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Ground SUPPORT EQUIPMENT
GROUND POWER UNITS
Since 1946, HITZINGER have been providing turn-key tailored power solutions. With our absolute commitment to quality, efficiency and reliability. Today we are a leading manufacturer of Rotary Diesel UPS, Diesel Generators, Frequency Converters, Alternators and 400Hz Airport Ground Power.
The HITZINGER production facility is based in Austria Linz and home to over 250 employees, spread over 3 production plants and five product lines. Through our commitment to the UK, our daughter company Hitzinger UK, aims to provide the best in service to all our customers covering our complete product range and offers complete support throughout the project, from concept design to detailed design and commissioning.
The HITZINGER 400Hz Ground Power Units are driven by the aim to minimise the operating costs and to improve handling as well as maintenance, with innovative materials, modern processing technologies and ingenious engineering providing a power range of 30-180 KVA. Our latest generation of 400Hz Ground Power Units, represent a new era in optimised fuel running costs for the aircraft in the flight preparation phase. Using our own Hitzinger alternators allows us to provide enhanced efficiencies with the lowest total cost of ownership of any unit on the market.
Using the lowest running speeds of 1500rpm, the Hitzinger Diesel Driven GPU provides reduced fuel consumption, less maintenance due to less stress and extremely low running noise. Together with all these benefits, the Hitzinger 400Hz Ground Power unitsprovide improved emissions with engines up to a Tier4/COMMs4 standard.
400HZ AND 28VDC LOAD BANKS
The HITZINGER 400Hz and 28vDC Load banks are specifically designed rugged units used for the testing and servicing 115/200V 400Hz and 28VDC Ground Power Units. As standard, both the400Hz and 28vDC Load banks are supplied with a hard protective casing with wheels mounted directly on to the base of ease of transportation and flexibility.