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Looking Ahead to 2022: mtu Territory Expansion

Effective January 1, 2022, Rolls-Royce Power Systems has awarded Curtis Power Solutions (CPS) the entire state of Pennsylvania and the western region of New York for mtu power generation sales and service.

Microgrids 301: Series Wrap-Up

Our three-part series of Rolls-Royce white papers concludes with a look at microgrid and distributed generation projects utilizing intelligent control systems.

Power Switch: What Does NFPA 110 Say About Transfer Switches?

When the power goes out, time is of the essence. It’s up to the transfer switch – whether physically operated (manual switch) or automatically triggered (automatic switch) – to quickly transfer the electrical load from the affected primary power source to the Emergency Power Supply (EPS).

Dealing with Supply Chain Challenges in Equipment Delivery

A recent Los Angeles Times article asked the following questions: When will supply chains be back to normal? And how did things get so bad?

Eye on Engineers: mtu Power Generation Symposium Makes Triumphant In-Person Return

The annual mtu Power Generation Symposium made a triumphant, in-person return this fall with a variety of educational sessions and social events that made this year’s event a rousing success.

Curtis Contributes to Record-Breaking Participation at 23rd Annual Edison Electric Golf Classic

Curtis Power Solutions (CPS) was a proud sponsor of, and participant in, this year’s record-breaking 23rd Annual Edison Electric Charity Golf Classic benefiting the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s Foundation. The September 20 event, held at The Cannon Club in Lothian, MD, attracted 124 golfers and raised over $40,000.

After Celebrating 1st Anniversary, Curtis Power Solutions Expands

On July 1st, Curtis Power Solutions, LLC celebrated its first anniversary, marking the successful merger of Curtis Engine & Equipment Co., Inc. (Curtis Engine) with Western Branch Diesel LLC’s Power Generation Division.

Microgrids 201: The Series Continues

Our three-part series of Rolls-Royce white papers continues with a look at microgrid and distributed generation projects incorporating battery storage with multiple energy sources, including renewables.

Rolls-Royce Redesigns mtu 150kW Gas Standby Generator

Rolls-Royce has redesigned its mtu 8V0110 GS150 standby gas generator set specifically for the North American market to feature a smaller footprint with reduced weight and noise emissions.

NFPA 110 Acceptance Testing: Proving Your EPSS Compliance

Chapter 7 of the National Fire Protection Association Standard 110 (NFPA 110), entitled “Installation and Environmental Considerations,” provides minimum installation requirements for backup power systems in critical applications. It applies to new and existing Emergency Power Supply Systems (EPSS), providing certain minimum standards recognized as essential for successful EPSS operation where a power outage would create a life safety risk.

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