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June 23rd, 2017

IPU are celebrating International Women in Engineering Day on 23rd June 2017. IPU has a growing female workforce and has some advice for females considering a career in engineering. Findings…

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Ask the Experts: do I really need to condition my fuel?
June 21st, 2017

We ask one of our fuel experts: “do I really need to condition my fuel? It’s never let me down before.” Find out the answer here.

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Workwell Contract Signing
June 15th, 2017

Workwell Engineering are delighted to announce IPU Group as the sole distributor of SureStart spring starters.

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racor cross reference
June 14th, 2017

IPU have launched a new Parker Racor product selector to make it simple to find the right filter for your engine. The product selector covers a wide range of OEMs, including: Atlas Copco Caterpillar…

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SureStart Spring Starters
June 7th, 2017

Due to the rapid sales growth of our SureStart Spring Starter range we're now looking for international distributors to join the IPU family.

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June 5th, 2017

IPU are proud to be the recipients of ComAp’s ‘Highest Distributor Turnover’ award for the EMEA region for 2016. The IPU Engine Controls team visited ComAp’s headquarters in…

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black smoke reduction
May 3rd, 2017

How is black smoke caused? Standard electronic governors fitted to gensets will often over-fuel the engine to guarantee starting. The process of over-fuelling will commonly cause a large plume of…

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load bank testing
April 20th, 2017

If your genset fails a load bank testing then it must be repeated. A DieselCheck fuel test highlights diesel contamination issues before your genset fails the load bank test.

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Doesn't normal engine heat evaporate most liquid contaminants in oil?
April 19th, 2017

Technically yes it can – but it takes too long. Oil would not become contaminated with acids (caused by water reacting with sulphur oxides) or have its viscosity altered by fuel dilution if engine…

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ClearTank vs Man-Entry Tank Cleaning
April 18th, 2017

Man-entry tank cleaning is fraught with risks and can be problematic for you and your contractor. ClearTank avoids these perils by removing the need for man-entry.

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