29 April 2014: Quebec City - Aggreko, a global leader in temporary power generation, temperature control and oil-free compressed air solutions, announced today the opening of a new service centre in Quebec City to meet the growing needs of commercial and industrial customers. Backed by a nationwide network of service centres, the 2,400 sq m. facility maintains the full complement of Aggreko’s equipment and services, including local sales, service and support to more rapidly mobilise, install and operate projects of all sizes.
“Expanding Aggreko’s service capabilities in Quebec demonstrates our commitment to delivering the utmost value through fast, safe and reliable temporary utility solutions,” said Peter Brouwer, Vice President, Canada East Area General Manager, Aggreko North America. “This new facility is part of Aggreko’s strategic expansion efforts to better serve customers throughout Canada, which will include process engineering and specialty cooling tower support for the petrochemical and manufacturing industries.”
The Quebec facility will provide engineering services from Aggreko Process Services (APS): an experienced process engineering team that helps customers improve their processes and operations to enhance bottom-line performance and address environmental concerns. The centre will also provide support from Aggreko Cooling Tower Services (ACTS): a specialist team focused on improving cooling water performance and reliability through temporary cooling tower installations. Unique to the rental industry, the APS and ACTS teams can design and install projects at extremely short notice.
“We are also excited to provide our customers with Aggreko Remote Monitoring (ARM),” said Brouwer. “This service not only provides customers in remote areas with real-time asset monitoring, but also dedicated diagnostic support by Aggreko’s technical experts located in our Remote Operations Center, proactively recognizing, diagnosing and resolving operational issues before they occur.”
Aggreko will supply the area with all the company’s major rental product lines, including:
- Diesel and natural gas generators from 30 kW to 1,500 kW
- Temperature-control equipment - chillers, cooling towers, air conditioners and electric heaters
- Oil-free air compressors, both diesel and electric
- Refinery-grade heat exchangers
- Cooling towers – capable of cooling millions of litres of water per minute
- Winterized packaging options - ensuring seamless operations of equipment in harsh weather conditions
Aggreko’s new facility is open for business and located at 225A Chemin des Iles, Levis, Quebec City.