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Cummins Standby Generator

New Cummins C275D5 standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a service station in Co Cork, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C275D5 key features include: ✔️ Cummins QSL9-G5 Engine ✔️ 275kVA/220kW Standby Power ✔️ 250kVA/200kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCDI274K Alternator ✔️ PowerCommand 1.2…

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SIEL UPS System

New SIEL GreenPoint 6kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned at an Irish Water site in Co Cork where it will provide uninterruptible power to UV filtration system on site. The UPS system was also supplied with an internal battery pack and a wall mounted external bypass panel. Is your business prepared for disruptions…

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A diesel standby generator should form part of your business continuity plan as it ensures that your business can continue to run when there is a disruption to the mains power supply. Relying on mains power alone puts your business at risk of losing access to business-critical operations, systems, and income. Diesel standby generators provide:…

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Socomec Masterys BC+ Ups System

New Socomec Masterys BC+ 10kVA UPS system was recently supplied and commissioned at a consultancy firm based in Co Cork, where it will provide uninterruptible power to their ground floor IT room. This UPS system joins another Socomec UPS system that we previously installed to provide our client with completely protected power across their business…

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Cummins C275D5 diesel generator

New Cummins C275D5 diesel generator was recently dispatched to our client in Dublin, where it will provide prime power to their power vehicle testing equipment. The Cummins C275D5 key features include: ✔️ Cummins QSL9-G5 Engine ✔️ 275kVA/220kW Standby Power ✔️ 250kVA/200kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCDI274K Alternator ✔️ PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an…

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Understanding the difference between prime and standby power can help you decide on the best generator and accessories needed for your business. What is Prime Power A prime power generator is used to provide the primary power source for the equipment it is powering. Generators that are used for prime power are designed to run…

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Uninterruptible power can be delivered in many ways – the two most common are single-phase and 3-phase. What is Single-Phase Power? Single-phase power is the most common form of AC power delivery. Because residential power requirements are generally much less than business power requirements, single-phase is sufficient. Single-phase power produces a single wave of power.…

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ups system

New SIEL SafePower-S 20kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned at a water treatment plant in Co Roscommon, where it will provide uninterrupted power to their UV filtration system. The UPS System was also supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit…

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Standby Generator

New Cummins C55D5e standby generator and 650 ltr bunded fuel tank was supplied and commissioned for a windfarm substation in Co Offaly. This project included: ✔️ Install fuel lines between the fuel tank and generator ✔️ Install hot air discharge ducting from generator to open air ✔️ Install extended insulated exhaust flue to open air…

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Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems provide critical backup power to keep your business running during a power outage, brownout or any other situation that may cause an interruption in power supply and impact the operation of your critical systems. The size and design of a UPS System determines how long it will supply power. What are the types of…

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Standby Generator

New Cummins C170D5 standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a bar and restaurant in Co Kerry, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was also supplied with a 250Amp auto change-over panel for a seamless transition of power when it detects a…

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New Socomec Masterys GP4 80kVA UPS system with custom bypass panel was supplied and commissioned at a new pharmaceutical plant in Co Cork. The UPS system was also supplied with battery packs to provide extended back-up time. Is your business prepared for disruptions to your power supply? Our team are specialists in pairing you with…

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Diesel Generator Cummins

New Cummins C90D5 diesel generator was supplied and commissioned at a GAA grounds in Westmeath, where it will be used to provide prime power to their newly installed floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was also fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit to ensure reliability and maximise performance. Shanahan Power is on-hand to…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 10kVA 3 Phase UPS system was supplied and installed at a water treatment plant in Roscommon, where it will protect their UV filtration system. Is your business prepared for disruptions to your power supply? Our team specialises in pairing you with the right power solution to suit your business needs. Contact us…

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Cummins Open Skid Generator

Cummins C825D5 standby open skid generator was recently installed at a water treatment plant in Co Kilkenny, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. This project included: ✔️ Bunding of the generator set ✔️ Installation of a bunded 24 hour fuel tank ✔️ Bunding pipework between…

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Diesel generators play a key role in business continuity, but it’s important to keep safety in mind when installing and operating a diesel generator. Here are our top things to consider to safely operate your diesel generator: Choose the right diesel generator If your generator is too small for your power requirements, it will be…

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Cummins Standby Generator

New Cummins C66D5e Standby Generator was recently supplied to a cold storage business in Kildare, where it will provide standby power to their IT infrastructure. The generator was also supplied with an auto change-over panel to provide a seamless transition of power when it detects a failure or outage. Shanahan Power is on-hand to offer…

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Preventative maintenance is essential in ensuring that you get the most out of your investment and helps to maximise the lifespan of your diesel generator. How Generator Maintenance Supports Your Business Ensures power when you need it the most: Generator maintenance ensures that your generator is functional and operational. A well-maintained generator performs optimally and ensures that…

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Standby Generator

New Cummins C110D5 standby generator was supplied and commissioned at a hotel in Co Kerry, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was also supplied with a 160Amp auto change-over panel for a seamless transition of power when it detects a failure or outage. Shanahan Power is…

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Unplanned disruptions to your power supply can be costly, especially when you rely on your power for business productivity. Unplanned power outages can affect business activities across a variety of channels including: Loss of sales Loss of productivity Damage to stock/loss of perishables Damage to critical equipment Data loss/corruption Decreased employee productivity Unforeseen expenses Here…

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Standby Generator

New Cummins C22D5 standby generator was supplied and commissioned at a newly built apartment complex in Limerick, where it will provide standby power to water supplies and fire services. The generator was also supplied with an 63Amp G-TEC Auto Transfer Switch to ensure that the generator automatically turns on when there is a disruption to…

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New Socomec Masterys BC+ 30kVA UPS system was recently installed at a medical research lab in Dublin, where it replaces an older UPS system to provide better reliability. The UPS system was also provided with internal long design life batteries to provide 20 minutes of back-up time. Shanahan Power is a Socomec Irish Partner. Contact…

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New Cummins C330D5 diesel generator was supplied, commissioned and plumbed to a long run bunded fuel tank for an engineering business in Co Cork, where it will provide prime power to their workshops. Prior to delivery, the generator was also fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit to ensure reliability and maximise performance. Shanahan…

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New Cummins C110D5 standby generator was supplied, plumbed and commissioned at a windfarm in Co Offaly, where it will provide standby power during the event of a mains failure, or during planned maintenance. The generator was also supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank to allow for longer runtimes. Shanahan Power is an Authorised…

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UPS System battery failure can occur from manufacturing defects or issues caused by incorrect installation and usage. Awareness of some of the causes of battery failure can help to prevent damage and troubleshoot problems if they occur. Common causes of UPS System battery failure: Physical Damage – Damage can occur if a battery is stored,…

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New Cummins C330D5 diesel generator was recently supplied and installed at a Co Kerry hotel. This generator was synchronised with the grid to provide uninterrupted power to the hotel during the switch over from the mains power to the generator during peak times and will also provide standby power in the event of a mains…

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New Cummins C66D5e standby generator was supplied and commissioned for an apartment complex in Co Dublin, there it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C66D5e key features include: ✔️ Cummins 4BTAA3.3-G14 Engine ✔️ 66kVA/53kW Standby Power ✔️ 60kVA/48kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCI224F Alternator ✔️ PowerStart 0500 Controller…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 20kVA single phase UPS System was supplied and commissioned for an apartment complex in Co Dublin, where it will provide uninterruptible power to their safety infrastructure on site. The UPS System was also supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or…

