3rd Conference of Grupel Agents from Spain
3ª Conferencia Agentes Grupel Espanha
3ª Conferencia Agentes Grupel Espanha

3rd Conference of Grupel Agents from Spain

Another edition of Grupel Agents from Spain conference that visited got to know and received Grupel’s energy, and this was the focus on this edition. We received the commercial Grupel Agents from Spain on the days 28 and 29th of March to analyze the results of 2018 and define the strategy to 2019 and respective goals. On this edition, in contrast to the last edition where they had Grupel Academy training, we decided this year to focus on the results of [...]

Grupel Distributors - LATAM Event
Grupel Distributors - LATAM Event

1st edition of the event LATAM- Grupel Distributors

With the intent of promoting, disclose and sharing Grupel’s brand we received the visit from Grupel distributors of Latin America for technical training, knowledge sharing, and market development. This event occurred during the week (25-09 of March) and we had the presence of our Grupel distributors from Argentina, Bolivia, Mexico, and Panamá. As the base of this event, we had the Grupel Academy, which is a technical-commercial training that has the purpose to strengthen the technical knowledge of our gensets. This [...]

MEE 2019 Grupel
MEE 2019 Grupel

MEE Dubai, a fair to create and enhance partnerships

The Middle East Electricity (MEE 2019) for being the biggest fair in the world in this sector is the ideal place to create and enhance partnerships. This event, MEE 2019, happened in the days 5-7 of March in Dubai, the perfect set geographically, since it covers a wide area of 4 continents, and only the big brands in the market like Grupel are present. This is a very important fair not only because of its visibility but also to demonstrate [...]

Grupel as Smart Industry

Grupel as Smart Industry – Technology generates energy

The program Imagens de Marca from the Portuguese channel SIC de Notícias releases a new section with energy, that mentions Grupel as Smart Industry. “Grupel stands out as the national leader in the gensets market, taking its national energy to the four corners of the globe” - This is how the section Imagens de Marca with Grupel as Smart Industry started and with the main goal to demonstrate how digital technology is revolutionizing the industry of several sectors in the Portuguese [...]

Middle East Electricity 19 Grupel

Come to Middle East Electricity 2019 and share Grupel’s energy!

Once more Grupel will be present at the Middle East Electricity 19 in Dubai from 5  to 7th of March at booth S3.D40. This year Grupel at Middle East Electricity is looking forward to presenting its new products and improvements on the existing generators on its portfolio. In the booth we will have actual generators to represent our portfolio and for the visitors to see the quality, robustness, and components of our products. We will also have different versions of our product, [...]

Principais Falhas no Arranque de um Gerador

The Reasons Why the Genset Fails to Start

Preventive maintenance is very important to prevent failures on the genset functioning. However, an unexpected failure can happen for several reasons. Below we present the main reasons why the genset fails to start: Battery failureMost of the failures on the genset startup are related to the battery. A significant percentage of this fault is due to the accumulation of lead sulfate in the battery plates which ends up by disabling them. The purchase of a battery without maintenance it is [...]

Portable Generator Grupel

Portable Generators, Flexible Range, Resistant and Practical

Recently we added to our portfolio of products a new portable generator Grupel (3000rpm), the gasoline portable generator of 8kW Single Phase & Three Phase. This new portable generator provides the possibility to function under two options (single-phase and three-phase) in just one equipment, this version has better finishes, it is more robust and has an alternator of higher quality. Just like in the other models, it is necessary to have certain cares as: before turning the generator on, ensure that [...]

Genset power factor

Understand the meaning of a genset power factor

Discover the different types of power kW, kVA, kVAr and its relation with the power factor (cosine of Fi (φ)). To understand the genset power factor, first, we will start by exploring the different types of power, on which the kW (kiloWatt – active power), the kVAr (kiloVolt Ampere reactive –reactive power) and the kVA (kiloVolt Ampere – apparent power) are electrical power measurements. The kW is the power that generates work, kVAr is the used power that creates and maintains [...]

Infografia Grupel - Energy
Infografia Grupel - EN

2018 was a year of growth, recognition, and energy

Grupel S.A. is a company 100% Portuguese, a leader in the manufacture of diesel generators in Portugal, and elected by Portuguese consumers for the second consecutive year with the Five Stars Award 2019, establishing in the gensets and energy market as a recognized brand, of quality and as a trusted brand by consumers. With the experience and know-how of over 40 years in the generators and energy sector, Grupel is prepared to meet the needs of the customer and present [...]

Electric voltage and electric current

Find out the relation between voltage, current, and electric resistance 

The electric voltage (U) and electric current (I) are very different concepts, better known as voltage and current. It is impossible to refer to electric voltage and electric current without mentioning the law of all laws, the Ohm's law, that has the following relation:Where:R: Electric resistance, in Ohm (Ω) U: Electric voltage, in Volts (V) A: Electric current, in Ampere (A)Basically, the electric resistance is the easiness or difficulty that the materials have, to opposed to the electric current passage. When is [...]