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Invertek Drives Ltd

Offa's Dyke Business Park
Welshpool
United Kingdom

Telephone : 01938 556868
Fax : 01938 556869
Email : sales@invertek.co.uk
Web : www.invertek.co.uk


Editorial archive;

VFDs optimise ore crushing and conveying in mining application 15/01/2024
An Indonesian mining company has improved the transportation and crushing of ore at its site since it added variable frequency drives (VFDs) to a reclaim feeder breaker and conveyor system. Sumitomo Cycle Drive Asia Pacific supplied 11 Optidrive P2 VFDs from Invertek Drives for the project. Full Story...

Invertek attains ISO 26000 as part of its commitment to CSR 07/11/2023
Invertek, a variable frequency drives manufacturer, has attained ISO 26000 which it will use as a best practice framework for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) which outlines seven key principles that are viewed as the roots of socially responsible behaviour. Full Story...

Making manufacturing more sustainable…right now 23/10/2023
Owain Betts explains the important role that Variable Frequency Drives are already playing in helping manufacturers adopt more sustainable practices. Full Story...

Reduced energy costs and emissions as a result of VFD motor control 10/07/2023
The use of variable frequency drives (VFDs) at a biomass plant in Brazil has resulted in increased efficiency, lower energy consumption, and reduced emissions. Full Story...

Creating greater efficiencies, reducing energy use and cutting carbon emissions: A simple solution 19/06/2023
Kes Beech discusses some of the key drivers for the adoption of variable frequency drives – including sustainability. Full Story...

New Global Application and Training Centre opened by Japanese Ambassador to the UK 12/06/2023
UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly MP and Japanese Ambassador to the UK, Mr Hajime Hayashi, visited Invertek Drives Ltd at Welshpool, Powys, UK to celebrate its 25th anniversary and to open a new Global Training and Application Centre. Full Story...

Reducing energy costs and increasing product quality with variable frequency drives 27/03/2023
Replacing an inefficient damper-based fan system with variable frequency drives has helped a Brazilian ceramics producer reduce energy use in part of its process by 60%, while increasing the quality of its products at the same time. Full Story...

Robust new variable speed drives 29/10/2021
Invertek Drives has launched a high-powered variable frequency drive in both the Optidrive P2 and Optidrive Eco ranges with an IP55 / NEMA 12 enclosure for direct mounting and IP20 for control cabinet mounting. Full Story...

Drives help achieve a 40% reduction in machining times 04/01/2021
Machining times in a complex seven-station drilling unit have been reduced by more than 40% following the introduction of variable frequency drives (VFD) into the process. Full Story...

Drying application benefits from the addition of VFDs 26/06/2020
Tea manufacturers in Sri Lanka have benefitted from both energy reductions and increased product quality since the adoption of variable frequency drives into the leaf drying process. Full Story...

HD TFT display as standard on VFDs 01/06/2020
Invertek Drives has updated its panel-mounting Optidrive P2 IP20 variable frequency drives (VFD) to include a high definition TFT display as standard. Full Story...

Acquisition of Invertek Drives 30/09/2019
Invertek Drives Ltd, a manufacturer of variable frequency drives, has been acquired by Tokyo-based Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd (SHI). Full Story...

Accuracy of floating crane hoist improved with variable speed drive 28/05/2019
The main hoist of a crane vessel capable of lifting more than 80 tonnes of load can now operate more precisely and accurately following the installation and commissioning of a heavy-duty Optidrive P2 variable frequency drive from Invertek Drives. Full Story...

Third-generation of general-purpose drives 06/01/2015
Invertek Drives used the recent SPS/IPC/Drives event to launch the third-generation range of its Optidrive general purpose drives.  Full Story...

Low harmonics drive 10/12/2013
Invertek Drives used the SPS/IPC/Drives event to introduce the latest development to its range of compact variable speed drives, the HVAC Eco. Full Story...

Invertek introduces HVAC Eco at SPS/IPC/Drives 2013 19/11/2013
Invertek Drives is delighted to announce that it will be unveiling the latest development to its extensive range of compact, easy to use variable speed drives, the HVAC Eco, at SPS/IPC/Drives 2013 in Nuremberg, from 26 – 28 November (Hall 3, Stand 340). Full Story...