Engine Starting News

IPU’s Webshop and Mobile App is coming…

Wouldn’t it be fantastic if you could view stock online, as well as your specific discounts and special pricing? To be able to place orders anytime, without having to pick up the phone? Even better if you could do it from your desktop, tablet… mobile?!   We’re thrilled to announce the IPU webshop and app is launching VERY soon!   We’ve been working hard in the background, building a platform with you in mind. Don’t worry, our lovely Internal Sales team…

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Vacancy: Panel Wirer Fitter and Mechanical Fitter

Job description Area of direct responsibility: As an IPU panel wirer, your responsibility will be to competently carry out a range of electrical engineering duties on control panels and units on time and to high standards. Mechanical capabilities will also be required on time and to high standards. Read on for the full job description and if you think you have what we’re looking for, email your CV to hr.recruitment@ipu.co.uk to apply!   Key responsibilities: To select and mount…

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IPU Christmas Shutdown dates

The year has flown by and I’m sure you can agree it has been a challenge for us all. With Christmas just around the corner, we need to let you know about our festive shutdown. We will be taking a well-earned break! IPU will close for Christmas on Wednesday 23rd December at 4 p.m. and will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday 4th January 2021. To ensure all deliveries are successfully made before Santa and the Elves take over, our cut off for dispatching UK based orders will be Tuesday 22nd…

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Mike Benzies joins IPU’s Board of Directors

IPU Group Ltd are delighted to announce that Mike Benzies has joined the Board of Directors as Business Development Director. Mike has been with IPU for over 3 years and has been the driving force behind the success of our Fuel Polishing hardware product range and on-site fuel cleaning business. Managing Director, Louise Hazel, said of the appointment, “This is a significant appointment for IPU as it clearly marks our commitment to growth, development and innovation with Mike at the forefront…

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IPU welcomes software engineer to the team

We are very pleased to welcome Jay Pinn to the IPU team! Jay is joining us as a PowerVision and Software Engineer and has over 20 years experience in the electronics industry, working in power electronics and embedded electronic design. Coming from the Genset and Non-Road Mobile Machinery (NRMM) markets, Jay has joined the team to increase the in-house support of all Enovations Controls products. Not only that, but Jay brings us the opportunity to tailor in-house Enovation PowerView Displays…

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IPU are open & operational – COVID update

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – IPU Group Business Continuity Customer Update IPU Group Ltd. continue to monitor the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Global pandemic and the health and safety of our employees, families, customers and suppliers remain our highest priority. Our Business Continuity plan has allowed us to remain open and operational in what is an extremely challenging time with official guidance being updated on a regular basis and we remain committed to ensuring we continue to offer…

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IPU is business as usual

IPU are closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the health and safety of our staff members, families, customers and suppliers remain the highest priority. We wanted to let you know that for us, it is business as usual. Our management team is monitoring the situation closely and our robust business continuity plan will assist us in navigating this difficult time. We have deployed a large number of our office-based staff to work remotely, to minimise the risk to our key…

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ATEX-approved starters for mining vehicles

Non-Electric Engine Starting Systems – Top 5 Advantages

You want one thing from your engine, for it to start every time you push the button. That normally requires an electric start motor. But what happens if the power is down and the starter battery has lost its charge? If the engine is critical (i.e a generator at a data centre or hospital) the results could be catastrophic. A non-electric engine starting system mitigates this risk by not suffering from the same problems. Electric batteries are one of the most common power sources for engine…

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custom hydraulic starting packages

Custom engine starting packages engineered by IPU

Hydraulic and air starting systems offer unbeatable reliability when it comes to engine starting. Especially in extreme weather environments where the reliability of traditional electric start motors can suffer. But standard systems do come with a challenge, for example hydraulic engine starting systems often require large amounts of space for the accumulator tanks. That is why IPU offers custom engine starting packages engineered to fit almost any space. Oil platforms, drilling rigs or mining…

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