- Strategic Outsourcing
- Control & Automation
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- Case Studies
Over 50 years ago, PP C&A originally started as a control panel builder so literally have decades of experience in both the design and manufacture of electrical control panels for multiple industry sectors.
In addition, PP C&A were one of the first UK control panel builders to obtain UL approval for the supply of controls systems into North America and remain a leading authority on this subject, providing its customers with a complete solution for UL/cUL/NFPA requirements through its own capabilities and accreditations ( UL508a) and some of our technical partners whom have specialist knowledge in these areas.
As a manufacturer of machinery, how confident are you that you are meeting the legal and technical requirements of the US and North American markets?
UL 508A can apply to any company that is supplying machinery into North America.
The UL 508A Listing Mark on an industrial control panel provides evidence of third-party certification to the municipal inspection authority and to the purchaser of the panel and it shows that the panel complies with an acceptable safety standard.
The UL Standards page dedicated to the directive offers full guidance and analysis, along with the growth enabling benefits that the UL certification creates.
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A strategic manufacturing outsourcing partnership – built on trust, integrity and maximising each other’s production expertise – is celebrating ten years together with the launch of the world’s most productive EDM drilling machine.
This collection of case studies examines some of the recent strategic outsourcing partnerships delivering against several business pains for machine builders and OEMs, and how those partners are benefiting from the PP C&A approach.
Inventor-e is accelerating disruption of inventory management with the help of the Manufacturing Assembly Network, a unique collective of sub-contract manufacturers and a world class engineering design consultancy.
A new manufacturing partnership between PP Control & Automation and Jenton Group has created the capacity to build new UV technology in volumes that could help protect us from Covid-19 in indoor spaces.
As the years have gone by, the relationship between the two businesses has become more interlinked, with PP C&A increasingly being asked to be involved in the design stage of new machine builds.
Watch how Ishida realised their growth potential by making outsourcing part of their manufacturing strategy.
PP Control & Automation has had the opportunity to publish a variety of articles in the UK’s leading journals for the manufacturing industries.
During the design engineering discussions, it quickly became apparent that a more value-added design would be beneficial, allowing for a modular, configurable and pre-wired (Plug & play) style solution with significant benefit.
Inventor-e was established in 2001 as a technology business to provide point-of-use solutions to industrial manufacturers and the facilities management markets.
We believe in meeting you, listening and understanding your needs first and foremost. If you are considering outsourcing for the first time or you wish to review your current outsourcing strategies, we would welcome the opportunity for discussion.