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Arc Fault Detection Devices | 3-Dec-19 |

Arc Fault Detection Devices | 3-Dec-19 |

Arc Fault Detection Devices So far this year, 8919 (17% of all) fires have been caused by faulty appliances and leads in England. Following on from the tragedy at Grenfell Tower in 2017 the government has ramped up measures to prevent domestic fires. Due to this...

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House Service Units | 25-Nov-19 |

House Service Units | 25-Nov-19 |

House Service Units Northern Switchgear can provide NIE & ESB approved House Service Units that cater to your site’s power requirements. HSU’s are available in a range of sizes: 2 Triple Pole Ways Complete W/ 200A Isolator 3 Triple Pole Ways Complete W/ 200A...

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Power Factor Correction | 19-Nov-19 |

Power Factor Correction | 19-Nov-19 |

Northern Switchgear can supply Schneider Power Factor Correction units. The power factor of an AC electrical power system is defined as the ratio of the real power absorbed by the load to the apparent power flowing in the circuit. In an electric power system, a load...

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LV Switchgear | 12-Nov-19 |

LV Switchgear | 12-Nov-19 |

LV Switchgear Northern Switchgear is at the forefront of LV Switchgear manufacturing, we have experience spanning three decades and the facilities across our two factories to meet all your distribution needs. We pride ourselves in providing a bespoke service and no...

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Dual Metered Power Boards | 6-Nov-19 |

Dual Metered Power Boards | 6-Nov-19 |

Dual Metered Power Boards Northern Switchgear’s dual metered split load board are built using products which are manufactured and tested to BS EN 61439-3 as well as being compliant with the latest building regulations. We offer metered power boards using Schneider...

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Automatic Transfer Switches | 28-Oct-19 |

Automatic Transfer Switches | 28-Oct-19 |

Automatic Transfer Switches Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS) are key components in any standby electrical power system; therefore, reliability and confidence in their operation are paramount. Normally, power is provided by mains supply to the panel board and is...

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Bespoke MCCB Panelboards | 22-Oct-19 |

Bespoke MCCB Panelboards | 22-Oct-19 |

Take a look at what we can offer in our range of bespoke MCCB panels. Some electrical installations may require a non-standard MCCB or MCB board, rather than one available off the shelf. The addition of energy meters, surge suppression equipment or PFC capacitors can...

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Bespoke Electrical Configurations | 15-Oct-19 |

Bespoke Electrical Configurations | 15-Oct-19 |

Let us do it for you!! Time being wasted on site? Materials going missing? Running out of room to work? Why not leave the hassle of the finer details with us? Our highly skilled engineers can assemble any bespoke electrical configurations you require. Simply send us a...

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Bespoke LV Switchgear | 08-Oct-19 |

Bespoke LV Switchgear | 08-Oct-19 |

For the first blog post on our new and improved website, we are going to show off one of our favourite bespoke LV Switchgear jobs. We built this LV panelboard for a large manufacturing facility in the northwest of England. Most of the production was completed in our...

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New website, new features! | 07-Jul-19 |

New website, new features! | 07-Jul-19 |

Our new website now offers the purchasing of all our featured products online. You can also chat to our knowledgeable agents live regarding any queries you may have. Contact us Follow updates on our high quality work on LinkedIn

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