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Vacon

High-Quality AC Drives to Improve Process Control and Save Energy

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Vacon offers a complete product portfolio of AC drives in the power range 0.25kW to 5MW for all stages of the production process, from mine to processing plant, foundry and factory.

Running AC motors with AC drives can save up to 50% in energy consumption, especially when operating pumps, fans and compressors. The low and medium-voltage offering includes air-cooled and liquid-cooled drives, both as modules and as ready-to-use finished products.

Vacon is the world’s largest independent drives company, making it the ideal partner. The company provides a fast, professional service and supports the mining and minerals segment, where downtime is very costly.

Air-cooled drives with high-power motors

VACON® NXP air-cooled AC drives are the perfect solution for all applications where robustness, dynamic performance, precision and power are required. This series of drives can operate with any motor in a power range from 0.75kW to 2,000kW.

VACON NXP is available as either a wall-mounted or standalone module and it offers exceptional motor control for induction and PM motors, gearless drive applications and paralleling solutions for high-power motors.

Liquid-cooled AC drives for adverse conditions

VACON NXP liquid-cooled drives are the ultimate in space-saving, high-power-density AC drives.

They are well-suited for locations where air-cooling is difficult, expensive or impractical. As no air ducts are required, liquid-cooled drives are extremely compact, making them ideal for situations where installation space is at a premium. With the right configuration, optimal performance and significant energy savings can be achieved.

With VACON NXP liquid-cooled enclosed drive solutions, fully standardised, compact and robust AC drives are placed in a sturdy cabinet, making them ideal for a wide variety of heavy industries with harsh operating conditions.

VACON NXP’s motor control capabilities make it suitable for all types of motors in a multitude of combinations, from a single, dedicated frequency converter to large-scale, common DC bus systems. With fast fieldbus options and exceptional programming flexibility, VACON NXP is easily integrated into any control system. The VACON NXP portfolio fulfils key international standards and global requirements, including safety and EMC and harmonics approvals.

Common DC bus components for system integrators

Vacon offers a comprehensive range of common DC bus drive products for air and liquid-cooled solutions comprising front-end units, inverter units and brake chopper units over the entire power range and at voltages from 380V to 690V.

Drive components are built on proven VACON NX technology and provide the ideal energy sharing solution for a multitude of power systems, including complete regenerative solutions for braking applications, or if low harmonics are required.

ATEX-certified thermistor input

Vacon has developed a fully integrated ATEX-certified thermistor input that saves design and installation costs as it requires no external devices. This is one of the few solutions of its kind available on the market.

About Vacon

Vacon has production and research and development facilities in Europe, Asia and North America, and sales offices in more than 30 countries. Further, Vacon has sales representatives and service partners in nearly 90 countries.

Vacon Showcases AC Drives for Mining and Minerals

Vacon has released this new white paper listing its range of products, detailing their specifications, and explaining how they can benefit you. Download this free document for further information.

Buzwagi Gold Mine, Shinyanga

Buzwagi Gold Mine is situated six kilometres south-east of the district of Kahama in the Shinyanga region, United Republic of Tanzania.

Vacon to Open a Sales Office in Turkey

Global AC drives manufacturer Vacon will strengthen its market position and customer-driven services in Turkey by opening a sales office in Istanbul this November.

29 October 2014

Vacon Enters the Medium-Voltage AC Drives Market

The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon will take its product offering to new heights with medium-voltage AC drives. In contrast to Vacon's current low-voltage products, medium-voltage AC drives typically operate on voltages of several kilovolts and at power levels of several megawatts.

7 August 2014

Heavy Industries to Benefit from Vacon’s Standardised AC Drives Solutions

The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon launched a new product range, VACON® NXP System Drive, during the company's Drives Conference in Dubai, UAE on 16 January. The new product range of standardised AC drives offers customers cost-efficiency, reliability and uniform quality. The system integrators focusing on heavy industry customers can make complex solutions simple with a wide variety of standardised drive modules.

22 January 2014

The President of the United States Visited Vacon in North Carolina

President Barack Obama paid a visit to the Vacon Research and Development center in Research Triangle Park, NC today. The visit was part of the president's travel to North Carolina. The president's tour at Vacon was also accompanied by Ernest Moniz, United States Secretary of Energy.

14 January 2014

Mexico

Vaasa Control De Mexico
Sur 8 No. 171 local D Col: Agricola Oriental
Mexico, D.F. CP 08500
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Mexico

Canada

Vacon Canada
221 Griffith Rd
Stratford, Ontario N5A 6T3
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Canada

Italy

Vacon SpA
Via F.lli Guerra, 35
42100 Reggio Emilia (RE)
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Italy

Netherlands

Vacon Benelux BV
Weide 40
4206 CJ Gorinchem
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Netherlands

Sweden

Vacon AB
Anderstorpsvägen 16
171 54 SOLNA
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Sweden

Norway

Vacon AS
Bentsrudveien 17
3080 Holmestrand
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Norway

Spain

Vacon Drives Ibérica S.A.
C/ Colom, 406-C Pol.Ind. Santa Margarida
08223- TERRASSA
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Spain

Russia

ZAO Vacon Drives
Ul. Letchika Babushkina 1, Stroenie 3
129344 Moscow
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Russia

Romania

Vacon Romania - Reprezentanta
Cuza Voda 1
400107 Cluj Napoca
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Romania

USA

Vacon, Inc.
1500 Nitterhouse Drive
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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United States of America

China (GMT+8)

Vacon Suzhou Drives Co., Ltd.
Building 11A, Suchun Industrial Square
Suzhou 215126
428 Xinglong Street
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China

United Kingdom

Vacon Drives (UK) Ltd.
18 Maizefield
Hinckley
Hinckley Fields Industrial Estate
LE10 1YF Leicestershire
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United Kingdom

South Korea

Vacon Korea Ltd
2 fl, HyunDae-Ansung Tower Bldg, 737-28
Seoul, Korea
Hannam-Dong, Yongsan-Gu
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Other

United Arab Emirates

Vacon Middle East and Africa (Branch)
P.O.Box 54763
Dubai Airport Free Zone (DAFZA
Office 4A 226
Dubai
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Thailand

Vacon South East Asia (Branch)
The Representative Office in Thailand
Bangkok 10250, Thailand
2/23 Sukha Phiban 2 Road, Prawet
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Other

Vacon

India

Vacon Drives & Controls Pvt Ltd
No.352, Kapleeshwar Nagar
Chennai-600041
East Coast Road, Neelangarai
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India

Germany

Vacon GmbH
Gladbecker Str. 425
45329 Essen
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Germany

Czech Republic

Vacon s.r.o.
Kodanska 1441/46
100 00 Prague 10
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Denmark

Vacon Drives A/S
Jyllandsgade 30, 1. St.
6400 Sønderborg
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Denmark

Vaasa - Head Office

Vacon Plc
Runsorintie 7
65380 Vaasa
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Finland

France

Vacon France
1 Rue Jacquard
91 280 Saint Pierre du Perray
BP 72
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France

Austria

Vacon AT
Antriebssysteme GmbH
2544 Leobersdorf
Aumühlweg 21
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Austria

Belgium

Vacon Benelux NV/SA
Interleuvenlaan 62
3001 Heverlee (Leuven)
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Belgium

Australia

Vacon Pacific Pty Ltd
5/66-74 Micro Circuit
Victoria 3175
Dandenong South
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Australia

Brazil

Vacon América Latina Ltda.
Av. Sagitário, 447
Barueri - SP - 06473-073
AlphaConde 1
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Brazil

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