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New Cummins C22D5 standby generator was supplied and commissioned for a pharmacy based in Co Limerick. The generator was also supplied with an auto change-over panel for a seamless transition of power when it detects a failure or outage. Shanahan Power is on-hand to offer advice on pairing your generator with the right accessories –…

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New Socomec Itys 10kVA UPS System was supplied and commissioned for a remote monitoring station based in Co Wexford, where it will protect the power supply to their critical loads. The Socomec Itys features include: ✔️ Available from 1-10kVA ✔️ Single Phase ✔️ Unity Power Factor ✔️ Up to 95% (VFI), 98% (EcoMode) Efficiency Shanahan…

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Two new Cummins C550D5 and one C330D5 standby generators were supplied and commissioned at a medical equipment manufacturer’s premises in Co Leitrim, where they will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about…

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New Socomec Masterys BC+ 3/1 phase UPS System was recently installed at a switchgear manufacturer’s premises in Co Galway, where it will be used to provide uninterruptible power to their IT equipment. The Socomec Masterys BC+ features include: ✔️ Available from 10-160kVA ✔️ 3/1 and 3/3 Phase ✔️ 0.9 Output Power Factor ✔️ Up to…

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New Cummins C170D5 standby generator was supplied, plumbed and commissioned at a substation based in Co Wexford. The generator was also supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank to allow for longer runtimes. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 30kVA UPS System was recently supplied, installed and commissioned at a university in Ireland’s south east. The UPS System was supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load, and a battery cabinet holding…

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New Cummins C275D5 standby generator was supplied and commissioned at a 24 hour service station in Co Laois. The generator was also supplied with an 400Amp G-TEC Auto Transfer Switch (ATS) to ensure that the generator automatically turns on when there is a disruption to the mains power. When power is restored, the ATS will…

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New Socomec Itys 6kVA single phase UPS system was supplied and commissioned at a Credit Union based in Co Limerick. The Socomec Itys features include: ✔️ Available from 1-10kVA ✔️ Single Phase ✔️ Unity Power Factor ✔️ Up to 95% (VFI), 98% (EcoMode) Efficiency Shanahan Power is a Socomec Irish Partner. Contact us to find…

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New Cummins C220D5 standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a premises in Co Laois, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was also supplied with an auto change-over panel for a seamless transition of power when it detects a failure or outage. Shanahan Power is…

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Two new SIEL GreenPoint 6kVA UPS Systems were recently installed at a Primary Care Centre in Co Galway to protect their critical loads. The UPS Systems were also supplied with battery packs to provide extended back-up time. Is your business prepared for disruptions to your power supply? Our team are specialists in pairing you with…

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Cummins C110D5 standby generator and 1000 ltr bunded fuel tank was supplied and positioned for a newly built radar station. The next phase of this project includes the installation of a hot air discharge ductwork, extended exhaust flue and fuel lines before final commissioning. We specialise in delivering custom power solutions across every stage of…

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New Socomec Masterys 60 kVA UPS system with internal batteries was recently supplied and commissioned at a Dublin university to protect their critical loads. The Socomec Masterys GP4 features include: ✔️ Available from 10-160kVA ✔️ 3/1 and 3/3 Phase ✔️ Unity Power Factor ✔️ 96.5% (VFI), 99% (EcoMode) Efficiency Shanahan Power is a Socomec Irish…

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Our Managing Director Diarmuid Shanahan and Project Manager John Mc Carthy were delighted to attend the STAMFORD | AvK ‘Dealer of Tomorrow’ conference in Windsor, UK. We were honoured to participate and network with other STAMFORD | AvK Authorised Dealers from the EMEA region. STAMFORD | AvK’s commitment to consistent Aftermarket support and strong partnerships was emphasised throughout the…

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New Cummins C90D5 standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned for our client based on Co Offaly, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C90D5 key features include: ✔️ Cummins 6BTA5.9-G5 Engine ✔️ 90kVA/72kW Standby Power ✔️ 82kVA/65kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCI224G Alternator…

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An Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system supplies a steady supply of emergency power to systems to safely power them down, or switch to a stable supply of power when there is a disruption to the mains power. Does your business need a UPS system? A UPS system should form part of your business continuity plan…

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New Cummins C220D5 diesel generator was recently delivered to our client in Co Cork, where it will be used to provide prime power to their laser cutting machines on site. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a PMG kit and PowerCommand Cloud Remote Monitoring software to provide access to remote monitoring and live…

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New Cummins C90D5 diesel generator was recently supplied to a Co Meath football club, where it will be used to provide prime power to their pitch floodlighting. The generator was also supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank to allow for longer runtimes. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact…

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An uninterrupted power supply (UPS) system is one of the most important aspects of maintaining stability in your business operations, especially leading into the winter months where there may be an increased risk of disruptions to your power supply. UPS systems are designed to provide clean, uninterrupted power to sensitive electronic equipment by filtering out disruptive…

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We recently completed a project at a hospital in Cork where we supplied, installed and commissioned a Cummins C900D5 standby generator. The project scope included: ✔️ Sound attenuation for 65dBA at 1m ✔️ Hot air discharge and fresh air inlet attenuated louvers ✔️ Gravity dampers on louvers ✔️ Exhaust system install in room with touch…

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New Socomec Netys RT UPS system was recently supplied and commissioned at a HSE site in Co Galway. The UPS System was supplied with three battery extension packs for extended back-up time, and an SNMP card to allow for remote management. Pairing your UPS system with the right accessories ensures that it will perform to…

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Cummins diesel generator

New Cummins C44D5e Standby diesel generator was recently delivered to a farm in Co Limerick, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Prior to delivery, our service engineers converted the generator to single phase to suit the existing connection on site. Shanahan Power is an Authorised…

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SIEL UPS System Ireland

New SIEL GreenPoint single phase UPS system was recently supplied and commissioned for an Irish Water site in Co Cork. The UPS System was also supplied an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Need help with choosing…

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Cummins Diesel Generator Ireland

New Cummins C110D5 diesel generator was recently supplied to our client based in Achill Island, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins generators available: 📞…

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UPS System Ireland

New SIEL SafePower-S 10kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned for an office based in Limerick City. The SIEL SafePower-S features include: ✔️ Available from 10-200 kVA ✔️ 3/3 phase ✔️ Output Power Factor 1 ✔️ 95.5% efficiency ✔️ Parallelable up to 4 units Is your business prepared for disruptions to your power supply?…

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New Cummins C90D5 diesel generator was supplied and commissioned at a Co Carlow GAA club to provide prime power to their pitch floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was also fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit to ensure reliability and maximise performance. Shanahan Power is on-hand to offer advice on pairing your generator…

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With increased pressure on the supply and demand of power during the winter months, it’s important to get prepared for unplanned disruptions to your power supply. Out top reasons for investing in a diesel generator: Business continuity – loss of power can impact sales, productivity, stock, data and more. Standby power can minimise these impacts…

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Cummins C275D5 diesel generator was supplied and commissioned at a Portlaoise hotel to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C275D5 key features include: ✔️ Cummins QSL9-G5 Engine ✔️ 275kVA/220kW Standby Power ✔️ 250kVA/200kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCDI274K Alternator ✔️ PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer…

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New Socomec 10kVA Masterys GP4 UPS System was recently installed for our client in Shannon to protect their critical IT loads. The UPS System was also installed with an SNMP card for remote management, and an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without…

