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EDC - your roadside emergency service

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


Ad-VAN-tage EDC! During an emergency breakdown, two of our VSD engineers changed over IGBTs in the back of one of our fully-fitted mobile workshops (our company vans!). Due to environmental conditions and the equipment required, it was easier - and faster - to conduct the work in our van, rather... [Details]


Here's why you should always hire an ABB AVP

Posted March 07, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


Frankenstein’s drive? When a local AVP recently went to rectify a short-circuit on an ABB ACS800-04 module they made a surprising discovery: the capacitors had been mixed and matched. More non ABB capacitors had been used to meet the value of the ABB capacitors (8 versus 14...and the 14 were... [Details]


EDC in 2019 Pump Industry Finalist Awards

Posted March 07, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


EDC’s ability to pump down the volume has led them to be finalists in this year’s Pump Industry Awards! ABB, EDC and Scottish Water have made it to the finals of the ‘Project of the Year’ for the Scottish Water leakage Reduction Programme’ —a proactive approach to maintain sustainable water... [Details]



Lunch ‘n’ Learn training puts pressure on water leaks

Posted February 12, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


New ABB training course explains why leaks occur and how to prevent them using variable speed drives ABB has launched a Lunch ‘n’ Learn training session that shows how water companies can use variable speed drives (VSDs) to make dramatic improvements in their leakage rates. As part of the 2019... [Details]


Where can I hire a drive?

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


Need a drive in a hurry? Look to your local ABB Authorized value provider. ABB hire drive providers. What is the best uses of hire drives? Hire drives definitely have a place, especially when your drive cannot be fixed on-site and you need to keep production running. Below are ABB's... [Details]


To PLC or not to PLC?

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


That is the question  - when you have the advanced capability of an ABB ACQ580 multi-pump system on your side. EDC recently installed two 55kW ACQ580s, digitally linked, at a Scottish Water site where the tank level signal was dropping off intermittently, resulting in a loss of control on the... [Details]


EDC Testimonial

Posted January 15, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


See more of what our customers say about us... [Details]


ABB's John Guthrie joins EDC NE as General Manager

Posted January 09, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


  ABB drives Energy Efficiency Manager, John Guthrie, joins EDC North East as general manager! EDC North East announces that, in addition to taking on an additional three members of staff to cope with our expanding customer base, we are delighted to welcome John Guthrie of ABB, who will be... [Details]


EDC wins massive service contract!

Posted January 08, 2019 For more updates why not follow us on Linkedin?


The bank of guaranteed returns! Standing to attention below are some of the ABB ACS880-01 range of drives for which EDC has recently won a service contract. Not only will our customer receive the gold standard in drive care from their ABB Authorized value provider, but the 100+ drives on... [Details]