Generators for Business

commercial generators

From outback farms to city offices and mines in the furthest corner of Australia, there’s one thing they all have in common: the need for power. That’s why Australian businesses of all shapes and sizes look to commercial generators to keep their equipment and machinery running. And we’re not talking about small portable generators for tools on the worksite; we mean large stationary generators that are providing standby, continuous and prime … Read More

generator control panel

Imagine you’ve investing in the best coffee machine on the market. Before you even consider making a flat white, you read the instructions and get to grips with the controls. From the temperature gauge to the grind controls and steamer – you need to know how to get everything perfectly in tune. Only then can you expect to sip the best coffee of your life. The same applies to a generator. … Read More

When choosing a stationary generator for your business, the first and most important question you need to ask is this: Should I choose a continuous, prime or standby backup generator? Let’s start by looking at the difference between the types: CONTINUOUS AND PRIME BACKUP GENERATOR These gensets operate in a similar way simply because they function as the main source of power, rather than standby power. It follows, then, that they … Read More

generator for business

From prime to continuous to standby, buying a stationary generator for business use requires some important considerations. Here are 5 decisions you need to make before you buy. Prime, continuous or standby? Your choice of generator will differ depending on whether you want prime/continuous power or standby power. Continuous and prime generators both function as the main source of power, rather than standby power, they are designed to operate for … Read More

stationary generators

Power is the lifeblood of most businesses. So choosing the right generator that will keep your business running in the best and worst of times is absolutely critical. There are two main types: portable and stationary generators. In other words, those you can move around, and those you can’t. Aside from the obvious, there are some important differences between portable and stationary generators that you need to know if you are … Read More

standby generator

Lights go out. Computer screens turn blank. Machinery grinds to a halt. Refrigerators stop whirring. The unthinkable has happened: the power has gone out. What now? If you don't have a Standby Generator supporting your business - you should read on:  Businesses today rely on power – reliable, constant power. So much so, in fact, that if (or when) the power goes out, every part of the business grinds to … Read More

Best 8kva petrol generator

Our pick of the best 8kVA Petrol Generator  Searching for the best 8kVA petrol generator for trade, construction or farming? We’re not surprised; 8kVA is the most popular portable generator size for work sites and on rural properties. That level of power will suit many pumps, welders, brick saws, air-compressors, cement mixers and a whole range of other power tools/equipment.   There are lots of generators at this size, but … Read More

Our most comprehensive range of genset models is our portable trade and farm generators series. We sell tough portable gensets to a whole range of commercial customers; builders, plumbers, farmers, civil construction companies, mine sites, agribusiness, renovators and much more. So after years of gathering feedback from these customers and businesses, along with our ongoing testing from in-house product experts, we can share with you these powerful reviews for the best trade … Read More

coffee cart generator

Top Coffee Cart Generators Revealed

Starting a mobile coffee cart business? Before you start honing your milk frothing, you need enough portable power to run the coffee machine. Here, we look at the best coffee cart generator on the market. Operating a coffee cart with a generator is the best way to expand your business into new locations as it eliminates the need for a mains power connection. The type of generator you choose for your … Read More

Yamaha generators

Like car manufacturers, we find that generator manufacturers are typically good at different things. Some are the best at industrial generators. Others have a knack for backup generators. And of course, there are those who know exactly how to make the most lightweight and compact portable generators. But with Yamaha generators, there seems to be no limit to their skills. Yamaha produces the gruntiest generators for the worksite. The lightest … Read More

buy a generator online

Remember the days when shopping for a petrol generator meant trekking from store to store comparing prices and models? Trying in vain to find an expert who could tell you the difference between this generator and that generator? Those days are long gone. Thanks to this fang-dangled thing called the Internet, today the most convenient way is to buy a generator online. With the internet, you have the biggest range … Read More

Back in 1973, when Yamaha first started producing generators, nobody could have imagined that 50 years on they would be building gensets that make manufacturers like Honda quake in their boots. But today Yamaha is one of the biggest names in generators. If you’re looking for portable generators for camping/caravanning, they've got it. Rugged, powerful workhorses for the jobsite? Reliable, hassle-free companions for your mobile business? They've got it. The … Read More

three phase generators

Three phase generators are an excellent choice if you want higher horse power without an expensive fuel guzzling engine. But not all three-phase generators are the same – like all generators, you can choose from a whole range of features, sizes and power outputs. Here, we provide an introduction to the types of three-phase generators out there. First, why should you choose a three-phase generator? The main reason is that … Read More

Tough work environments demand tough generators. And there’s no tougher work environment than an Australian mine. You can’t settle for just any generator. You need to choose the most extreme Mining generator out there. One that is designed specifically to withstand everything a mining site can throw at it and still be begging for more.  Here are the five key factors you need to consider when choosing a mine specification … Read More

Buying a Generator for your Business

Thinking of buying a generator for business use? Whether it’s a farm, event, construction site, satellite office or something else entirely, there’s a whole range of commercial generators that can power your Australian business day and night. The only challenge is working out which one is best for your needs. That’s where we come in.  Below are the top 9 things to consider when buying a commercial generator. You may … Read More

Welder Generators: What You Need To Know

Powerful Multi-Tasking: Everything you need to know about welder generators (plus a bit more): Why have one when you can have two? A welder generator appeals to the value-seeker in every one of us. But it doesn’t stop there – with manufacturers packing even more tools into a generator unit, we can now get more bang for our buck than ever before. Here, we reveal what you need to know … Read More

three phase power

When you’re buying a generator, it helps if you know some of the technicalities – otherwise there’s a high chance you’ll choose the wrong generator for your needs. So let’s start by revealing one of the greatest mysteries of them all: the difference between single phase and three phase power. Here it is: “A phase is the factional part of the period of a sinusoidal wave, usually expressed in electrical degrees. A single-phase circuit … Read More

Yamaha Inverter Generator

There was a time that if you put the words “Yamaha” and “Power” in the same sentence, you could only be talking about the roaring power behind the latest Yamaha motorcycle. After all, Yamaha has been a leading name in motorcycles since the very first 125cc YA-1 Motorcycle was made and sold in Japan in 1955. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-jui3qHhmhc Today Yamaha is a big name in another power industry: generators. Yamaha first started producing … Read More

Best Generators for Food Vans revealed

There was a time the only food truck to jingle its way round town was Mr Whippy. Now the kids who used to run out into the streets screaming for soft serves in a cone are all grown up and now they’re chasing a new breed of food truck. From tacos to gumbo, curry to burgers, food trucks are serving up a whole menu of appetising and (sometimes) gourmet goodies. It’s … Read More

Best Generator Brands

Thinking of buying a new generator? Maybe you’re finally going on that caravan trip you’ve been planning for the past 12 months. Perhaps you’re investing in a new generator as back-up to your solar system. Or maybe this is the year you’re finally getting your home extension built and you need a generator to see you through. Whatever the reason, before you purchase a new generator, it pays to know … Read More