- ► Why are Pre-Owned Quality Power
Systems generators a good alternative?
Ring Power Corporation enables you to invest in high quality
pre-owned generators and gensets without spending the high full
retail price for new generators. We are specialized in top quality
pre-owned, reconditioned, re-manufactured, and unused surplus power
generation equipment at up to 60% off the normal new retail price
for brand new equipment, depending on age, condition and operating
Why pay full price for new equipment and experience very long
delivery times when you can get 1st class professional-quality
reconditioned pre-owned and refurbished systems at up to 60% off?
CAT® Certified Used Equipment is ideal for anyone looking for
cost-effective ways to expand their power generation capacity or
replace old equipment. It's a great opportunity to maximize your
operational capabilities with minimal capital outlay.
- ► Is Ring Power® an official
Caterpillar® Factory Distributor?
Yes. Ring Power is an official distributor of Caterpillar
generators. In fact we are one of the largest Caterpillar dealers
in the world.
Furthermore, as one of Caterpillar 's leading power systems
distributors worldwide, Ring Power provides power packages for a
variety of land and offshore applications and specializes in the
international distribution of top quality, pre-owned generator sets
and power plants.
We are a large, financially strong, and reputable corporation,
employing more than 2,000 highly qualified Caterpillar experts. Our
customers expect us to deliver quality and reliability. It's easy
to say you deliver, many companies say that, but saying it and
doing it are two different things. Ring Power is doing it,.. and
that has earned the Company tremendous loyalty on the part of
- ► Are there other Advantages when
buying Pre-Owned Surplus Power Generation Equipment?
It is cost-effective and usually available for immediate
shipment. Individual units or complete power plants can be
purchased immediately without long delivery times, often saving all
costs for engineering procurement and many other startup costs
related to brand new equipment.
- ► Why is there such high demand for
Pre-Owned Power Plant Equipment? Is it not easier to order brand
new Equipment from the Factory?
This question can be answered easily by looking at the growth
rate of productivity and GDP increase in newly industrializing and
developing countries such as China, India, the Middle East, as well
as several African, South American, and Eastern European
These markets used their potential to evolve from traditional
production techniques to those of highly developed industrial
countries to an extent never seen before.
Additionally, an extremely high demand for fossil fuel has
elevated the oil industries urgent need to expand their
exploration, drilling, and production capacities. This calls for
the immediate and sufficient availability of engines, generator
sets and complete power plants to satisfy the energy demand.
Serious customers all over the world are in urgent need of reliable
and durable technology.
Engine and power generation equipment manufacturers are
operating at their maximum production capacity. Long delivery times
often combined with very high investment costs are leading buyers
all over the world to seek efficient and cost saving alternatives.
Top quality pre-owned equipment is the answer. Despite current
economic difficulties in developed countries, this trend in the
emerging markets and power generation sector will continue for many
years to come.
- ► Is there a quality difference for
Pre-Owned Power Systems with equal specifications?
Yes there is a significant difference. The importance of product
quality in a competitive and demanding international marketplace
cannot be understated. Equipment offered by Ring Power complies
with the highest quality standards.
The focus on product quality begins at the time of equipment
maintenance, inspection, reconditioning, or complete refurbishing,
and continues until delivery to the final customer destination. We
focus on CAT® certified pre-owned equipment. The majority of used
equipment offered by others on the market falls into a completely
different quality category. Please visit
OUR QUALITY page for more information.
- ► Why buy a generator or power system
from Ring Power?
RING POWER® is the most experienced CAT® pre-owned equipment
remarketing specialist in the United States. Our expertise in
overseas business development, remarketing and redistribution of
CATERPILLAR® power systems, our in-depth know how of considering
your local requirements, our skills in successfully completing
international business transactions, and adapting to specific
foreign product demands in global markets is unique, unparalleled,
and unmatched within the CAT® power systems distribution
Proven results and many years of success, unmatched by anybody
else, made RING POWER® the leading CAT® remarketing and
international redistribution specialist.
Most importantly, our reputation as an honest, reliable and
dependable CAT® used equipment exporter, has enabled us to
experience a continuous repeat business from most of our
international customers. You can depend on us. Please visit
OUR ADVANTAGE and
PURCHASE WITH CONFIDENCE page.
- ► Why are you different compared to
Independent Traders, Remarketers and Brokers?
Our specific experiences and our services in this special market
segment are far superior to anything available from general list
brokers and independent equipment traders. The "Traders and Brokers
Sales Channel" typifies the "Middle Man" marketing approach applied
by individuals or companies that are offering equipment they don't
own as intermediary. Our mission is to remarket and to redistribute
top quality and highly reliable used as well as unused surplus CAT®
equipment directly to customers all over the world. We operate our
own export department.
