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Energy Saving Services

Client

The customer (who has asked not to be named) is an animal feed manufacturer with 5 sites in the UK, employing over 200 people.
The site in Merseyside produces over 34,000 tonnes of product per year which is sold both in the UK and worldwide.

“Thanks to RJW’s professional advice and skill in identifying cost saving opportunities, our investment has now proved beneficial”.
Plant Manager – Merseyside Feed Company

Challenge

To identify (and accurately calculate the savings possible) plant and equipment where energy savings could be made that would reduce the total site electricity costs, improve efficiency in terms of cost per tonne of product and improve the Company carbon footprint.

Solution/Benefits

12 inverter applications were found using drives ranging from 5.5kW to 37kW. Panels were designed, manufactured and installed by RJW.
Benefits achieved include:
• Annual savings of £17,000 from a £14,000 investment.
• Reduced maintenance costs and downtime.
• Plant noise reductions