How To Prepare for a Power Outage

Is your business or facility ready for a power outage? Whether planned events for maintenance or emergencies that arise due to increasingly erratic weather and growing demands on the grid, power outages can significantly disrupt your operations if you’re not properly prepared. Take steps today to keep your facility operating when grid power fails by making Caterpillar generators a part of your power outage plan.

Why Power Outage Preparedness Is Important

While some power outages are brief, many last much longer and can occur without warning. Power outage preparation for your business operations today will keep your facilities operating during future outages. Act now and create a business continuity plan for power outages that will empower your business with strategies to minimise disruptions the next time there's a loss of power.

  • Provide life-saving services
  • Keep products and inventory safe
  • Maintain revenue
  • Support transportation
  • Prevent food from spoiling
  • Deliver clean and safe drinking water
  • Ensure people keep working
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How Can Caterpillar Help?

After determining power requirements, your Cat® dealer can help you formulate a business continuity plan to prepare for power outages. This plan will be customised to your site and meet your power and budget requirements so you can keep your facility running no matter what.

Depending on your needs, your Cat dealer can provide:

  • On-site generator sets
  • Generator rental solutions
  • Combination of ownership and rental solutions

Purchase a Generator Set

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  • A Cat power generator system designed to your specifications
  • Backup power already installed prior to a power outage
  • Dealer expertise and services for the life of your generator set
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  • Engineered for easy transport and fast installation
  • Designed to work alone or in redundancy
  • Meet your greatest power need with less investment
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Click on the button to fill out a short form. An experienced dealer will contact you to discuss a custom solution and pricing options that best suit your needs. 

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The Cat dealer network makes it easy for customers around the world to get parts and services support. With the help of Cat dealers, you can keep doing the work. 

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