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Engineered power, cooling, heating and compressed air solutions for utility maintenance, commissioning and emergencies

Nuclear Plants

Natural Gas Plants

Coal Plants

Hydro Plants

Solar Plants

Wind Farms

Waste Water Facilities

Transmission and Distribution

Nuclear
  • Alternate power and cooling systems that address limited condition of operation (LCO) commitments during planned outages
  • Cooling solutions to increase worker stay-time parameters
  • Temporary cooling for spent fuel pools during maintenance projects
  • Emergency and backup power
  • Certified technicians and engineering teams to support implementation and project management

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Natural Gas Plants
  • Temperature control and dehumidification systems to protect turbine components and windings during plant maintenance
  • Temporary power systems during catastrophic failures
  • Process improvements such as cooling turbine inlet air to increase efficiencies
  • Custom power systems for generator stator loop testing

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Coal Plants
  • Temperature control and dehumidification systems to protect turbine components and windings during plant maintenance
  • Temporary power systems during catastrophic failures and MCC/Switchgear change outs
  • Process improvements such as lube oil cooling and season inlet water cooling to increase efficiency and minimize downtime
  • Supplement plant air for outage support and mechanical failure
  • Custom power systems for generator stator loop testing
Hydro Plants
  • Temporary power during outages to keep gates and spillways operating
  • Turbine room cooling
  • Dehumidification for stator windings during outages
  • Dehumidification for spillways and gates during re-coating process
  • Heating for concrete curing during construction
  • Temporary micro grid generation during seasonal droughts and low water level
Solar Plants
  • A/C – D/C load bank testing for pre-commissioning and commissioning of solar farms
  • Seasonal switchgear and MCC cooling
  • Supplemental generation/DER to support farm during outage and maintenance events
  • Transformer and switchgear supplement for redundancy and change outs

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Wind Farms
  • Temporary power systems to test, certify and start up wind turbines when grid power is not yet available
  • Rental power for pre-commissioning, construction trailers, testing and nacelle storage
  • Generators and load banks for commissioning
  • Power, heating and cooling for planned outages and tower maintenance

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Waster Water Facilities
  • Compressed air for aeration basins during blower maintenance
  • Emergency power for unplanned outages
  • Critical backup power (natural gas or diesel)
  • Chillers and heaters for process water
  • Discharge water cooling to meet regulations

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Transmission and Distribution
  • Minimization of power supply interruptions during maintenance and upgrades with complete, temporary power systems synchronized to the grid
  • Temporary power fleets to restore power during emergencies caused by severe weather, earthquakes and other natural disasters
  • Long-term provisions for distributed generation systems in outage-prone areas

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“Power plants can’t run at their best without regular maintenance. However, you need to keep planned outages to a minimum, or risk letting your customers down.”

Power is in our blood

We believe our power generation and utilities expertise is second to none. Whether you’re bringing a wind turbine or nuclear plant online, need backup power during planned maintenance or have a power emergency, we’ll respond quickly to keep things on track.

We know that no two plants are the same. So instead of supplying off-the-shelf rental equipment, we listen to your needs, work out the best approach, then deliver, install and monitor the best kit for the job. Most of the time, this means we custom-design power, cooling or dehumidification systems. And this is where we excel.

Our electrical engineers and industry-savvy technicians are trained to work in the utilities industry, which means we know how to reduce outages, keep customer interruptions to a minimum and maintain a safe working environment. You’ll be in safe hands with us as your utility partner.

Keep power flowing to your customers

Our experienced utility engineers can help you by:

  • Working quickly to restore power with backup or emergency power systems during outages caused by weather, equipment breakdown, or natural disasters.
  • Finding the best way to avoid disruptions during routine maintenance or grid upgrades.
  • Supplying power and temperature-control systems designed to maintain your plant’s capacity.
  • Carrying out wind turbine testing and commissioning to help you achieve certifications and get online faster.

Your customers depend on you, so when the unexpected happens we’ll be there to back you up.

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“It’s essential for utility companies to keep the lights on for their customers. We understand power plants and grids inside out, so we can get things online fast.”

Keep downtime to a minimum in the most efficient way

Power plants can’t run at optimal levels without regular maintenance. However, we understand the need to keep planned outages to a minimum, or risk letting your customers down. We can help you review your processes and engineer the best approach to your maintenance processes and schedules, ultimately reducing outage days, saving money, and focusing on safety.

During maintenance, we can supply high-voltage switch gear and transformers that sync with the grid to augment, or replace, power. And if you face a sudden power outage, our expertise and fast turnaround times mean that we can get you back online as quickly and as painlessly as possible.

Health and safety first: keeping critical conditions cool

We put safety at the heart of everything we do. From making work environments comfortable to installing process cooling systems in power plants, there are many ways we can keep mission-critical systems running.

We provide:

  • Dehumidification systems to help preserve your equipment and protect turbine engines from corrosion.
  • Cooling systems to enhance power production by lowering inlet and discharge temperatures.
  • Effective workspace cooling systems and heat-stress mitigation.
  • Spent fuel cooling for Nuclear power plants.

We have the skills and accreditation to provide comprehensive power and cooling systems for nuclear plants– something very few companies can claim.

 

“Argentina has a high-quality grid with unique requirements. We chose Aggreko as our temporary power supplier due to their ability to adapt their equipment to our voltage frequency and PF control applications, as well as providing power in both grid and island mode. We are pleased that Aggreko is offering its services in Argentina at such competitive prices.”

Santiago Pierro Director ,
Energia Argentina S.A.

“The demand for electricity in Kenya continues to rise. As a direct result of the productive partnership between KenGen and Aggreko, together with the efficient way Aggreko has managed the temporary power contract, we have not had to ration power in Kenya.”

Eddy Njoroge Managing Director ,
Kenya Generating Electricity Company Ltd

“During this time of transition for the island’s power infrastructure, it has been invaluable to have Aggreko working with us to ensure that power supplies have not been affected. The Aggreko solution has been an integral part of our plan to upgrade the existing power stations on the island.”

Hubert de Palm General Manager ,
Water & Energy Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles

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