Case Studies

Fuel Type

Application

Product Type

Power Range

County Jail

  • Application: Municipal
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: California
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 500kW +

Description: Generators are used in a wide array of applications; however, correctional facilities and prisons can be overlooked. Power outages at these facilities can lead to potentially hazardous situations for both inmates and law enforcement.

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Kahauiki Village

  • Application: Microgrid
  • Fuel Type: Gaseous
  • Location: Honolulu, Hawai’i
  • Product Type: Gaseous Generator
  • Size Range: 150kW - 300kW

Description: Kahauiki Village is a housing project in Honolulu on the island of Oahu designed as long-term housing for families in need. Kahauiki Village provides long term, permanent, affordable housing for over 600 adults and children on Oahu on about 12 acres of land.

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Electric Utility

  • Application: Municipal
  • Fuel Type: Natural Gas
  • Location: US Midwest
  • Product Type: Gaseous Generator
  • Size Range: 500kW +

Description: The utility providing power to the city is challenged to find a cost effective solution to maintain consistent power reserve with the stressed and aging power grid.

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Rob’s Meat Chop & Deli

  • Application: Food
  • Fuel Type: Gaseous
  • Location: Dyer, Indiana
  • Product Type: Gaseous Generator
  • Size Range: 500kW +

Description: Quality is of utmost importance to Rob’s Meat Chop & Deli in Dyer, Indiana. They strive to provide the highest quality meats, prepared food and deli. They work hard every day to provide a wide selection of prepared cuts of meats, sausages, burgers, soups and more.

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Education County Office

  • Application: Education
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: Northern California
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 150kW - 300kW

Description: A northern California county office of education provides educational leadership, resources and customized services to assist school districts.

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Milwaukee School of Engineering

  • Application: Education
  • Fuel Type: Natural Gas
  • Location: Milwaukee, WI
  • Product Type: Gaseous Generator
  • Size Range: 150kW - 300kW

Description: A major feature of the facility is a data center, which houses a NVIDIA GPU-powered AI supercomputer.To protect their new investment, MSOE determined there was a need for a backup generator.
Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE)

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More Redundancy; More Reliability

  • Application: Retail
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: Ohio
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 500kW +

Description: When designing for a large entertainment complex with multiple restaurants, a concert venue, and more, a backup power system was key to the design. The complex could face natural disasters, man-made problems and other matters like blackouts.

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Winery Breathes Easy Thanks to Backup Power

  • Application: Agriculture
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: Calistoga, CA
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 150kW - 300kW

Description: While some facilities scramble to keep part of their business up and running, Castello di Amorosa didn’t sweat while guests continued to sip wine. Thanks to a Generac generator, winery operations ran as normal.

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The Community Hospital of Watervliet

  • Application: Healthcare
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: Watervliet, MI
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 500kW +

Description: The Community Hospital of Watervliet is one of the primary hospitals in the area and, it provides services to more than a dozen communities. Learn more about how a Generac Gemini® Twin Pack gen-set helps to ensure that their facility has full power in the event of a power outage.

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Updated Generator System Helps Meet Current and Future Needs

  • Application: Municipal
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: Southern California
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range:

Description: With an increase in water customer demand, McVicar Lift Station, part of Southern California Water Municipality, was looking to upgrade their existing booster station. Generac's 500kW diesel generator helped provide a solution to meet the service needs of the local community.

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Entertainment Park Obtains Backup Power for Critical Safety Systems

  • Application: Commercial
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 70kW - 100kW

Description: SeaWorld's May 2019 addition of a new rollercoaster - the Tidal Twister - required additional standby power to supply backup emergency power to critical systems. With a design based around a Generac 80kW diesel engine generator they were able to meet their needs.

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Keeping History Alive

  • Application: Historical
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Location: La Porte, Texas
  • Product Type: Diesel Generator
  • Size Range: 150kW - 300kW

Description: The USS Texas (B – 35) is currently docked near the San Jacinto Monument in the Houston Ship channel as a floating museum. If it was not for a Generac generator, the historical site may have been lost forever.

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