & Consultations

Saunders combines its years of electrical experience in the broadcast world with its expert problem solving protocols to offer specific engineering solutions that are cost effective and we offer expert consultation for existing and new facilities and venues for live broadcast events.

generator maintenance

Over 30 years of generator experience enables our mechanics to efficiently service and maintain our units to optimal performance. We have a comprehensive maintenance program that keeps our fleet in top running condition. Generator maintenance and repair services are available upon request.

Emergency Power

Saunders Electric is standing by 24/7 to assist your business with emergency power outage solutions and generator tie-in service. Our highly trained electricians have over 30 years of experience providing solutions to keep your building powered in the event of a total utility failure.

Saunders Electric offers the following services on location:

  • Licensed electrical contractor.
  • Portable Power delivered directly to your site.
  • Fully insured service.
  • Permits.
  • On-Site Fueling service for power generation.

We perform only the highest quality work and follow the strictest standards of performance and safety.

Power Outages

The production team’s ultimate nightmare – a total black-out power failure.

Whether the cause is a generator mechanical failure or a utility company black-out, we can help. We have specialized technicians and equipment ready 24/7 to provide power systems to get your facility and production back online.


We have extensive experience in back feeding existing power systems and structures. From production locations sites to large industrial buildings we can provide power generators and transformers for multiple voltage and current applications. Our experienced technicians have provided back feed interconnections at countless locations and have maintained a 100% safety record. Experience and safe practices coupled with quality equipment and properly trained personnel creates a successful combination.

Planned Outages

Quite often, the power serving agency – the utility company – will have a scheduled maintenance or repair to perform which will require a scheduled or planned outage. In these instances, it is left up to the customer to provide for interim power while the maintenance is being performed.

We have performed numerous back feed connections in both a co-generation format and manual transfer configurations. When properly planned, these transitions are quite often transparent to the end use customer which translates into little to no down time. In today’s business climate, we can little afford loss of revenue due to power outages. A planned outage transition power system is the best solution. Call us for a planned outage survey.


Peace of Mind comes from confidence and trust in your power vendor.