These independent dual-starting systems are designed to eliminate the possibility that a single point of failure will affect the ability of the generator to start and assume full load in less than 10 s, as required by NFPA 110.
Gen Set from MTU Onsite Energy
April 2, 2012
When utility power goes out, facility operators want to know that backup power is seconds away. To ensure ultimate generator starting reliability in mission-critical standby power applications, MTU Onsite Energy 3,250-kW Series 4000 generator sets are available with fully redundant starting components--including dual starters, dual-battery sets, and dual-battery chargers.