September 29th, 2015

Global Media Publishing (GMP) are once again hosting Energy4PowerLive and IPU will be there, both as exhibitors and as a guest speaker. The latest edition of Energy4Power will take place on the 17th…

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Offshore Europe 2015
August 14th, 2015

There are just 4 weeks until the opening of Offshore Europe 2015 and IPU will be there alongside OEM Diesel to showcase: Engine Starting Our unique range of ATEX approved hydraulic and air start…

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IPU Diesel Defence
August 12th, 2015

Why do we need fuel polishing? Since 2011, the diesel we buy has been a blend of petrochemical and biodiesel. It is now widely accepted that diesel will only remain in a useable condition for 6 to 12…

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Masterpact plug-in replacement trip unit
August 3rd, 2015

Breakers last for years; it’s trip units that need attention. Changing the breaker because components like a Masterpact M trip unit isn’t supported any more wastes time and money.…

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UK National Grid Warns of Power Shortages
July 27th, 2015

In October 2014 we reported that the UK’s spinning reserve was down to just 4%, lowest in nearly a decade. Unfortunately this situation does not appear to be improving as the National Grid…

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custom hydraulic starting packages
July 7th, 2015

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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July 2nd, 2015

Hyundai owners in parts of Scotland have received a stark introduction to the risks associated with modern biodiesel according to BBC’s Watchdog. The consumer affairs programme launched an…

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Fuel Conditioning Handbook 2015
June 17th, 2015

Many of you know that if you store diesel for longer than 6-12 months it will require conditioning. But what does that mean? And why do you need clean fuel? The IPU Fuel Conditioning Handbook…

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June 2nd, 2015

Self-regulation is a process with a poor reputation. Just ask Fifa. The result is that people are reluctant to trust self-policing organisations. Where platform safety is concerned complete trust is…

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Percentage of FAME to increase
May 29th, 2015

We’ve often speculated that the percentage of biodiesel added to petrochemical diesel would rise from the current level of 7%, but it seems that France has made the first move. Since 2011…

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