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We recently enjoyed the opportunity to talk with Jamie Wade from Australasian Drilling Magazine on the role automation is playing in the drilling industry. Both our Managing Director John Watts and Sales and Marketing Manager Rob Nunn, spoke of safety being the primary driver around the growing adoption of automation and auto control systems on […]

AS/NZS 61439 is a series of standards for low voltage switchgear and control gear assemblies for the Australian and New Zealand market. Our previous article gave a broad overview of the new testing and verification processes that are now required as part of the standard. This article goes into more detail of some of the […]

The AS/NZS 61439 superseded the AS/NZS 3439 series in 2016 with a 5-year transition period that expired in May 2021. The new standards are now in place that mandates the use of AS/NZS 61439 series for switchboard assemblies. AS/NZS 61439 is a series of standards for low voltage switchgear and control gear assemblies for the […]

Auto Control Systems is pleased to announce our latest development – EzyWeld. In conjunction with Gentronics we’ve developed a system that puts programming back in the hands of the user. Now every fabricator, construction or engineering company, metal manufacturing supplier – in fact anyone that uses welding – can take advantage of the safety, efficiency, cost […]

Hazardous areas worksites that contain electrical equipment are required by law to comply with all corresponding Australian standards and regulations. If you don’t comply to these standards, not only do you risk the lives of your employees, but your organisation may not be covered by your current insurance. There are hundreds of standards and certifications […]

Efficiently running a company in terms of profit margins is very important. However, ensuring you don’t risk the safety of your employees on your site is not just as essential, but a real responsibility. The adherence to safety guidelines and requirements is crucial to ensure the safety of employees, especially in danger-filled industries with heavy […]

The world has been through a turbulent decade in terms of the global economy with very few countries escaping the global downturn and increase in energy prices. Businesses have suffered to varying degrees and are now looking for ways to cut costs and future proof their organisations Automation is one of the areas where businesses […]

Many businesses within a broad range of industries are currently considering when they should implement automation within their business. The motivation to reduce costs, increase productivity and maximise profits are increasing across the manufacturing industry, however ensuring the downtime is minimised during this implementation is a major factor which businesses consider when making their choice. […]

Technology is all around us, wherever you go and whatever you do, technology is now as much a part of our lives as the weather or getting from A to B. Automation is the beating heart of this phenomenon and is beginning to flex its technological muscle in every industry. In the workplace environment, technology […]

Working in a high-pressure environment with heavy machinery requires the full concentration of all staff members to ensure workplace accidents can be avoided. More and more businesses are opting for automated solutions to not only bring greater productivity to the team, but to create a safer, more compliant and injury free work environment. At Auto […]

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07
Jul
Automation in the Drilling Industry

We recently enjoyed the opportunity to talk with Jamie Wade from Australasian Drilling Magazine on the role automation is playing in the drilling industry. Both our Managing Director John Watts and Sales and Marketing Manager Rob Nunn, spoke of safety being the primary driver around the growing adoption of automation and auto control systems on […]

09
Jun
3 key changes in the new AS/NZS 61439 electrical standards.

AS/NZS 61439 is a series of standards for low voltage switchgear and control gear assemblies for the Australian and New Zealand market. Our previous article gave a broad overview of the new testing and verification processes that are now required as part of the standard. This article goes into more detail of some of the […]

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