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IMO at Southern Manufacturing 2019
 

IMO at Southern Manufacturing 2019
From 5th to 7th February 2019, Southern Manufacturing & Electronics took place at the brand new International Exhibition & Conference Centre in Farnborough, and we exhibited our range of components and value added services including custom cable solutions and our assembly divisions offering......Click here to read more.
 

IMO Recognised for Innovation at Key Energy 2018, Rimini, Italy
 

IMO Recognised for Innovation at Key Energy 2018, Rimini, Italy
Key Energy is an international expo for renewable energy and sustainable mobility which takes place annually in Italy. In 2018, the expo took place from the 6th - 9th November, and IMO exhibited. Key Energy was another platform for us to showcase the amazing FireRaptor Solar Panel Rapid Shutdown solution... ...Click here to read more.
 

IMO at Solar & Storage Live 2018
 

IMO at Solar & Storage Live 2018
The UK's No.1 exhibition for solar and low carbon professionals, Solar & Storage Live 2018 ran from the 16th - 18th October 2018 at Birmingham's NEC, and IMO exhibited. Featuring the entire range of solar related products, from the FireRaptor Solar Panel Rapid Shutdown solution, to our market-leading range of TRUE DC solar isolators, to the incredible Solar Cube - an off-the-shelf solar tracker and measurement controller......Click here to read more.
 

IMO Exhibits At Intersolar 2018
 

IMO Exhibits At Intersolar 2018
In June, IMO exhibited at Intersolar. Held annually at Messe München Exhibition Center in Munich, Germany, Intersolar is the world's leading exhibition for the solar industry and its partners. Exhibited at our stand, and the star of the show for us, was the FireRaptor Solar Panel Rapid Shutdown Solution which attracted a lot of attention from the exhibition attendees......Click here to read more.
 

PV Fires
 

PV Fires
In June 2018, the BRE reported its preliminary findings based on an instruction by the DECC to investigate and report on the causes of PV fires in the UK, and they 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.
 

IMO Automazione at MC4 Bologna
 

IMO Automazione at MC4 Bologna
Increasing our global brand awareness, IMO have recently featured at the MC4 Motion Control exhibition in Bologna on 10th March 2015. MC4 is the first and only Italian exhibition and conference dedicated to technologies and products for motion control, and IMO Automazione were proud to be exhibiting as one of the leading companies in this industry....Click here to read more.
 

IMO DIN RAIL TERMINALS – Pushing toward the future of panel connectors
 

IMO DIN RAIL TERMINALS – Pushing toward the future of panel connectors
IMO extends it’s already comprehensive range of terminals and now introduces the PUSH-FIT DIN-terminal.

Designed to allow instant wiring without the need for a screwdriver, the PUSH FIT terminal saves both time and money.

With ratings up to 800V/57A and wiring capabilities to 16mm2 for solid strand cables on single connection standard and earth terminals, our PUSH-FIT terminals are designed to meet vibration frequencies of up to 2kHz at a displacement of 20mm and an acceleration of 20g....Click here to read more.
 

IMO are proud to introduce the new iView – Advanced range of touch-screen HMI controllers
 

IMO are proud to introduce the new iView – Advanced range of touch-screen HMI controllers
See the difference with our new range of advanced HMI controllers. The brand new iView is a cost effective range of HMIs with an incredible offering of standard features, all specially designed for today’s automation environment. All models feature high resolution 65k colour resistive touch-screen LCD TFT screens, plus an array of communications ports, including two USB, one Ethernet, three serial and a MicroSD slot capable of accepting up to 16GB memory card.

The easy to use integrated development tool, iView Developer, features solution-oriented screen objects, high-end vector graphics, Windows fonts for multi-language applications, recipes, data loggers and operation logging, to name but a few.

Leading the way, the iView has been optimised for implementation in Motion Control, Packaging Machinery, Food Processing, Pump Control, Water & Waste Treatment, Custodial Vehicle Management, Environmental Control, Dedicated Alarm Systems, Building Management, Process Control and much more. ...Click here to read more.
 

New i3 Intelligent Control Station Video
 

New i3 Intelligent Control Station Video
Have you heard about IMO’s all-in-one i3 Integrated Control Station? A technologically advanced product, used by hundreds of OEM’s worldwide, the i3 Controller combines PLC, HMI and I/O into one compact unit. Dare we say intelligence raised by the power of 3!

As microprocessor technology moves forward, it is a logical step to rationalise hardware and condense many traditional control components down into a single compact unit. This gives the benefits of reducing manufacturing costs, reducing overall power consumption of the control solutions and reducing application development time.


 

Introducing the brand new iDrive 2 – Ultra-low cost inverter range from IMO
 

Introducing the brand new iDrive 2 – Ultra-low cost inverter range from IMO
If you are a machine builder looking for a high volume cost-effective solution, or an occasional user looking for a drive that is easy to set up, the iDrive 2 is the ultimate low-cost variable speed drive for you!

iDrive 2 is simple to commission using the detachable keypad. For volume users there is a free software package that will allow the bulk transfer of complete parameter sets. A range of EMC filter options makes the iDrive 2 suitable for virtually every industrial, commercial or domestic application.

Powerful, configurable and cost-effective, and with the 2-year included warranty, the iDrive 2 offers complete peace of mind. ...Click here to read more.
 

