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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.

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.

Rental Department Provides Mobile Generators for Biden Inauguration

Curtis Power Solutions was honored to provide more than two dozen rental generators for Verizon Wireless cell towers used during the 2021 inauguration of President Joseph R. Biden. It’s the fourth time our Rental Department has been chosen by the customer – in this case, by both Verizon Wireless and the electrical contractor -- as the mobile power provider for cell service at a presidential inauguration.

South Region Celebrates a Banner First Quarter

For the Curtis Power Solutions South Region team, it was a fast start to 2021 as Q1 showed strong growth in the number of projects the team can bid and support through the commissioning process. “Our growth with the new team is really hitting its stride to support increased volume and capitalize on customer activity in the market,” says Josh Falcone, V.P. and General Manager, South Region. Falcone cites a number of contributing factors:

Addition of Rovniak Strengthens Central Region Sales Team

Powergen industry expert Jay Rovniak, a retired U.S. Navy captain with 12 years of experience supporting facility managers in a wide range of industries, has joined the Central Region sales team in Product Support Sales for Central Virginia.

Now Open: Power Generation Hubs in Raleigh-Durham and Fredericksburg

The Raleigh-Durham metro area is one of the fastest growing markets in North Carolina and America. Fredericksburg, VA is experiencing its own boom, with accelerated growth expected when the Fredericksburg Extension brings the I-95 HOV/HOT lanes to the city next year. To support this growing need for critical infrastructure and backup power, Curtis Power Solutions has opened two new offices to provide power generation hubs that better serve customers in these regions.

MTU News: Expansion of Mankato Plant

The increasing demand for product offerings in the power generation market has led to the need for updated facilities, equipment and processes to safely handle customer requirements. As a result, according to an October 2020 article in Diesel Progress, Rolls-Royce has announced a $13.9 million investment in its Power Systems business unit for the expansion of its mtu power generation manufacturing facility in Mankato, Minn.

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