PV Solar Facility Commissioning: Save Time and Money Using Load Bank Testing

Designing and building a solar energy plant is a capital-intensive project that requires coordination of labor, components, schedules and regulatory compliance which produces costs in the millions of dollars. According … Continue reading “PV Solar Facility Commissioning: Save Time and Money Using Load Bank Testing”


Here’s Why Utilities Say They Use Load Banks in Substation Testing and Start Up

New utility facilities must be tested before going live to verify proper operations of relays and power protection. Operators can test their new facilities in one of two ways: use … Continue reading “Here’s Why Utilities Say They Use Load Banks in Substation Testing and Start Up”


The Importance of Using Proven Load Bank Testing Procedures

Has your organization adopted an effective load bank testing procedure? Does your testing ensure you will be able to maintain continuous operation? Load bank testing is performed under two scenarios … Continue reading “The Importance of Using Proven Load Bank Testing Procedures”


Why Use Portable Load Banks?

Portable load banks streamline load testing in a variety of applications. From small to large kW ratings, portable load banks are convenient, reliable and only need to be on your … Continue reading “Why Use Portable Load Banks?”


What Type of Load Bank Solution Would Provide a Battery Load Tester?

When you test batteries using load banks, what type of equipment do you use? A battery load tester comes in many forms. Typically, a battery load tester is a portable … Continue reading “What Type of Load Bank Solution Would Provide a Battery Load Tester?”


Testing Applications for High Power Resistor Load Banks

What is a high power resistor load bank? Basically, it’s a resistive load bank used in the testing of emergency power generation equipment, including electrical generators, uninterruptible power supplies, turbines … Continue reading “Testing Applications for High Power Resistor Load Banks”


Proper Load Testing and Commissioning Deliver Data Center Benefits

The most successful testing and commissioning of a data center requires you develop your plan as early as possible. By preparing your commissioning plan early in the project, such as … Continue reading “Proper Load Testing and Commissioning Deliver Data Center Benefits”


Key Reason for Using Load Banks for Generator Testing

How do you load test your generator sets? Do you conduct your testing at full loads? Load testing generators is a critical step in commissioning a new facility, conducting routine … Continue reading “Key Reason for Using Load Banks for Generator Testing”


Determining the Right Load Bank Type for Critical Facility Commissioning Tests

During a facility commissioning test, you must validate the performance of critical components within your infrastructure. A variety of load bank testing solutions are available to test systems such as … Continue reading “Determining the Right Load Bank Type for Critical Facility Commissioning Tests”


Commissioning Solutions for Data Centers – The Benefits of Load Bank Testing

Load bank testing is a critical component of commissioning solutions for data centers. Here’s why: ·      Load testing validates system design and performance. As a result, you gain the peace-of-mind … Continue reading “Commissioning Solutions for Data Centers – The Benefits of Load Bank Testing”


The 1 – 2 – 3’s of Load Bank Testing Your Utility

Does your utility station burn fossil fuels including oil or natural gas? Our latest infographic explains why load bank testing is critical in the utilities industry.


Fluor Corporation Case Study: Testing with Resistive and Reactive Load Banks

Fluor Corporation, one of the largest construction companies in the world, turned to ComRent to conduct ongoing load tests using reactive load banks. The company required extensive load testing of … Continue reading “Fluor Corporation Case Study: Testing with Resistive and Reactive Load Banks”


The Difference Between Inductive and Capacitive Load Bank Solutions

Are you familiar with the different types of reactive load bank solutions? A reactive load bank simulates systems affected by electric motors or other electromagnetic devices on a power network. … Continue reading “The Difference Between Inductive and Capacitive Load Bank Solutions”


PV Solar Facility Commissioning: Save Time and Money Using Load Bank Testing

Designing and building a solar energy plant is a capital-intensive project that requires coordination of labor, components, schedules and regulatory compliance which produces costs in the millions of dollars. According … Continue reading “PV Solar Facility Commissioning: Save Time and Money Using Load Bank Testing”


Here’s Why Utilities Say They Use Load Banks in Substation Testing and Start Up

New utility facilities must be tested before going live to verify proper operations of relays and power protection. Operators can test their new facilities in one of two ways: use … Continue reading “Here’s Why Utilities Say They Use Load Banks in Substation Testing and Start Up”


Load Bank Testing for all Data Center Tiers

The moment your data center fails…. you start paying the price. You can lose an average of $138,000 for every hour your data center is out of commission. Find out … Continue reading “Load Bank Testing for all Data Center Tiers”


10 Trends that Will Impact Your Data Center in 2016

Looking ahead to the future of data centers and the evolution of technology, here are 10 trends to know that can impact your data center in the coming year. 1. Higher … Continue reading “10 Trends that Will Impact Your Data Center in 2016”


Proper Load Testing and Commissioning Deliver Data Center Benefits

The most successful testing and commissioning of a data center requires you develop your plan as early as possible. By preparing your commissioning plan early in the project, such as … Continue reading “Proper Load Testing and Commissioning Deliver Data Center Benefits”


The Different Types of Load Bank Testing Solutions

Load bank testing solutions include load banks that test the operation of an electrical system. Load banks control the total load, power factor and schedule during the test. Many of … Continue reading “The Different Types of Load Bank Testing Solutions”


Key Reason for Using Load Banks for Generator Testing

How do you load test your generator sets? Do you conduct your testing at full loads? Load testing generators is a critical step in commissioning a new facility, conducting routine … Continue reading “Key Reason for Using Load Banks for Generator Testing”


The First Line of Defense: Load Bank Test

You can rely on ComRent for the equipment and expertise necessary to successfully load bank test your industry’s emergency generators and power systems. Your first line of defense? Load bank … Continue reading “The First Line of Defense: Load Bank Test”


Why big data servers stay on-premises in data centers

While the rest of the world may be moving to the cloud, the growth of compute- and I/O-intensive analytics have kept much of their big data workloads for data centers … Continue reading “Why big data servers stay on-premises in data centers”


The 1 – 2 – 3’s of Load Bank Testing Your Utility

Does your utility station burn fossil fuels including oil or natural gas? Our latest infographic explains why load bank testing is critical in the utilities industry.


Top 2015 Data Center Trends & Predictions

At ComRent, we design a number of load bank solutions specifically designed for data center commissioning. In the world that’s so dictated by technology and information, it’s critical that your … Continue reading “Top 2015 Data Center Trends & Predictions”

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