Custom Electrical Contacts
We are a leading manufacturer of electrical contacts for diesel-electric locomotives, onboard electrical systems, motor controls and power distribution. During the COVID-19 pandemic Hoyt is an essential business keeping transit trains running so employees who are helping to fight this pandemic can get to work and back home again, every day. We keep Short Line, Regional and National rail locomotives running to support the food and medical supplies being shipped via Rail around North America. Our electrical contact assemblies provide superior quality, rugged construction, and reliable performance to air conditioning and refrigeration for food suppliers and hospitals all around the world. We are proud of our employees who are working hard everyday to provide services to help fuel the economy, support fellow essential businesses and help fight this pandemic.
At Hoyt Corporation, we have the production capabilities to provide the locomotive industry with the high-quality electrical contacts they need to keep their locomotives running in any environment. We specialize in contact assemblies produced with materials such as silver nickel and silver graphite as well as compositions of silver or copper blended with tungsten or molybdenum. Our powder metal contact tips are produced in our powder metallurgy department with specialty powder processing and blending equipment. With the capability to quickly alter production methods, you can rely on Hoyt for all your GE and Westinghouse motor controls and electric propulsion contact tip needs. It’s our versatility and dedication to manufacturing the highest-quality electrical contacts in the country that’s led us to become the largest independent manufacturer of standard and custom electrical contacts for the transit and mining industries.
See for yourself why Hoyt Corporation has been a leading manufacturer of electrical contact assemblies around the world for more than 40 years.
We produce finished contact assemblies made chiefly from high-density refractory metal compositions of silver or copper blended with tungsten or molybdenum as well as materials in silver nickel and silver graphite.