Dubai, October 22, 2019 – Al Masaood Power Division has unveiled the first-of-its-kind locally produced mobile Electric Power Generator solution with MTU diesel Genset for emergencies in the UAE during its participation at WETEX 2019.
They presented it as one of the most reliable mobile electricity generators, specially tailor-made for the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), the new solution is set to provide immediate power supply to fit the demands of any emergency, on- or off-road.
Al Masaood electric power generation truck incorporates a world-class MTU Diesel Generator 20V4000 DS2750. It will provide a baseload bridge to permanent power installations or backup power in the wake of any emergency, plant shutdowns, or grid instability in the city and isolated locations as well.
Commenting on this innovative solution, Rasso Bartenschlager, General Manager, Al Masaood Power Division, said “We are proud to collaborate with DEWA on developing this new UAE-made solution. The solution engineered in response to the Authority’s proactive long-term strategy to generate flawless power supply and consumption in Dubai and to support its overall vision for a sustainable future for the Emirate. The new diesel generator uses world-class MTU technology that is characterised with low fuel consumption, high reliability and availability of power, in addition to long maintenance intervals. Furthermore, with the all-terrain agility of this solution, DEWA will be able to supply electrical power wherever needed.”
Capable of producing up to 2500 kVA of prime power, sufficient to light up over 120 households on average at once, and mounted on a 5-axles of 10X8 truck,
Moreover, the vehicle on which the MTU Diesel generator is mount features a half-axle suspension system that makes it stable on all terrains and absorbs vibrations to offer protection to the generator and increased comfort for the driver and operators. Which can ensure faster power recovery for consumers wherever they may be; saving them valuable time and cost, and contributes to improving their safety and lifestyle, as well as to limiting capital and operating expenditures of DEWA.
“This new emergency generator marks yet another significant achievement for Al Masaood Power Division and further cements our long-established lead within the power industry. Our decades-long expertise and commitment in power generation systems has enabled us to successfully provide some of the most efficient and effective solutions to our valued customers and consumers, thanks to Al Masaood dedicated and competent team and our collaboration with MTU, one of the leading worldwide suppliers of decentralised energy systems based on diesel-and gas-engines, and our highly qualified and selected suppliers have been instrumental factors in this success,” added Bartenschlager.
WETEX has established itself as one of the largest and most prestigious international specialised exhibitions, and the largest of its kind in the region. It has become an ideal platform for companies, organisations, experts, manufacturers and investors to learn about the latest developments and global technologies related to water, the environment, oil and gas, conventional and renewable energy and related industries. In conjunction with the 6th Dubai Solar Show, this year’s WETEX is hosting 2350 exhibitors from 55 countries as well as 18 country pavilions covering 85,000 square metres.