Here is a quick quiz to test members of your staff.
See how many questions you can answer!
  1. What is the purpose of a rectifier?
  2. What is the angle of separation between each phase of a 3-phase circuit?
  3. The purpose of a turbocharger is to pre-heat the combustion air.
    True or False?
  4. Common rail fuel systems operate with a fuel pressure close to
    a) 3,000  psi, b) 30,000 psi, or c) 60,000 psi?
  5. If an alternator rotates at 1,800 rpm, how many poles should it have to produce 60 Hz voltage?
  6. What device is usually used to sense an engine's actual rpm?
  7.  What is the most common cause of a generator set's Failure to Start?
  8.  At what genset voltage will an automatic transfer switch transfer from Normal to Emergency?
  9. What is the logical rating for a generator set powered by a 75 bhp prime mover?
  10. What is the difference in application between an Emergency generator set vs. a Standby generator set? 
Did they get them all right?   

Not quite? 
Industry experts from EGSA member companies will be covering these topics in detail at the next George Rowley Basic School of On-Site Power Generation in Austin, TX - February 19 - 21, 2018
Click here to see how much you could increase your knowledge of on-site power generating systems. 

Click here to download the registration form.

And remember, there are savings available if your company sends several people to the same school vs. sending them to separate schools.

Do you have 10 or more people that would benefit from more On-Site Power Generation knowledge?

We can bring the school to you!  

Contact Michael Pope at  to discuss.
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