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IDS are ABB Inverter specialists. We specify, install, commission, repair, service and hire variable speed drives.

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Technology, Sustainability and Innovation Day at ABB’s Coalville Engineering Facility

IDS Celebrates 25 Years with a Technology, Sustainability and Innovation Day at ABB’s Coalville Engineering Facility The team at Inverter Drive Systems (IDS) are thrilled to invite you to our Technology, Sustainability and Innovation Day, as we celebrate a monumental 25 years of excellence. This exclusive event will be held on the 4th of July at ABB Motion’s Coalville engineering facility, a beacon of engineering innovation. During the day, you’ll have the unique opportunity to…

Water Focused Technology, Sustainability and Innovation Day

Join the IDS team and some familiar faces from ABB, for an enlightening and engaging event dedicated to the future of variable speed drives and electric motors in the water industry on 3rd July at the ABB Motion’s Coalville engineering facility. Event Highlights: Exclusive Venue Tour: A rare glimpse into the ABB Motion’s state-of-the-art engineering facility. Webinar Tasters: Borehole & Submersible Insights Harmonics in the Water Industry Water Innovations Sustainability Sessions: Strategies for Energy and…

IDS Celebrates 25 Years in Business

As we celebrate a quarter of a century in business, there has never been a better excuse to appreciate just how far we have come. In this commemorative article we look back at how IDS started, our notable achievements and celebrate the people that have made it all possible. 1924 – Blaise’s grandfather, Arthur Ford set up a business to connect Nottinghamshire villages to the new grid. He met a man called Wilson who had the…

IDS Celebrates 25 Years with a Technology, Sustainability and Innovation Day at ABB’s Coalville Engineering Facility

As a part of our 25th Workversary celebrations, Inverter Drive Systems (IDS) are hosting a pair of Technology, Sustainability and Innovation Days on the 3rd and 4th of July at the ABB Motion Coalville engineering facility. These events promise to showcase the strides IDS has made in the industry over the last 25 years, showcasing the sustainability and technological advancements and how our own innovative use of ABB technology has been successfully applied throughout various…

IDS Proudly Sponsors Keyworth U7 Reds

Fostering Community and Team Spirit At Inverter Drive Systems (IDS), we believe in the power of community and the significant role sports play in fostering teamwork, discipline and a healthy competitive spirit. That’s why we are thrilled to be sponsoring the Keyworth U7 Reds, a vibrant and promising young football team based in Nottinghamshire. The Keyworth U7 Reds are making their debut in the YEL East Midlands Saturday League this season and the enthusiasm and…

Growing Our Commitment to the Planet

At IDS, we believe in taking actionable steps towards combating climate change and contributing to a greener, more sustainable future. It’s with great pride that we share our latest news in this ongoing journey – a modest contribution to the reforestation and marine life regeneration efforts spearheaded by JustOne Tree. Planting Hope, One Tree at a Time Our recent donation to JustOne Tree has facilitated the planting of an additional 170 trees, bringing the total…

IDS Welcomes Matt Handley as New General Manager

Inverter Drive Systems Ltd (IDS) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Matt Handley as its new General Manager. With a wealth of experience spanning over 25 years in variable speed drive technology, Matt brings a rich knowledge base and a fresh perspective to the company. His time served as an electrical engineer, coupled with his impressive career history in a variety of senior roles for industry key players, makes him the ideal candidate to…

IDS Joins the Energy Efficiency Movement

Inverter Drive Systems joins the Energy Efficiency Movement. At IDS, everything we do is centred around energy saving, whether that is for our customers or ourselves. For more than 20 years we have been analysing, surveying and highlighting viable energy saving potentials for customers in almost every industry. Often by creating new and innovative uses of inverter technology. Internally we have long since reduced our own carbon footprint to minimal levels and additionally we have…

IDS Plants 160 Trees with JUST ONE Tree

Earlier this year we joined JUST ONE Tree and made a commitment to plant 10 tress for every Electric Motor Energy Survey we conduct. We have always been passionate about reducing energy consumption and lowering CO2 emissions. This is reflected in our continuous work internally to reduce our own consumption and over 20 years working with customers to increase their efficiency. It was a natural progression to see what work we could aid on the…

IDS Join JUST ONE Tree

Some exciting news from the team at IDS we have joined JUST ONE Tree! As a team we have always been interested in reducing energy consumption and thereby lowering the carbon footprint of the industries we work with, it is one of the main benefits of inverter technology after all! Now with the UK Government’s drive for Net Zero, it seemed like a great time to join with this amazing venture. IDS Join JUST ONE…

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