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Diesel Generator Specialist


Established for 30 years with an enviable reputation for quality and customer care, there is little we do not know about a diesel generator.  YorPower operates in the UK and devleoping economies around the world connecting power and people. We provide back up power, typically by supporting  the mains with a diesel generator to businesses and end-users so that, in the event of a power-cut, our customer’s business can operate without interruption. We are celebrating our 30th year this year and we take great pride in the trust people bestow in us to deliver the right diesel generator for their particular need.

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We are a specialist British engineering business and a diesel generator produced and supplied by us, gives our customers complete peace of mind, through warranty, customer support, follow up aftercare and support when things don’t go to plan. The very same can be said about the gas powered generators we produce and supply, a wholly more complex installation initially. A YorPower Diesel generator and our power generation equipment can be found in operation at, hospitals, data centres, agriculture, utility companies, businesses, production specilaists, schools and many other sectors that just cannot afford to be without back up power. YorPower was formed in 1989 and is now one of the most recognised and successful power generation brands in the UK, reaching as far as Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

In addition to our Diesel generator prowess, we also rovide spare parts for all major brands of industrial engine, diesel gensetr and control systems. With extensive stocks we are able to despatch worldwide within 24 hours of order. Our core diesel generator, is a ‘house built’ generator range which are assembled ususllay with a Perkins engine, a Leroy Somer alternator and a DSE control panel. We do incorporate other engine brands into our diesel generator range for specific markets and applications. For the UK and some export sectors we supply branded gensets where the application demands and dictates it.

The current board and management team have been in place for over ten years. The company has teams of professionals specialising in assembly, exporting, projects, design and implementation, all supported by a sales administration team focussed on customer service. Based in Sherburn in Elmet between York and Leeds, the business is ideally positioned to distribute equipment speedily throughout the UK and has direct access to major shipping ports, including Hull and Liverpool for exporting.


Who are we?

We have been a diesel generator provider for over three decade and during the last 30 years we have built a successful trusted brand within the Power Generation sector and we are proud of our recognition, not only in the UK but internationally and throughout the developing world, as well of the people we work with. Our success is due to having excellent staff, great customers and a trusted supply chain.

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As a result of our strategy and endeavour we have strengthened our position continuously and we have enjoyed strong organic growth over the last ten years in the territories we operate.

In 2011 we relocated to a modern office, warehouse and production facility at Sherburn in Elmet. In 2016 we acquired Glenace, a specialist manufacturer of ATS panels, LV Distribution, Controls and Electrical Switchgear. YorPower is an Authorised Distributor for Perkins engines and an Authorised Distributor of Cummins Power Generation equipment and Cummins G Drive engines.  Read more about us.


Where are we?

With over 30 dedicated YorPower dealerships globally and growing annually, YorPower is internationally recognised as a diesel generator supplier. Primarily for our excellent products, business, support and advice.

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YorPower remains committed to expanding and developing territories and markets, constantly identifying new opportunities and implementing the training necessary to make sure YorPower is represented identically in all territories.

Currently celebrating our 30th anniversary, we are a well-established British business supplying high quality products to challenging markets. Our ambition is to grow our diesel generator supplier business globally by helping to grow our partner’s and customer’s businesses locally.


What we do

As a diesel generator supplier, we both manufacture and supply diesel generators in open frame and enclosed soundproof options from 10kVA right the way up to 4mVA in a single generator configuration, at both 400v (LV) and 11kV (MV). We also provide gas powered generators.

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We offer a full design and installation service as well as maintenance and warranty support globally. YorPower supplies prime, standby, emergency, base load and rental gensets that all meet current legislative requirements in terms of emissions standards and electrical regulations.

We provide fuel systems from the simple 1000 litre bulk tank to the large industrial scale 100,000 litre industrial bulk fuel tanks with integrated fuel polishing. Our in-house switchgear assembly team build ATS panels, LV distribution, synchronising equipment and control panels up to 3200amps.

For export customers, as well as an extensive range of ‘in house’ built generators, we have a full range of water pumps that can be shipped with gensets and packaged into containers to maximise the available space. We offer projects capability with full turn-key solutions including design, scope, manufacture, installation and aftercare.

As we look forward to our future development, in line with our core values, quality control measures and service excellence, we are confident we will continue to grow our business and in turn help our customers maintain their power supply. We look forward to doing business with you, as your preferred diesel generator supplier, in 2019 and beyond.