Your Cat dealer technician is familiar with your power system. We suggest having them complete a comprehensive audit of your power system to:
Periodic relay maintenance and testing is critical for employee safety, for avoiding unplanned electrical outages, and for proper operation of critical power systems found in hospitals, data centers, and industrial plants. Caterpillar or your local Cat dealer can provide:
Inadequate circuit breaker maintenance is a leading cause of unscheduled power outages. Power circuit breakers need regular maintenance and testing to ensure electrical system reliability, employee safety through validation of proper equipment operation, and compliance with industrial regulations and standards to ensure against litigation and loss of productivity. Caterpillar or your local Cat dealer can provide:
Battery failure is a leading cause of unscheduled downtime with critical backup power systems. Avoid system failure with maintenance performed by a Cat service technician who will:
The use of thermal imaging programs has revolutionized predictive maintenance inspections for various electrical components. Thermal imaging can provide substantial cost savings by:
A switchgear retrofit by Cat technicians can help improve your power system’s overall performance. A retrofit can include a software update, hardware retrofit, or complete overhaul of your electrical power system. If any of the below apply to your equipment, it’s time for a retrofit:
In some cases, your Cat dealer technician may recommend a complete retrofit of your switchgear system. This involves replacing and upgrading your controls while keeping the system operational. These services include:
Your Cat technician can help minimize downtime during an outage and
ensure a seamless transition between your main power and backup power
with a retrofit of your ATS controls. Caterpillar or your Cat dealer can provide services to:
Many sites use non-supported operating systems and outdated analog gauges, annunciators, etc. that are often burned out or do not function properly. Upgrade to the latest operating system and communications equipment and implement modern touchscreen control to enhance your system’s monitoring capability.
If your breakers are outdated, replace them with new ones to:
Our devices are the latest factory-supported units replacing obsolete and non-supported units. Upgrade your controls to the latest technology with minimal program interruptions or changes to:
Consider a software-based simulator that can be retrofitted into existing Cat systems and used as a training aid to help facility managers operate their paralleling system.
TierPoint’s Lenexa, Kansas data center comprises 56,000 square feet and supports a wide range of customers—including major financial institutions, pharmaceutical companies, and small businesses. Based on the recommendation from their Cat® dealer, the Lenexa data center opted for an upgrade to 4,000 amp, 480V low-voltage switchgear.
The Alpharetta, Georgia, U.S.A. facility is our primary manufacturing location for global Cat Switchgear. In a power system, switchgear is the component that contains fuses or circuit breakers used to control, protect, and isolate electrical equipment. Switchgear can be used both to de-energize equipment to allow work to be done and to clear faults downstream. In this building, not only do we manufacture new switchgear, but we also upgrade customers' existing switchgear.
Tift Regional Medical Center in Tifton, Georgia, needed a partner in power for their critical care units. They were at capacity, needed 100% redundancy, and were using a different brand of generator sets. Enter Caterpillar, mid project. See how Cat power and local Cat dealer Yancey Power Systems provided the products, support, reporting, and integration they needed.