In the Gulf Coast region, the summer and spring months bring upon hurricane season as well as unpredictable severe thunderstorms during the heat of the summer. Which is why hurricane preparedness for businesses in the Gulf Coast region is especially crucial. From local restaurants and medical facilities to utility providers such as telephone companies, all need to be prepared in emergency weather situations.
With the hurricane season approaching, it’s important to make sure that your generator is ready to handle the load your facility needs at any moment. You can ensure that you are never left without electricity by implementing a preventative maintenance and testing regime for your generator.
When you think of emergency backup generators and emergency preparedness plans, most people think of hospitals, grocery stores and their homes. However, one application that doesn’t always come to mind is pharmacies.
With the storm activity in the Gulf of Mexico increasing while we approach the thick of Hurricane season, we wanted to give you, your family and your company a guide on to be prepared in all aspects for an approaching storm. Preparedness is essential for dealing with the challenges of hurricane season, and it will help you and your loved ones keep peace of mind. Here’s a rundown of what you can do to remain safe and prepared before a storm is in the Gulf when it’s approaching, and during it.
On February 7th, 2017, at least seven tornadoes touched down in Louisiana. The band of storms caused major damage prompting Governor John Bel Edwards to declare a state of emergency and urge residents to take shelter. But while most were seeking shelter, our team was jumping into action to deploy eight 2-megawatt generators to Felixville, LA to keep a pipeline booster station operational.