Jenny Spires

Marketing Manager

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The True Cost of Neglecting Maintenance

It’s well documented that equipment is getting more complicated, in an effort to help engineers achieve more, with fewer assets, so it is more important than ever to maintain the equipment properly, and sticking to a manufacturers maintenance schedule will undoubtedly extend an assets lifecycle. It is also a fact that the national average cost …

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FREE 3-month NHS Cover to support Hospitals during Coronavirus Crisis

Quantum Controls are now offering free 3-month cover to UK Hospitals to keep them up and running during this difficult time. We are here to keep the hospitals open for all. All Hospitals have Variable Speed Drives installed to help with ventilating clean air and in no other building is indoor air quality so important, …

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Strong 2019 Performance leads to Further Expansion for Quantum Controls

41% increase in Variable Speed Service Contract Partnerships throughout the UK in 2019 has led to 200+ current Service Contracts and over 20,000 Variable Speed Drives covered under contract by 3 year running Winner of the prestigious “UK Drives and Motor Supplier of Year” award, Quantum Controls. This continued growth of new VSD Contract Partnerships …

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Commander Drives: Now With Free Five-Year Warranty

Control Techniques has launched a free, five-year warranty for its Commander range of general-purpose drives. Anyone who purchases a drive from the Commander range will now be able to register to extend the products’ warranty from two years to five, at no extra cost. The new offer relates to the Commander C200 and C300 – …

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Wireless Remote VSD Control from 5 Kilometres away.

Background Part of the process on a large construction scheme in Central London involved the requirement of the speed control of pumps pumping bentonite into a hopper, this was critical as the mixture and flow of the media would determine the correct mix of the solution that was to be injected into the ground during …

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Schneider Electric announces Quantum Controls as System Integrator Partner.

Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced Quantum Controls as a certified service and system Integrator partner, as well as an authorised Altivar Process Modular (APM) panel builder in the UK. The partnership combines Schneider Electric’s market leading Altivar range of Variable Speed Drives (VSD) with Quantum Control’s …

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It’s all about family.

In almost every company there are families working together, could be cousins, sister and brother or even husband and wife, there may even be multiple families! At Quantum we have the extraordinary 4 lots of Father and Son; Ian and Tom Lippeatt, John and Brandon Smith, Gary and Michael Soulsby, Kevin and Luke Brown. Gary …

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Quantum Controls Fantasy Premier League

We thought it would be good fun for all the staff and customers to get involved with the upcoming Premier League by starting our own private Fantasy League! To join in, register here https://fantasy.premierleague.com/ and email k.purkins@quantum-controls.co.uk with your team name to be eligble for any prizes! League Name is ‘Quantum Controls Fantasy Premier League’ …

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Annual Drives & Motors Seminar and Golf Day 2019

Another great day this year, the Seminar and Golf Day was held at Slaley Hall 25th July, the hottest day of the year so far! It was sweltering! This year we focused on innovation and bringing our customers into Industry 4.0. We had presentations from ourselves, discussing our revolutionary 24/7 motor stock access through logistics …

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Quantum’s fast response keeps Northumbrian Water pumping

Quantum Controls took only two hours to solve a problem for Northumbrian Water (NW) when it needed to hire a drive at very short notice. NW called Quantum Controls at 3 pm one Friday afternoon with a request to hire a variable speed drive to replace an existing drive at one of its pumping stations. …

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