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Generator Preparation for Winter Season
November 15, 2012 @ 9:00 am - August 15, 2017 @ 11:30 am
Lessons Learned from the October 2011 Snowstorm
READING ELECTRIC, is pleased to offer a technical workshop on Standby Emergency Generators. This Workshop will help you maintain the Standby Power Generator System in top operating condition to safeguard your operations from costly power outages in the winter months. This Workshop will reinforce your technical training and knowledge, and help you achieve maximum PERFORMANCE from your system.
THIS WORKSHOP IS OFFERED TO YOUR COMPANY AT NO COST.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This Workshop benefits those Technical Managers and Technical Personnel responsible for designing, maintaining and troubleshooting Standby Emergency Generator Electric Power Systems. You will have the opportunity to ask questions of READING ELECTRICS Technical Experts about your Generator System. The Workshop will focus on the following Preventative Maintenance topics:
- Lessons Learned from October 2011 Snowstorm
a. Batteries and Fuel
b. Extended Outage Maintenance Procedures
c. Transfer Switches
- System Tests
a. Condition Monitoring – Battery Charge, Oil Pressure, Water Temp, etc.
b. Operational Testing and Exercising
- Generator Cold Weather Problems
a. Starting Fuel
b. Starting Battery
c. Block Heaters
d. Engine Oil
e. Coolant Critical Temperature Thresholds
WHEN & WHERE: The Workshop will be held at the READING ELECTRIC Facility (80 Witman Road, Reading, PA) Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.