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ATEX-approved starters for mining vehicles
September 3rd, 2019

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…

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custom hydraulic starting packages
August 28th, 2019

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…

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ATEX approval
July 30th, 2019

Aluminium starter motors often struggle to obtain ATEX approval. But why are they not considered safe for use in hazardous environments? The reason is aluminium is one of the primary fuels for…

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June 6th, 2019

IPU have released an invaluable pocket guide that advises Caterpillar customers how to choose the best starting system for their engine. If your application has a Caterpillar engine installed and…

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NFPA 20
February 14th, 2019

After a period of deliberation, the 2019 edition of the NFPA 20 standard has recently been released. There are notable additions to the regulations relating to the design of air and hydraulic starter…

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January 7th, 2019

IPU are heading to China to exhibit our engine starting division at the 18th GPower Exhibition. GPower is a hub of international manufacturers, traders and professionals from around the world.…

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September 11th, 2018

FOXAIR (a division of TDC Aberdeen Limited) have signed an agreement to distribute IPU Group’s air starter motors in Scotland. This will improve the supply and support of Jetstream starter motors…

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April 26th, 2018

We are delighted to announce that our representative for IPU Engine Starting in Asia, Hung-Yew Wong has been appointed as Executive Director of the Hasilwan Group. Hasilwan Group is a multi-national…

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gpower
April 12th, 2018

IPU are heading to China to exhibit our engine starting division at the 17th GPower Exhibition. GPower is a hub of international manufacturers, traders and professionals from around the world. Whilst…

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April 4th, 2018

March has been a non-stop month for IPU after we secured our largest single engine starting order in our 59 year history. IPU’s Engine Starting Division was awarded a bumper order for 14…

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