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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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IPU launches online purchasing

IPU has launched a new online shopping facility on its website, www.ipu.co.uk. The initial launch is limited to a selection of fuel filtration products: Racor 1000FH turbine filters and 2020-series elements Racor 900FH turbine filters and 2040-series elements Racor 500FG turbine filters and 2010-series elements Racor FBO filter housings and elements “We know our prices are very competitive and we know we attract a lot of traffic to our website. The challenge we faced was that visitors to…

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Latest updates to G59 regulation (effective 1st Feb 2018)

The Association of Manufacturers and suppliers of Power Systems and ancillary equipment (AMPS) has released information on the latest updates to the UK Grid Connection Requirements. This affects all Non-Type Tested Generating Plants from 50Kw and above commissioned after 31st January 2018. The Distribution Code Review Panel has advised of the publication of a revised Distribution Code (V29) and a revised Engineering Recommendation G59/3-3. These take effect for all new Non-Type Tested…

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Find the correct Parker Racor product for your engine

It can be difficult finding out which Racor product you need to fit your engine. IPU’s Parker Racor product selector takes the hassle and the hard work away. The product selector covers a wide range of OEMs, including: Atlas Copco Caterpillar DAF Iveco JCB MAN Scania Volvo Simply select your engine OEM and model and it will give you the correct filter. You can find the Racor cross reference table and product selector here. IPU are official distributors for Parker Racor, a global…

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IPU wins Commitment to People Development Award!

The Black Country Chamber of Commerce awards, held at Dunstall Park on November 17th celebrated the best businesses that the Black Country has to offer. IPU are extremely proud to announce that we were awarded the top prize for Commitment to People Development. The winning of this award aligns perfectly with 2 of our key company values: ‘Brilliant People‘ and ‘Relentless Pursuit of Excellence‘. Mark Reynolds, our People and Quality Lead said of winning: “Just being…

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