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Industrial Generators: Manufacturing and Warehouse

As large manufacturing plants and warehouses integrate more digital technology into their operations and processes at a rapid pace, having reliable access of consistent power and electricity has emerged as an increasingly important consideration. In the event of a power outage, mechanical error or human miscalculation, the losses in productivity, costs and quality of services could be devastating for the warehouse or industrial plant that ripple throughout each department of the entire company. ...
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Why You Need Backup Power for Your Retail Store

  Imagine all of the things that go wrong when the power goes out: The employees cannot operate the cash register or conduct debit or credit card transactions, so your business experiences a loss of sales. Many customers will abandon their purchases, further contributing to the profit loss. Deliveries, incoming and outgoing, will be delayed, which leads to angry and dissatisfied customers who may start patronizing your competitors. During a power outage, the employees are still getting pai...
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Assurance Power Systems Is the Solution for Data Center Power Backup

  Assurance Power Systems (APS) offers its data center clients the full range of contemporary solutions for all their power backup issues. APS technicians are trained and certified to identify the unique backup power needs of any data center, and provide the full service solution that answers every need in full. Below is a brief guide to backup power generation for data centers, and what you, the client, need to know about the services that we provide.   Data Center Backup Generators ...
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Expert Vendor for Claim Adjuster

As a claim adjuster, I always look towards APS for professional technical advice and providing apples for apples repair and replacement quotes for our insureds. Making APB my first call for nearly all generator claims. Either as our expert vendor or as a repair vendor for the insured.   Thanks,   Joseph Tamres General Adjuster   The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company
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How to Protect Your Power Generator from the Elements

If you're a homeowner in South Florida, a back-up power generator is a necessity, not a luxury. A residential generator automatically powers up your whole house in the event of a blackout or power outage. It can be your saving grace during a bad storm or hurricane, but you must protect your power generator from the elements, or it may not help you in an emergency.     You should start thinking about protecting your power generator from the elements, even before you buy one. If you wan...
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5 Reasons Why You Need a Standby Home Generator in South Florida

 Why you NEED a Generator In a world where we rely more and more on electricity, the grid is aging rapidly, catastrophic weather events are increasing, so can you really live without a backup generator?  We don’t think so!  We value your security, safety and comfort and have developed solutions to give you the confidence you need no matter what life throws your way.  Our Generac home generators may be just the thing to ensure the safety and security of your family and busines...
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Elizabeth H Dudley

Dear Mr. Ferrigno,  Right before the "non" hurricane I was scheduled for a swap out of my generator from 2000.  I am writing to tell you how impressed I have been with your installation crew.  They came when scheduled, and quickly installed my new generator.  At all times they were courteous and knowledgeable.  They were very careful of my property in a tight situation,  And when they left everything was nicely cleaned up. In particular Brian was concerned that...
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Linda Coolidge

  During Hurricane Mathew (2016) was the first time that we needed our generator which was installed in 2015.  I am so happy with the results of our unit.  Having this quality generator gave me much peace and security as I awaited the storm. Indeed the electricity did go out sometime after midnight. I heard the unit click on and it continued all night, giving me the opportunity to relax as I was listening to the howling wind.   When we decided to purchase a generator w...
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Countdown To The 2016 Hurricane Season: 10 Ways To Prepare In 10 Days

With the 2016 hurricane season just 10 days away (June 1st marks the beginning of the season), now is the time for Florida residents to prepare their homes and businesses for what experts are predicting will be the most active season since 2012. For those of us who have lived in South Florida through forces of nature like Hurricane Wilma and Hurricane Andrew, we know it’s only a matter of time before our luck runs out again and a hurricane runs in. Preparedness is the key to withstanding a hurr...
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South Florida Storm Highlights Need for Standby Generators

(Image Source: Juan David Guerrero)   This past week, South Florida residents and business owners located in Martin, Palm Beach, and Broward County found themselves at the mercy of tornado warnings, hail, high winds, lightning storms, and flash floods. Luckily, outside of a single major accident on I-95 just past the Hillsboro Blvd. exit, no one was seriously injured. However, the overall extent of the damage is expected to be widespread as videos showing cars submerged in water and image...
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