Case Studies

ABB automatic power factor correction technology has enabled McCain Foods to make more efficient use of the existing power network at its Scarborough site and avoid a major investment in new power infrastructure.

Sheffield Forgemasters Engineering Ltd produces a range of products for mills and presses, nuclear, defence, power generation, offshore oil and gas and materials processing industries.

A specialist steel manufacturer in Rotherham is set to save £68,000 a year on the energy costs of pumping applications following the installation of five ABB ACS800 industrial drives.

Valhalla, the £15 million ride at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, is now 25% more power efficient thanks to ABB's automatic power factor correction (PFC) equipment.

Variable-speed drives from ABB are delivering savings of more than £26,000 a year at a leading NHS Foundation Trust.

Salt Union in the UK uses dryers to produce a million tonnes of salt every year. One of its dryers processes a coarse, granular product used in applications such as dishwashers.

A UK Pie maker can produce 200,000 meat pies a day, as well as 80,000 other puff pastry products.

Tata Steel Europe Ltd (formerly Corus) has main steelmaking operations primarily in the UK and the Netherlands.

Yorkshire Water, the UK's leading Water Company have dozens of Waste Water pumping stations dotted around the rural areas of Yorkshire.

Operational and capital costs are significantly reduced following the installation of ABB variable speed drives (VSDs) by drying machinery maker, Simon Dryers.