IMO at Solar Energy UK and SAVE Italy Conference and Exhibition
 

IMO at Solar Energy UK and SAVE Italy Conference and Exhibition
IMO hits the road this month exhibiting at two of the leading exhibitions in Europe. First is Solar Energy UK at the NEC, Birmingham, UK on the 14-16 October 2014. Now in its 5th year, Solar Energy UK (SEUK) has established itself as the no.1 UK event for all professionals within the solar industry, attracting over 170 exhibitors and 2,424 unique visitors last year from 42 countries.

You will find us at stand No. A8

Then we move on to Save Conference & Exhibition at the Veronafiere, Italy on the 28-29 October 2014. Now in its eighth edition, SAVE combines an exhibition with vocational training for professional qualification on Solutions and Applications for Automation, Instrumentation and Sensors.

You will find us at stand No. 91
 

IMO Pacific at Clean Energy Week, Sydney
 

IMO Pacific at Clean Energy Week, Sydney
IMO talk TRUE DC isolation at Australia's biggest and most prestigious clean energy event

Clean Energy Week 2014, Australia's biggest event for the renewable energy and energy efficiency industry, opened its doors this week, with a full schedule of activity and Professional Development seminars.

Leading the discussion on DC isolation issues and solutions, including the benefits of an isolator designed for DC versus a modified AC isolator, to a packed house of solar installers, was IMO Pacific’s Pty Ltd Managing Director, David Gent.

Topics included:

• AC vs DS Safe Switching
• What is a Switch and what is a Switch-Disconnector
• DC Isolator Selection
• Examples of Typical PV Installations using a TRUE DC Switch

Gent commented “this was a great opportunity to get up at Australia’s biggest renewable energy show and in front of some of the country’s leading PV installers to discuss this important safety issue of DC switching”....Click here to read more.
 

IMO June 2014 Newsletter
 

IMO June 2014 Newsletter
To complement our existing range of quality professional PCB Terminal blocks IMO have introduced a new generation of highly competitive products. This new terminal block series continues to meet the highest levels of specification and quality that are at the core of all IMO products but also offers customers the opportunity to significantly reduce their component spend....Click here to read more.
 

IMO Launches Australia Sales and Logistics Centre
 

IMO Launches Australia Sales and Logistics Centre
IMO is pleased to announce the launch of its new sales office and logistics centre in Australia located at Landsdale in Western Australia. IMO Pacific Pty will include local sales, technical support and inventory to support IMO's continued growth in the region....Click here to read more.
 

i3E Intelligent Control Station
 

i3E Intelligent Control Station
This month, we focus on the launch of the NEW i3E Intelligent Controller, with it many market leading features and also announce that IMO will be attending this years Drives & Controls Exhibition on the 8-10 April 2014 at the NEC, Birmingham....Click here to read more.
 

IMO Launches Moscow Sales Office
 

IMO Launches Moscow Sales Office
IMO is pleased to announce the launch of its new sales office in Moscow located at 9, Zemlyanoy Val, Moscow 105064. The office became fully operational on 8 January 2014 and will focus on continuing to expand IMO's presence in the territory....Click here to read more.
 

IMO November 2013 Newsletter
 

IMO November 2013 Newsletter
This month, we focus on two products from the IMO portfolio. Firstly our every expanding range of DIN Rail Terminals, secondly the entry of our NEW i3X....Click here to read more.
 

IMO October 2013 Newsletter
 

IMO October 2013 Newsletter
This month, we focus on the launch of two new additions to the IMO Jaguar range the VXH and VXA drives. ...Click here to read more.
 

IMO September 2013 Newsletter
 

IMO September 2013 Newsletter
This month, we mark over One Million IMO TRUE DC Isolators installed with zero reported failures as well as our next generation Contactors. ...Click here to read more.
 

IMO July 2013 Newsletter
 

IMO July 2013 Newsletter
This month, we look at our Signal Conditioning range as well as our NEW PB Inductive Sensor....Click here to read more.
 

IMO June 2013 Newsletter
 

IMO June 2013 Newsletter
This month, we look at our NEW TY4 On-delay Timer as well as our NEW HVAC Jaguar Variable Speed Drive....Click here to read more.
 

IMO Launches LED Lighting Technology & Engineering
 

IMO Launches LED Lighting Technology & Engineering
You already know the name IMO Precision Controls for manufacturing the market leading TRUE DC Isolator, and now IMO have launched its partner company LED Evolution....Click here to read more.
 

IMO May Newsletter
 

IMO May Newsletter
This month, we look at our Push Button range as well as the latest news about our NEW DIN Rail Timer....Click here to read more.
 

IMO April Newsletter
 

IMO April Newsletter
As one of the leading manufactures of Automation and Electronic components, IMO Precision Controls Ltd is trusted the world over by engineers to deliver products that have been designed and manufactured to the highest standards...Click here to read more.
 

Three reasons why it makes sense to pick IMO
 

Three reasons why it makes sense to pick IMO
IMO’s range of DIN Rail Terminals and MCB’s are just two of our products that provide our customers with the commercial advantage they are looking for without having to compromise on performance or quality. ...Click here to read more.
 

IMO February Newsletter
 

IMO February Newsletter
This month, we look at our Temperature Controller Range as well as the latest news about our range of MK Microswitches....Click here to read more.