With this global in-depth industry and product knowledge, our
international associations, as well as very unique export business
experiences you can be assured of receiving the optimal value and
customized solutions to satisfy your specific needs.
To ensure a competitive advantage on the global stage requires
strong, sound and effective capabilities. A key ingredient of our
success is a unique and truly global background, with genuine sales
& marketing experience around the world. Our global reach is
evident in more than just our physical business visits to more than
130 countries. Besides having more than 25 years of hands-on sales
and negotiation experience in all those markets, everything we do
is tailored towards the many markets in which we operate.
This multi-cultural business know-how, unique skills and true
international perspectives distinguish us from our competitors. Our
experience, skill and knowledge makes us more professional, more
resilient and better able to navigate the complex and constantly
changing global power systems business. Unlike the majority of
independent traders, remarketers, and brokers, Ring Power is a
global company in every sense of the word. We are unmatched in our
global sales ability.
- ► Do you actually own the generators
and Power Plants you are offering?
Yes. We own the equipment offered by us. Our customers can be
assured that they are dealing with a serious organization that's
not just trying to sell equipment or power pants owned by others.
Ring Power has millions of dollars worth of inventory in stock,
ready for immediate delivery.
Click here to learn more about the Ring Power Advantage and why
you can buy from us in total confidence
- ► How do I find out if
You have what I am looking for?
If you know specifically the model number or type of equipment
you are looking for, you can look into our EQUIPMENT
category listings to find the product you are seeking. Our
inventory is categorized with sub-categories making it very easy
Should you still not be able to find the equipment you are
looking for, simply e-mail us your requirements and we will be
happy to respond quickly with quotations on any equipment we feel
meets your application.
When you e-mail us, please be specific and detailed. The more
information you can provide, the easier it will be for us to reply
with adequate proposals. Also, when you e-mail us, please don't
forget to include your contact data, complete address, phone
number, etc. as well as some information about you, your company
and the project you are inquiring about.
- ► Does Ring Power offer a warranty on
their used generators and equipment?
Yes. Our remarketing process allows you to invest in high
quality pre-owned equipment without having concerns. Unlike used
equipment brokers and traders who sell their equipment "As Is" most
Ring Power pre-owned equipment offered by us is CAT® certified and
sold including warranty.
Click here to learn more about the Ring Power Advantage and why
you can buy from us in total confidence.
- ► Does Ring Power sell and deal in
complete Power Plants?
Yes. Whether customers need a 1000kW generator set or a complete
70MW power plant, quality CAT® pre-owned, as well as unused surplus
equipment is always a perfect solution, especially for fast-track
projects. We offer complete services of modification, upgrading,
packing, shipment, installation as well as the commissioning and
start-up assistance. Should the circumstances dictate, we can also
include regular service & maintenance, and other intangibles
with our proposal to you.
Please note: Ring Power specializes in thermal power plant
solutions (diesel, HFO, bi-fuel, natural gas, landfill bio-gas,
including cogeneration), all based on reciprocating and rotating
engine technology. We are not involved in coal, nuclear, hydro, or
geothermal power plants. Furthermore, we don't act as an IPP
(Independent Power Producer), BOT (Build Own Transfer), BOO (Build
Own Operate), or EPC (Engineering Procurement & Construction).
We are an equipment and power plant supplier. Our focus is on
providing power plant and power systems equipment and assistance
with shipping and installation. Training can also be provided.
IPP's, BOT's, and EPC's are our customers, and they buy from
- ► I want to purchase a specific type
of Power Plant, generator, genset, or engine but I am unsure how. I
have very special technical requirements. Can you help?
We have engineering resources available, and in most instances
we are in the position to recommend certain types of equipment that
can be used for your specific needs, or suggest the most practical
modifications necessary, as well as getting the product adaptations
done in a timely manner. No matter what your application or
specific environment, you need dependable, on-demand power
generation systems that deliver. Count on us as your single source
for expertise and reliable pre-owned CAT® power generation systems,
backed by unmatched product support and service.
Finding a reliable partner to meet your special power generation
solutions needs can prove exhausting. Especially if the equipment
you need is "non standard". What if you could depend on a team of
highly-knowledgeable individuals ready to expertly select power
systems engineered to precisely match your application needs? Count
on Ring Power to provide detailed know-how. In most instances, we
may recommend a power plant or equipment which would fit your
special requirements. When that does happen, the start up time is
reduced dramatically and your financial savings are quite
- ► I am in urgent need for an energy or
power generation solution. What I require is electrical energy
within the shortest possible time frame, but I am no expert in the
power industry. Even though I do have the funds available to invest
in a Power Plant, we do not know where to start. Can you help us to
solve our power problem?
