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PV Fires
 

PV Fires
In 2015, the BRE was instructed by DECC to investigate and report on the causes of PV fires in the UK. Its preliminary findings reported at a recent PV Fire Workshop make very interesting reading. Graham Viney, Quality Manager at IMO, takes a look at what we can learn...Click here to read more.
 

FireRaptor Now UL Approved
 

FireRaptor Now UL Approved
The FireRaptor Solar Panel Rapid Shutdown solution from IMO has now achieved UL and cUL approval to UL 1741, certification for Photo Voltaic Rapid Shutdown System equipment. So, the FireRaptor now really is the UL-timate solar panel rapid shutdown system. Supplied with a standard 20 year product warranty, the FireRaptor is FCC approved and meets the current requirements of NEC2014 & NEC2017. It has also been tested by TUV, as requested by Fire Services to demonstrate that once activated in shutdown mode, the FireRaptor will sustain solar panel isolation at zero volts even when exposed to an open flame with incremental temperature increase to above 700c (in accordance with DIN EN 60695-11-3) ...Click here to read more.
 

NEW SIM Mini Solar Isolators
 

NEW SIM Mini Solar Isolators
IMO’s heritage of manufacturing TRUE DC solar isolators is unrivalled. Our market-leading SI range has surpassed 3.5 million field installed units worldwide, with ZERO reported electrical failures. As an evolution of the DC Isolator product range, we have now manufactured a compact version with a 35% reduction in cubic volume, we like to call the SIM Mini Solar Isolator....Click here to read more.
 

IMO Automation Sponsors Golf Event
 

IMO Automation Sponsors Golf Event
Monday, October 10, 2016 witnessed the 13th annual Dick Paden Memorial Golf Tournament, benefitting Carolinas Electronic Representatives Association (CERA) Scholarship Fund, and IMO Automation were amongst its proud sponsors. This year the event was held at the Wild Wood Green Golf Club in Raleigh NC, and featured hole-in-one prizes of $10,000 cash on all par 3's, plus a $5,000 putt for cash team event, amongst other fun events...Click here to read more.
 

33 Years with Jaguar
 

33 Years with Jaguar
"Who controls the past, controls the future!" When George Orwell wrote Nineteen Eighty-Four way back in 1949, he had no idea that 50 years later Big Brother would be a successful TV show where contestants lived in isolation from the outside world. He also wouldn't have had any idea that some of the concepts introduced in his novel would be as ground-breaking today, and they were inconceivable back then. His timeless quote "Who controls the past, controls the future" is so pertinent today, especially when you consider the IMO Jaguar Drive and its long-standing IMO customers...Click here to read more.
 

IMO forges new partnership in China
 

IMO forges new partnership in China
As part of IMO's continuous global business development, we are delighted to announce a new partner distributor located in China. ShenZhen SANYILIANGUANG (Sunyilg) Intelligent Equipment Co., Ltd., founded in 2007, is a National Hi-tech Enterprises company that provides technical research and development, production, sales and service...Click here to read more.
 

IMO Automation
LLC
 

IMO Automation LLC
IMO is pleased to announce the launch of its US subsidiary, IMO Automation LLC and the appointment of Dennis Fairfield as US Country Manager....Click here to read more.
 

IMO products now available in El Salvador
 

IMO products now available in El Salvador
As part of IMO's continuous global business development, we are delighted to announce a new partner distributor located in the Central American country of El Salvador...Click here to read more.
 

IMO at the heart of the 20th Anniversary Drives Supplement
 

IMO at the heart of the 20th Anniversary Drives Supplement
20 years ago, IMO drives specialist Eddie Kirk wrote a fantastic article which was published in the first ever DPA supplement focussing on Variable Speed Drives called "Drives: The Future"....Click here to read more.
 

IMO at SAVE Milano 2015
 

IMO at SAVE Milano 2015
IMO Automazione in Italy is exhibiting at SAVE Milano from 27th – 28th October 2015. SAVE is a conference and exhibition on solutions and applications for automation, instrumentation and sensors, now in its third year. This year IMO are showcasing the iConnect remote M2M solution alongside the amazing iView advanced HMI....Click here to read more.
 

IMO at Solar Energy UK 2015
 

IMO at Solar Energy UK 2015
We’re exhibiting at Solar Energy UK at the NEC in Birmingham – Hall 3. The event is the UK’s number 1 exhibition for solar and low carbon professionals, running from October 13th – 15th 2015, and IMO are proud to retain our prominent position right at the front of the hall....Click here to read more.
 

IMO at the Heating & Renewables Roadshow 2015
 

IMO at the Heating & Renewables Roadshow 2015
We’re exhibiting at the Heating & Renewables Roadshow. The UK's only regional event for heating and renewable energy professionals, which along with the various suppliers and manufacturers exhibiting, there is also a unique seminar programme with expert speakers....Click here to read more.
 

IMO Precision Controls at Intersolar
 

IMO Precision Controls at Intersolar
Europe’s largest exhibition dedicated to Solar Energy took place at Messe München from the 10th - 12th June 2015, and IMO Precision Controls were proud to be exhibiting here yet again. At IMO, we have a core range of solar and PV products including the world’s safest TRUE DC Isolator, and the exhibition at Intersolar is the ideal platform for us to show off our market leading products, alongside our other solar related offerings, such as contactors, connectors, and our off-the-shelf solar tracker – the Solar Cube....Click here to read more.
 

IMO launches South Africa Sales and Logistics Centre
 

IMO launches South Africa Sales and Logistics Centre
IMO is pleased to announce the launch of its new sales office and logistics centre in South Africa located in Cape Town. IMO South Africa will include local sales, technical support and inventory to support IMO's continued growth in the region. The new office will be headed by Gary Fulton, an ex-employee of IMO who relocated to Cape Town 10 years ago....Click here to read more.
 

IMO Pack ‘N’ Track
 

IMO Pack ‘N’ Track
The IMO custom built Pack ‘N’ Track system has integrated our logistics seamlessly to UPS for over five years now enabling later next day delivery cut-off times and total tracking visibility from the moment a delivery note is printed. Its customised programme ensures that UPS just pick up and deliver, and with over 30,000 square feet of warehousing packed with products at our European HQ in London, that kind of efficiency is needed to ensure our customers get their products on-time, every time. ...Click here to read more.