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New Cummins C90D5 generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a GAA grounds in Co Cork. The generator was also supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank to allow for longer runtimes. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins generators…

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AC means ‘Alternating Current’, which means the current is constantly changing direction. In AC voltage, electric charges change direction periodically. It is the most common type of voltage used to transmit electrical energy across long distances. Generally, AC supplies power to homes and businesses. Direct current (DC) voltage means the electric charges flow in only…

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New Cummins C2000D5 standby generator with custom built acoustic container positioned on the roof of a six-storey building in the middle of Dublin City. The next phase of this project is the installation of a fuel system for HVO fuel. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out…

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Two new SIEL GreenPoint Single Phase UPS Systems were recently installed at an Irish Water site in Co Cork, where they will be used to protect their UV filtration equipment. The SIEL GreenPoint RT features include: ✔️ Available from 1-10 kVA ✔️ Single Phase ✔️ Unity Power Factor ✔️ Online Double Conversion ✔️ Rack/Tower Convertible…

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New Cummins C220D5 standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a food distribution business in Co Wexford, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C220D5e features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️220kVA/176kW Standby Power ✔️200kVA/160kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 1.2 Controller We specialise in…

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A diesel generator radiator is a cooling system that reduces the heat generated by a diesel generator. A generator produces energy by converting fuel into mechanical energy, and in the process, heat is also generated. This heat can damage the generator and surrounding components, making the radiator a vital part of the cooling system. The…

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Two new SIEL GreenPoint 6kVA UPS Systems were recently supplied and installed at a primary care centre in Co Roscommon. The UPS Systems were installed in parallel for N+1 redundancy and they share the centre’s IT load between them. Is your business prepared for disruptions to your power supply? Our team are specialists in pairing…

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Our service engineers on site at a port responding to a service call. We care for over 1000 power systems across Ireland, ensuring that they are maintained in line with manufacturer requirements and ready to operate when needed the most. Our Asset Care Management service includes: ✔️ 24/7/365 Breakdown Assist ✔️ Preventative maintenance ✔️ Asset…

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The main function of a diesel generator exhaust system is to safely remove harmful gases produced during operation. As the engine burns fuel, it creates exhaust gases that must be vented out of the generator and away from people and equipment. The exhaust system consists of several parts, including the exhaust manifold, muffler, and exhaust…

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New Cummins C66D5e generator was recently commissioned at a Co Cork GAA club, where it will provide power to their pitch floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and was supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank to allow for longer run times. Shanahan Power is…

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A UPS system is designed to provide uninterruptible power in case of a power outage, brownout, or any disruption to your power supply that can cause damage to your critical equipment. A UPS system usually consists of two primary components – the battery system and the rectifier. The battery system stores the power, while the…

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New Cummins C38D5 generator was supplied and commissioned for our client based in Dublin, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C38D5 features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️38kVA/30.4kW Standby Power ✔️35kVA/28kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerStart 0500 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 30kVA UPS System was recently supplied and installed at a Dublin print works, where it will protect their business critical systems. The SIEL SafePower-S features include: ✔️ Available from 10-200 kVA ✔️ 3/3 phase ✔️ Output Power Factor 1 ✔️ 95.5% efficiency ✔️ Parallelable up to 4 units Is your business prepared…

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New Cummins C220D5 Standby Spec generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a SuperValu store in Co Kerry, where it is replacing an older unit on site for greater reliability. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins generators available: 📞 Dublin:…

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One of three new Cummins C22D5 Standby Spec generators were recently supplied to a Limerick Group Water Scheme to replace their older sets on site. The generator was also supplied with a Cummins GTEC Auto Transfer Switch to automatically transfer power when it detects a failure or outage. Pairing your generator with the right accessories…

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Three new SIEL GreenPoint RT UPS systems were recently installed at a medical facility based in Co Limerick, where they will protect their IT systems. The SIEL GreenPoint RT features include: ✔️ Available from 1-10 kVA ✔️ Single Phase ✔️ Unity Power Factor ✔️ Online Double Conversion ✔️ Rack/Tower Convertible Need help with choosing the…

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New Cummins C66D5e was recently supplied and commissioned for our client to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and was supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank to allow for longer run times. Shanahan Power is…

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Your diesel generator’s fuel system is crucial in ensuring that your business operations continue to run when there is a disruption to your mains power supply. Having a good understanding of how the fuel system works can help you with knowing the components that need to be regularly maintained to ensure safety and reliability, how…

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New Cummins C330D5 Standby generator was supplied and commissioned for our manufacturing client based in Co Clare. The generator was also supplied with an 800Amp G-TEC Auto Transfer Switch (ATS) to ensure that the generator automatically turns on when there is a disruption to the mains power. When power is restored, the ATS will reconnect…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 10kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned for an Irish Water site in Co Cork. The SIEL SafePower-S features include: ✔️ Available from 10-200 kVA ✔️ 3/3 phase ✔️ Output Power Factor 1 ✔️ 95.5% efficiency ✔️ Parallelable up to 4 units Need help with choosing the right UPS System? Our…

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New Cummins C90D5 generator was supplied and installed for a Cork GAA club, where it will be used to provide prime power to their pitch floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and was supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank. Pairing your generator with the…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 10 kVA UPS System was supplied and commissioned for our client in Co Galway, where it will be used to protect their critical equipment. The UPS System was supplied with a battery pack for extended back-up time, and an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for…

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New Cummins C110D5 generator was supplied to a Tipperary based business where it will be used to provide prime power for their equipment on site. The Cummins C110D5 features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️110kVA/88kW Standby Power ✔️100kVA/80kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us…

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New SIEL GreenPoint RT UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned for our client based in Athlone to protect their communications equipment. The SIEL GreenPoint RT features include: ✔️ Available from 1-10 kVA ✔️ Single Phase ✔️ Unity Power Factor ✔️ Online Double Conversion ✔️ Rack/Tower Convertible Need help with choosing the right UPS System?…

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New Cummins C44D5e generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a private premises in Co Dublin, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins generators available:…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 20kVA UPS System was recently supplied and installed at an Irish Water site in Co Sligo, where it will supply uninterrupted power to their UV filtration system. The SIEL SafePower-S features include: ✔️ Available from 10-200 kVA ✔️ 3/3 phase ✔️ Output Power Factor 1 ✔️ 95.5% efficiency ✔️ Parallelable up to…

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New Cummins C450D5 Standby Generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a West Cork SuperValu store, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Do you rely on power for business-critical equipment? Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your…

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New Socomec Netys RT 5kVA UPS System was recently supplied and installed for our client based in Co Clare. The Socomec Netys RT was also installed with a rack mounted bypass to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Want to find…

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New Cummins C66D5e Standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a substation in Co Donegal. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins generators available: 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1 522 2320 📞 Limerick: +353 69 23 003 💻 https://buff.ly/3ZOI7pU 📧 [email protected]

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New SIEL SafePower-S 30kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned for an Irish Water Site in Co Tipperary. The SIEL SafePower-S features include: ✔️ Available from 10-200 kVA ✔️ 3/3 phase ✔️ Output Power Factor 1 ✔️ 95.5% efficiency ✔️ Parallelable up to 4 units Need help with choosing the right UPS System? Our…

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Recently our Managing Director, Diarmuid Shanahan, and our Projects Manager, John McCarthy, attended the Cummins Europe Power Generation Dealer Conference in Daventry, UK. The conference was a great opportunity to spend time with the Cummins team and meet other European Authorised Dealers. We also got to see the latest Q-Range release, the 1100-1250kVA Enclosed Set…

