East German market can now benefit from Energyst Rental Solutions We are delighted to announce the opening of our Leipzig depot, which means we can provide more efficient service to customers in the Eastern side of Germany from now on. With already three depots operating in Frankfurt, Duisburg and Hamburg, we are familiar with the …

The £2.2 billion ($2.7 billion) takeover of Amec Foster Wheeler by rival engineering giant Wood Group plc is on course to be completed next month following approval from the UK’s competition watchdog. Watchdog approval The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) launched an investigation in June over concerns that the deal would harm competition in the …

French oil giant Total is set to acquire its Danish rival Maersk Oil and Gas for $7.45 billion dollars. Danish Maritime giant Maersk A/S informed on Monday it had entered into an agreement to sell its subsidiary Mærsk Olie og Gas A/S to Total S.A. for $7.45bn in a combined share and debt transaction. This …

Renewable energy projects The oil industry may be committing up to a fifth of their total investment in green energy projects after 2030 as hydrocarbons production declines. A growing number of key oil and gas players are starting to invest in renewable energy projects. Analysis from Wood Mackenzie suggests that major energy companies like Royal Dutch …

Explorers look at drilling a record number of wells in Norway’s Arctic waters this year, undeterred by oil prices apparently stuck below $60/bbl. After making a discovery of as much as 100 MMboe in the Barents Sea, Lundin Petroleum said that it wants to squeeze two more exploration wells into its program this year, even …

Coal generation in Europe is falling and will continue to do so due to competition from cleaner energy sources, such as natural gas and renewables, as well as governments efforts to cut emissions, a study by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) argues. The UK is leading the way when it comes to reducing coal dependency, helping to …

Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s $3.8-billion sale of North Sea oil and gas fields creates a model for further transactions in a region where the question of who pays to remove decades-old offshore platforms has been an obstacle for other deals. Shell’s agreement with Chrysaor Holdings Ltd. included the condition that Europe’s largest oil company covers …

Investment in Europe’s offshore wind sector attracted a record-breaking €18.2 billion ($19.5 billion) in 2016, but actual windfarm additions dropped by almost half. NEW INVESTMENT RECORD Last year 11 offshore wind projects reached the final investment decision stage, representing more than €18.2 billion in investment, a new record, according to industry group WindEurope, formerly the European …

FLEET NOW CONTAINS 110 KW AND 300 KW HEAT PUMPS With the addition of new EC110HP heat pumps to the Energyst rental fleet, we recently welcomed one of the most compact units on the market. This 110 kW unit ensures high efficiency for cooling and heating application for full load (EER and COP) and part load …

OPEC TALKS ON REDUCING CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION Norway has this year politely declined invitations from OPEC to join talks on curbing oil production. Its strategy is now paying off. Western Europe’s biggest crude producer, which isn’t a member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and will not feature alongside Russia among non-members contributing to …

The European Commission (EC) has presented what is being called a ‘mega-package’ of energy-related legislation setting out Europe’s plans for boosting energy efficiency, increased renewables rollout and creating a fair deal for consumers. The 1,000 pages of legislation contained in the Commission’s “Clean Energy for All Europeans” proposals are designed to back up the EC’s …

RAPID TREND TOWARD DECOMMISSIONING The decommissioning of aging offshore oil and gas platforms, subsea wells and related assets is increasing dramatically, with more than 600 projects expected to be disposed of during the next five years. This rapid trend toward decommissioning is causing spending to rise significantly, according to a new study by IHS Markit. …

WHO PRODUCES THE RAW MATERIALS WE USE EVERY DAY? Which countries produce the raw materials we all need and use every day? Who mines the copper, grows the timber, makes the cement and harvests the coffee all fueling our modern lives? BullionVault’s latest infographic shows the global output in Dollar terms of the world’s most …

Report “Decommissioning Insight 2016” A new report forecasts a gradual but steady rise in offshore oil and gas decommissioning in the UK and Norway over the next ten years, with activity growing from a market worth over £2 billion ($2.5 billion) in 2015. Decommissioning Insight 2016, launched by Oil & Gas UK, is the first …

Offshore wind could grow more than 650% by 2030, becoming a key power generation technology, according to an IRENA analysis In a new analysis released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Innovation Outlook: Offshore Wind, offshore wind power has the potential to grow from 13GW in 2015, to 100GW in 2030. According to the …

DISNEY ON ICE TOUR Feld Entertainment is a Florida-based, live-show company whose productions include Disney On Ice and Monster Jam, among other global entertainment projects. The Disney On Ice show literally travels around the world, bringing the Disney magic to millions of families. Energyst has been working together with Feld Entertainment to supply chiller solutions …

USED QUALITY EQUIPMENT Our strategy to become a leading power and temperature control rental company means that we continuously match our fleet capacity and specifications with market demand. As a result we have a changing range of attractive used equipment for sale. NOW AVAILABLE: 27MW EX-RENTAL POWER PLANT Energyst currently has an ex-rental (surplus) 27 MW power …

