Government Capabilities

Capabilities Statement

Republic is a well-established, family-owned business located in the Quad Cities since 1916. Republic has grown to become one of the largest independent distributors of energy management solutions, electrical, heating, air conditioning, refrigeration, and sign support products in the entire Midwest with a long history of providing dependable, knowledgeable, and friendly service. Republic is a trusted solutions provider to its customers in Eastern and Central Iowa, Western Illinois, and Southern Wisconsin and is uniquely focused on Government Sales with an array of dedicated resources and inventory.

Key Company Information:

Small Business Type: Federal – Small

Credit Cards Accepted: American Express, Discover, Visa, Mastercard

Established: 1916
Key Staff: Mark Kilmer, President and CEO
Don Adams, Electrical Vice President
Alex Pirmann, Govt. Account Manager
Angie Smutzer, Govt. Sales Coordinator

DUNS Number: 005273149
CAGE Code: 77754

Business Capabilities:

  • Full line distributor of Electrical and Mechanical products representing 3,500 customers with over 40,000 SKU’s
  • Extensive fleet of local delivery vehicles providing daily service
  • Comprehensive Energy Management Solutions: Lighting Control, Power Monitoring, Variable Frequency Drives, Mechanical Solutions
  • Republic maintained inventory management program fully supported with Lean operating principles and a 5S business process
  • Provide in-depth training and consulting
  • Distributor of Schneider Electric (Square D) products for over 75 years
  • Refrigerant recovery, EPA refrigerant certification training, and HVAC design

Differentiators:

  • In-house Controls Specialist
  • In-house Lighting Specialist; including energy audits, lighting layouts, and utility rebate assistance
  • In-house Switch Gear Specialist
  • In-house LEED Certified Business Professional
  • In-house Automation Support Leader
  • Corporate headquarters located one mile from the Rock Island Arsenal
  • Project kitting

Awards & Project Performance:

Government Agencies:

Federal: Corps of Engineers, Rock Island Arsenal (Joint MFG Tech Center)
State: State of Iowa, University of Iowa
Local: Cities of Davenport, Bettendorf, Moline, Rock Island, East Moline
Public: John Deere, McLaughlin Body, HNI(HON)

NAICS Codes:

22119
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335129

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335931
335999
423120
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