Our hire fleet ranges in size from 10kVA – 1250kVA. All our generators comply with the latest European Union Environmental Standards for exhaust emissions, fuel efficiency and noise pollution. Each undergo a rigourous and comprehensive safety and load test prior to dispatch to ensure they can deliver a reliable supply of electricity when you need it.
As a rule, each standard site cabin requires 6-8kVA’s worth of power depending on what has been fitted inside the cabin and the time of year.
Below is a guide to help with what size generator you will need and hour much fuel the generator will consume per hour.
|Number of cabins||Generator size required||Average fuel consumption per hour|
|Up to 3||20kVA||4 Litres|
|11+||Call for more information 0844 800 8472||TBC|
*PLEASE NOTE – IF ANY SITE CABINS HAVE SHOWERS FITTED, PLEASE CALL FOR MORE ADVICE*
|Motor Starter Types||Typical Starting Current|
|Direct Online (DOL)||5 x Full Load Current|
|Star / Delta||4 x Full Load Current|
|Soft Start||3 x Full Load Current|
|Variable Speed Drive (VSD) / Invertor||1 x Full Load Current|
Below is a guide to help with what size generator you will need.
|Power Rating (kw)||Full Load Current (amps)||VSD Generator (kVA)||Soft Start Generator (kVA)||Star / Delta Generator (kVA)||DOL Generator (kVA)|
*PLEASE NOTE –FOR SIZES NOT SHOWN, PLEASE CALL FOR MORE ADVICE*
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The correct management of fuel is crucial to ensure the generator can work efficiently. we operate a computerised system which informs staff when the generator on hire requires fuel. We can arrange automatic delivery by four wheel drive tankers or if access to site is difficult, one of our Land Rovers with a built in tank.