2 x 450kW motor overhaul
GES Group was appointed by one of the UK and Ireland’s largest Data Centres to upgrade their HV connection, as well as to design, build, install, and commission 6 distribution panels to supply power to their business critical plant, even during power outages, with a UPS.
GES Group were appointed by a manufacturing company based in Northern Ireland, who take their supply from NIE at 11kV. The company was suffering from equipment failure due to significant harmonic current, and wanted to reduce their THDi (Total Harmonic Distortion of the Current) to approximately 5%.
GES Group have a specialist Dynamic Balancing Team who use three Avery Dynamic Balancing machines, allowing us to balance at fixed and varying speeds, on rotors ranging from small special-purpose, typically up to 4500kg, and 2200mm in diameter. We carry out single and two-plane balancing for all types of industries across Northern Ireland, from local agriculture to national Power Stations.
GES Group (Grants Electrical Services Ltd.) aims to provide the best in preventive and predictive maintenance programmes by building powerful partnerships with their clients through investment, innovation and collaboration with their key strategic partners. The company are the first in Northern Ireland to use some of the most advanced HV test systems available on the market.
Two-thirds of industrial energy is consumed by electric motors. A typical electric motor costing a few hundred pounds will consume many tens of thousands of pounds in energy during its lifetime. To prevent wasting energy, the first task is to measure consumption. Results from this will allow informed decisions to be made as to where the best savings can be made and how. By means of a dedicated energy audit, GES Group have the specialised test equipment and know-how to help you save hard cash!