Quantum Controls Exhibited at the Pump Centre Conference and Exhibition

Quantum Controls exhibited at the Pump Centre Conference and Exhibition for the second year running. Pumps and Systems is the leading UK Conference and Exhibition for everyone with an interest in pumping systems. Although predominately  water industry focused, the even attracts key players from across the Pump Industry supply chain including: pump users, contractors, consultants, […]

12 Million in 2012 Award from ABB UK Drives & Motors Awarded to Quantum Controls

Quantum Controls won another award yesterday for their part £12 million revenue for ABB in 2012, Quantum have been ABB’s largest alliance partner since 1994, a title we intend to hold onto. Quantum Controls Dan Fitzsimons picked up the ‘£12million in 2012 award’ from ABB UK Drives and Motors Business Unit Manager, Neil Ritchie. ‘Quantum […]

What are the benefits of using variable speed drives for starting AC Motors?

When an AC motor is started “across the line,” it takes as much as seven to eight times the motor full-load current to start the motor and load. This current flexes the motor windings and generates heat, which will, over time, reduce the longevity of the motor. An adjustable speed AC Drive starts a motor […]

How much current is required when starting a motor with a Variable Speed Drive / Inverter?

When an AC motor is started “across the line,” it takes as much as seven to eight times the motor full-load current to start the motor and load. This current flexes the motor windings and generates heat, which will, over time, reduce the longevity of the motor. An adjustable speed AC Drive starts a motor […]

Event News – Quantum Controls to exhibit at Pump Centre Conference and Exhibition

Only three weeks until the Pump Centre Conference at the International Centre in Telford. We will be exhibiting at stand number four and this year. Daniel Fitzsimons, Business Development Director, will be  presenting  two breakout sessions at 12:00 – 12:20 and 15:30 – 15:50. We will be discussing the prevention of Breakdowns and the importance of having plans in […]