An industrial generator is much the same as any other power generator with regards to their purpose and how they work, but with a few notable differences. When we use the word “industrial” we are usually looking for equipment that is rugged, dependable and designed to withstand the rigors of an industrial setting, such as a chemical plant, oil well site, or pipeline. Industrial generators are no different.
For a hotel, everything the guest experiences from the check-in process to the friendliness of the staff to the room and its amenities constitutes the total experience offered by the hotel. A good hotel’s promise should be the fulfillment of a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable stay. One element of service that shouldn’t be disregarded by hotels striving to be great is the ability to provide power to its paying customers, even during severe weather or a random blackout.
Reducing downtime has always been one of the main priorities for many companies. For some companies, the only power source available for their operations is generators due to their remote location far from a power grid. Relying solely on generators for power can be stressful due to the threat of downtime that’s caused by a breakdown. However, all of that stress can be avoided by adopting a proactive and preventative maintenance plan. Total Energy Solutions’ maintenance services can help increase your overall up-time by reducing the chance of a breakdown with our regular, preventative maintenance plan.
Grocery stores and supermarkets have become a one-stop-shop for most of the things you need on a daily basis. Many customers choose their supermarket based on how close and convenient it is to them when they need something. As consumers, we inadvertently become loyal to a grocery store over time, because it’s always there when we need it. We become familiar with it, so we know how to find what we need quickly. However, that loyalty can shift rather quickly when severe weather hits.
Emergency generators are perhaps the single best way to be prepared for any situation. Should something happen to cause you to lose power, your peace of mind comes from knowing you have a generator on standby. But what many people aren’t aware of is that there’s one big factor that can affect the performance of your generator and put it out of commission when you need it most. That one thing is contaminated fuel.
In the south, Mud Daubers, also know as Mud Wasps or Mud Divers, are active for most of the year, especially in the summer. This also happens to be the beginning of hurricane season when you are more likely to use your standby generator than any other season of the year.
An automatic transfer switch (ATS) is a device that transfers a power supply from its primary source automatically to a backup generator when it senses a failure or outage occurring in the primary source until utility power is restored.
Hydraulic fracturing, commonly called fracking, is a drilling technique used for extracting oil or natural gas from deep underground. In simplified terms, the fracking process starts with a well that is drilled vertically or at an angle from the surface to a depth of 1 to 2 miles or more.
The Permian Basin is booming. Recent estimates claim that Texas is on track to becoming the no. 3 oil producer in the world, behind only Russia and Saudi Arabia. Let that sink in for a moment.