When we received a call from a client with a request to help with the repairs to a burst pipe, our Drives team was quick to respond.Read More
Central Group was recently contacted by the Environment Agency with a request to visit to one of their pumping stations to test and service three resistance starters.
In August 2016 Central received a received a phone call regarding a pumping station which had suffered damage following a period of unseasonal weather.Read More
Central Group’s projects department wasapproached by a manufacturing company who specialise in the production of cocoa chocolate sugar confectionary, with a request to modify and install a new, third party supplied, process control panel which contained a softstart unit.Read More
On 9th August 2016 Central’s Workshop took delivery of a 400kw Siemens compressor from Airbags International based in Congleton, Cheshire. During inspection it was discovered that the machine had suffered catastrophic failure both mechanically and electrically.
Central Group sold four drives to a marine engineering company for installation on a mega yacht in Bremerhaven in Germany.Read More
Central Group’s Workshop division has completed a turnkey operation for Viridor Waste in Greater Manchester.Read More
At 9am on Easter Sunday, Central received a call from Hanson Cement in Mold. The site’s electrical engineer was calling to report that the site was down due to a 250kw drive failing.Read More
Central Group has been involved with three planned shutdowns at AB inbev in Samlesbury, Blackburn involving the removal, refurbishment and re-fitting of up multiple motors and pumps, with an average of 17 motor and pump sets per visit.
Central’s Workshop division has completed the repair of a split casing pump from Haslingden GrangeRead More
Central’s Site Services division received an email from its Drives department, who had been asked to investigate a problem with a motor and drive on the Bibby Tethra Survey Ship.Read More
As part of the Welsh Water Energy Savings initiative, Central’s project department completed the installation and commissioning of two Sea OutFall Drywell Pumps Variable Speed Drives.Read More
During a week long shutdown period, the projects department in conjunction with the workshop, supplied, installed and commissioned two 37kw geared motors & VSD and one 75kw G/box, motor & VSD at SHS Nutricia.
Central received a phone call from the Engineering Manager at Ineos Enterprises early on a Friday morning. A 160KW drive unit had exploded whilst in production, causing problems on site.Read More
On-site testing and repair helps to prevent further breakdown and ensures work can resume without delay
At 7.56 AM on Friday the 13th March, Central Group received a phone call from the electrical engineer at Hanson Cement in Padeswood, Mold. The engineer informed us that the 1500kw drive had failed and there was an electrical burning smell coming from the panelRead More
On Boxing Day 2015, the town of Whalley in Lancashire was severely flooded, generating huge news coverage on a situation that severely affected the local community. The River Calder rose 2.5metres above its normal level leading to the extensive flooding, which not only affected homes, businesses and local farms but also Whalley Community Hydro.Read More
Central Group was approached to with an urgent requirement to repair a large bow-thruster motor from a Sea Falcon which was ship docked in Scotland.Read More
As part of Coveris’s energy savings programme, Central’s Project Division were approached to supply and commission a Chilled Process Water VSD Control Panel containing 20 of ABB ACS550 Variable Speed Drives.Read More
Central Group’s Drives division recently completed two jobs for Bibby Hydromap. The two boats Central worked on are survey boats that check the sea bottom to see if oil and gas platforms can bed into the sea floor. They also advise the cabl e laying companies as to where cables can be laid and provide advice on what the surface of the sea floor is like so they can decide on the insulation required for the cables.Read More