JCB Power Products Secured £10 Million Contract for its Gas Powered Generators

JCB secured a deal worth £10 million in 2017 marking the companies entrance into the gas-powered generator sector

JCB Power Products has its HQ in Hixon, Stafford UK. It has been enjoying ever increasing success in the supply of generators for all sorts of installations. The company announced it will supply 34.5 Megawatts gas-powered generator sets to a the well known AGR Group. This will be the biggest deal of its type for JCB Power Products.

With enough power to provide 17,500 domestic homes for 24 hours, these generator sets well and truly punch above their weight. MD Jonathan Garnham of JCB Power Products ltd is very pleased with the deal which he has worked very hard to get.

Says Garnham:

We are proud to have secured the business with the AGR Group and are delighted to be working in partnership with them to develop our first major gas project. This agreement signals an exciting new market opportunity for JCB and the company is working to further develop its product line and service offering in the UK’s alternative power generation market. JCB Power Products continues to deliver an expanding range of power generation solutions, to ensure that customers in all markets can benefit from reliable power supplies.

The 2.5MW and 2MW generators have been installed across five sites in England. Models include both open and containerised at 11kV and 6.6kV sites. AGR Director Oliver Breidt was very impressed by the approach taken by JCB to secure the deal.

Says Breidt:

We are very happy to be working with JCB on these projects and have been impressed by their flexible approach, moving quickly to make the most of this exciting market opportunity. We look forward to jointly delivering these projects with JCB and are looking into exploring more opportunities together.

The AGR Group specialises in sustainable, low carbon energy generation for communities and businesses and since 2011 has delivered projects worth £250 million across the UK. AGR also have vast experience in solar and wind power. It has diversified into complementary power supply, using gas-powered generators in recent years.


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