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New Cummins C55D5e generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a Co Wexford GAA Club where it will be used to provide prime power to their new pitch floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was also fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit to ensure reliability and maximise performance. Shanahan Power is on-hand to…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 20kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned for our manufacturing client based in Co Clare. The UPS system was also supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. The installation and commissioning…

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Our services engineers were on site at the University of Limerick to load bank test two new Cummins C275D5 generators and two new Cummins C550D5 generators that were recently supplied to the university to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Load bank testing: ✔️ Ensures the reliability and efficiency of your…

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New 60kVA Socomec Masterys GP4 UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned at a Dublin University campus to protect their critical loads. Need help with choosing the right UPS System? Our team are specialists in pairing you with the right power solution to suit your business needs. Contact us to find out more: 📞 Dublin:…

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New Cummins C900D5 Standby Spec generator was supplied and commissioned for our client based in Cork City, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C900D5 features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️900kVA/720kW Standby Power ✔️820kVA/656kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 3.3 Controller We specialise in providing…

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New SIEL GreenPoint 10kVA Single Phase UPS System was supplied and commissioned for a new sports retail store in Limerick City to protect their critical equipment. The UPS System was supplied with a battery pack for extended back-up time, and an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe…

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New Cummins C90D5 generator was recently delivered to a Co Tipperary GAA Club, where it will provide prime power to their pitch floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and was supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank. Pairing your generator with the right accessories ensures…

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An inverter is one of the main components of a UPS System – It plays a vital role in turning the DC (direct current) power stored in batteries into the AC (alternating current) power required to power your business equipment. How Does an Inverter Work in a UPS System? When the UPS system detects a…

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An old FG WIlson 465kVA standby diesel generator with a Scania engine getting a new OEM cooling radiator, after the previous one failed beyond economic repair. The cooling radiator was installed and tested on-site by our service engineers. The correct maintenance and using OEM parts that are endorsed by the generator manufacturer can extend the…

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New Cummins C22D5 standby spec generator was recently supplied and commissioned at a residential premises in Co Tipperary. Prior to delivery, our service engineers converted the generator to 14.7 kVA to suit the existing connection on site. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the…

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New Cummins C330D5 standby spec generator was supplied and installed at a residential care centre in Co Galway. The generator was installed with: ✔️ 5000 litre bunded fuel tank ✔️ Fuel polishing system ✔️ Fuel lines between the fuel tank and the generator ✔️ Hot air discharge ducting to external louver ✔️ Extended twin wall…

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An air filter is a vital component of any diesel generator – it filters the air that enters the engine, preventing harmful particles and debris from damaging the engine. The air filter’s role is to ensure that the engine receives clean air to burn the fuel efficiently and provide optimal performance. Without an air filter,…

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Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems provide critical backup power to keep your business running during a power outage, brownout or any other situation that may cause an interruption in power supply. While UPS systems are essential to ensuring the continuity of your business operations, they require regular maintenance to function optimally. How UPS Maintenance Supports…

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New SIEL GreenPoint 10kVA single phase UPS system was recently supplied and commissioned at an Irish Water site in Co Tipperary. The UPS system was supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Pairing your UPS…

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New Cummins C90D5 generator was supplied and commissioned at a well-known Dublin based soccer team’s training ground to provide prime power to their new flood lighting system. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit by our service engineers. Pairing your generator with the right accessories ensures that your…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 120 kVA UPS system was recently supplied and commissioned at a manufacturing plant based in Co Meath. The UPS system was supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Without an external bypass…

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New Cummins C110D5 generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a Donegal GAA Club, where it will provide prime power to their flood lighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and it was supplied with a 1000 litre bunded fuel tank. Pairing your generator with the right…

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New Socomec Masterys GP4 20kVA UPS system with internal batteries was recently installed in an ICT room for our client based in Co Clare to replace an older and oversized unit. Need help with choosing the right UPS System? Our team are specialists in pairing you with the right power solution to suit your business…

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Our service engineers on site in Co Kerry replacing a read crank seal on this Cummins C330D5 generator. Expert after care and regular maintenance is vital in ensuring that your power system performs to it’s full potential, and in preventing failures. Providing care for over 500 power systems across Ireland, our Asset Care Management service…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 20kVA UPS system with internal batteries was recently commissioned for an Irish Water site. The UPS System was also supplied with an external bypass panel to enable it to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance without any disruption to the load. We have a range of UPS systems available that can be…

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New Cummins C330D5 generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a service station based in Co Clare, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was also supplied with an 630Amp Cummins GTEC Auto Transfer Switch to automatically transfer power when it detects a failure…

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Two new SIEL SafePower-S 10kVA UPS systems were recently supplied and commissioned for a Co Galway residential care centre to support their critical loads. The UPS systems were installed in parallel for N+1 redundancy for greater reliability and a wrap around bypass panel. We have a range of UPS systems available that can be tailored…

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New Cummins C550D5 generator was supplied and commissioned for a medical distribution facility in Co. Sligo. As part of the project we designed, supplied and commissioned a synchronising system using ComAp synch controls and G10 mains protection to allow the load to soft transfer between the mains power supply and the generator without interruption to…

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New SIEL GreenPoint 6kVA single phase UPS system was recently commissioned at an Irish Water site in Co Offaly. The UPS System was also supplied with an external bypass panel to enable it to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance without any disruption to the load. We have a range of UPS systems available that…

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New Cummins C220D5e generator getting into position at a student accommodation centre in Co Galway, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C220D5e features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️220kVA/176kW Standby Power ✔️200kVA/160kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 1.2 Controller We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning,…

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A diesel generator needs more than just fuel to operate properly – an alternator plays an essential role in providing clean electricity for powering equipment safely and efficiently. What Is an Alternator? An alternator works with the diesel generator to convert mechanical energy into electrical energy. The purpose of an alternator is to keep the…

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Cummins C330D5 Generator

New Cummins C330D5 Standby Spec generator was recently commissioned for a veterinary clinic to provide standby power to their critical equipment. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and supplied with an auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator…

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A static bypass switch is a part of an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) system that helps manage and protect connected loads from any sudden changes in electrical current or voltage. What is a Static Bypass Switch? A static bypass switch is an automatic transfer switch (ATS) that works with UPS systems to enable them to…

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Cummins C66D5e generator

New Cummins C66D5e generator was recently supplied to a Limerick based engineering company where it will be used to provide prime power to their workshop. The Cummins C66D5e features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️66kVA/53kW Standby Power ✔️60VA/48kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerStart 0500 Controller We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul…

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Kilovolt-amperes (kVA) is a measure of apparent power – it represents the total amount of power that is being used by a system, and it is an important factor for business owners when considering investing in a diesel generator. kVA vs kW – what’s the difference? Kilovolt-amperes are a unit of measurement that refers to…

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New Cummins C220D5e generator was recently collected by one of our resellers before it heads to its final home in Co Cork. The Cummins C220D5e features include: ✔️Cummins Engine ✔️220kVA/176kW Standby Power ✔️200kVA/160kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 1.2 Controller We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul – contact us…

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New Socomec Itys 6kVA UPS System was recently commissioned at a Cork based clinic to protect their critical loads. The UPS System was also supplied with an external bypass panel to enable it to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance without any disruption to the load. We have a range of UPS systems available that…

