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The recipe for success? ABB ingredients!

Posted May 05, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Take 4 ABB ACS880 low harmonic drives. Pop in a dash of inverter expertise. Add an ACQ580 to the AHU and chill well. EDC NE recently completed work on a four-pump system and new LV board designed, built, installed and commissioned with one of our integration partners.The drives work in... [Details]


A sign off for the Sami Star (after 40 years)

Posted April 19, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


We’ve got love for you if you were born in the 80s! An exceptionally well looked after ABB Sami Star (born in the 1980s) has finally given way to its replacement—an ABB ACS880. Due to the Sami Star becoming obsolete, the customer has decided to replace it to ensure continuity... [Details]


When it comes to the 'crunch', you should be repasting

Posted March 10, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0288/8554/files/repasting.MP4?v=1646918028 Here's what variable speed drive IGBTs look like when they need repasting. It's an often overlooked part of routine maintentenance, but one which can significantly extend the life of what will have been an expensive asset to purchase. The above video shows the heat damage (and build up) created... [Details]


Talking your keypad's language

Posted January 26, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Is your reading material too dark? When this ABB ACS800 variable speed drive arrived with us for repair, our engineers couldn't interrogate it due to the contrast settings on the display panel. It's a simple fix and changing the contrast is a 30 second job (when you know how). In... [Details]


POWERING THE HEART OF YOUR PLANT: ABB DRIVES

Posted January 18, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


At the heart of the machine. Pumping up the volume on site are these ABB low harmonic drives, newly installed at a utility supplier in North East Scotland. The ABB ACS880-34-0870A-3, 500kW modules are controlling a pump application and were installed by EDC’s top team of inverter engineers last week.... [Details]


REPASTE FOR RESILIENCE

Posted December 03, 2021 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC is now offering repasting as part of your 6 year preventative maintenance plan.   Heat damage can destroy your electrical components severely shortening the lifespan of your expensive and critical plant.That's why repasting can significantly improve the longevity of your variable speed drives. EDC now offers repasting (for an... [Details]


We are hiring!! Come join us.

Posted November 29, 2021 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


You = fed up and undervalued in your current sales position Us = looking for a self-starter who love, love, loves internal sales and wants to learn You = ready to make a move and take on new responsibilities Us = willing to mentor and teach you in your new... [Details]


Beat the ABB 2022 motor price rise

Posted November 25, 2021 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


You’ve got to pick a motor or two… and at these prices they’re a steal! Beat the 2022 ABB motors price rise by pre-ordering now. Orders placed before the end of 2021 can be delivered at a time of your choosing in 2022, meaning you seal the price of a... [Details]


Get the perfect partnership with ABB SynRM motor and drive packages

Posted November 10, 2021 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Something in the way they move makes them unlike any other; something in the way they mesh shows they’re made for one another. ABB SynRM motor-drive packages: made for each other—and made especially to suit your particular application. When ABB creates a bespoke package by matching a SynRM motor to... [Details]


EDC NORTH EAST CELEBRATES 4 YEARS OF TRADING

Posted October 12, 2021 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


All for one and one for all! EDC North East celebrates 4 years of successful trading this month. As ABB’s only authorised drive Value Provider for the North East, we’ve grown apace, operating from our base in Gateshead. We’ve only ever had one goal: to serve industry in the North... [Details]