About YorPower – Corporate Profile
Formed in 1989, YorPower has grown to be one of the most recognised and successful suppliers of diesel generators in the UK today. Our growth has been thanks to a simple approach – providing rapid and comprehensive customer service, whatever the requirement and wherever in the world it may be. Around half our annual turnover is exported, and we have supplied customers in over 60 countries to date. The YorPower name and brand has been associated with generators, manufacturing and installations and associated switchgear for over 30 years.
The current management team and Board of Directors have been in place for over seven years. YorPower Limited is a UK-based manufacturer, supplier, installer and contractor for diesel generators. The company provides spare parts for all major brands of industrial diesel engines, generators, control systems and peripheral equipment including MTU, Perkins, Cummins, Volvo and Lister Petter. YorPower operates nationally and internationally with dealers located on all the major continents. YorPower provides full-service cover throughout the UK 24/7 365 days a year and provides warranty support for MTU, Cummins and Perkins engines. Whilst YorPower is a wholly independent manufacturer, we are now an authorised dealer for Cummins equipment in the UK, improving our parts distribution network and engine supply chain.
At YorPower we offer full project capability, from initial ideas stage through to generator specification, logistics planning, on-site installation, commissioning and testing of electrical and mechanical equipment through to subsequent warranty support, maintenance and aftercare. We provide a complete service to deliver a fully operational power generation installation system, be it large or small and powered by conventional diesel or more modern fuels that reduce our clients’ carbon footprint. Recent legislation governing the control and use of diesel engines, specifically with regards to emissions in the Rental sector (the legislation does not apply to static machinery), has caused YorPower to reflect on and specify whenever engine availability allows, the least polluting engine(s) possible.
Strong on Leadership
Our commitment as principal contractor for the supply of power generation systems and equipment means we take full responsibility (subject to contract) for all generator plant, all associated switchgear and controls, mechanical movement and installation equipment, all underpinned by Method Statements, Risk Assessments and partnering with the main contractor.
YorPower also has a great depth of knowledge in specialist fuel tanks, fuel management, pumping and fuel systems linked to generators. YorPower can provide as necessary FAT testing prior to delivery and SAT once equipment has been installed on site.
Design and Build
YorPower has directly installed projects all over the world including, Nigeria, Ghana and Iraq. YorPower has a proven track record that demonstrates expertise in generator project delivery including a wide range of installations where space is restricted in basements, rooftops and plant rooms with minimal access. Recent projects include 5 x 2.2mVA MTU powered gensets for a data centre in central London, supply of 4 x 1750kVA MTU 11kV generators each synchronised at a power station in Nigeria, and a rooftop installation in a plant room at a famous hotel in central London.
The company has 9 divisions
YorPower Manufacture of Generators
We build Perkins Diesel generators from 10kVA up to 2200kVa here in the UK
We offer a range of Volvo based Diesel generators also built in the UK from 200kVa up to 635kVA
YorPower Industrial Generators Division
Diesel generator supply from 10 to 4000kVA
Open or acoustically enclosed generators
Full installation design and project management service for major installations
Supply of all peripheral equipment and accessories
Complementary products including ATS, Start on Demand and Remote Monitoring devices
YorPower Domestic Generators Division
Any size from 3.5kVA up to 60KVA
Advice on sizing and full installation available
Integration with other equipment such as inverters, wind generators, solar panels and start on demand
Spare Parts and YorPower Control Systems Division
Control panels and systems for generators
Low Voltage Switchgear
Motor Control Centres
Synchronise panels, G59 Relay protection
YorPower Spare Parts and Components Division
Fast moving parts available off-the-shelf of all major components Worldwide coverage
24/7 delivery both for Export and UK markets
All major manufacturers supported with OEM guaranteed
YorPower Installations Division
Full Turnkey projects capability headed up by a team of electrical and mechanical design engineers
Major project completions include Data Centres for mission critical applications, Hospitals where life threatening and critical support is essential and Power Plant applications abroad where a mains supply is not possible
Generators are built at our UK factory using the most appropriate engine for the application
YorPower Service Support and Warranty
Diesel generator maintenance, repair and spare parts supply
Any model and manufacturer
24-hour call-out service available
Immediate parts availability from stock
Remote monitoring service
Specialist Fire pump service and repair
YorPower CKD (Complete Knock Down) and SKD (Semi Knock Down)
We are able to ship partly built generators (SKD) for customers with local assembly capability.
CKD – Engines, alternators, base frame and Control Panels can be shipped in packages for Export to save on Import Duty and local Tariffs.
Integrity of OEM guaranteed
YorPower Hire Division
Hire of Generators from 10 – 1000kVA for hire
Load banks up to 1MW for hire and in combination. Offsite facility available
Plant operation and maintenance service
Our customer service team will provide advice on each of our customer’s specific requirements. We also arrange all freight, shipping and insurance as necessary for our customers, all over the world. Whether your application is domestic or industrial, base-load or standby, UK or overseas, YorPower can meet your requirements.
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