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Wet Stacking: The Effects & Prevention

Load bank testing your generator not only verifies system capability and performance, it also removes the excess, unburned fuel created by wet stacking.  Wet stacking is a condition that affects diesel engines and is caused by unburned fuel passing into the exhaust system. When diesel engines or generators are run under lightly loaded conditions, it […]

Benefits of Load Bank Testing your Generator

Your generator is relatively complicated and consists of a variety of systems. LionHeart is here to provide you with the benefits of load bank testing your generator. A regular generator service program should include tests and checks of the below systems.  If any of the above systems are not fully functioning, it will affect performance. […]

Servicing and Maintaining your Generator with Field Service Engineer, Chad Yttri

When it comes to servicing and maintaining your generator, LionHeart has expert diesel mechanics who are committed to providing unparalleled service. With over 20 years of working on a wide variety of engines, Yttri is EGSA certified and is one of our team experts at diagnosing and fixing any issue with your critical service equipment. […]

Servicing your Automatic Transfer Switch with Professor Kevin Sheppard

When it comes to servicing your Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS), LionHeart has expert mechanics who are committed to providing unparalleled service. Sheppard, is EGSA certified and is one of our team experts on the operation of the ATS. Below is a fireside Q&A with LionHeart’s favorite ATS Professor. How did you get interested in electrical […]

System Readiness, Now’s the Perfect Time

Critical Power readiness and reliability is top priority for our maintenance and engineering professionals and now, historically low occupancy levels may make this the perfect time to maintain, test and repair the systems you count on most. We have enacted our Emergency Pandemic Business Contingency plan, which includes intense protective measures across our organization to […]

WE ARE OPEN + READY

We understand that your critical power system is an essential element of your life-safety operations and pandemic planning – LionHeart has enacted it’s emergency pandemic contingency plan which includes intense protective measures across our organization to ensure your services can continue without fail. WE ARE READY All scheduled maintenance, repair projects and emergency response will […]

40 for 40: LionHeart’s Arctic Service

LionHeart Responds to 40 emergency calls in 40 hours… Now that we’ve all thawed out, we’re excited to share our story of success during Chicago’s arctic storm this winter. If only we had the production crew of ESPN here to capture it… As with all heroic stories, our’s began with significant preparation. In the days leading up to the […]

3 Cold Weather Tips For Your Critical Power System

1| Block Heater – Ensure the engine coolant is warm. The easiest way to do this is to carefully and safely touch the block heater and hoses to ensure they are warm to the touch. 2 | Batteries – Your lead-acid batteries should be less than three years old. 3 | Fuel – See our suggestions based on fuel type: Diesel Fuel – Make sure […]

Team LionHeart Provides Muscle at the Oscar Mike Compound

LionHeart Critical Power Specialists, Inc. is proud to announce their participation in the recent renovation of the Oscar Mike Compound as part of Lifetime Network’s Designing Spaces program. The transformation is featured on the episode, “Keeping Our Heroes On The Move” which aired on December 4th and is also available on YouTube. As part of the […]

LionHeart Technician Wins Technician of the Year Award

HUNTLEY, ILLINOIS. — LionHeart Critical Power Specialists announces Rob Plane, Field Service Engineer, has been selected as the Technician of the Year (TOYA) by the Electrical Generating Systems Association (EGSA). EGSA is a nationwide trade organization serving the on-site power industry. Association members include generator manufacturers, distributors, and over 1,600 technicians. Mr. Plane was honored […]

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Check out the most recent news from the President of the Chief Engineers Association of Chicagoland. Lionheart is a proud event sponsor, and supporter of this great community.

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