Forest City Generators

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Forest City Generators was established in 1902, it is one of the world’s leading suppliers of diesel generators. They specialize in the production and supply of diesel generators and mobile tower lights, and the supply of all related original manufacturers spare parts.

With their dedication to customer support they pride themselves on total integrity, personal attention to all their customers, and fast response to any queries that may arise. At all times they try to offer good, competitive pricing and the fastest possible delivery following receipt of your confirmed order, whilst maintaining the highest of quality in the finished product.

The company also offers, brand new diesel generator sets, built to order within minimal time, from 7kVA up to 3045kVA (5.6 up to 2436KW). They are distributors of Perkins Engine, Volvo, MTU, Deutz, Cummins Generator Technologies (Stamford) and Mecc-Alte. They also supply majority of generator sets within their range fitted into fully weatherproof enclosures soundproof to 85dBA at 1 metre or better.

Forest City are pleased to offer competitively priced original spare parts for many diesel engines and various manufacturers alternators, and would be pleased to receive any enquiry that one may have in this regard.They supply only genuine original equipment manufacturers spare parts with ex-stock availability on many items.Their expertise and knowledge of both the product and the industry as a whole are widely acknowledged.They market their generators worldwide, with Africa and Asia their major markets.

Forest City sell their generators in South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Cameroon and Zambia. They sell directly and through agents.

The generators are assembled using diesel engines with tropical duty cooling radiators, high quality steel wire braided fuel lines, and the company offers fast and efficient supply of original manufacturers spare parts and service consumables which makes them suitable for Africa’s environment.

Managing Director, Andrew Lamb, advises potential buyers to ensure regular servicing of their generators and to use good clean diesel fuel, cooling water, and the correct specification lubricating oil. If the fuel quality is suspect then they should consider adding a Racor water filter in the fuel line which can be included in their scope of supply on request.

Mr. Lamb also commented on the emerging trends regarding their products, “Increase in the technology of the engines to meet more and more stringent emissions control legislation, which will also help to improve the efficiency of engines and reduce fuel consumption. This will however tend towards more electronic control of engine speed governing and fuel injection control systems.”



Forest City Generators

Andrew G. Lamb

Managing Director

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