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Power Protect are a specialist provider of installation and maintenance services to
Uninterrupted Power Supplies, Generators, Power Factor Correction, Harmonic Filters, and Lightning Protection.

Cheaper doesn’t mean value for money

Cheaper doesn’t mean value for money

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Last year our NSW team quoted maintenance on Power Factor Correction equipment for a large Sydney shopping centre, we were…
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Right to Repair

Right to Repair

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Late last year the Productivity Commission released an issues paper for their inquiry into a consumers’ ability to repair faulty…
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Adelaide office is now open

Adelaide office is now open

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Given the year that 2020 has been, Power Protect have been very fortunate not to be impacted heavily by the…
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Power Protect achieves ISO accreditation

Power Protect achieves ISO accreditation

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Today Power Protect was officially certified against the international standards for management practices ISO 9001 Quality, ISO 14001 Environmental, ISO…
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Generator Refuelling

Generator Refuelling

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Diesel generators play a critical role of supplying emergency power when there is a loss of power. Emergency diesel generators…
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UPS maintenance detects faulty battery links

UPS maintenance detects faulty battery links

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We’ve written before about our use of thermal cameras to improve the level of faults we can diagnose during a…
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UPS battery temperature logging – just part of the service

UPS battery temperature logging – just part of the service

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A single bad battery in a UPS battery string creates a risk of downtime for datacenter and critical power applications,…
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Thermography in UPS Maintenance

Thermography in UPS Maintenance

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Not so long ago the practice of thermography was limited to scientific applications primarily due to the cost and difficulty…
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Evolution of a generator control schematic

Evolution of a generator control schematic

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I mentioned in my previous post about the generator control system upgrade, the process of carefully documenting the existing installation…
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Help! – our generator doesn’t work

Help! – our generator doesn’t work

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This job started out as a fairly routine call to our Sydney office, the customer indicated they were having issues…
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Power Protect awarded for our commitment to recycling

Power Protect awarded for our commitment to recycling

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Power Protect have been a member of the ACTSmart Business Recycling Program since 2011.  The program encourages and recognises businesses for…
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