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And we're off to the ABB e-prix championship!

Posted August 02, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Our race-ready ladies (and gents) are keeping EDC in pole position! EDC Scotland’s motor maestro, Karen Lindsay, and expert engineer Gary Anderson, were charged-up and trackside at the ABB Formula E-Prix World Championship in London: 11 teams, 22 cars and drivers, and wheel-to-wheel all-electric action around London’s Docklands. Commenting on... [Details]


EDC scores 100% across the board in UVDB audit!

Posted July 29, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


You’re the top—you’re Napoleon Brandy! 100% was the score achieved across all categories by our top team in yesterday’s UVDB audit. Alison Leith and Ian Fyfe proved that EDC’s on and off-site commitment to H&S and quality were of paramount importance—and that our policies were operating at peak performance. Our... [Details]


EDC NE and ABB: connectivity and compatibility. A perfect partnership.

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


Connectivity and compatibility; it’s found not just in our products, but also in our partnerships. A Siemens PLC system over profibus, employing ABB drives in an ongoing upgrade project that will take 3 years to finalise: a partnership between ABB Motion PLC and ABB drive Value Providers, EDC North East,... [Details]


EDC & Endress+Hauser announce new partnership

Posted July 11, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Turn challenges into opportunities and let EDC and Endress+Hauser Group be instrumental in your success... EDC and her sister companies (EDC North East and EDC Air Compressors) are pleased to announce that we have been appointed an Endress+Hauser Service Partner for Scotland and the North of England. The partnership allows... [Details]


The 'revenants'...

Posted June 17, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


The 'revenants'... When you’ve tried some of the othersWho oftentimes laid claims to be,More suited to your drive concernsThan Scotland’s EDC…But when proof seems somewhat lackingWhen these are subject to the test,Like love, you’ll find your faith’s been blindAnd we can still surpass the best.But we’re ready and we’re waitingWith... [Details]


Building the dream! ABB Global Product Managers visit EDC NE.

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


‘And we can build your dream together - standing strong forever!’EDC North East welcomed two members of ABB’s global product management team this week.Jim Decker, ABB’s Global Product Manager for Water & Wastewater Drives, and Andy Preston, Global Product Line Manager LV Drives, discussed the development of ABB’s new, innovative... [Details]


Plant room pride and prejudice

Posted June 06, 2022 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Proud Mary (plantroom pride and prejudice): ‘See you Jimmy’ said the pump and fan, when our man drew up in the EDC van. ‘We don’t need you, we’re doing well, in fact, we’re really feeling swell.’ Our man was silent, then heard a cry, and in the plantroom did espy,... [Details]


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]