In January 2007, Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution, Inc. acquired Bridges Electric, Inc. Expanding their transmission and distribution portfolio with Bridges Electric air break switches. This line of switches includes station class hookstick disconnects, distribution class hookstick disconnects, by-pass and tandem transfer disconnects and group operated switches with manual or motorized operation. Many options and configurations are available for all types of Bridges Electric switches to fit the utility’s specific needs. CBM offers the following product lines from Bridges Electrical: Three Phase Gang Operated Air Break Switches (GOAB’s) Manual and Motorized, Station Class and Distribution Class Single Phase Hookstick Disconnects, Regulator and OCR By-pass Switches.