Jenny Spires

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We are hiring! Financial Controller vacancy available!

Quantum Controls are the largest supplier of variable speed drives, motors and associated services in the UK. We are currently in a period of sustained growth and now have premises in Prudhoe, Thetford, Glasgow and a manufacturing facility in Birtley. We have an exciting opportunity within our finance team for someone who is enthusiastic, driven …

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What is Overall Equipment Effectiveness and how to calculate it?

The Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) measures the manufacturing productivity by indicating the degree to which a manufacturing plant is truly productive. It can be used to monitor the efficiency of the manufacturing processes and help to identify areas for improvement. This metric allows the identification of losses, benchmarking progress and improving the productivity of the …

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Control Techniques Appoints Quantum Controls as Service Partner for UK Service, Maintenance and Repairs

Control Techniques, part of the Nidec group of companies, today announces it has appointed a dedicated drives business, Quantum Controls Ltd., as a key partner to support its UK customer base. Quantum is an accredited repairer of Control Techniques drives and under the agreement Quantum will offer a service, maintenance and repair contract for all …

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Excellent Sales Engineer Wanted Now!

Could you be the next great Sales Engineer we are seeking to cover the South West/Midlands area? Quantum Controls, the ‘UK’s Drives and Motor Supplier of the Year’ Winner for the last three years have been the UK’s largest Independent Supplier of Variable Speed Drives and support Services since 1994. Our rapidly growing business is …

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Introducing the New Commander Series

Control Techniques, part of the Nidec group of companies, has announced the return of its Commander family of drives. The Commander series are simple and compact AC motor speed controllers that meet advanced requirements in a wide range of applications. Their small footprint – among the smallest in their class – makes them ideal for …

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UK’s Leading Variable Speed Drive Repair

Our DriveCare Repair Services can offer: Repair available for all makes of Variable Speed Drives 12 month warranty included for all repaired drives Speedy turn-around – within 24 hours if needed Not just repaired – fully restored Load tested – certificates issued Fully qualified drive engineers carrying out repairs Installation and commissioning service available An …

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Introducing Innovative New Features in Drives – Danfoss VLT Aqua Drive

Most modern drives have features incorporated as standard that can provide huge benefits to the user. In this new monthly feature from Quantum Controls, the UK’s leading independent supplier of Drives Services, we introduce to you the very best features from all major manufacturers. The VLT® AQUA Drive is designed to provide the highest level …

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Introducing Innovative New Features in Drives – Schneider Electric

Most modern drives have features incorporated as standard that can provide huge benefits to the user. In this new monthly feature from Quantum Controls, the UK’s leading independent supplier of Drives Services, we introduce to you the very best features from all major manufacturers. Schneider VSD’s now measure energy consumption, efficiency and performance and can …

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Achilles Verify B2 Audit Results – 100%

We are very proud to announce we have achieved an overall score of 100% in our recent audit for our Achilles Verify accreditation at the B2 Level, maintaining our accreditation level from last year. We have all pulled together and worked extremely hard to achieve this high score, thank you to all the staff involved …

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ABB ACS550 & ACH550 Drives are now Obsolete

The ACS550 and ACH550 ABB Drives are no longer being manufactured and are now in the obsolete stage of their life cycle, with the respective 580 Drives being their direct replacement. Due to that transition, ABB Helsinki factory production lines for the ACH550 and ACS550 have now closed, they have been converted and modernised to …

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