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An uninterrupted power supply (UPS) system is one of the most important aspects of maintaining stability in your business operations. An online double conversion UPS system can provide a higher efficiency, better surge protection and a faster response time. What is an Online/Double Conversion UPS System? An online/double conversion UPS system is designed to provide…

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New Cummins C66D5e generator was recently supplied to our client based in Co Cork, where it will be used to provide prime power to equipment in their workshop. Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about the range of Cummins generators available: 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1…

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Image of a Cummins C33D5 diesel generator delivered into position on site

New Cummins C33D5 diesel generator was recently delivered to an OPW site based in Co Sligo. Prior to delivery, our service engineers converted the generator to 22kVA single phase to suit the existing connection on site. Do you rely on power to maintain business operations? Our team is on hand to offer advice on power…

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New Cummins C275D5 Diesel Generator was recently supplied to a food producer in Co Cork, where it will be used to support their increased power requirements during harvesting months. The Cummins C275D5 features include: ✔️Cummins QSL9-G5 Engine ✔️275kVA/220kW Standby Power ✔️250kVA/200kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford UCDI274K Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer…

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Knowing how long your diesel generator can run is important when it comes to planning for power disruptions, maintenance and ensuring the generator is operating to its full potential. What Affects Generator Run Time? Generator run time depends on several factors, including the type of fuel used, the load on the engine, and other environmental…

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New Cummins C55D5e Standby generator was recently commissioned at a private residence in Co Kerry. Prior to delivery, our service engineers converted the generator to 35KVA to suit the existing connection on site. The generator was also supplied with a 125Amp auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to…

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Every business should have a plan in place to protect its operations from power outages, spikes, and surges – installing an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) System can help prevent costly downtime, lost data or damaged equipment in the event of a power failure. Uninterruptible power supplies provide an alternate source of energy when electrical systems…

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New Cummins C330D5 generator was recently commissioned for our client in Co Cavan, where it will be used to provide standby power to their clean rooms in the event of a mains failure. Does your business rely on power for critical equipment? Our team is on hand to offer advice on power systems and how…

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New Cummins C550D5 diesel generator was recently collected by our client based in Co Offaly, where it will be used for prime power at a quarry. We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul – contact us to find out more about how we can help you on your next project!…

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New Cummins C90D5 generator was recently commissioned at a hotel in south Kerry, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was also supplied with a 160Amp auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator when it…

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Two new Socomec Masterys BC+ UPS Systems were supplied and installed at a university to replace older units providing uninterruptible power to their ICT room. We have a range of UPS systems available that can be tailored to suit your power requirements. Contact us to find out more! 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1 522 2320 📞…

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Diesel generators play a key role in business continuity, but it’s important to keep safety in mind when selecting and using a diesel generator. What Are the Hazards of Diesel Generators? Diesel generators pose several potential hazards, including fire risks and explosions due to fuel spills or leaks; electric shock due to faulty wiring; carbon…

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New Cummins C33D5 standby generator was recently delivered to a private residence in Co Kerry. The generator was converted to 22kVA single phase to suit the existing connection and supplied with an auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator when it detects a failure or outage.…

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The cost of downtime due to power loss is more than just productivity – it can impact revenue, stock and business critical equipment and result in loss of data. It is important to have a contingency plan in place so that your business can continue to run when there is a disruption to your power…

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Cummins C275D5 generator pictured on a truck ready for delivery

New Cummins C275D5 Standby Spec generator loaded and ready to head to a Dublin based reseller. The Cummins C275D5 key features include: ✔️ Cummins QSL9-G5 Engine ✔️ 275kVA/220kW Standby Power ✔️ 250kVA/200kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCDI274K Alternator ✔️ PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to…

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A generator engine block heater maintains the ideal starting temperature to help the generator start in cold weather, and ensures that it runs smoothly during operation. All Cummins Generators come with an engine block heater as standard, but it is important to understand how it impacts your generator, especially when your generator is supporting critical…

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Image of a Cummins C66D5e generator and fuel tank at a county Cork rugby Field

New Cummins C66D5e Diesel generator and 1000 litre bunded fuel tank was recently commissioned at Co Cork Rugby Club, where it will be used for prime power to their floodlighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit which supplies isolated power to the automatic voltage regulator (AVR) when…

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As the demand for uninterrupted power continues to grow, so does the importance of proper UPS system sizing. To choose the best UPS system for your needs, it is important to understand both the basics of how UPS systems work, and how to properly size a UPS system for your specific business requirements. UPS systems…

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Cummins C44D5e generator at a Co Kerry Based farm to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure

Custom Cummins C44D5e Standby Spec generator was delivered to a farm in Co Kerry, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Our engineers converted the generator to 30kVA single phase to suit the existing connection on site and supplied an auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from…

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Your diesel generator can be affected by colder temperatures, so it’s important to have your generator prepared for all weather conditions. At a temperature of 0°C, the battery will typically deliver less than half the current it would at higher temperatures. The fuel can also begin to solidify which can prevent your generator from starting.…

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Cummins C150D5 generator at food processing business to provide standby power to critical equipment

New Cummins C150D5 Standby generator was recently supplied to a food distribution company in Co Limerick, where it will provide standby power to their newly built cold storage and offices in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C150D5 key features include: Cummins 6BTAA5.9G6 Engine 150kVA/120kW Standby Power 136kVA/109kW Prime Power Stamford UCI274E Alternator…

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A UPS System is an essential part in a businesses’ continuity plan –  without one, systems that rely on a continuous power supply will not function as they should and can cause major failures that result in downtime, loss of data and even damage to critical equipment. When choosing a UPS system, it is important…

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Cummins C550d5 diesel generators being delivered into position at Connacht Rugby

Two new Cummins C550D5 diesel generators and a 10000 litre bunded fuel tank were recently delivered into position at Connacht Rugby. These generators will be synchronised together for N+1 redundancy to provide both prime power to the stadiums flood lighting system, and standby power in the event of a mains failure. Pairing your generator with…

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Preventative maintenance is essential in ensuring that your get the most out of your investment and helps to maximise the lifespan of your generator. Here are our top tips for keeping the health of your generator in check in between maintenance visits Undertake a visual inspection Problems with your generator can be uncovered with a…

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New Cummins C38D5 Standby spec generator was recently delivered to a bar in Newcastle West, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was also supplied with a Socomec auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator…

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Your UPS battery is the most important, and most vulnerable, component of your UPS System. No matter how well you maintain, store, and use your UPS battery, its efficacy will deteriorate over time and will need to be replaced when they have reached the end of their lifespan. Batteries fail for a range of reasons and…

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New Cummins C55D5e Standby spec generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a medical company in Co Sligo, where it will be used to provide standby power to critical equipment in the event of a mains failure. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your business for power…

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Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) parts, including air filters, fuel filters and oil filters, are essential components that play a key role in the operation of your diesel generator. Correct installation and commissioning are just the first steps in ensuring maximum generator efficiency – the next step is having the right aftercare in place. The correct…

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Two Cummins C110D5 generators loaded on a truck

Two new Cummins C110D5 Standby Spec generators loaded and ready to join one of our Dublin based resellers. The generators were also supplied with an 160Amp Cummins GTEC Auto Transfer Switch to automatically transfer power when it detects a failure or outage. Pairing your generator with the right accessories ensures that your generator will perform…

