As part of the construction of a Hydro Turbine Station at Radyr Weir, ACE were employed to provide a bespoke Flood Gate and Weir Penstock…
- Vastly reduced labour costs
- Accurate and reliable
- Full packages available
As many ACE structures are in remote or unmanned areas, and often need to operate as a reaction to rising water levels, ACE offer a range if Automation packages of varying complexity. Whether you require a basic actuated penstock, or a fully automatic control system to monitor and adjust waterlevels with telemetry communication, ACE are an ideal partner.
ACE work with a number of industry leaders for electrical and hydraulic control and also offer packaged-solutions such as the CB Greenbox. We also work with big names such as Rotork and Auma, world renowned for high quality, reliable electrical motorisation.
For more involved packages, ACE regularly work alongside specialist contractors to provide bespoke packages. The scope of supply of this type of package is vast, and is tailored to provide the maximum capability to suit the requirements, with the minimum of fuss and complication.
Common packages include:
- Basic control panels to permit remote operation of actuators
- Automation of sluices, automatically maintaining levels, telemetry and SCADA systems
- Automatic isolation and alarm in case of spillage
- Various types of actuation and drive system, including Electrical and Hydraulic
- Rack and Pinion drive systems (see turnkey projects)
- Bespoke control packages, including sequential control and proportional control.
As this area of our work is very much tailor made, please see our case studies for details of examples of our capability, or contact us to discuss your requirements.