Battery Monitoring Systems
It’s no secret that batteries are the weakest link to a backup power system. Supporting your critical load should be your primary goal, and it is our goal too. With a battery monitoring system, your are giving the peace of mind that your critical load is protected 24/7.
Battery monitoring systems have been a hot topic over the past 10 years, but they have also evolved quite a bit. Today, there are more and more manufacturers, with tons of features, different equipment styles, etc. You might ask yourself, “What monitoring system is best for me? And what do I really NEED?”. Well, those are very fair questions.
One thing that hasn’t changed is our commitment to the critical power industry, offering the finest products and services to our clients. There are several fine battery monitoring systems out on the market, but choosing the right one can be daunting. We can help make the decision easier to best meet your needs.
More Reliable Battery Maintenance
While regimented battery maintenance is very important, a battery system can fail in between your scheduled maintenance visits. With a battery monitoring system, your are given the highest reliability possible for your critical power system. You will be alarmed instantly when a battery cell is failing so you can take appropriate action before it’s too late. You don’t want to wait for your next power outage to find out your battery will not get your operations running.
Each battery monitoring manufacturer approaches their design and features a little differently. But they all typically measure and record:
- overall voltage
- individual cell voltages
- internal ohmic values
- discharge current
- Compliance with NERC’s PRC-005
Our battery monitoring solutions simply save you money by:
- Preventing battery failure
- Optimizing useful battery life
- Reducing maintenance cost (less manual PM visits)
- Increasing safety
We realize there are several available manufacturers and options when it comes to battery monitoring systems. We proudly offer reliable systems like Alber and Cellwatch and can tell you how they differ from each other.
Contact us to learn which battery monitoring system best meets your needs and objectives.