About Excel Switchgear Ltd

Excel Switchgear Ltd are specialists in the design and manufacture of electrical and mechanical commercial and industrial switchboards, and plant automation systems, which are customised to suit the specific requirements of the customer, and the installation.

Excel Switchgear Ltd service customers nationwide. Switchboards are manufactured using high quality components and are fully tested by qualified trade personnel.

We provide the following manufacturing activities:

  • Electrical Switchboards
  • Distribution Boards
  • Mechanical Services Switchboards
  • Motor Control Centres
  • Control Consoles
  • PLC and Control Panels
  • Power Factor Correction
  • Process Control
  • Design and Build Projects

We stock a complete range of electrical components sourced from a variety of suppliers consisting of:

  • Motor Starters
  • MCB's
  • RCD's
  • MCCB's
  • Fuses
  • Contactors
  • Control Relays
  • Indicators
  • Selector Switches

Our area of expertise includes:

  • Switchboard Design and Manufacture
  • Programming/Supply of PLC equipment
  • Plant Automation
  • Pump Station and Water Treatment Plant Mechanical Controls
  • Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Distribution Boards

Excel Switchgear Ltd also operates an industrial powder coating business primarily for the switchboard industry. Contact us or visit our website today!

What makes us different?

We offer expertise and best service in Electrical Switchgear in the Christchurch region. We use established and proven processes to reach a reliable and satisfying result for our customers every time.

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Servicing: Amberley, Ashburton, Christchurch, Rangiora, Hanmer Springs Area, Hanmer Springs, Kaikoura, Canterbury Region, Darfield


  • Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce

  • Electrical Contractors Association of NZ (ECANZ)

Opening hours

  • 07:30 - 16:30
  • 07:30 - 16:30
  • 07:30 - 16:30
  • 07:30 - 16:30
  • 07:30 - 16:30

Services these areas

Amberley , Ashburton , Christchurch , Rangiora , Hanmer Springs Area , Hanmer Springs , Kaikoura , Canterbury Region , Darfield

Products and services

  • Switchboards
  • Switchgear
  • Switches
  • Cables
  • Control Panels
  • Power Distribution
  • Distribution
  • Testing
  • Automation
  • Assembly
  • Installation
  • Customising
  • Design
Markets Served
  • Industrial
  • Commercial

Mailing address

PO BOX 35178 Lower Hutt 5041

Parking options

Free Off-Street

Payment options

  • Cash
  • Direct Debit
  • Direct Credit (internet banking, phone banking)

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