Entries by Kigtek

COMPEX Electrician Course Success

We can all appreciate a good news story these days and that is why we’d like to celebrate one of our electricians Jordan. Recently Jordan successfully completed his COMPEX Electrician course, passing both Gas & Vapour as well as Dust modules. Successful completion of these modules mean that Jordan receives an industry wide recognised certificate […]

S5 to S7 System Upgrades

One of the largest drinks production sites in Scotland required a system upgrade to their Case Conveyor and Palletisation Cell due to obsolete Siemens S5 equipment. Due to the critical production nature of the site, it was imperative the solution provided would result in a smooth migration, be thoroughly tested, and involve minimal production downtime.

Welcoming Alex as Electrical Services Manager

Background Alex began his career as an apprentice electrician 10 years ago, moving to Kigtek Electrical to work alongside his dad John, our Electrical Services Manager, in 2014. ‘After passing my approved electricians test, Kigtek put me through the COMPEX Electrician test which was an important certification to achieve due to the high volume of […]

Kigtek Joins AFRC as Tier 2 Member

After working together on a successful digital twin project, Kigtek are delighted to be joining the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC), part of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland, as a Tier 2 Member. The recent major project completed in conjunction with the AFRC, Diageo and Siemens delivered an innovative, market leading solution […]