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Aggreko publishes e-Guide to specifying rental power for construction sites


Jun 2, 2016 12:33:20 PM / by Aggreko

Aggreko has published a new eGuide to The Challenges of Delivering Construction Site Power, which explores six factors for simplifying power rental and increasing efficiency of generation.

The free eGuide from the rental power and temperature control specialist addresses key challenges facing construction specifiers, such as how to meet variable power demands, reduce noise and emissions, gain environmental compliance, manage generator security, and overcome space and access constraints.

Taking the heat: How hiring heat exchangers can save your bottom line


May 27, 2016 11:30:00 AM / by Chris Smith

Heat exchangers are widely used in numerous industry sectors.  If they go wrong they can lead to production bottlenecks or halted services and, ultimatley, a loss of revenue and unhappy customers.  Chris Smith explains how rental solutions are a cost effective solution.

Aggreko wins five-year contract to supply rental power to Network Rail


May 26, 2016 9:00:00 AM / by Aggreko

Aggreko will provide power for emergency support and planned maintenance as part of a five-year contract with Network Rail.

Following a competitive tender, Aggreko was selected to supply Network Rail's national framework for the hire and installation of large output power generation that will be used for a variety of applications.

5 top tips for staging a successful sporting event


May 25, 2016 11:44:00 AM / by Aggreko

In this post we share our top five tips for staging a successful sporting event across the globe.

How Aggreko is supporting decommissioning in the oil and gas industry


May 18, 2016 12:30:04 PM / by Aggreko

The United Kingdom Continental Shelf (UKCS) is home to over 300 structures extracting oil and gas that require removal in the future.These include subsea equipment, pipelines and mattresses, as well as jackets and topsides.

The offshore oil and gas industry in the UK has seen a large increase in the anticipated cost of decommissioning over the past seven years from an estimated £14bn in 2008 to over £40bn today. There is now a considerable drive across the industry to look at reducing the cost of decommissioning.

How to ensure offshore construction and commissioning has the power to minimise costs


May 6, 2016 10:00:00 AM / by Marcus Saul

It may be self-evident that power is an essential part of any renewables construction project. What is not so obvious is how to manage additional specialist power requirements, or what to do when existing power is unreliable or even lost. 

How to ensure a view to the thrill


May 5, 2016 3:30:00 PM / by Aggreko

Read the importance of how Aggreko provides unmissable action to live sports around the world.

Aggreko wins power generation contract for Galloper offshore wind farm


Apr 21, 2016 5:11:21 PM / by Aggreko

We're pleased to announce that Aggreko will provide power generation during the construction phase of the 336 MW Galloper offshore wind farm, located 27 miles off the Suffolk coast of the UK.

The contract was awarded by James Fisher, the offshore and marine services contractor to Galloper Wind Farm Limited (GWFL), which is providing key elements of marine services and support during the construction phase, as part of a contract worth more than £25 million over the next two years.

Aggreko shares power and temperature control expertise at All-Energy


Mar 17, 2016 5:28:11 PM / by Aggreko

How to save money and time on renewables projects will be among the topics discussed by Aggreko at All-Enegy in Glasgow in May.

Aggreko will showcase how its specialist renewables division supports every phase of the project lifecycle across a range of applications including wind, solar, tidal and biogas. This stretches from construction - through installation, testing and commissioning process - to the operation and maintenance phases.  

How renting power and temperature control equipment can help cut costs for oil and gas companies


Mar 9, 2016 10:00:00 AM / by Russell Brown

As low oil prices show little sign of strengthening, Aggreko is seeing oil producers increasingly turning to rental options for power generation and temperature control equipment to reduce costs and avoid capital expenditure throughout the full lifecycle of a rig.