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WorldWide Electric Corporation

WorldWide Electric is a leading manufacturer of dependable electric motors, motor controls, gear reducers and generators. Offering fast, often same-day, shipping from six regional warehouses, WorldWide Electric takes pride in providing a competitive edge to our customers by responding to their requirements with urgency, technical expertise, and professionalism.  Following the acquisition of Louis Allis in March of 2020, WorldWide Electric now proudly offers custom specialty electric motors, factory re-certified electric motors, electric motor repair, and field service as well. The acquisition of Georator Corporation in July of 2021 expanded our product range include to frequency converters, both motor-generator and solid-state, plus the addition of the Athlon brand of alternator/generators. WorldWide Electric purchased Gleason-Avery in October of 2021 to introduce custom-designed gearmotors to our ever-expanding product range. Please contact us to let us know how we can best serve you.


Since 2009, Athlon has produced reliable alternators ranging from 4-2100 kW for industrial, marine, and light tower applications. Originally owned and operated by the Georator Corporation, Athlon was purchased by WorldWide Electric Corporation in July 2021. Worldwide Electric will build on the success of the Athlon product line through an expanded product offering and improved delivery times while incorporating the world-class customer experience that Worldwide Electric customers have grown to appreciate and rely on.

Athlon Generators are designed and manufactured for safe and reliable operation, in factories certified to ISO 9001. Athlon Generators are rated for standby or continuous duty, and can meet the needs of any application. A wide range of configurations are available, as well as optional modifications, and accessories. Athlon AC synchronous generators are brushless 2 pole or 4 pole, self-ventilated alternators, which create 60 Hz power at 1800 RPM or 50 Hz power at 1500 RPM. The generators can be provided in one-bearing or two-bearing configurations. They are designed and built in accordance with IEC 600341-1 & -2 requirements, BS4990 & 5000, NEMA MG1 2006, CSA, and CE.


Gleason-Avery, a Worldwide Electric company, has a 40-year history steeped in quality and reliability.  Gleason-Avery’s emphasis on partnerships and personalized service further define our close relationships with our customers.  Located in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, our modern manufacturing facility includes automatic winding equipment, gear hobbing machines, horizontal and vertical machining centers as well as painting facilities.

Our custom-designed gearmotors utilize standard components in combination with non-standard or custom components to offer customers a product solution based upon the customer’s needs. Our custom capabilities include special gear ratios, various output shaft configurations, application specific lubricants, as well as unique mounting offerings based on a customer’s requirement.

Our goal, quite simply, is to meet or exceed our customers’ expectations…every day. Gleason-Avery was acquired by WorldWide Electric Corporation in October of 2021.


For over 65 years, Georator has designed and manufactured a complete line of power frequency converter products, both Rotary type (Motor-Generator Sets) and Solid-State (Electronic) units. We also offer permanent magnet alternators. Our frequency changer products are used in testing electrical products to be exported to 50 Hz countries (Europe, Asia), operating 50 Hz foreign equipment in the United States and other 60 Hz countries, and testing aircraft and shipboard 400 Hz equipment. Also offered are Uninterruptible Power Sources (UPS) for backup power with optional frequency and voltage conversion. We have frequency converters and power sources for most any job. If you are new to specifying frequency conversion and power supplies, contact our Georator applications engineers and allow us to recommend the right choice for your application. Georator is your power converter manufacturer! Georator Corporation was acquired by WorldWide Electric Corporation in July of 2021.

Louis Allis

Louis Allis, a Worldwide Electric company, manufactures and repairs a wide variety of AC and DC electric motors for large and specialty applications. We offer replacement options and repair options regardless of the OEM or complexity of the need. Louis Allis is a global leader in specialty electric motor manufacturing. In our ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturing facility in Warrior, Alabama, motors are manufactured, remanufactured, or repaired to MIL-SPEC, NEMA MG, IEEE, EASA-AR100, or UL Standards. Our team of specialty electric motor experts has decades of electric motor experience in design, manufacturing, repair, and troubleshooting. Louis Allis was acquired by WorldWide Electric Corporation in March of 2020.