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The installation and commissioning phase is key to ensuring the longevity of your UPS system – there are essential steps and expertise required to ensure that it is installed with minimal disruption and optimal performance. As part of the installation and commission process, our trained engineers: Site Conditions Checks – these checks include UPS environment…

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Image of Cummins C90D5 generator at a Rugby Pitch

New Cummins C90D5 generator was recently supplied to a rugby club in Dublin, where it will be used for prime power to their pitch floodlighting. The C90D5 key features include: ✔️ Cummins 6BTA5.9-G5 Engine ✔️ 90kVA/72kW Standby Power ✔️ 82kVA/65kW Prime Power ✔️ Stamford UCI224G Alternator ✔️ PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised…

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With the space between supply and demand getting tighter ahead of the winter months, it’s important to have your standby generator prepared so that it’s ready to run when you need it. Here are our top tips in keeping your generator healthy: Generator Location – make sure that your generator is placed is a protected and…

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New Cummins C22D5 generator was recently delivered to a farm in Co Kerry, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Prior to delivery, our engineers converted the generator to 14.7kVA to suit the existing connection on site. We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning,…

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Understanding the main parts of a diesel generator provides insight into how to maximise your investment, and the importance proper maintenance and aftercare. The main parts of a diesel generator: Diesel Engine – this is the source of mechanical engine and the larger the ending, the more power you can generate. Alternator – the alternator…

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New Cummins C44D5e generator was recently delivered to an Irish Water site in Co Limerick. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit and supplied with an auto change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator when it detects a failure or…

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New Cummins C66D5e Standby generator was recently supplied to an ambulance centre in Meath, where it will provide backup power in the event of a mains failure. The Cummins C66D5e includes: Cummins 4BTAA3.3-G14 Engine 66kVA/53kW Standby Power 60kVA/48kW Prime Power Stamford UCI224F Alternator PowerStart 0500 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators…

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Remote generator monitoring provides the ability to audit, control and troubleshoot your generator set from anywhere. With remote monitoring you can prevent the most common generator failures including: Battery failure Fuel, coolant or oil leaks Low fuel supply Operator error Auto transfer switch error. Benefits of remote monitoring: Realtime updates Minimise downtime Reduce operational expenses…

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New Cummins C22D5 generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a logistics business in Dublin, where it will provide standby power to their IT infrastructure. The generator was supplied with an automatic change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator when it detects a failure or outage. Pairing…

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Understanding your UPS system and how it works can help you troubleshoot any issues if they arise and ensure your business is protected when there is a disruption to your power supply. There are four main components in an online double conversion UPS system – Rectifier, Inverter, UPS Batteries and Static Bypass Switch. Rectifier The…

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New Cummins C330D5 standby generator was recently supplied, positioned, and commissioned in an underground car park for a legal firm based in the heart of Dublin city. Due to height restrictions, the enclosure was removed prior to delivery, and then reassembled by our team on site. Commissioning is set to be completed at a later…

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Diesel generators provide more than just electricity to keep your business running. They can help you protect against blackouts, prepare for natural disasters, and prepare for any emergency that might disrupt the flow of power to your building. What are Diesel Generators? Diesel generators are a type of backup power system that uses diesel fuel…

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New Cummins C33D5 standby generator was recently installed at a student accommodation centre in Co Cork, where it will provide standby power to life safety equipment. The Cummins C33D5 includes: Cummins X3.3G1 Engine 27.5kVA/22kW Standby Power 30kVA/24kW Prime Power Stamford PI144G Alternator PowerStart 0500 Controller We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades,…

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Your UPS battery becomes the last line of defence when the power is down – testing and maintaining your UPS system plays a key role in ensuring its reliability. Here are our top reasons for UPS battery maintenance: Maintain business continuity – interruption of power to your business can result in serious repair costs, permanent…

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Image of a Cummins C900D5 standby generator delivered to Co Cavan, Ireland

New Cummins C900D5 standby canopied generator was recently delivered to our client in Co Cavan, where it will be used for standby power in the event of a mains failure. This set will be synchronised to the mains power as part of the project, and it joins a C330D5 and C550D5 that were installed by…

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Pairing your UPS system with a standby generator ensures power protection against both short-term and long-term power failures. The UPS system protects the load from minor short term power irregularities (spikes, surges, brownouts etc) and provides time for the standby generator to start up if the power failure extends past the UPS system battery time.…

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Image of Shanahan Power Engineers installing a Cummins C250D5a generator in Shannon, Ireland

Recently our team completed Phase 1 of our turnkey project in Co Clare. Phase 1 included civil works and a Cummins C2500D5A 11kVA standby generator and enclosure positioned on site. The next phase of the project will see our team setting up the generator, fuel line pipework and containment and LV cabling installation. This will…

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A standby generator is designed to provide power when there is a disruption to the mains power supply. How does a standby generator work? A diesel standby generator uses diesel as its fuel source. Diesel burns at a much higher temperature making it more powerful and efficient. First, air is propelled into the generator until…

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Cummins C90D5 Generator pictured at a CRVT centre in County Roscommon, Ireland

New Cummins C90D5 was recently delivered and commissioned for a CVRT centre in Co Roscommon, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul – contact us to find out more about how we can help you on your…

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UPS battery failure can occur from manufacturing defects or issues caused by incorrect installation and usage. Awareness of some of the causes of battery failure can help to prevent damage and troubleshoot problems if they occur. Here are some of the common causes of UPS battery failure: Physical Damage – Damage can occur if a…

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New Cummins C66D5e generator and 1000ltr bunded fuel tank was recently delivered to a rugby club in Co Cork, where it will be used for prime power to their flood lighting. Prior to delivery, the generator was fitted with a Permanent Magnetic Generator (PMG) kit which supplies isolated power to the automatic voltage regulator (AVR)…

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New SIEL SafePower-S 10kVA UPS System was recently supplied and commissioned for a Irish Water site where it will provide uninterrupted power to their UV filters. We have a range of UPS systems available that can be tailored to suit your power requirements. Contact us to find out more! 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1 522 2320…

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Our team recently completed a custom Cummins standby power solution for our client’s remote station. The project scope included: ✔️ Provide a 25kVA single phase Cummins generator. ✔️ Upgrade to a DeepSea control panel. ✔️ Install in a 20ft container with a modified air inlet and outlet. ✔️ Provide 2000ltr bunded fuel tank with gauges,…

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A second Socomec Masterys BC+ 30kVA 3-Phase UPS system was recently installed and commissioned at a food processing plant in Co Longford. The UPS system was supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Pairing your…

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Diesel generators play a vital role in ensuring your business can continue to run when the power is down. For many businesses, installing a generator is a major investment that can be maximised by taking some preventive measures. There are a range of factors that contribute to the length of a generator’s lifecycle, including: Generator…

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New Cummins C38D5 Standby generator was recently delivered to a building company in Co Kerry, where it will provide standby power to their offices in the event of a mains failure. The generator was delivered with an auto change over panel and converted to 25kVA single phase to suit existing connections on site. We specialise…

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New Cummins C275D5 Standby Spec generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a filling station in Co Galway. The Cummins C275D5 features include: ✔️Cummins QSL9-G5 Engine ✔️275kVA/220kW Standby Power ✔️250kVA/200kW Prime Power ✔️Stamford UCDI274K Alternator ✔️PowerCommand 1.2 Controller Shanahan Power is an Authorised Dealer of Cummins Generators – contact us to find out more about…

