Simon Broersen, ABB Service, flies in from Europe to visit Sentridge Control

We were delighted to welcome Simon Broersen, Area Sales Manager, Drives Service CEU at ABB, this week to discuss our recent investment in ABB Drives service centre at Sentridge Control. Simon discussed his new role in ABB Service “We aim to support the huge installed ABB drives customer base, by offering added value to their… Read more »

ABB Service Management Visit Sentridge Service Centre

  We were delighted to welcome Managers from ABB Service Team at Sentridge today. Lizz Roberts, Andy Pearson and Nathan Morgan joined us to see our new service workshop facilities which include fill load testing and repair facilities. Chris Billington welcomed his former colleagues. We discussed the scope of drives we have serviced and repaired… Read more »

Drive breakdown? Should you repair or replace?

You rely on your ABB inverter drive to improve your processes and save you energy. What affect would a drive breakdown have on your production? We know that any downtime or disruption is costly – let’s examine the options you have to get things back up and running as quickly as possible. When we are called… Read more »

Sentridge Engineers Join the ABB Drives Experts Club in Helsinki

John Houghton and Danny McElvenney Joined the Elite ABB Drives Expert club in Helsinki last week and were immersed in the latest ABB drive technology. The event was a great success, A Huge Thanks to our wonderful hosts Peter Myatt and Steve Hughes. Great team event for the ABB AVP family around Europe. #TeamABBAVP

3 Great Reasons to Maintain Your ABB Inverter Drives

A maintenance routine for your ABB drive population helps you avoid the unexpected… Prevention is better than cure. Regular Preventative Maintenance (PM) will keep the key components within your variable speed drive working efficiently and improve reliability. Changing fans keeps you cool and your drives in great shape.   Manufacturer Recommendations. ABB is a global… Read more »

ABB Drives Help Metal Component Maker to Cut Out Stoppages

Variable speed drives bring greater control and efficiency to production line for Samuel Taylor. A specialist manufacturer of bimetallic strips has improved the reliability of its production line by retrofitting two applications with ABB variable speed drives (VSDs). Samuel Taylor produces precision metallic components for the aerospace and automotive industries at its plant in Redditch… Read more »

Energy Saving – It’s More Than Harry Potter

We like to get involved with as many energy saving initiatives as we can to help us spread the word about the benefits of using an ABB Inverter Drive on your motor or pump applications. Alongside our Carbon Trust Accreditation, we have also joined the Staffordshire Business and Environmental Network (sben), whose aim it is… Read more »

ACQ 580 Training Day with Severn Trent

Our customer support goes beyond simply specifying, supplying, installing and commissioning ABB Variable Speed Drives; we want to ensure that our customers know how to get the best out of their ABB drives once we have left site. Hence, our comprehensive range of training courses which can be tailored to meet the exact needs of… Read more »

New ABB ACQ580 Water Drive looks Lost

Our latest offering for the UK water market does look lost in a recent Drive UpGrade we undertook. We cannot believe this is a 160kW drive, can You? Easy to install and set up we believe this is a real winner. Contact us to find out more    

New ABB Water Drive ACQ580 has arrived

The latest offering has arrived from ABB dedicated to the Water market with many features you are going to love using on your plant. Wall mounted IP21 and IP55 0.75 to 250kW 380 to 480V Water specific drive software with easy to use pump features Pump Cleaning Intelligent menus IPC Advanced super user friendly control… Read more »