Many customers we work with have a long history of manufacturing, which while admirable can bring challenges around aging equipment and infrastructure. Here at Kigtek we help customers achieve, and often exceed, regulatory requirements around plant health and safety.
One such area includes upgrading control system starter and motor control panels to ensure they are meeting PUWER (Provision of Work Equipment Regulations, 1998). At Kigtek our experienced electrical team assemble panels, from start to finish, in our own workshop. Working closely with our control system engineers and electrical design team, we produce high quality, fully tested panels ready for site installation. We recently responded to a customer request to supply and install replacement panels for their current MCC starter panels. The new panels were built to conform with PUWER safety standards.
At a high level, these regulations require an organisation to ensure that equipment is:
The panels incorporated:
Kigtek also have the capability to build panels to other standards and regulations such as:
If you would like to find out more about our panel building capacity or electrical services, contact us through the link below!