Engineering News | Generators and Standby Power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/generators-and-standby-power Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:45:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company launched natural gas gensets at electricity show in Dubai https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-gensets-launched-at-electricity-show-2019-04-26 Halima Frost Generators and Standby Power Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516681 1555580952 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792496_resized_generatorscummins04191022.jpg NEXT GEN GEN Cummins launched the HSK78G gas generator series last month 511 287 Generator supplier helps combat load-shedding impact https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/generator-supplier-helps-combat-load-shedding-impact-2019-04-26 Halima Frost Generators and Standby Power Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516550 1555580952 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792217_resized_generatorszestwegdoodan04191022.jpg HOT HOT HOT The Doosan generator is one of the long term - mid range - solutions Zest WEG offers 511 287 Company making inroads into embedded generation generators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-making-inroads-into-embedded-generation-generators-2019-04-26 Halima Frost Generators and Standby Power Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516706 1555580952 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792556_resized_generatorshimoinsagcontainer04191022.jpg DUCKS IN A ROW If installed and maintained correctly, a genset can minimise operational costs on site 511 287 Generator company offers contingency planning assistance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/generator-company-offers-contingency-planning-assistance-2019-04-26 Halima Frost Generators and Standby Power Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516711 1554819749 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792566_resized_generatorsaggreko04191022.jpg MASTER PLAN Aggreko helps clients plan for the unexpected 511 287 Compressor supplier offering containerised solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compressor-supplier-offering-containerised-solution-2019-04-09 Halima Frost Generators and Standby Power Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516678 1554819767 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792492_resized_generatorsrandairpowerlift04191022.jpg POWER LIFT The containerized generators offer power to remote areas 511 287 Maverick Generators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maverick-generators-2019-04-26 Creamer Media Reporter Generators and Standby Power Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517717 1555590318 1556229600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794725_resized_85031022.jpg 511 287 Local manufacturer supplies backup power to new Sandton development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturer-supplies-backup-power-to-new-sandton-development-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505399 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 TwinPower generator doubles the power, flexibility of containerised gensets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/twinpower-generator-doubles-the-power-flexibility-of-containerised-gensets-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505094 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Ventilation key to genset safety https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ventilation-key-to-genset-safety-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Generators and Standby Power Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505424 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767912_resized_resizedgeneratorsceomichaelvanniekerkaspfire1120181022.jpg MICHAEL VAN NIEKERK Generators can be a potential source of fire ignition, owing to the high temperatures of the manifold, if not stored correctly 511 287 Eskom to increase OCGT use at certain power stations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-increase-ocgt-use-at-certain-power-stations-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Generators and Standby Power Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505414 1544166347 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Power generation rental popular in developing, underdeveloped countries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-generation-rental-popular-in-developing-countries-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Generators and Standby Power Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483845 1524227647 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local company invests in significant rental fleet expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-invests-in-significant-rental-fleet-expansion-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Generators and Standby Power Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483883 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New gensets introduced at Middle East Electricity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-introduces-new-engines-at-middle-east-electricity-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Generators and Standby Power Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483816 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Site survey recommended before installing power backup system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/site-survey-recommended-before-installing-power-backup-system-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Generators and Standby Power Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483818 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Power storage tech development on the rise https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-assessing-way-technology-will-change-electricity-generation-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Generators and Standby Power Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483925 1524227647 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719977_resized_himoinsageneratorsets0320171022.jpg POWER GENERATION The company provides several power generation, distribution and storage systems worldwide 511 287 Company operating under new name https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-generators-and-motor-division-operating-under-new-name-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Generators and Standby Power Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483814 1524484383 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Electric vehicle growth puts pressure on nickel supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-vehicle-growth-puts-pressure-on-nickel-supply-2017-12-08 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471892 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693847_resized_seanmulshawwoodmackenzie1120171022.jpg SEAN MULSHAW An increase in demand for passenger electric vehicles will be driven predominantly by the Asia-Pacific region – especially China – as well as Europe and North America 511 287 Energy efficient transformers reduce financial and environmental costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficient-transformers-reduce-financial-and-environmental-costs-2017-12-08 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471901 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693891_resized_unknown.jpeg GREEN TECHNOLOGY Legrand’s cast resin transformers have no risk of insulating fluid losses and are a low fire hazard, even when operating in harsh environments 511 287 Quality reprioritised in local battery market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-reprioritised-in-local-battery-market-2017-12-08 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471890 1512735754 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693840_resized_northstaraceblueaztec1120171022.jpg POSITIVE RESPONSE NorthStar ACE was launched in South Africa this year and Aztec has seen a positive local market response to its advanced capabilities 511 287 Himoinsa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/himoinsa-2017-04-28 Zandile Mavuso