Reciprocating Engines

MTU wins order for standby power generators

9 June 2009 — MTU Onsite Energy won a $1.1 million order for diesel generator sets from SvF International NV of Venezuela. The initial order is scheduled to be in place by the end of July.

MTU is providing an initial order of 70 units, which is made up of 20 open power units and 50 enclosed units. The 40 kW generator sets will be used by the Venezuelan telecommunication company, Movilnet, to provide standby power for its cellular towers across that country.

A second order for 10 additional units, consisting of five open power units and five enclosed units, was also received and is expected to ship by the end of June.