Case Study – Containerised Substation UK Resources Tunnelling Project

Ampcontrol have been contracted as the sole supplier for a large resources tunnelling project and are set to deliver a range of equipment, cable and maintenance services throughout the construction phase of the project.

Designed to supply power to tunnel surface operations including a welding factory, the containerised substation developed by Ampcontrol will act as the main distribution system on-site.

Asset Management Solutions

Engaging Ampcontrol as your asset management partner means continuity of technical support from the OEM and a commitment to making sure the equipment runs as it is supposed to, doesn’t breakdown, and is statutory compliant. We know the operational value of what we design and manufacture which is why we are focused on optimising the equipment you have invested in and ensuring operational availability.

Capability Statement – Services

Ampcontrol is committed to supporting our customers to maintain efficient and safe operations and to optimise their electrical assets. With strategically located operations across Australia, we provide specialist MV and HV electrical service support for power distribution, electrical and electronic equipment and automated control systems. We have a well equipped fleet of service vehicles and teams providing quick response 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Electrical Support Services

Ampcontrol is committed to partnering with you to optimise the electrical equipment you have invested in to ensure its operational availability. With strategically located operations across Australia, we offer specialist electrical support services from the best advice on planning and installation, to maintenance, repairs, upgrades and overhauls, project management, system design and automated process control.

Design, Auditing, Testing and Analysis

Protection system analysis, HV condition and compliance audits and reporting, Earth grid testing, Power quality, harmonic and energy analysis, Fibre network testing. Ampcontrol’s highly qualified, certified and skilled engineering teams provide a comprehensive range of testing, analysis, auditing and reporting for customers to ensure their operations are compliant and working at optimal levels.

1000V Jumbo Starter

Ampcontrol’s 1000V Jumbo Starter is designed specifically for hard rock mining applications.
It is fitted with Ampcontrol’s PF1 and OTS technologies.

Longwall Safety Systems

Ampcontrol’s Longwall Safety System provides emergency stop, remote isolation and broadcast messaging to maintain safety whilst maximising production on longwalls.
With Ex ia approval and over 10 years of operational history, the system is easily deployable in Group I hazardous areas.

Longwall Support

Our onsite service teams provide time phased longwall electrical maintenance plans and corresponding inspection documentation to ensure the highest safety standards are maintained and compliance to statutory requirements of AS2290, providing peace of mind your equipment will run as it is supposed to when it’s supposed to. Typical support plans include a range of testing, maintenance, overhaul and site services.

Modular Electrical Switchrooms

Ampcontrol’s modular electrical switchrooms are custom built to suit any industrial, mining and utility power distribution applications.
Ampcontrol have supplied modular switchrooms to every industry and environment in Australia including open cut mines, network substations, infrastructure projects and processing operations.

Modular MV Power Factor Correction Systems

Ampcontrol’s modular medium voltage PFC system and capacitor bank solutions are suitable for all energy intensive applications and environments including surface and underground mining, industrial operations and distribution utility networks.