Happy Independence Day from Bay City Electric Works
Bay City Electric Works would like to wish you and your family a happy and safe Independence Day. As we celebrate our liberty and freedoms, we remember and support those who protect them. Thank you to the brave men and women that serve our country.
Documenting the Sequence of Operation for Paralleling Switchgear
Because no two power systems are the same, the sequence of operation for paralleling switchgear should be custom designed to meet project requirements. Kohler Power Systems takes an intuitive, chart-based approach to documenting how a system responds to normal operations and system failures.
The Importance of Maintaining Your Generator's Fuel System
Many generator systems use diesel engines as the prime mover. Stored diesel fuel is susceptible to many forms of contamination and if left untreated over time it will degrade substantially. It is crucial to maintain and test stored diesel fuel frequently, especially on standby generator systems that are idle for long periods with little use.
The single most frequent service call for generator failure is related to battery failure. Eighty percent of all battery failure is related to sulfation buildup — the accumulation of lead sulfates on the plates of lead-acid batteries. This buildup occurs when the sulfur molecules in the electrolyte (battery acid) become so deeply discharged that they begin to coat the battery's lead plates.
Kohler Power Solutions Center
Kohler is pleased to announce the release of the new Power Solutions Center (PSC). The PSC has been developed with your input and your request for an improved sizing and specification tool. We have also incorporated additional tools to make the job of sizing and specifying a power system easier.
The PSC is Kohler’s all-new, user-friendly spec and sizing program. An innovation so advanced, it will change the way power systems are specified.