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ATEX approval
May 22nd, 2015

Aluminium starter motors often struggle to obtain ATEX approval. But why are they not considered safe for use in hazardous environments? The reason is aluminium is one of the primary fuels for…

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ATEX-approved starters
May 1st, 2015

When it comes to choosing a start system for diesel powered equipment, operators will often be faced with a choice between inertia and pre-engaged starter motors. If the equipment is to be used in…

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ATEX approval
April 23rd, 2015

The phrase ‘ATEX certification’ is often used in engine starting, but what exactly does it mean? If you operate an offshore platform or underground mine – or if you supply products to…

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OGA2015_logo
April 17th, 2015

There are just 6 weeks until the opening of OGA 2015 and IPU will be there to showcase our unique range of ATEX approved hydraulic and air start motors. These ultra-safe products are critical for…

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February 23rd, 2015

IPU’s Engine Starting Division have recently dispatched two new hydraulic starting systems to supply guaranteed starting to the fire pumps on a new offshore oil platform. The fire pumps are…

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January 9th, 2015

IPU Group is kicking off 2015 by opening our new global headquarters at Cygnus Way, West Bromwich, B70 0XB. Over the festive period we’ve been busily boxing everything up and shipping it to…

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November 14th, 2014

IPU has announced the opening of a new stateside office to provide local support to the company’s growing international customer base. The US office joins IPU overseas…

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International Workboats Show 2014
November 7th, 2014

There are just a few weeks left to secure your free tickets to see IPU at the largest marine industry trade event in North America, the International Workboat Show. Our team will be welcoming…

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International Workboats Show 2014
October 21st, 2014

IPU is set to exhibit at the largest marine industry trade event in North America, The International Workboat Show. Members from IPU’s Starting Division will be presenting our comprehensive range…

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October 7th, 2014

IPU prides itself on engineering quality and expertise. As a company we are committed to training our engineers for the benefit of our team and our customers. As part of this commitment two IPU…

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