SMC Electrical Products, also known as SMC, designs and manufactures a range of power distribution equipment and motor starters for the mining industry. The company was founded in 1971 as Service Machine Company. It specializes in longwall electrical control systems. SMC Electrical Products plants in West Virginia feature manufacturing space of more than 160,000 square feet. It also serves clients in the transit industry. The company offers metal fabrication services. It manufactures various vacuum switches, connectors and electronic monitoring devices. The company complies with the standards of the American National Standards Institute. In addition, SMC Electrical Products offers sheet metal products and power systems.