Kohler. In Power. Since 1920.


Sansom equipment is the official distributor for Kohler Generators in Atlantic Canada. Offering Commercial/Industrial Generators, Residential Generators, and Automatic Transfer Switches, Sansom Equipment and Kohler keep you in Power no matter what the weather.

Diesel Generators

With diesel generators ranging from 10 kW to 4 MW, there’s no job too small, no building too big. We guarantee you’ll get the perfect power for any application — from hospitals to airports and data centers to gas stations.

  • More than 60 models to meet your specific requirements
  • EPA-certified, industrial-grade generators
  • Available with a variety of KOHLER Decision-Maker® controls for basic, advanced and paralleling requirements
  • KOHLER generators meet tough industry testing and quality standards (UL, CSA, IBC, NFPA)
  • Options and accessories include improved motor-starting alternators, heavy-duty air cleaners, enclosures, fuel tanks, block heaters and more

Download Brochure

Gaseous Generators

From light commercial to heavy industrial, KOHLER® gaseous generators from 25 to 400 kW are customized to your specs and available EPA-certified. Large gaseous models from 400 to 1300 kW are designed to work specifically for standby, prime or continuous applications – whatever you need.

  • Available in natural gas, LP, dual fuel systems
  • Offered from 20 – 1300 kW
  • Our 1800-rpm engines run quietly, offer extended life and provide cost-effective performance
  • KOHLER large gas generators run cleanly and need no after-treatment to meet strict EPA emissions standards
  • Available with a variety of KOHLER Decision-Maker® controls for basic, advanced and paralleling requirements

Download Brochure

Residential Generators

A standby home generator keeps your power on during an outage. It’s installed outside your house (like an AC unit) and comes on automatically — whether you’re home or away. All within seconds of a power outage.

  • Generators from 8kW – 150 kW

Automatic Transfer Switches

KOHLER® transfer switches bridge the gap between loss of utility and standby power. Featuring Kohler designed and built MPAC® controllers, they’re factory-tested to ensure transfer of power from the utility to the generator and back again.

  • Transfer switches are available in standard, bypass-isolation and service-entrance configurations with open, programmed and closed-transition operating modes
  • Find the perfect option for every application, from 30 to 4000 amps
  • KOHLER ATS integrate seamlessly with KOHLER generators and paralleling switchgear
  • Available with a variety of KOHLER Decision-Maker® controls for basic to advanced switching requirements
  • Ethernet and Modbus communications capabilities are available
  • Transfer switches are UL listed and have CSA and IBC certifications available

Download Brochure

KD Series Generators

Welcome to an entirely new generator experience. The next leap forward in industrial power. With almost a century of engineering know-how behind them, our new class of KD Series generators are built with an eye on the future — designed to last for decades, with better fuel economy and a smaller footprint than ever before.


  • Designed, engineered and built for generator sets
  • State-of-the-art quality control ensures the highest level of performance

Industry-leading kW displacement and the best fuel consumption at more nodes than any competitor between 800 kW and 2500kW

More standard components, fewer parts — less hassle

Download Brochure

Our Products & Manufacturers

Discover four locations in Atlantic Canada.