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EDC scores 100% in Audit

Posted August 19, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Because in business, percentages matter. Within a week EDC underwent both our Achilles and our LRQA audits. It was a lot to undertake, but then, as an ABB drive Value Provider we’re used to be audited to the highest standards. HUGE thanks to our inimitable Quality Manager, Alison Leith. A... [Details]


Thinking of saving money on a drive service?

Posted August 02, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Drives need love too. And this is enough to bring tears to a variable speed drive engineer's eyes... This is why drives need routine maintenance and servicing. Something as simple and inexpensive as a filter can, if not regularly replaced, lead to an ingress of dust and oil..which in turn... [Details]


Project managed to perfection by edc

Posted July 25, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


A challenging installation, a tight deadline, rigorous site safety standards...and double 300 mm steel wire armour cable to contend with. Some of the EDC engineers have been on site for two weeks carefully completing this retrofit using ABB drives. Engineered in-house by our design team, and managed to the final... [Details]


EDC North East shareholder signing

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


EDC North East Ltd shareholders sealed the deal last week with the official ceremony, completing the legal process. John Guthrie, Matthew Hutton and Neil Keenan all signed on the dotted line, making them an intrinsic part of EDC NE - the north east's Authorized value provider for ABB drives. Said... [Details]


PANELS FROM EDC & EDC NORTH EAST

Posted July 04, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC North East’s latest panel - bound for the petrochemical industry - was tested this morning. Fitted with a 30kW ABB ACS880 industrial drive, complete with digital I/O extension and modbus adapter, the panel was intricately wired by our north east engineers. Once sited, our ABB approved engineers will commission... [Details]


SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WITH EDC AND ABB

Posted June 19, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC took delivery of two ABB ACS880-17-0870A-3+B054 500kW regen drives this week. Awaiting the customer's inspection in our workshop, they will be replacing existing ABB ACS600 inverters which are over 16 years old. Once sited, the EDC engineers will get to work commissioning the units, taking care of the comms conversion from... [Details]


'Hands-on' training with EDC

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


At EDC we believe ‘hands-on’ training is the best way to teach your engineers. That’s why OUR engineers built a bespoke demonstration / training panel. Designed by Steven Quinn and our engineering team, the panel houses three ABB ACQ580 drives and an ABB HMI interface.This interface provides a system overview... [Details]


ABB WINS PRESTIGEOUS TRAINING AWARD

Posted May 28, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Well done to ABB this month for being crowned winners of the Motion Control Industry (MCI) award for 'Contribution to Skills and Training' for their top-of-the-range VSD and motor training. All ABB Authorized value providers (AVPs) receive extensive on-going training from ABB, so when your engineers train with an AVP... [Details]


FREE BREAKFAST BRIEFING!

Posted May 22, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Join EDC and ABB on 25th June 2019 for our breakfast seminar on 'Smart Technology and Saving Energy in Process Plants' in Falkirk. If you work in the chemical or pharmaceutical industry you can't afford to miss it! The briefing will cover two key industry topics faced by companies:1) Energy... [Details]


ABB HIRE DRIVES - HIRE THE BEST

Posted May 16, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


At EDC we only hire the best. And we only hire ABB. Scrupulously maintained by ABB-trained engineers (so you know they’re ready to plug & play) our vast range of ABB hire drives (we stock up to 500kW) can be shipped same day to your site, where they can also... [Details]