UPS is vital equipment used to supply power in the case of voltage spikes, power sags, and surges. It is used to protect the client's essential supplies in the event of a power failure or brownout. Uninterruptible power supplies are highly technical equipment consisting of thousands of sensitive components that need to be taken care for smooth and reliable operation. Generally a new UPS comes with one year warranty given by the manufacturers which provide repair and maintenance service for free of cost during the first year of purchase.
To avail the best of service and performance from the UPS it is necessary to have proper maintenance and support so it ensures best performance throughout its life. UPS system has a number of components such as fans, batteries, dc and ac capacitors which have a finite operating life. Failure of any of these components will hamper the function and operation of the UPS. Battery will be failed to support the essential load for the required time. It is important that all the components of the UPS work efficiently for the proper functioning of the UPS.
Usually the manufacturing company provides maintenance and support service for one year and during this time the UPS is under their maintenance and support and if any problem arises during this period, it is handled by the engineers of the manufacturing company. We all know UPS systems have consumable parts that age with use, so it always require some maintenance service to have a regular check on each and every part of the UPS. The more one rely on its UPS power system the more it needs to be maintained.
Regular maintenance and inspections of UPS system are essential to achieve optimum online performance and minimum operational costs. In the unlikely event of a problem, fast maintenance and support must be on hand to restore full functionality of the UPS well within a controlled timeframe. Without regular maintenance of the UPS and its batteries it is difficult to maintain the same performance for its entire life because irregular maintenance can cause D/C capacitor to prematurely age, which can further reduce in their capacity to support load.
There are many companies that provide maintenance and support services for UPS system. One can take the service of these companies for regular maintenance and support program that will help in the smooth function of the UPS system. These companies are well served by some experienced and talented engineers, who are quite proficient in their task to efficiently carry out maintenance service of the UPS. These companies provide 24 hours service to the customers so that they don?t have to wait for getting their UPS repaired. Moreover contacts with such companies assure that UPS functions smoothly without any damage or failure.