SITE INSPECTIONS = RISK MITIGATION = LOSS PREVENTION
Power Quality of the Utility Grid Varies Tremendously. Common Problems such as Blackouts, Brownouts, Sags, Surges and lightning… combined with Utility Company Policies of “Reactive Maintenance” on their Power Plants, Sub-stations, Utility feeders and Transformers … Guarantees Utility Downtime For Your Business!
IMPACT OF DOWNTIME
Sources: Network Computing, the Meta group and Contingency Planning Research
Typical hourly costs of downtime by industry (in US Dollars)
|6.48 million (During trading hours – it is per minute)
The potential losses incurred as a result of downtime must be balanced against the additional costs associated with higher levels of availability.
Mission critical facility ‘availability’ is often thought of in the way of percent (%) availability. Here is what that translates to in annual downtime:
Note: Uptime Institute Tier 4 is 99.995% – or 26 minutes per year. Very few facilities have a tier 4 rating. Most are around a Tier 3 – which equates to approximately 1 to 4 hours of downtime per year.
Combine the above figures with these facts:
The vast majority of business interruption is due to power failure.
The vast majority of power failures, in mission critical facilities, are due to a failure within the diesel fuel system that supports the emergency generators.
The solution: Have your system inspected by one of our expert teams. We will identify the risks within your system, and provide solutions – keeping your business from suffering a loss due to emergency power failure.
At Diesel System Experts, diesel fuel systems are all we do. We provide Site Inspections, and related Diesel Systems services, Worldwide.