August 17, 2020
Electricity has become one of the essential amenities in today’s modern world. Unfortunately, this is also one of the amenities that people have to take care of every month. Thankfully, you can now take care of your power bills with the help of a lighting control panel. Mentioned below are some of the benefits of why using a controlled lightening panel will be beneficial for you. [ Read More ]
July 13, 2020
It is necessary to be aware of the basic and essential elements/aspects while choosing an electrical control panel or cabinet. The electrical panels are exposed to certain environmental variables and need to store adequate components (in a proper way) for controlling the process machinery and the electricity consuming systems. Therefore, apart from the build quality, there may be many other aspects to consider when looking for an efficient and appropriate control panel design. Below are four of the critical and key aspects of the design of an industrial control panel, which should be evaluated carefully to ensure that a safe, cost-effective, and reliable option has been deployed to control electrical supply in a facility.
Industrial applications require the controlling equipment, including enclosures and panels, for many different reasons. These panels (offered by reputed and credible control panel manufacturers) can provide for cost effective operations and convenient controls as well. With the adoption of digital computers and the availability of new technologies, we now have the Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) panels and systems that can be used to control many different processes of an industrial facility.
June 15, 2020
Pump control panels are the electric motors powering the mechanical pumps. Some of the crucial components of the pump control panel include:
The NEC or National Electric Code defines industrial control panels as an assembly consisting of two or more components forming power-circuits. It may also be any other combination of control and power circuit components. The panels often come in pre-assembled forms, and the factory-fit and wired assemblies include different and multiple control equipments like the motor controllers, switches, relays, and other components. One important aspect to note here is that an industrial panel listed in UL (Underwriters Laboratory) will not have an externally connected load.
June 4, 2020
Solution Control Systems is proud to announce the acquisition of Altek Power and Controls.
With this exciting acquisition, effective immediately Solution Control Systems will be offering LV and MV custom switchgear solutions in addition to our diverse controls product portfolio to better serve our clients. With our team of expert and challenge-loving designers, we are driven to finding the solution for your switchgear needs.
May 14, 2020
Electrical panels are the heart of electrical supply to a facility and act as load control centers. They are used for controlling actions, including power transmission, power distribution, and the protection of power systems. They are hence power sources in a way and include the controls and the operator devices. Below are some essential types and variations on electrical control panels.
Whether you want a panel for the dumping boxes of your truck or an industrial process and scenario, choosing a reliable control panel manufacturer and partner is quite essential for aspects including durability, allied services, safety, and inclusion of essential features, among others. If you are looking for a standard or custom panel for your manufacturing unit, motors and machines, below are some points you should look at before finalizing your control panel manufacturer and/or supplier.
April 14, 2020
VFDs or variable frequency drives are essential nowadays in industrial environments for their cost efficiency and better performance. However, firms need to spend the money only after proper analysis. A retrofit application can also be considered when the VFD is being upgraded, replaced, and in other instances. The new drives can also be installed by using the same enclosures and wirings.
Electrical equipment can be used and safely placed in the electrical enclosure, even in hazardous locations, through purge and pressurization. The purge electrical control panels, or the pressurized enclosures, are built to maintain the right pressure within their interiors, which ultimately does not allow the outside gases to penetrate the insides of the enclosure and panel.
March 16, 2020
When it comes to the matter of designing electrical enclosures intended to protect against debris and water, considering NEMA or IP standards is essential. Before initiating the design, careful consideration should be made as to what is the purpose of designing. As per the guidelines set by the control panel manufacturer, this will help in creating a better functional enclosure.
The machinery framework by control panel manufacturer states about panels consisting of power circuits which provide signals directing towards the performance of the equipment. This panel is mounted over a back panel as per the requirement of its application. Taking note of the design guide provided by the control panel manufacturer, control panel design initiates with evaluating design requirements with specifications and developing plans.