What is load banking? A load bank simulates an electrical load to exercise your generator. Gregory Poole has a full line of load bank testing equipment to ensure you are in compliance with your local and industry specific regulations. Our fully documented test procedures assist in determining power capability and operating condition of your emergency power generation system.
In addition to giving you the peace of mind of knowing your backup power system is fully functional, load banking has a number of other benefits for the health of these critical assets. Regular load banking:
Most backup power systems should be load banked to full capacity at least once a year. In addition to this, regular inspections and testing under light- or no-load conditions can be useful in identifying problems, though this alone does not provide all the benefits of a proper annual load banking.