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Ensuring that you can run your generator with as little disruption to your business as possible is an important factor to consider when investing in a generator. Here are 5 ways to reduce noise from your generator: Distance – The easiest way to reduce the noise from a generator is to have the generator installed…

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New Socomec Masterys BC+ 30kVA 3-Phase UPS system was recently installed and commissioned at a food processing plant in Co Longford. The UPS system was supplied with an external bypass panel to allow the UPS system to be electrically isolated for safe maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Without an external…

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New Cummins C33D5 Standby Spec generator ready for its new home in Co Galway, where it will provide standby power to an agricultural store. Before dispatch, the generator was converted to 22kVA single phase to suit the existing connection. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your business…

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An uninterruptible power supply, or UPS system, is a solution that prevents a loss of power that could damage systems that rely on a continuous power supply. With critical business activity reliant on being always on, UPS systems plays a significant role in keeping your business up and running. Here are our top reasons why…

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New Cummins C450D5 standby spec generator was recently supplied and delivered into position at a luxury hotel in Co Kerry, where it will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was supplied with an 800Amp Cummins GTEC Auto Transfer Switch to automatically transfer power when it detects a failure or outage.…

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Cummins Power Generation PowerCommand® Controls are responsible for synchronising, load sharing, protection, metering and monitoring your generator. They provide complete autonomous generator set control and integration, precise frequency, and voltage regulation, AmpSentry™ protection, fault detection, alarm notification and are NFPA 110 Level 1 compliant. Features include: Real-time monitoring and notifications Access through convenient web and…

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New Cummins generators are beginning to be installed and commissioned as part of a larger project for Irish Water sites across Limerick. The project includes seven Cummins generators as part of their upgrade works. We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul – contact us to find out more about how…

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Generator commissioning is the process of installing your diesel generator. When we commission generators, our specialist engineers complete a process to ensure the safety and efficiency of the generator. This process includes: Site inspection Power connections Visual inspection Safety function checks Mechanical inspection Load bank test Controls configuration Onsite noise and emissions test Fuel, coolant,…

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New Cummins C275D5 Standby Spec generator and 950 litre bunded site spec fuel tank loaded and ready to be collected by one of our resellers. We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul – contact us to find out more about how we can help you on your next project! 📞…

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Ireland could be facing electricity shortages over coming years because of rising demand and the closure of older power plants, according to a report from EirGrid. Power disruptions come in two forms – blackouts and brownouts. What is a blackout? A blackout is a complete disruption to power supply within a service area. Blackouts come…

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New Cummins C90D5 generator was supplied and commissioned for a Donegal GAA club to provide power to flood lighting on their pitch. The generator was installed with a 1000ltr bunded fuel tank to allow for an extended runtime between fills. Pairing your generator with the right accessories gives you peace of mind that your generator…

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As we begin to move into the summer months, changes in weather conditions can have an impact on how your generator performs Here are some ways to make sure your standby generator is ready to provide power in the event of a mains failure: Generator Location – make sure that your generator is placed is…

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New Cummins C110D5 standby generator was recently delivered to a nursing home in Co Laois, where it be used for standby power in the event of a mains failure. The generator was supplied with an automatic change-over panel to automatically transfer the power supply from the mains power to the generator when it detects a…

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Power can be delivered in many ways – the two most common are single-phase and 3-phase. It’s important to understand which type of electrical power is right for your business, and to protect your systems with a compatible Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system. What is Single-Phase Power? Single-phase power is the most common form of…

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New Cummins C66D5e generator was recently delivered to an electrical contractor in Co Laois, where it will be installed at a garden centre to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your business for power outages. Contact us…

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New Cummins C33D5 single phase generator was recently supplied and delivered into position for a residential property in Limerick, where it will be used to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Are you looking for a standby generator for your home? We have a range of generators in stock and ready…

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An external bypass panel enables an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system to be electrically isolated for safe UPS system maintenance or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Without an external bypass switch, you will need to power down the entire load, not just the UPS system. The external bypass panel uses a manual switching method to…

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New Cummins C1100D5 standby generator project underway for our client in Newry, Northern Ireland. Once completed, the generator will be used to provide standby power to a processing plant. As part of this project, Shanahan Power: ✔️ Supplied a new C1100D5 open skid set. ✔️ Installed the set into a room. ✔️ Supplied and installed…

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Three rack mountable UPS systems were recently installed at a museum in Co Roscommon to protect their IT equipment. The installation included two 2 kVA and one 1 kVA rack mountable UPS systems. We have a range of UPS systems available that can be tailored to suit your power requirements. Contact us to find out…

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New Cummins C44D5 standby spec generator was recently delivered to a water treatment plant in Galway, where it will provide standby power to their pumps and controls in the event of a mains failure. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your business for power outages. Contact us…

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When investing in a generator, it is important to consider the generator’s rating. The common rating types are prime power and standby power. What is Prime Power A prime power generator is used to provide the primary power source for the equipment it is powering. Generators that are used for prime power are designed to…

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New Cummins C110D5 standby generator and auto change-over panel was recently delivered to a nursing home in Co Kildare to provide standby power to critical equipment in the event of a mains failure. Do you rely on power for critical equipment? Our team is on hand to offer advice on power systems and how to…

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Relying on mains power alone puts your business at risk of losing access to critical equipment, systems, and income. A UPS system supplies a steady supply of emergency power to systems to safely power them down, or switch to a stable supply of power when there is a disruption to the mains power. They also provide surge protection…

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New Cummins C220D5e is now soaking in the views at Fota Wildlife Park. Our team delivered the generator in to position where it will provide standby power to critical equipment in the event of a mains failure. We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul – contact us to find out…

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Shanahan Power is now NSAI Certified across ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System, ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management and ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems. Diarmuid Shanahan, Managing Director said “Receiving certification across Quality, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety Management ensures that we are delivering best-practice processes for our clients and partners and provides…

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If you are looking to invest in a new generator, sizing your generator properly is essential in ensuring your business can continue to run when there is a disruption to your power supply. Incorrectly sizing your generator can cause: Capacity overload Wear and tear Shorter lifespan Electrical issues How to find the right generator size…

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New Cummins C22D5 standby generator ready for dispatch where it will go on to be installed at a HSE premises by one of our resellers. The generator was supplied with a 63Amp G-TEC Auto Transfer Switch (ATS) to ensure that the generator automatically turns on when there is a disruption to the mains power. When…

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When storing diesel fuel there are some important aspects you need to be aware of to ensure the safety and reliability of your generator. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about storing and using diesel to run your generator: How long can diesel be stored? Over time, diesel begins to become contaminated…

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New Cummins C450D5 Standby generator was recently delivered into position for a SuperValu store in County Cork. The generator will be used for back-up power in the event of a mains failure. Do you rely on power for business-critical equipment? Our team is on hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare…

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New Socomec Masterys GP4 160kVA UPS System was supplied and commissioned for a pharmaceutical plant in Waterford to provide uninterruptible power to their air handling units that support their clean rooms. The Masterys GP4 was supplied with an external wrap around bypass panel, network card and 10 minutes of battery backup time at a 160kW…

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Cummins has launched the C550D5 and C500D6 series diesel generator sets for prime and standby power applications. This series is engineered to deliver higher power density over 15 and 16-litre competitors with 42 kVA per litre of displacement thanks to the robust and reliable Cummins QSZ13 engine with 13L displacement. The QSZ13 engine, featuring XPI…