Interbrand Global Brands For the 15th consecutive year, Caterpillar Inc. was named as a Best Global Brand by Interbrand, with a ranking of #82 and an overall brand value of $5.425B. The annual report, according to Interbrand, analyzes how brands help grow businesses – from delivering on customer expectations to driving economic value. Caterpillar’s ranking …

THE TILBURG TRAPPERS ICE HOCKEY TEAM Ice hockey is a very popular sport in Germany. Much more popular than it is in the Netherlands, which is why the very successful Dutch ice hockey team Tilburg Trappers found they lacked competition in the Dutch league. After having won the Dutch championship year after year, the decision was made last …

WE HAVE GOT THE SEASONAL HEATING SOLUTION THAT SUITS YOUR NEEDS Think about what would happen to your business if your power and temperature control systems were unable to operate. Now that summer is over, it is important to be prepared for a heating system outage and for a period of peak demand. GET YOUR SEASONAL …

ABOUT ACHILLES Achilles is an external body that verifies a supplier’s status as a trusted partner, by assessing their supply capabilities and compliance with industry legislation. UVDB, Sellihca & Repro Energyst has recently been audited by Achilles. Part of the recent assessment involved an independent site audit where Energyst was awarded 99% for health & Safety …

FROM PURCHASE TO EQUIPMENT RENTAL In Spain, in recent years, cyclical changes to the country’s economy have left their mark on several industries. Where the common practice for companies used to be to purchase and own their equipment, particularly in the industrial and the construction sectors, we now see a tendency towards equipment rental. By now, the equipment rental …

MOËT & CHANDON: 270 YEARS OF PREMIUM CHAMPAGNE Moët & Chandon is celebrating more than 270 years of producing the world’s most loved champagne. Today, it is an icon of success and elegance. Energyst has been in a partnership with Moët & Chandon for over a decade, supplying power, cooling and heating solutions during the …

WINDENERGY HAMBURG 2016 From September 27-30, 2016, Hamburg will again become the gateway to the world of wind energy. The world’s leading expo for wind energy, WindEnergy Hamburg, will provide a comprehensive overview of the current status and future prospects of the sector – along the entire value chain of the international wind industry, onshore …

INTRODUCING THE NEW XQP150 Energyst and Caterpillar introduce the new XQP150 diesel generator. This Stage IIIA product with 150 kVA prime rating is emission-optimised and legally required on all mobile applications in Europe. The super silent XQP150 EUIIIA generator delivers increased flexibility by easily switching between 50 and 60 Hz, which allows one machine to …

ONS 2016 Only a few more weeks until the start of ONS 2016 in Stavanger. This year’s edition of the combined exhibition, conference and festival for the Northern Seas offshore industry will be held from 29 August until 1 September. THREE CATERPILLAR DEALERS, ONE MESSAGE Energyst has joined forces with Pon Power and Pyroban. The …

ENERGYST ANNOUNCES RENEWAL OF GIBRALTAR POWER PROJECTS On 1 June 2016, the Gibraltar Electricity Authority (Gibelec) and Energyst CAT Rental Power have agreed a renewal of the contract for the existing power plants in Gibraltar (UK) for at least another 18 months. Energyst has been providing power generation for several years to bridge the construction of a …

Stay cool this summer with Energyst Think about what would happen to your business if your power and temperature control systems were unable to operate. It’s essential in today’s climate to plan for a cooling system outage or for additional seasonal demand by knowing exactly what temporary equipment you will need, where it will be …

Load Bank Testing

LOAD BANK TESTING & RENTAL SOLUTIONS The importance of load bank testing A load bank gives you all the information you need about the performance of a power unit or system under full or partial load. They can be used to test for example the performance of generators and engines (gensets), transformers, genset controllers, switchgear distribution …

Certifications

Energyst, one of the world’s leading providers of power and temperature control rental solutions, has been awarded ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications. These certifications confirm that Energyst maintains high standards that are recognised globally. ISO 9001 ISO 9001 certification specifies requirements for a quality management system. It proves that Energyst has developed …

Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE FOR CONTINUOUS PRODUCTION PROCESS Just like any mechanical device, power generators need regular maintenance and servicing. Especially when they are exposed to extreme temperatures, salt water, dust or debris. This makes preventive maintenance for your generators essential for maximising reliability and minimising the risk of a loss of power. If you are planning …

Contingency Planning

CONTINGENCY PLANNING Sometimes you have to prepare for the worst. This is why we at Energyst think about what might happen during a sudden power blackout. We appreciate the importance of contingency planning, because a disruption in power can have many negative consequences for any company. A power blackout is not always predictable or preventable. …

Backup Power

BACKUP POWER In an emergency, companies must always be able to rely on their supply of power. If a problem arises, important electrical systems must have an independent source. Backup power has a key role in this. Backup power systems protect life and property from the consequences of the loss of the primary electric power supply. …

