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Archive for August 2016

Guide to Become a Technician

Heavy equipment technicians are a vital part of our economy. They service and repair Cat® equipment used to build roads, bridges and buildings. Few technicians today learn these skills. As a Cat technician and heavy equipment mechanic, you’ll have the opportunity to work with over 300 different types of Cat …

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Seismic Certification ensures critical facilities remain fully functional after a seismic event

Because a continuous source of power is required to reliably operate critical equipment in the hospital industry, standby generator sets are indispensable in medical facilities. Ensuring the dependability of a generator set, however, can be a challenge, particularly in California, where seismic activity can threaten the equipment that allows hospitals …

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Resist or React: The Case for Reactive Load Bank Testing for Stationary Engines

For years, responsible facilities managers have been aware of the need for backup electric power generation equipment at their businesses as “insurance” against threats such as lost time and damage to equipment due to interruption of utility power. Backup generators, and the testing and maintenance associated with their operation, represent …

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Strategies for Maintaining Standby Generators Powered by Biodiesel

In a contemporary marketplace where a continuous source of electricity is less a convenience than a necessity, most businesses recognize the value of investing in an emergency generator set. Not only do these standby power systems allow companies to minimize costly instances of downtime by supplying electricity to critical loads …

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Driving Fuel Economy

It almost goes without saying that one of the greatest challenges facing a fleet manager today is dealing with the rising cost of fuel. Controlling fuel economy can be an elusive goal. Most of our fleets are already in place; aerodynamic design, tires, and engines are already installed to help …

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