Entries by advandesign

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Specifying Generator Control Switchgear

With daily advances in information technology and other processes and services, the world is becoming a more complicated and power-hungry place. Many industries and services have become increasingly more dependent on a continuous, uninterrupted supply of electric power. However, a continually shrinking electric generation margin reduces the reliability of utility-provided power.

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Ensuring Data Center Reliability and Sustainability

Building Operating Management, March 2010 (Archived) In this 75-minute Webcast presented by Bill Kosik, energy and sustainability director for HP Critical Facilities Services, attendees will learn the fundamentals of ensuring a reliable, energy-efficient data center, including:  the latest on the Energy Star standard for data centers; a review of current benchmarks, including power usage effectiveness (PUE) […]

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POWER CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR ON-SITE POWER GENERATORS

Russelectric® custom designs and manufactures power control and synchronizing switchgear systems in low and medium voltage ratings for single- and multi-unit on-site power generators. In addition to emergency power, system designs may include a variety of sophisticated control functions such as peak shaving, load curtailment, and utility paralleling for both open transition transfer and live-source closed transition transfer.

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BACKUP POWER FOR SECURITY SYSTEMS

Because reliable electric power is required for proper operation of security equipment, the threat of terrorism makes any facility vulnerable to a loss of power. Russelectric® power control systems provide the emergency/backup power needed to keep critical security equipment up and running in the event of a loss of utility feed.

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How Green Data Centers Cut Costs and Raise Reliability

Building Operating Management, March 2009 (Archived) A green data center can save money and the environment. This webcast will show you how the latest technologies and approaches can create a greener, energy-efficient, cost-effective data center without compromising reliability or performance objectives.  Topics include:   the emerging Energy Star standard for data centers; current benchmarks, including power usage effectiveness (PUE) and […]

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Data Center Reliability: The Biggest Risks and How to Avoid Them

Building Operating Management, May 2008 (Archived) Presented by Tom Reed, Senior Director of Mission Critical Services, Kling Stubbins, this webcast discusses the many ways data centers can fail, and what you can do in advance to prevent these failures, including:   specification and installation tips; effective commissioning practices; and the importance of ongoing maintenance.

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Data Center Optimization

Building Operating Management, September 2007 (Archived) This webcast on high-performing data centers will introduce you to the best practices and latest technologies you’ll need to ensure your data center operates at maximum efficiency and cost-effectively 24/7.  Presented by Steve Spinazzola, Vice President of RTKL, an international architectural, engineering and planning firm, this webcast will address the following topics: what […]