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UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories planning new 80,000-square-foot event center in Pullman

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories will build a new event center at its Pullman campus to accommodate more conferences and business meetings.

UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019

Edmund Schweitzer joins legends with induction into National Inventors Hall of Fame

With ambition and a revolutionary idea to make the power grid safer, more reliable and efficient, Edmund Schweitzer launched a business that today boasts more than 5,200 employees. His inventions …

Lee takes on research, development duties at SEL

Tony Lee, who had been SEL’s chief manufacturing officer, is now chief research and development officer, according to a news release from SEL.

Pullman community leaders stand with DACA

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories President Edmund Schweitzer III’s signature appeared along with those of many other influential business owners – including Apple and Amazon CEOs Tim Cook and Mark Bezos – …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017

Schweitzer Engineering recognized as top Washington employer by business group

The Association of Washington Business named Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories as its employer of the year during a Wednesday ceremony in Seattle.

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017

SEL donates $150K to Red Cross for hurricane relief efforts

The company also is offering its customers a price reduction, and expedited shipping, for products bound for the affected areas along the Gulf Coast.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories founder says tariff on Mexican imports may launch trade war

The founder of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories is worried that a proposed 20 percent tariff on all Mexican imports to the United States may trigger a trade war. The national electricity …

Pullman a big beneficiary of Schweitzer Engineering Labs’ growth

Pullman is no longer a one-company town, thanks to the rapid growth of Schweitzer Engineering Labs.

Schweitzer Engineering to hire 850 people amid major Pullman expansion

The largest private employer in Whitman County is planning a major multi-million dollar expansion that will break ground in June.

Schweitzer Labs puts ‘game-changing’ battery power to test in Pullman

PULLMAN – If Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories’ manufacturing plant loses power during an outage, the company can turn to huge batteries on its campus for electricity. The batteries could supply enough …

Power grid hidden marvel of engineering

Think about the most complicated machine you’ve dealt with in the past year. Was it a beeping monitor tethered to a high-tech device in an emergency room? Or was it …

Students sharpen skills at Schweitzer lab

For Cal Poly senior Sam Kaplan, hands-on experience is critical to his engineering studies. Last week, he and four other students traveled to Pullman to get it. The group spent …

SEL offers Sandy discounts

Pullman’s Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Inc. is giving electric utilities and large customers struggling to recover from Superstorm Sandy a 30 percent discount on new equipment. SEL, which designs and sells …

Schweitzer labs opening Valley office

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories will open a Spokane Valley office in September. It is the company’s first office in Spokane County. About 40 employees commute from the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene area to …

UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2012

Schweitzer Engineering to open Spokane Valley office

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories will open an office in Spokane Valley in September.

Area companies gained tech skills from laid-off workers

A frequent concern for someone taking a tech-sector job in Spokane has been: What happens if that job disappears? Spokane, they heard, isn’t loaded with growing tech firms that they …

Schweitzer Engineering expanding in Pullman, Lewiston

MOSCOW – Steady growth expected at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories is leading it to start manufacturing in Lewiston and add about 10 percent to its Pullman work force within a year. …

Workers now own all stock in SEL

His name is on the stationery, but Ed Schweitzer is now just one of 1,400 owners of the company he founded 25 years ago in Pullman. Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Inc. …

Schweitzer labs adds 300 jobs

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Inc. will add 300 positions in 2008, most of them at its Pullman headquarters, the company announced Monday. Spokeswoman Susan Fagan said SEL employs more than 1,000 …