Our engineering team recently undertook a project within the wind sector. The original enclosures and transformers at this 37.5 MW, 15+ year-old wind farm posed an operational, environmental and security risk for our client. Following a site visit and in conjunction with the client, the newly upgraded enclosures (3mm galvanized […]
Avonmore Electrical lead the way in Pump Selection and Pumping Upgrades. Selection of the most appropriate pumping technologies is critical to the efficiency of your plant. See a recent project below where Avonmore used ABB SynRM technology to do just that.
See clip below for footage of the overhaul of 550 kVA Auxiliary and 5500 kW Main Generator Exciters recently completed by Avonmore Electrical.
Another busy week saw our expert team of site engineers re-install a 700kW Bedford Pump which had been overhauled in the Avonmore Electrical Workshop.
3100kW HELMKE SLIP-RING MOTOR | 496rpm | 6000V | 24100kg (Motor Upon Arrival to Avonmore Electrical) Through the customer’s own predictive maintenance methods; high GSE levels and irregular sounds coming from this 3.1MW Helmke Slip-Ring Motor, were detected. It was therefore shipped directly to our Workshop HQ in Cork. Working […]
Tralee Aquadome Recircirculation Pumps THE PROBLEM Inefficient pumps and control methods were being utilised. THE SOLUTION 2 X 15Kw Pumps were re-selected based on the actual site requirement,and powered using variable speed drives rather than fixed speed. THE RESULT The net result was a saving of 12% on electricity usage,which […]
Disinfection Equipment Upgrade at Montpelier Pump House With an existing system consisting of a single chlorine dosing pump, manually controlled with manual preparation of solution, Avonmore Electrical were tasked with the upgrade of disinfection equipment. THE TASK Scope included the installation of; A fully automatic Duty/Standby UV disinfection system. D/S […]
With ever increasing energy costs, Avonmore Electrical has identified the need for an energy reduction benefit as part of every new project. A recent example of this is the contract for the upgrade of Listowel STW Aeration Basin. THE TASK The works involved the replacement of mechanical surface aerators with […]
RO FEED PUMP, DIW GENERATION PLANT Failed in service on Friday 17th of July due to severe wear on the Pump Coupling, Pump Shaft and Motor Drive Shaft, both Pump Shaft & Motor Shaft were deemed irreparable. A direct replacement pump was not available from Grundfos, as the pump was deemed […]
MOTOR; 0.9kW ELWOOD SERVO MOTOR. 6500rpm, 460V. With our new Servo Motor Laboratory fully commissioned, Avonmore Electrical now cater for the immediate servo motor repair needs of industry. Coupling this new lab with our existing electro-mechanical facilities, our in-house capabilities now include quality assured, time efficient servo motor repairs. (Pic: Servo […]