Archive for 2013

ElectroIndustry – “Amperes – Not Volts – Kill”

This article “Amperes – Not Volts – Kill” from ElectroIndustry Magazine sheds light on the inherent dangers of working with electricity and why you must always follow best safety practices when around live wiring or energized equipment. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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Distributed Energy – “Getting More Efficiency Out of Your UPS System”

This article “Getting More Efficiency Out of Your UPS System” from Distributed Energy Magazine reviews the importance of UPS systems for mission critical facilities and how efficiency is beginning to play a larger role in the decision process. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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Distributed Energy – “Uptime Forever: Data Centers Strive for Secure, Uninterrupted Power”

This article “Uptime Forever: Data Centers Strive for Secure, Uninterrupted Power” from Distributed Power Magazine discusses the important role diesel generator sets, uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems, and batteries play, as well as, how death-before-downtime is a mandate for today’s 24×7 mission critical facilities. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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PS&C Supports TE Connectivity

                                                 

TE Connectivity selected the PS&C Series XC Hybrid Rotary UPS to support their “mission critical” operations. TE Connectivity designs and manufactures components and products for a variety of industries including automotive, data communication systems, consumer electronics, telecommunications, aerospace, defense and marine, medical, energy and lighting. The company serves customers in more than 150 countries.

The Series XC Hybrid Rotary Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system combines the best features of both Rotary and Static power systems into the ultimate in power protection available today. The superior reliability of the Series XC RUPS significantly reduces the cost of ownership and eliminates costly power disturbances. TE Connectivity is thrilled with their new RUPS system and it has already protected a loss of power numerous times during its short time in operation!

Power Systems & Controls has a state of the art production and test facility located in Richmond, VA allowing for easy access to Washington, DC and the east coast. PS&C has the unique ability to support both static (solid-state) and rotary (motor generator) UPS, frequency converter, and power conditioning requirements as we are one of the few companies in the world that manufactures both types of technology. Power Systems & Controls is an employee owned company and has a long history of successfully supporting mission critical applications across the world. PS&C – The Power Is On!

About PS&C

Power Systems & Controls is a world leader in power quality and power protection technology, building systems for mission critical applications world-wide. Clients include many of the world’s leading research and test laboratories, rail and sea mass transit, advanced manufacturing, and data centers. The company was founded in 1965 by CAT. Today the company is headquartered in Richmond, VA and supports the USG and DOD, Fortune 500, and many other international organizations on a wide range of applications. We don’t just solve power problems; we engineer power solutions.

Distributed Energy – “Testing and Measuring: Accurate Assessments and Precise Evaluations are an Important Aspect of Effective Energy Management”

This article “Testing and Measuring: Accurate Assessments and Precise Evaluations are an Important Aspect of Effective Energy Management” from Distributed Energy Magazine sheds light on the importance of accurate testing and measuring for power quality and energy management. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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Distributed Energy – “Prepping and Planning: When it comes to Emergencies and Disasters, an Ounce of Preparation and a Hefty Dose of Onsite Power can Keep the Lights on and the Electricity Flowing”

This article “Prepping and Planning: When it comes to Emergencies and Disasters, an Ounce of Preparation and a Hefty Dose of Onsite Power can Keep the Lights on and the Electricity Flowing” from Distributed Energy Magazine sheds light on the importance of long term planning when approaching backup power for mission critical facilities. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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IDEX 2013

                                                                          

Power Systems & Controls will be travelling to IDEX 2013 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from February 17 – February 21, 2013. IDEX takes place biennially at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), which is centrally located in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. IDEX is the only international defence exhibition and conference in the MENA region demonstrating the latest technology across land, sea and air sectors of defence. It is a unique platform to establish and strengthen relationships with government departments, businesses and armed forces throughout the region. 

Power Systems & Controls has a state of the art production and test facility located in Richmond, VA allowing for easy access to Washington, DC and the east coast. PS&C has the unique ability to support both static (solid-state) and rotary (motor generator) UPS, frequency converter, and power conditioning requirements as we are one of the few companies in the world that manufactures both types of technology. Power Systems & Controls is an employee owned company and has a long history of successfully supporting mission critical applications across the world. PS&C – The Power Is On!

About PS&C

Power Systems & Controls is a world leader in power quality and power protection technology, building systems for mission critical applications world-wide. Clients include many of the world’s leading research and test laboratories, rail and sea mass transit, advanced manufacturing, and data centers. The company was founded in 1965 by CAT. Today the company is headquartered in Richmond, VA and supports the USG and DOD, Fortune 500, and many other international organizations on a wide range of applications. We don’t just solve power problems; we engineer power solutions.

Distributed Energy – “Ensuring The Reliability Factor”

This article “Ensuring The Reliability Factor” from Distributed Energy Magazine does a great job focusing on the important role Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems and Generators have in protecting our Mission Critical facilities, as well as, a great explanation about what constitutes a Mission Critical facility. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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Distributed Energy – “Backup and Beyond: How Water Utilities can Avoid Disaster by Implementing a Systems-wide Approach to Backup Power”

This article “Backup and Beyond: How Water Utilities can Avoid Disaster by Implementing a Systems-wide Approach to Backup Power” from Distributed Energy Magazine sheds light on how important backup power is to the integrity of our nation’s water utilities. You can read the article by clicking Here.

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ElectroIndustry – “Three-Part Safety Portfolio Reduces Arc-Flash Risk”

This article “Three-Part Safety Portfolio Reduces Arc-Flash Risk” from ElectroIndustry Magazine gives a detailed overview of the best approach for limiting your arc flash risk and how important an Arc Flash Analysis is to insuring the safety of not just the facility but personnel as well. You can read the whole article by clicking Here.

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