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Introducing AS/NZS 61439, the latest standard in the electrical industry

AS/NZS 61439 was first introduced in 2016 and over the past six years, industry experts have continued to work through and adapted the standards to ensure Low voltage Switchgear and Controlgear assemblies are compliant and held to the highest standards. IPD has provided you with the important information that you need to know about AS/NSZ 61439.
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The Electrical Communications Standard: IEC 61850

IEC 61850 is the recognised communications standard for substations and has been around for over 20 years. With the continued push for further digitalisation of the various devices on our electrical system, it is only a matter of time before IEC 61850 becomes standardized across low voltage electrical systems as well.
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Powercor approval

After relentless, back and forth working with Powercor standards for 2years, ABB Emax 2 ACB's have been approved for use in their low voltage kiosks replacing the GE breakers.
Shout out to Sam Carfi and Tom O'Donnell for all the hard work.

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New ABB Tmax XT circuit breakers break new ground

Designed for extremely high performance, ease-of-use and connectivity, new ABB's Tmax XT circuit breakers simplify energy management, installation and servicing. ABB has extended its range of moulded case circuit breakers (MCCBs) with the new Tmax XT.
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IPD and ABB announce strategic partnership

ABB has appointed IPD as its preferred distributor in Australia for low voltage power distribution and control products to the electrical wholesale market. The partnership officially commences on September 1, 2020.
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IPD acquires Addelec Power Services Pty Ltd

IPD has acquired Addelec Power Services Pty Ltd. A specialist provider of low and high voltage electrical services to utilities, infrastructure and data centre applications, Addelec Power Services is a welcome extension of IPD's fast growing services division.
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FLIR ONE Pro: a smart thermal sensor solution

For those seeking a thermal imaging camera solution to identify heat spots, measure temperature, identify water leaks or damage, FLIR ONE Pro provides a cost-effective, compact and easy-to-use solution to identify problems quickly.
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