Generators and Standby Power Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:58:00 +0200 448958 1503392350 1503392280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644151_resized_0000640677angolapowerplant1022.jpg 511 287 Experts positive despite industry challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/experts-positive-despite-industry-challenges-2017-04-07 Johane Turkstra Generators and Standby Power Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449325 1492783632 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641618_resized_gphartisinalworker04171022.jpg INDUSTRY CHALLENGE There is a need for artisan mechanical skills in the generator industry 511 287 Cordless tool battery offers 80% more power than previous models https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cordless-tool-battery-offers-80-more-power-than-previous-models-2017-04-07 Johane Turkstra Generators and Standby Power Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449568 1492783632 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642256_resized_boschcoregba18v63herobattery03171022.jpg BOSCH GBA18V63 CORE18V LITHIUM-ION 6.3 AH BATTERY A stronger and longer-lasting battery performance in high-load applications 511 287 Company expands its range of portable generators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-portable-generator-range-2017-04-07 Johane Turkstra Generators and Standby Power Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449570 1492783632 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642260_resized_atlascopcomobilegeneratorsqesrange0420171022.jpg MOBILE GENERATORS FAMILY The new additions are the QES 60, QES 85, QES 105, QES 120, QES 150 and QES 200 511 287 Interrupted grid energy supply stimulates energy-storage growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interrupted-grid-energy-supply-stimulates-energy-storage-growth-2017-04-28 Johane Turkstra Generators and Standby Power Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449589 1492783632 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642303_resized_gridpowerruralafricapowerinfracture032017jpg1022.jpg POWER STORAGE Demand for backup power has increased, owing to interruptions in grid power supply 511 287 Generator servicing lessens fire hazard risk https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/generator-servicing-lessens-fire-hazard-risk-2017-04-28 Johane Turkstra Generators and Standby Power Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449290 1492783632 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641523_resized_aspfire11015duane2jpg1022.jpg GENERATOR FIRES Flammable liquid and hot components can easily cause a fire 511 287 Off-grid solutions prove highly effective for specified needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/off-grid-solutions-prove-highly-effective-for-specified-needs-2017-04-28 Johane Turkstra Generators and Standby Power Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449584 1492783632 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642283_resized_cumminsqsk95hedgehogmostpowerfulenginefromcummins032017jpg1022.jpg QSK 95 HEDGEHOG Cummins specialises in the design and manufacture of pre-integrated generator sets from 8 kVA to 3 300 kVA 511 287 Company extends range to meet demand for portable power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-extends-range-to-meet-demand-for-portable-power-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435783 1480410058 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000607320_resized_vertnsmacwelder1120161022.jpg ENSURING DEPENDABLE POWER NSM’s welder is just one of several new products in Vert Energy’s offering for the mining, commercial and industrial sectors 511 287 Parallel generator plants a cost effective solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parallel-generator-plants-a-cost-effective-solution-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435750 1480410058 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000607239_resized_maverickgenerators1120161022.jpg ALTERNATE POWER PLANTS Maverick Generator’s eight-unit parallel generator plant has proven to be a cost-effective back-up power solution for an agriculture company in Limpopo 511 287 High- and medium-speed power generation products for South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high--and-medium-speed-power-generation-products-for-s-africa-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435781 1480410058 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Preventing interference of electrical noise in emergency operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/preventing-interference-of-electrical-noise-in-emergency-operations-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435870 1480410059 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Monitoring portal ensures standby power equipment is primed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monitoring-portal-ensures-standby-power-equipment-is-primed-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435770 1480410058 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000607278_resized_powermodemonitoringportal1120161022.jpg RELIABLE READINGS The Powermode Monitoring Portal provides more accurate information than other systems owing to its ability to measure both the incoming and outgoing current in the battery 511 287 Hybrid gensets to complement renewable energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hybrid-gensets-to-complement-renewable-energy-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435857 1480410059 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New small-scale generator powerful but quiet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-small-scale-generator-powerful-but-quiet-2016-12-02 Robyn Wilkinson Generators and Standby Power Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435877 1486477808 1480629600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000607575_resized_kohlergenerator1120161022.jpg POWERING HOMES As people continue to build larger homes, Kohler Generators has seen an increased demand for smaller residential generators 511 287 High-horsepower generator introduced onto market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-horsepower-generator-introduced-to-market-2016-04-22 Simon Sonnekus Generators and Standby Power Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407413 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000533653_resized_qskgenset0420161022.jpg RELIABLE BACK UP POWER The QSK95 can facilitate a facility’s full load in less than ten seconds 511 287 Energy storage possible standby for grid failure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-possible-standby-for-grid-failure-2016-04-22 Simon Sonnekus Generators and Standby Power Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407406 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Generators withstand tough conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/diesel-generators-to-withstand-tough-conditions-2016-04-22 Simon Sonnekus Generators and Standby Power Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407399 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000533662_resized_zestweggenset0420161022.jpg CUSTOM GENSETS Custom generator options offer creative solutions, complemented with aftermarket service 511 287 South African company stocks French solar hybrid product https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-company-stocks-french-solar-hybrid-product-2016-04-22 Simon Sonnekus Generators and Standby Power Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407438 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000533686_resized_schneiderconextswinvertercharger0420161022.jpg BACK UP POWER In residential back-up power applications, the Conext SW inverter integrates into the electrical system and converts power from battery reserves to support critical loads 511 287 Alternators ensure electricity solutions for industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternators-ensure-dependable-electricity-solutions-for-telecoms-industry-2016-04-22 Simon Sonnekus Generators and Standby Power Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407420 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0