Risk Management

RISK MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS As one of the world’s leading providers of power and temperature control rental solutions, Energyst consistently aims to improve and safeguard its customers’ operations. Our tailored solutions reduce risk and enhance productivity. We are fully committed to quickly and effectively solve and prevent issues when they arise. Energyst has the knowledge and …

CCHP – COMBINED COOLING, HEAT & POWER Combined cooling, heat & power (CCHP), also known as trigeneration, is an extension of combined heat & power (CHP). While CHP only generates electricity and heat, CCHP adds cooling to the list. In other words, trigeneration or CCHP means some of the heat that is produced is also …

CHP: Combined Heat & Power

CHP – COMBINED HEAT AND POWER Combined heat and power (CHP), or cogeneration, refers to a simultaneous generation of electricity and useful heating and cooling from the combustion of a fuel or a solar heat collector. Heat that is normally wasted in conventional power generation is now being used as renewable energy, which is an …

Fuel efficiency

FUEL EFFICIENCY: IDLE TIME AND WORKING TIME Simply measuring fuel consumption in litres per hour may seem an easy way of comparing the fuel efficiency of machines. But context is extremely important. Idle time and working time are key considerations when determining which machines are the most profitable for your business. Fluctuating fuel prices can …

Low Voltage Transformers

LOW VOLTAGE STEP-UP AND STEP-DOWN TRANSFORMERS Our low voltage transformers available for rental convert 400 to 480 V generator set outputs to a range of LV voltages up to 690 V for distribution. They offer a range of inputs and outputs to ensure the right voltage for your application. Available for any occasion, from small-scale project to major plant, …

Emergency Power

When a company faces a loss of electrical power, it has to find a way to replace its supply. If no backup power is immediately available, a cause can be a natural disaster the backup power fails to work properly, it must turn to an emergency power system. At Energyst, we understand that in such …

INSTANT GENERATOR RENTAL – FROM A FEW KW UP TO MULTI MEGAWATTS Looking for a temporary or long-term power solution? Energyst’s medium- and high-speed diesel power generators have consistently proven their performance, reliability and safety across the world. Our power generator rental solutions meet a broad spectrum of output requirements and range from simple power sets to multi-megawatt …

INSTANT GENERATOR RENTAL – FROM A FEW KW UP TO MULTI MEGAWATTS Energyst’s extensive range of rental power generators are specifically engineered for various markets and applications to ensure optimum performance. And you can rely on our in-house expertise to help you make the right choice. For temporary installations in planned maintenance or emergency power …

INSTANT GENERATOR RENTAL – FROM A FEW KW UP TO MULTI MEGAWATTS Reliability, performance and safety of power generators are of the utmost importance. Having been the largest producer of medium and high speed diesel engines for decades, Caterpillar’s generators are renowned for their quality. Caterpillar is the largest producer of medium and high speed …

Energyst is celebrating a milestone following the results of a Caterpillar assessment that was carried out at four of Energyst’s European depots in December. The company was recognised as a Five Star Caterpillar rental operation at its first attempt. Not only is Energyst the first Caterpillar rental operation to achieve this status in the EMEA …

At Energyst we know that saving space is key in the offshore industry. That is why we put real energy into designing the most compact offshore generator available in the market. It’s the people at Energyst that make the difference. By listening to the market and transforming its demands into true innovations. We are genuinely …

Interbrand, the world’s largest brand consultancy, recently released its 2014 rankings of the Top 100 Global Brands. As a joint venture between Caterpillar Inc. and its dealers, Energyst CAT Rental Power shares the pride of Caterpillar being ranked 61st among the world’s 100 Top Brands with a value of $6.8 billion. Each year, Interbrand ranks …

New legislation, coming into effect on 1 January 2015, is enforcing the removal and replacement of the low temperature refrigerant-R22 refrigeration system. R22 or HCFC-22 refrigerants are widely used throughout process chiller and industrial refrigerant plants, although these changes in legislation will affect any company that sustains the need for or has a high requirement …

An eclipse of the sun next month could disrupt Europe’s power supplies because so many countries now use solar energy, electricity system operators have warned. “The risk of incident cannot be completely ruled out,” the European Network Transmission System Operators for Electricity said on Monday, adding the eclipse on March 20 would be “an unprecedented …

Cloud Expo Europe is the biggest and best attended cloud event in the world. It allows you free access to a record 300 cutting-edge suppliers showcasing the latest technology solutions and services, and over 300 top experts – including number 1 rated CIOs, Acclaimed Global Cloud Leaders, Cloud Gurus with HUGE twitter followings – all …

In 2050, world energy demand is forecast to be twice as high as it was in 2000, increasing the importance of floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels to the global exploration and production (E&P) market as existing wells closer to shore become redundant. The move to deeper waters and harsher environments coincides with increased …

Optimised performance, proven reliability It goes without saying that at Energyst we are continuously developing innovative equipment that meets our customers’ demands. That’s why we recently added new 1000 kVA load banks to our fleet. Do you want to know more about this equipment, and how it can help meeting your power challenges? Get in …