Worldwide Power Products (WPP) Named again to Inc. Magazine's Top Companies

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WPP announced today that it has been named to Inc. Magazines' top 1,000 fastest growing private companies in the United States in 2013 and ranked 14th in Houston, its headquarters. Much of the continued growth of WPP, ranked #910, is attributable to a combination of enthusiasm, expertise, and equipment needed to grow WPP throughout the oil and gas sector.

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the company reshuffled the inventory of generators for sale or rental to include more natural gas generators and engines. This move was to meet the increasing demand for cleaner on-site power generation equipment in the North American shale markets.

Worldwide Power Products (WPP) is a provider of power-generation equipment for industry and oil companies around the globe. For the third consecutive year, WPP announced today that it has been named to Inc. Magazines top 1,000 fastest-growing private companies in the United States in 2013. Much of the continued growth of WPP, ranked #910, is attributable to a combination of enthusiasm, expertise, and equipment needed to grow WPP throughout the oil and gas sector. WPP ranked 14th in Houston, its headquarters.

Worldwide Power Products knows that their ability to respond quickly to changing market conditions played a large part in their growth. According to Mark Lum, Executive Vice President for WPP, "the company reshuffled the inventory of generators for sale or rental to include more natural gas generators and engines. This move was to meet the increasing demand for cleaner on-site power generation equipment in the North American shale markets. We also signed new distributorship deals with HIPOWER generators and GFS dual-fuel kits.” Becoming a master dealer for GFS allows our customers to replace diesel fuel with up to 70 percent natural gas on diesel-fuel engines, thereby lowering operating costs and the carbon footprint costs significantly. HIPOWER provides us with manufacture-level supply of premium quality generators beyond our current stock.”

Oil and gas customer are in diverse areas and conditions vary from freezing to high-temp regions of the world. Oil field conditions also range from windy and frigid to windy and sandy and everything in-between. To meet each producer’s special needs, WPP has one of the largest collections of fully inspected and tested new surplus, low-hour used and remanufactured engines and generators in the world. All of our oil field generators and generator set packages deliver uninterrupted power in demanding environments typical of drilling operations.

With shale drilling and production continuing to grow, demand for power generation grows with it, and that helps WPP to take advantage of new opportunities. Natural gas and diesel equipment is available through WPP from companies such as Caterpillar, HIPOWER, Multiquip and Cummins. WPP sells and rents new and used equipment. WPP works with customers all over the United States and at least 50 foreign countries.

Worldwide Power Products joins other great American companies that averaged a staggering 516 percent average growth rate. Few companies ever achieve this rate of growth. Companies in this exclusive club include Microsoft, Armour, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Clif Bar, and Pandora. New members this year are companies such as GoPro, ToughMudder, Lending Club and Bowlmor. These are great companies that WPP welcomes to the list.

About Worldwide Power Products
Recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies and ranked among the Inc. 500 fastest growing privately-held companies, Worldwide Power Products, based in Houston, Texas, is a full-service power generation provider. WPP has hundreds of engines and generators for sale or rent and maintains hundreds more for its service customers. In addition the company is a master distributor for HIPOWER generators and GFS dual-fuel kits. Generator sets range in size from 20kW - 3000kW and engines range in size from 150hp - 4000hp. Brand specialties in stock include Caterpillar, Cummins, HIPOWER and Waukesha. For more information and a complete list of inventory and services, visit: http://www.wpowerproducts.com.

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