MTU Onsite Energy has received a Gold Award in the sixth annual Product of the Year competition for its diesel-powered generator set based on the all-new MTU Series 1600 engine.
Uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems are central to the design and implementation of a standby power supply strategy. At the heart of the UPS system is the rechargeable battery, an element as important as the design of the system itself and a possible ‘weak link’ unless maintained and serviced regularly.
At this year's Shipbuilding, Machinery & Marine Technology international trade fair (SMM), the Tognum subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen together, with MTU South Africa (PTY) Ltd, supplier of engines, complete propulsion and power systems in southern Africa, launched a new, standardised genset for diesel-electric propulsion and onboard power generation.
In times of dwindling natural resources and increasingly expensive raw materials, it is a task of central importance in road construction to develop road milling machine designs that are viable for the future and effectively reconcile economical and environmental considerations.
Tower Power Utility Ltd (TPUL) and Gentec have commenced an expansion programme to meet the growing customer demand for clean and reliable power. This expansion will increase the TPUL installed generation capacity from 8.75MW to 14.9 MW.