Engine Starting News

Meet IPU Engine Starting at China’s GPower – 21st to 23rd April 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. You’ll find us on stand 2-392 in Hall N2! Whilst at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, IPU will be exhibiting:   Spring starters: A reliable, cost-effective way of providing manual starting for diesel engines up to 12 litres. They are simple to install and are ideally suited to harsh…

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FOXAIR to distribute IPU air starting systems in Scotland

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 in the region and promote the adoption of high-quality remanufactured Ingersoll-Rand and TDI motors.   FOXAIR has considerable experience delivering air starting solutions to the marine, oil & gas and industrial markets throughout Scotland. “We are delighted to support IPU and the…

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Hung-Yew Wong joins Hasilwan Group

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 engineering and distribution business with offices in Singapore, Malaysia, and China. The new milestone will mark the beginning of the journey that provides a platform for both companies to achieve significant business growth for many years to come. HY and Hasilwan will be working closely with…

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Meet IPU at GPower China – 3rd to 5th May 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 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, IPU will be exhibiting: Spring starters: A reliable, cost-effective way of providing manual starting for diesel engines up to 12 litres. They are simple to install and are ideally suited to harsh environments, including marine and offshore…

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Biggest single order in IPU Engine Starting history

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 hydraulic starting systems totaling £500,000. The order comprised of 14 6 x 50 litre hydraulic starting systems with solenoid and foot start valves for ExxonMobil in Malaysia. The project was completed in less than 3 months, despite the completion of 3 other Engine Starting projects taking place in the…

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engine starting Q&A

IPU Engine Starting Q&A

We sat down with IPU’s Engine Starting Divisional Director and asked him our most frequently asked questions in an engine starting Q&A session. Why use an alternative to an electrical start motor? Diesel engines in most applications and industries use the standard type electric starter motor as their method of primary starting. However if environmental, application, safety or black-start conditions dictate that electrical power is unsuitable or needs a backup solution, IPU has…

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International Workboat Show

IPU to Exhibit at International Workboat Show | 30 Nov-2 Dec 2016

IPU are once again exhibiting at the largest marine industry trade event in North America, the International Workboat Show. The team from IPU UK and IPU USA will be in New Orleans to showcase our comprehensive range of spring, hydraulic and air start motors. IPU engine start systems provide independent or black-start capability for vessel emergency generators and on-board fire pumps. They are robust and reliable even in extreme temperatures, making them ideal for marine environments. Spring…

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