Main Switchboard Upgrade | 18-Feb-2020 |

Main Switchboard Upgrade | 18-Feb-2020 |

Main Switchboard for Primary School in Edinburgh   Northern Switchgear recently won the contract to design and manufacture a new switchboard for a primary school in Edinburgh. The School was undergoing a complete refurbishment of all its mechanical and electrical...
Generator Connections | 28-Jan-19 |

Generator Connections | 28-Jan-19 |

Generator connections for commercial premises Why would my company need a generator connection? In this modern era of advanced technology, almost everything we do relies on electrical power. From keeping in contact with our friends and family, to transferring large...
Case Study- MCCB/RCD Enclosure | 21-Jan-20 |

Case Study- MCCB/RCD Enclosure | 21-Jan-20 |

MCCB/RCD Enclosure The Problem A contractor was having issues with nuisance tripping at the main Isolator for a block of 3 apartments in London. If there was a fault in one of the apartments the main isolator would trip, and all 3 apartments would be without power....
Case Study: Porsche Stockport | 14-Jan-20 |

Case Study: Porsche Stockport | 14-Jan-20 |

Northern Switchgear was recently awarded the privilege of manufacturing the main Switchboard for a new Porsche Showroom in Stockport. The new 2 story showroom will feature a workshop, customer areas, a reception and administrative office, along with around 40 customer...
Understanding Forms of Separation  | 7-Jan-20 |

Understanding Forms of Separation | 7-Jan-20 |

Forms of Separation This blog will attempt to help you understand form type specification in Electrical Distribution Panels. The principle reason for separating an assembly is to facilitate access to a part of the assembly whilst other parts may remain energised and...