Electric.ie March/April 2023

ELECTRIC.IE • The Magazine & Website for the Irish Electrical Industry • 47 Rittal Industry News Established in 2003, Alpha Drives Ltd. design manufacture and commission solutions incorporating Variable Speed Drives, PLC’s and SCADA to deliver highly efficient, robust solutions for customers. Alpha Drives Ltd. supply products from Siemens such as Motors, Gearboxes, Variable Speed Drives, PLC’s, Low Voltage Switchgear and AC Servo Systems. By selecting the most advanced products on the market they can help companies improve production and ef ciency in a cost effective way. Talking about the new purpose-built premises, John Dwan, Managing Director told us: "This investment is about future proofing our business, it will allow us to more than double the capacity for manufacturing and stock holding. The modern 35,000 m2 space has great potential for further growing ‒Alpha Drives Ltd. a SIEMENS and FLENDER Business Partner and systems integrator, have recently moved to a brand new purpose-built premises in the National Enterprise Park in Portlaoise. Alpha Drives Ltd. announce move into new state-of-the-art premises our business with existing customers and to attract new ones. A premises of this size will enable us to offer additional services. This is part of our overall business strategy and is a really important step in the development of our company, creating further employment in the area". Alpha Drives Ltd. offer a complete control system solution including electrical panels, automation software and geared motors all from one source. A highly skilled workforce design and manufacture the control panels to suit the customer requirements. With an increased capacity for stock-holding of Siemens products they are well placed to respond to the diverse industry requirements of today’s market. The aim to deliver customer satisfaction by offering reliable products and services. " Front of the New Premises.