We offer assistance with power plant project development,
project acquisitions and plant ownership transition. With our
extensive experience in global power project management, we assist
in providing a total solution from A to Z, anywhere in the
- ►I have a generator or Power Plant for
sale, are you interested?
Absolutely! We are very interested to learn more about your
equipment. By e-mailing us a detailed description of the equipment,
or an inventory list of the power plant and some photographs, we
will respond immediately with our ideas as to how best to maximize
your return on this equipment. To maximize value recovery for our
clients, we have developed diverse international markets for a wide
array of power generation equipment types. We realize that today's
organizations in all industries have challenging business and
financial needs. Many companies do not have the resources to manage
all the various activities associated with power plant equipment
asset recovery, such as professional remarketing and global
redistribution. Clients utilize us as a trusted service provider,
who can readily accommodate their unique requirements.
- ► I need to determine the value of
some of my used power generation equipment. I am considering
selling it. Can you help?
Within reason we would be happy to provide our estimate of value
of used power generation equipment at no charge or obligation to
you. Obviously, the more information we have, the more accurate our
appraisal will be. Should the appraisal require a visit to your
plant site, we charge a simple per diem fee plus travel expenses.
We regularly do appraisals and inspections for individuals,
companies, financial and accounting institutions, banks and leasing
companies. We provide these services world wide.
- ► Where are the generators or power
genreation equipment located, and what are your terms of
The majority of our equipment is located at our Ring Power
headquarter facility in St. Augustine, FL, just a few miles south
of Jacksonville, Florida. Our address is:
Ring Power Corporation
Power Systems Division
500 World Commerce Parkway
St. Augustine, FL, 32092, USA
All our prices are EXW (Ex Works / Ex Factory), INCO Terms are
applicable. The nearest sea port is Jacksonville, FL, only approx.
20 miles north of our location. The other alternative port is
Savannah, GA, approx. 140 miles north of Jacksonville. For South
American destinations many of our customers are utilizing the port
of Miami, FL.
In some cases, especially for larger HFO power pants, the
equipment might still be located at the original location in the
country where we purchased the power plant. In these instances we
shall inform you accordingly.
Our standard payment conditions are as usual in the
- 20% Down Payment / Deposit at the time of purchase / order, by
wire transfer to Ring Power's bank account.
- 80% Balance Payment latest at the time of equipment pick-up /
shipment, by wire transfer to our bank account.
We also accept LC (Letter of Credit) payments. However, LC's are
only accepted if issued 100% in strict compliance with Ring Power
LC terms & guidelines, as well as confirmed by a 1st class US
bank acceptable to us. Please note, the buyer (LC Applicant) must
always pay all LC cost, including all US bank confirmation and LC
For all other or individual payment terms that might be
agreeable, please contact
- ► Can Ring Power Systems assist with
International shipping & logistics of my generator
Yes, certainly we can. Our International Shipping Services take
the mystery and guess work out of shipping power systems and
equipment to and from other countries.
We manage the cross border processes and assist with customs
procedures, organize documentation, and provide visibility to the
movement of your equipment from origination to destination point.
Whether your power generation equipment needs to be transported by
ocean freight or air lifted, we know how to do it. Please visit
OUR CAPABILITIES page to learn more.
- ► I sent Ring Power an e-mail and did
I not receive a reply?
Every day we handle hundreds of e-mails. Usually all e-mails
sent through an official ISP (Internet Service Provider) like a
phone/cable company, or other reputable provider in your country,
arrive without any problems in our in-box (examples:
email@example.com, or firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com, etc.)
Also, if your company has its own official domain name (example:
firstname.lastname@example.org), all e-mails usually arrive promptly in our
In case the above applies to you, and we have not replied to
your e-mail message within 48 hours, we apologize. Your e-mail
might have been quarantined by our spam filter system. We are
searching our filter on a daily basis to identify possible
Should you use HOTMAIL, YAHOO, GMAIL, AOL, or whatever free
e-mail system might be available to you, messages are very often
lost in cyberspace.
These free of charge e-mail accounts are highly unreliable and
generally not recommended for business use. Unfortunately, the
majority of internet fraud, scams, and e-mail spam is directly
related to free e-mail accounts like HOTMAIL, YAHOO, GMAIL, AOL,
etc. Business messages sent from such free e-mail providers are
often automatically eliminated by sophisticated spam filters.
Should you experience a "no reply," please try using a different
email address, or call or fax us directly.
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