• Westfield Generators appointed new sales and service centre for Scotland

    Finning Power Systems (Finning), the sole supplier of Cat equipment in the UK and Ireland, has appointed Westfield Generators as its new electric power (EP) Authorised Sales & Service Centre (ASSC) for Scotland.

  • Military deployment of generators following ‘no-deal' Brexit

    A ‘no-deal’ Brexit could result in serious issues in electricity supply to Northern Ireland.

    With a current shared market between Northern Ireland and the Republic, leaving the EU could essentially exclude Britain from Europe’s electricity market.

  • Cummins is one of the first manufacturers to receive the 2018 IBC Seismic Certification for its power generator sets

    Cummins became the first power generator manufacturer to obtain the 2018 International Building Code (IBC) seismic certification. The IBC code provides minimum requirements to safeguard the public health, safety and general welfare of the occupants of new and existing buildings and structures.

  • Generator sets: Evolving for a new generation

    Paul Creighton, managing director of FG Wilson outlines the benefits of generator sets and although a tried and tested technology, explores how and why they have developed into what they are today.

  • MCPD: Your questions answered

    The medium combustion plant directive (MCPD) is a means of improving air quality. It controls SO2, NOx, CO and particulate emissions from plant equipment, by regulating medium sized equipment that performs combustion. The MCPD became law in December 2018, but there is still some confusion surrounding it. Clinton Noble, diesel generator sales manager at Finning UK & Ireland, addresses some frequently asked questions about the MCPD and back-up generators.