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Find your perfect partner - and let ABB guarantee the relationship!

Posted January 27, 2020 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Find your perfect partner - and let ABB guarantee the relationship! When you’re looking for an ABB drive and ultra-premium efficiency IE5 ABB SynRM motor package, ABB will take full responsibility for ensuring the viability and suitability of this classic combination. The new IE5 SynRM motor has 20% less losses... [Details]


PUMP PERFECTION. ABB'S WATER INDUSTRY ACQ580-34 DRIVE.

Posted January 20, 2020 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


A thing of beauty is a joy forever... EDC North East’s newly completed ABB ACQ580-34 (a bespoke drive for the water and wastewater industry) has just completed its workshop test run. This week it’ll be taken to its permanent home at a water site, where it’ll undergo additional site testing.... [Details]


The coolest hire drive on the block

Posted January 17, 2020 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC North East keeps on lifting you ‘hire’, ‘hire’ than you’ve ever been lifted before! It’s been a busy time in our EDC north east workshop. Above are construction pics of the first of our new, enhanced VSD hire fleet. When complete, this enclosure will house a 250kW ABB inverter. The... [Details]


EDC North East service suitcases save the day!

Posted January 15, 2020 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


“Thanks Matthew, and a BIG thanks to Neil and the lads for responding so quickly and carrying out the repairs so promptly and professionally. Fantastic service as always from EDC North East!” Talking a customer (in this case a major utility company) through a fault ,our expert ABB-trained engineers quickly... [Details]


Ship to shore: EDC's remote offshore commissioning

Posted January 14, 2020 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Due to the high demand for qualified (and manufacturer trained) VSD engineers in the offshore industry, EDC are working alongside the oil giants of the North Sea to develop 4G helmet cam commissioning of ABB products. This gives clients access to all of EDC’s engineering talents - without any of... [Details]


EDC Christmas food bank donation

Posted December 18, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC has been collecting over the last week for a local food bank.  Illness, disability or a family breakdown can mean that people who never thought they'd make use of a food bank have to. The food parcels provided by most food banks are made up of non-perishable goods (tinned... [Details]


THE SKYE'S THE LIMIT WITH ABB

Posted December 11, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Our engineers returned to Skye this week to complete the installation of two ABB ACQ580 water drives. Due to the high number of start-ups required, the soft starts (on a waste water treatment works) were being replaced by variable speed drives. The versatility afforded by using VSDs on the system means that... [Details]


work in harmony with abb's new acq580-34 drive

Posted December 06, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


The new ABB ACQ580-34 ultra-low harmonic drive: the best candidate for the job. EDC North East is in the process of creating this cabinet build for a customer.It Incorporates an effective harmonic reduction method, so no additional filters or transformers are needed. Developed specifically for pumping applications in water and... [Details]


Over the sea to skye!

Posted December 05, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC engineers go back to the islands! Speed bonnie boat, like a bird on the wing... and be sure to bring EDC engineers over the sea to Skye. Travelling to the capital of Skye, the stunning Portree, some of our engineers are spending the week replacing existing softstarts with ABB... [Details]


EDC engineers wrap up before heading out to the Highlands and Islands

Posted December 03, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


If you want to get ahead… get a hat. Our EDC North East ABB approved variable speed drive expert engineers (and customers!) can be snug this December in a bespoke 'thinsulate' hat. Handy when they’re heading out the door to install and commission some ACQ580 inverters on a remote site.... [Details]