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Customers Benefit from the New Curtis Power Solutions

In early July 2020, Curtis Engine and Western Branch Diesel’s Power Generation division announced a merger that yields expanded resources and territory for the newly created Curtis Power Solutions, LLC.

Curtis Engine and Western Branch Diesel Power Generation Division Announce Merger

BALTIMORE, Maryland, and PORTSMOUTH, Virginia – July 2, 2020 – Curtis Engine & Equipment Co., Inc. and Western Branch Diesel today announced that they have closed on a transaction merging Curtis Engine & Equipment Co., Inc. (Curtis Engine) with Western Branch Diesel LLC’s Power Generation Division. The new company will go to market as Curtis Power Solutions, LLC.

Now Hiring: Power Generation Professionals

Founded in 1944, Curtis Engine is a highly-specialized provider of world-class power generation equipment and services throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.  We are a growing company and always looking for customer-service oriented, knowledgeable, intelligent, and ambitious sales engineers and generator field service technicians. 

What You Need to Know: Considerations for Sizing A Generator

What size generator do you need? Is your business mission critical? Diesel or Gas?

MTU Adds Microgrids to its Portfolio

Autonomous electricity networks, or microgrids, combine cogeneration plants, diesel- and gas-powered gensets and renewable sources with batteries and a control system that links up all the elements in an intelligent energy management system that can maintain energy availability. Rolls-Royce is now adding turnkey microgrids from MTU to its current portfolio.

Curtis Engine Contingent Puts a Charge into MTU Engineering Symposium

On October 16-18, 2019, MTU Onsite Energy hosted its 11th annual Engineering Symposium at the factory in Mankato, MN.  Curtis Engine took 49 people to the Symposium -- the largest single group in attendance and also the largest group Curtis has ever brought.  Approximately 500 people from North and South America were in attendance.  Attendees were mostly electrical engineers, but there were also end users, suppliers and energy service companies present. 

PS-SPEC Enhancements

MTU Onsite Energy is excited to introduce enhancements to our PS-SPEC™ Power System Sizing and Specification Program

Best Practices for a Successful Generator Set Installation

In the Summer issue of our Power Generation PULSE  eNewsletter, we examine the question: What is involved in a successful generator set installation? To come up with the answers, we spoke with three of Curtis Engine’s longtime electrical contracting partners. Don D’Amato, President Electric Advantage

A Night of Good Food, Good Drink and Good Memories

The Baltimore Museum of Industry was the perfect setting for Curtis Engine’s recent 75th anniversary bash. Over the decades, Curtis Engine has evolved into the Mid-Atlantic region’s leader in providing world-class power generation equipment and service for commercial, institutional and government customers.

Join a Three-Part Live Webinar Series on Microgrids and Receive CEUs

Curtis Engine and MTU Onsite Energy announce the new three-part live webinar on microgrids. See the 2019 schedule for the Live Webinars on Microgrids series below:

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