Innovative power solutions.   Custom control systems.

North American Power & Controls, Inc.  Call 855-no-go-off

Ultra quiet, 1000 kw Caterpillar generator supporting a telecommunications central office. Unit designed-built-installed by us.

1100 kW sound attenuated diesel generator module- erected on site. Designed and built by North American Power & Controls, Inc.

About Us

North American Power & Controls, Inc was founded in 1987.

Our business is dealing with all aspects of continuous duty, standby, and emergency generators. We design, build, maintain and repair entire systems as well as all subsystems. Our control systems can meet the most stringent quality standards or the most customized applications.

Catalytic converter and/or particulate filter retrofits are becoming a growing part of our business.

We build portable generators, permanent generator installations, custom exhaust systems, control panels, generator tap boxes, fuel filtration assemblies– if it involves generators, we’re on it!

We hold California Contractors license number 662686 for the following disciplines:

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A– General Engineering

B- General Building

C-10– General Electrical

Asbestos removal

Hazardous Materials

We’re a UL listed panel fabrication shop.

We are an EPA certified lead based paint renovator.

We also hold the following listed ICC certifications:

             Underground Storage Tank (UST) Inspector         

             UST Decommissioning

             UST Installation/Retrofitting

             UST Service Technician

             Above Ground Storage (AST) Installation/Retrofitting

            California Designated Underground Storage Tank

             Operator (DUSTO)

             Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency 

            Response  (HAZWOPER)

Our ICC file number is 8045718 for the above certifications.


Our staff is certified Level IV ( the highest level) for the Veeder Root TLS leak detection systems. Thus, we are qualified to install, start-up and maintain fuel leak detection systems while maintaining the full manufacturer’s warranty.

We offer preventative maintenance services for all makes and models of generators.

We provide rental generators throughout the SF Bay Area and Silicon Valley-hook ‘em up, test ‘em, remove ‘em.

Phone: 855-no-go-off



Fax: 707-552-0551


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Exhaust stack termination within a sound attenuated duct- ventilation cooling air baffles are shown in the background.

Enclosed stack and cooling air outlet –from the module shown on the right. The exhaust stack is stainless steel with a rain cap. The sound attenuating baffles can be seen within the ‘chimney’- this provides less than 60 dBA at the nearest property line.

1100 kW sound attenuated diesel engine generator module shown during construction phas- designed and built by North American Power & Controls, Inc. Northern California telecommunication facility standby-emergency generator installation.

Here’s the module housing for the above pictured 1000 kW Caterpillar generator being assembled on site.

Note that all surfaces are galvanized to minimize potential corrosion failures.

We serve the entire Bay Area including:


Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Solano County, Bay Area, Peninsula, Silicon Valley, Alviso, American Canyon, Aptos, Atherton, Benicia, Belmont, Berkeley, Brisbane, Broadmoor, Burlingame, Byron, Calistoga, Campbell, Capitola, Castro Valley, Clayton, Colma, Concord, Cupertino, Daly City, Danville, Davis, Diablo, Dublin, East Palo Alto, El Cerrito, El Granada, El Sobrante, Emeryville, Fairfield, Foster City, Fremont, Gilroy, Half Moon Bay, Hayward, Hercules, Hillsborough, La Honda, Livermore, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Marin, Martinez, Menlo Park, Mill Valley, Millbrae, Milpitas, Modesto, Montara, Monte Sereno, Moraga, Morgan Hill, Moss Beach, Mountain View, Napa, Newark, Novato, Oakland, Orinda, Pacifica, Palo Alto, Pinole, Pleasanton, Port Costa, Portola Valley, Redwood City, Redwood Estates, Richmond, Rodeo, Rohnert Park, Sacramento, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Francisco, San Gregorio, San Jose, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, San Mateo, San Pablo, San Quentin, San Rafael, San Ramon, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa, Saratoga, Sausalito, Scotts Valley, Soquel, South San Francisco, Stanford, Stinson Beach, Sunnyvale, Sunol, Union City, Vacaville, Vallejo, Walnut Creek, Watsonville, Woodside, Yountville

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