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The Importance of Winter Contingency Plans

The Importance of Winter Contingency Plans

As drastic weather starts to hit New England, it is crucial to make sure your facility has a contingency plan in place in case of a power outage. This plan needs to contain measures for getting communications online as soon as possible and taking extra measures in case of a multi-day outage. Preparing for the Storm Prior to the storm, employees should be tracking the weather, monitoring its course and transmitting any messages possible to keep the community informed about the situation. The facility’s generator needs to be tested and have fluid levels checked to ensure that it can act... Read More

Top 5 Generator Repairs

Top 5 Generator Repairs

When it comes to generator repairs all are important and necessary to ensure the proper working condition of your unit. But not all repairs are equal. The difference is in the urgency of the repair. For example, reactive maintenance is an urgent repair that needs to be done immediately when there is an unexpected equipment breakdown. While corrective maintenance is a milder repair found through a controlled environment by a diagnosis detected through either our preventative or predictive maintenance. With a corrective maintenance, you protect your equipment’s and systems from any unexpected breakdowns and failures that could lead to... Read More

Winter Weather Preparedness Tip #4: Make Sure You Are Power Prepared

Winter Weather Preparedness Tip #4: Make Sure You Are Power Prepared

  One of the worst things about winter weather is losing power. Losing power is not only inconvenient but could end up costing you thousands and thousands of dollars in lost revenue. Most businesses know that time is money and the longer your business is unable to operate due to a power outage the more money you are losing. Avoid downtime by being power prepared this winter! Being Power Prepared goes beyond just having a backup generator. You need to make sure your power generator is ready to kick in if (and when) the power goes out. Check out... Read More

Winter Weather Prepardness Tip : How to Prepare Your Office Building Prior to a Snow Storm

Winter Weather Prepardness Tip :  How to Prepare Your Office Building Prior to a Snow Storm

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail”- It may be a simple quote but it holds a lot of meaning especially when it comes to running a business. In order to run a successful business you need to prepare for the unexpected from issues with customers, disgruntle employees and even extreme weather conditions. By failing to prepare for these factors you could be setting your business up for failure. If you operate your business in the Northeast you know the importance of being prepared for the unexpected weather, especially during the winter. Northeastern winters have been known... Read More

Winter Weather Preparedness Tip: Create a Winter Weather Contingency plan for your employees!

Winter Weather Preparedness Tip: Create a Winter Weather Contingency plan for your employees!

  Not even a full week into December and we have already experienced our first snowfall here and Boston! And if this is a sign of what’s in store this winter, it is even more important to start preparing now! Today Weld Power Generators brings you our second winter weather preparedness tip – Create a Winter Weather Contingency plan for your employees! If your business operates in the Northeast you are no stranger to the unpredictable winters in this area. The months from December to March usually include freezing temperatures, whipping winds and lots of snow and ice. But... Read More