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Winter Weather Preparedness Tips : Understand the Terms

Winter Weather Preparedness Tips : Understand the Terms

  Now that December is here in the Northeast, it is time to start preparing for the long winter ahead. Although winter doesn’t officially start until December 21st the temperature have already dropped, and many of the northern states have received their first snowfall. To help you get prepared we will be posting Blizzard Preparedness Tips all month long! So make sure to check back periodically throughout the month to help make sure your home or business is ready for another unpredictable New England winter. This week’s tip: Knowing the difference between a winter storm watch and a winter... Read More

Importance of Being Prepared

Importance of Being Prepared

No matter the size or industry, all businesses can benefit from being prepared. Whether you are planning an event or planning for an impending storm, rental generators can ensure your business will continue to run smoothly and efficiently no matter the circumstances. Rental generators provide a back-up power source for your home or business which is especially important during emergency situations where grid electricity is not available. With a Weld Power generator on your side your business will no longer have to stop and wait for the power to come back. While others will be stuck in the dark... Read More

Weld Power Heads to EGSA Fall Conference

Weld Power Heads to EGSA Fall Conference

EGSA is the world’s largest organization exclusively dedicated to On-Site Power Generators. The Association is comprised of over 750 companies throughout the U.S. and around the world that make, sell, distribute and use On-Site Power generation technology and equipment. As part of our commitment to advancing professionalism within the power industry Weld Power technicians are EGSA certified. Certified technicians demonstrate a complete and thorough understanding of the power generator industry under industry wide consistent standards. Our EGSA certified technicians have completed rigorous testing. This testing not only identifies those technicians who have a broad knowledge of electricity, mechanical and... Read More

The Northeast Building & Facilities Management Show & Conference

The Northeast Building & Facilities Management Show & Conference

Weld Power Generators is proud to announce that our very own Vice President of Operations, Jim Chianese will be presenting at the 11th Annual Northeast Building & Facilities Management (NEBFM) Show and Conference. Jim will be presenting on how NFPA 110 can affect your emergency power equipment facility management implementations including additional helpful insight on how to be proactive before and after power outages. Jim’s presentation will demonstrate How to avoid fee or penalties by being NFPA 110 compliant. How to reduce company downtime. How to create your own power outage contingency plan. The Northeast Buildings & Facilities Management... Read More

The Importance of Load Bank Testing Your Generator

The Importance of Load Bank Testing Your Generator

Annual load bank testing of your emergency standby generator systems should be part of a standard planned maintenance program for your power systems.  The reason as to why you would want to load bank test your generator is to make sure that the generator will operate properly when it is called upon. The load bank test will ensure that the generator system will produce and maintain power without overheating or shutting down.  Under controlled conditions, the load bank test will also reveal any potential weaknesses that the generator system may have, meaning that this allows us to preform corrective... Read More