How panel builders can make more of sustainability.

[Source: Shutterstock] Electrical panel builders play a vital role in advancing sustainability both in their own operations and when executing client projects. The growing demand for environmentally friendly products and services makes it important for panel builders to focus on sustainable systems. While tackling climate change is urgent, panel builders can adopt simple approaches and […]

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Omron launches virtual safety experience for factory floors

Omron’s new virtual safety experience provides a 360-degree view of safety solutions for factory floors in automotive and intralogistics applications. Reflecting the concept of the factory of the future, it lets visitors dive deep into selected safety application areas. It also provides safety guides and detailed information on various safety solutions. For example, emergency stops, […]

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Panel builders offered partnership support as demand for electrification grows.

[Source: Schneider Electric UK As we move away from fossil fuels, an electrification revolution will transform energy use with electricity dominating energy consumption. As demand soars, panel builders will face new challenges in meeting evolving customer requirements. For example, it is thought that the demand for cooling will triple by 2050, hugely increasing electricity demand. […]

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How TeSys Island cuts OEM build time by 66% and costs by 30%

[Source: Schneider Electric] Rising labour and material costs have become a significant concern for OEMs and panel builders. Many of them are seeking ways to gain a competitive edge in this challenging landscape. Building control panels the traditional way requires a lot of control wiring between the programmable logic controller (PLC), interposing relays, contactors, overload […]

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Optimisation project finds more VSD savings

[Source; Shitterstock] A South West Water (SWW) optimisation project into the operating costs of their pumps identified VSD savings in both energy use and maintenance costs. Moreover, extending this over several sites achieved significant reductions from energy expenditure, extended lifespans, and minimising premature drive replacements. The VSD saving initiatives reduced annual energy costs by up […]

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