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New Cummins C550d5e standby generator was recently supplied and delivered into position at a water treatment plant in County Cork. The Cummins C550D5e includes: ✔️ Cummins QSX15-G8 Engine ✔️ 550kVA/440kW standby power ✔️ 500kVA/400kW prime power ✔️ Stamford alternator ✔️ PowerCommand controller We specialise in providing whole-of-life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and overhaul –…

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Investing in a generator is just the first step to ensuring business continuity when the power is down. It’s important to continue to maintain your generator to prevent failure. Here are some of the common causes of generator failure: 1. Battery malfunction – generator batteries require periodic changing and can also be affected by poor…

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Last week, two of our service engineers attended a week-long training program at Socomec Group where they received the latest training on Socomec’s Masterys GP4, Masterys BC+ and Modulys UPS product range to keep up to date with their Socomec product knowledge. We are committed to continuous improvement – providing in-house and external supplier training across the…

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An automatic transfer switch (ATS) is a device that automatically transfers a power supply from the primary source of power like your mains utility power from the grid to your standby generator when it detects a failure or outage. A typical transfer sequence when the primary power source fails includes: The transfer switch detects a…

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New Cummins C55D5e generator was recently delivered to a nursing home in County Kerry to provide standby power to critical equipment in the event of a mains failure. The generator was installed with an automatic transfer switch (ATS) to ensure that the generator automatically turns on when there is a disruption to the mains power.…

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New SIEL GreenPoint RT 10kVA rack mounted UPS system was recently supplied to a Primary Care Centre in Wexford to protect their IT infrastructure. The UPS System was supplied with an external bypass panel, which enables the system to be electrically isolated to allow for safe UPS maintenance when we return for our Asset Care…

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Cummins Inc. has announced approval of their entire line of diesel generator sets for use with paraffinic fuels (EN15940), including hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO), when used in standby applications. HVO is derived from the same feedstocks used to produce biodiesel, however, it is produced via a hydrotreated process vs. transesterification process, which helps improve its…

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Cummins C330D5 Generator

New Cummins C330D5 Standby generator was delivered to a global supply chain’s new Irish base in County Cavan. The generator will provide standby power to essential equipment on site in the event of a mains failure. Do you rely on power for business-critical equipment? Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and…

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Preparing For Unplanned Power Outages

Unplanned disruptions to your power supply can be costly, especially when you rely on your power for business productivity. Here are our top tips for preparing for unplanned power outages caused by the weather: Keep on top of the weather forecast – The Met Eireann website and app has a 3-day forecast displaying all warnings,…

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Cummins C275D5 Generator at Shanahan Power Ireland

New Cummins C275D5 Standby generator was supplied and commissioned for a new service station in Co. Galway. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your business for power outages. Contact us to find out more! 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1 522 2320 📞 Limerick: +353 69 23 003 💻 www.shanahanpower.com…

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Load testing your generator is an essential assessment in ensuring that it will support your load in the event of a mains failure, and is also a key component of preventative maintenance. What is a generator load test? Using specialised equipment, load testing runs your generator under an artificial load at its maximum capacity over…

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New Cummins C1250D5A generator was recently delivered, tested and commissioned at a pharmaceutical plant in Athlone. As part of this project: ✔️The generator was containerised incorporating sound attenuation, hot air discharge hood, free standing ACB with large gland plate for easier install of cabling for the electrical contractor and installed lighting and general power in…

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With the increased reliability on power for business processes and productivity, it is vital to be prepared for unplanned disruptions to your power supply. Which industries are most affected by power outages? Medical Hospitality Data Centres Retail Entertainment Agriculture Power outages can affect business activities across a variety of channels including: Loss of sales Loss…

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New Cummins C550D5e standby generator was recently supplied and delivered into final position for a large food producer based in Co Cork. Our team will go back to site to complete the commissioning phase of the project when electrical works are completed. We specialise in providing whole of life services across design, commissioning, upgrades, and…

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An uninterruptible power supply, or UPS system, is a solution that prevents a loss of power that could damage systems that rely on a continuous power supply. The size and design of a UPS System determines how long it will supply power.  What are the types of UPS Systems? Standby UPS System – Voltage & Frequency…

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New Cummins C400D5 Standby generator was recently delivered into position for a hotel in Limerick. The generator will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Preparing for unplanned disruptions to your power supply ensures that your business can continue to run and minimises the impact on costs, critical equipment and more. Contact…

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New Cummins C33D5 was recently delivered to a poultry business in Newcastle West to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to prepare your business for power outages. Contact us to find out more! 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1 522 2320…

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New Cummins C170D5 generator was supplied to an agricultural college in Galway to provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Preparing for unplanned disruptions to your power supply ensures that your business can continue to run, especially when running vital equipment. Contact us to find out more about the range of power…

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New SIEL GreenPoint 10kVA single phase UPS System was recently supplied to a Credit Union based in Co Limerick. The UPS System was supplied with an external bypass panel to enable the UPS to be electrically isolated for safe UPS maintenance, service work, or unit replacement without any disruption to the load. Our team specialises…

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New Cummins C22D5 standby generator was recently supplied and commissioned for a packaging facility in Co Kerry. Did you know that when your purchase a generator from Shanahan Power, you can also opt-in for our Asset Care Management Service? This service provides you with access to our team of specialised engineers, genuine parts and our…

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New Socomec Masterys GP4 40kVA UPS system with an external bypass panel and SNMP network card was recently supplied and commissioned for a pharmaceutical client in Co Waterford. Our team specialises in UPS systems and their accessories to ensure that your power system performs to its full potential. Contact us to find out more! 📞…

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New Cummins C110D5 Standby generator was delivered into position at a university in Dublin. The generator will be used to provide standby power to their communications rooms. Our team is on-hand to offer advice on power systems and how to ensure that your solution performs to its full potential. Contact us to find out more!…

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We recently lowered a temporary 500kVA/kW UPS system into position at a data centre to protect their critical equipment after their existing UPS failed. The UPS was commissioned by our team on-site to get their data centre back online. Preventative maintenance is key in avoiding damage to hardware and data loss and ensures network availability…

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New SIEL GreenPoint 10kVA UPS system was recently installed for our client in Co Kerry to support their IT infrastructure. Did you know that installing a UPS System: ✔️ Avoids damage to hardware caused by overcurrents; ✔️ Avoids data loss – and by using the correct software you can facilitate controlled shutdowns; and ✔️ Ensures…

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New Cummins C275D5 Standby Spec generator was recently supplied, installed, tested and commissioned for an Office of Public Works site. The generator replaced an older set for better reliability for activity on-site. The project included: ✔️ Temporary generator, fuel tank and cabling for the duration of the project for zero downtime. ✔️ Disconnection and removal…

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New Cummins C55D5e standby spec generator was recently delivered to a childcare centre in Co Meath. The generator will provide standby power in the event of a mains failure. Our team are specialists in power systems and project management to deliver projects of all sizes – contact us to find out more! 📞 Dublin: ‪+353…

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New Socomec ITYS 6kVA single phase UPS system recently supplied to, and commissioned at, a Clare County Council site. The UPS system will protect their IT infrastructure. Our team specialises in creating tailored power solutions – contact us to find out more about how we can help you! 📞 Dublin: ‪+353 1 522 2320 📞…

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Socomec Statys 200Amp static transfer switch, installed 18 months ago in our client’s datacentre, undergoing it’s annual Preventative Maintenance visit. Preventative Maintenance on your STS and UPS equipment can help prolong the life of these units and limit downtime by identifying any potential faults before they cause major disruption to the critical loads they support.…

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