Electrifying the world with game-changing green technologies

The Switch is an agile product supplier that provides special electric machines and high-power converters to system integrators (SIs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). We are on a mission to electrify the world with game-changing green technologies. Our products accelerate the switch toward net zero emissions in marine, wind and industrial applications.

We want to grow together with customers who find our innovative technologies and optimized products key to their success. Today, we have delivered nearly 24 GW of megawatt-class environmental energy technology throughout the world.

  • >24 GW
    of megawatt-class technology installed

  • Since 2024 part of BEMAC Group

  • Focus application areas marine, industry and wind

Join us on our mission to generate and use electricity cost efficiently and lower emissions

Latest news

  • Meeting tomorrow’s energy requirements with today’s ships

    How can we build and retrofit ships to meet the coming emissions regulations and possible future requirements? This is the urgent question facing the marine industry today. As we move to greener fuel solutions, some challenges include the impact of fuel changes on how an engine runs, the availability of truly green options and the…

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  • Switching on frequently 02/2024: Positive progress and summer wishes

    We’re happy to tell you that our marine sales have been progressing positively. Our customers have continued to place repeat orders for the leading direct-drive PM shaft generators. I am especially pleased that our power electronics products have been selling better than ever. I would like to extend a warm thanks to everyone who has…

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  • The Switch and BEMAC at Electric & Hybrid Marine 2024

    From June 18–20, 2024, The Switch teamed up with BEMAC at Electric & Hybrid Marine’s 10th anniversary exhibition in Amsterdam to present the company’s new ownership, innovative product range and mission of making the big switch to net-zero emissions at sea. This year, The Switch’s stand featured vibrant booth design and interactive displays, highlighting the…

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  • Choosing between tilting pad and active magnetic bearings for direct-drive compressors

    Did you know active magnetic bearing (AMB) systems are more energy efficient and have lower lifetime costs than tilting pad bearing systems? We at The Switch regularly evaluate bearing systems when we supply high-speed electric machines. Our customers are looking for a bearing system that will provide the load capacity and stability their high-speed direct-drive…

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