Founded in 1985, Taurus is a leading control systems integrator and power service company headquartered in Portland, Oregon with its branch office of 15 years located near Seattle; and 5 years in Stanfield, OR. Providing technical support 24 hours-a-day to the industrial and municipal marketplace is the backbone and foundation of the company. Since incorporation, Founder and President, Scott Kinney, has dedicated his energy and resources in building a team of technical professionals to meet the ever-changing needs of its local Pacific Northwest industry. Although Taurus’s expertise and reputation takes them around the globe, their core business is performed in Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, and Montana.

Presently this debt-free company has nearly 50 employees, each dedicated and skilled within the various disciplines offered; such as customer service, Controls & Automation, Power Systems & Testing, and Drive Integration.

Taurus is an Oregon & Washington Licensed Electrical Contractor with a full time electrical supervisor and journeyman, giving Taurus the ability to design, build and install Turn-key SCADA, Telemetry, and automation projects in house; an unmatched capability in the industry.

Among a select handful of control system integrators, Taurus is certified as an authorized Allen-Bradley/Rockwell Automation Solution Provider specializing Rockwell’s sophisticated hardware and software products.

As a full member of The International Electrical Testing Association (NETA), Taurus demonstrates and assures their clients that the services and personnel provided are top notch, highly skilled having been through rigorous and certified testing. Their clients benefit, knowing they have a safe, reliable running system well into the future.

Their ETL 508 and 698 panel shop supports its Field Service and Project Engineers as well as custom panels for OEM and industrial customers. Dedicated engineering and CAD personnel ensure high standards in design, assembly and documentation of all shop work.

As an authorized service center for over 17 manufacturers of variable frequency drives and UPSs; Taurus can refurbish, rebuild, fix, or replace your drive or UPS.

Arc Flash Analysis, Coordination & Power Studies, Electrical Testing, and Short Circuit examinations are just a few of the reports that Taurus can provide.

Taurus is available 24 hours a day. Their response time is measured in minutes, not hours, or even days as is often the case in the industry.

One key to success, is that they maintain an open door policy and encourage their employees, customers, vendors and manufactures to partner in helping to develop a strategy for long term growth and support of the local industry.

To reach David Koons, Branch/Sales Manager for our Kent office, please call him direct at 425-949-4050.

To reach Jeff Geiger, our Sales Manager in Portland, please call him direct at 503-924-4254.

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Rockwell Automation Solution Provider Program

"Rockwell Automation Solution Providers are selected on the basis of their superior expertise, their financial stability, their system integration focus and their commitment to continued support beyond start-up.

With our Solution Provider Program, high return no means high risk. The combination of Rockwell Automation and our Solution Providers supplies you with the right capabilities and expertise for your automation project. You get the right automation solution, and the convenience of dealing with a single team."


Keith Nosbush
Chairman & CEO, Rockwell Automation

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