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Save When Using Broco Oil on Weld Power Generators This Winter!

Save When Using Broco Oil on Weld Power Generators This Winter!

The team at Weld Power Generator is proud to partner with Broco Oil for the second year in a row. As a leading fuel provider in New England, the team at Broco Oil works to keep facilities across an expansive service area fueled and prepared for upcoming storms, weather emergencies and other unexpected power outages; allowing mission-critical organizations, public safety and data-driven companies to stay online until full power is restored. For the second winter in a row, if you call Broco Oil and mention Weld Power, you’ll be able to save 10% off your order of premium fuel.... Read More

Making Sure Your Generators are Prepared for Winter

Making Sure Your Generators are Prepared for Winter

Do not let winter’s ultra-cold temperatures catch you by surprise year. Prepare well in advance so that your generators can operate well no matter what the weather looks like outside. If you have not performed winter maintenance yet, here is a quick checklist of what to do in order to keep your generators performing throughout the winter months. Schedule maintenance early Snowfall in your area may make it impossible for a technician to service your generator if it fails. This is why it is critical to schedule any maintenance before that happens. If you have a standby generator that is... Read More

How Often Should the Fluids in my Generator be Changed?

How Often Should the Fluids in my Generator be Changed?

Your commercial generator is not something you want to discover an issue with when you need it. Maintaining your generator’s fluids is one of the easiest ways to ensure it runs reliably. This article runs through important times to check (and change) your commercial generator’s fluids for optimal performance.  Installation It may seem obvious, but sometimes checking oil at installation gets overlooked. Many commercial generators ship without oil, so you will definitely need to add some when it arrives. If you’ve purchased a used generator, it may still be worth checking, as the previous owner may not have filled... Read More

What Happens During a Generator Maintenance Visit & Inspection

What Happens During a Generator Maintenance Visit & Inspection

Even though your business may rarely use its generator, it is not something that you want to discover is broken when you do need it. That is why it is essential to perform preventative maintenance on your generator and have it inspected regularly. You’ll want to schedule major maintenance with a certified technician at least twice per year and schedule preventative visits between uses to make sure each component of your generator is fully functional. Preventative Maintenance You’ll want to perform weekly and monthly maintenance on your own generator. These steps are simple, and will ensure your system continues to... Read More

Generator Preparation for Thunderstorms

Generator Preparation for Thunderstorms

Summertime means warm weather and moisture, leading to a higher chance of thunderstorms forming especially near bodies of water. Lightning is a common and dangerous factor in thunderstorms, striking at any time up to ten miles away from any associated rainfall. Accompanied by high winds, lightning strikes can lead to power outages, which can affect your level of operations at your business. Making sure your facility is prepared in the case of a weather emergency is critical to reducing data loss. Do you have a generator? A power generator will be able to keep your facility online while the... Read More

Generator Maintenance for New England Hurricane Season

Generator Maintenance for New England Hurricane Season

Hurricane season begins on June 1st and runs through the end of November, during which New England and the Mid-Atlantic regions may experience severe winds, rains and flooding. With thirteen named hurricanes anticipated for the season, it is critical to make sure your facility is prepared for potential power grid failures and to protect data, especially if your business is operational during emergencies. Make sure your employees and building are prepared by following these tips! Create a Contingency Plan Emergencies can occur at any time, day or night. If your town or city loses power, having a contingency plan... Read More