Category Archives: Control panels

4 Effective Ways to Boost Factory Staff Morale and Keep The Pace Up

There are many different ways to boost staff morale, and if you do a google search like this  https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=how+to+boost+factory+staff+morale you will get 1000’s of ideas, but we want to cover 4 really important ones that are less easily found on … Continue reading

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Granta Support Contract Scheme

Our support contract schemes have been designed to work for you – they’re as bespoke as our automation solutions!  Whether you need 24/7 support or just an annual maintenance visit, each contract can be tailored to suit your exact requirements. … Continue reading

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FREE Payback Calculator with Finance Lease Options

  When calculating payback with automation it is easy to think that payback is equal to the number of staff wages saved by the automation multiplied by the annual staff salary, but this is rarely correct. Calculating the payback on … Continue reading

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Granta Update April 2018 – 5 Key Ways To Improve Machine Throughput!

Are You Coming On Our Journey? You only need to bring: Yourself and your co-workers All your good ideas A desire to achieve Find out where they journey starts >> Is Improving Quality Control One of Your Key Targets? Simply … Continue reading

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Control System Upgrade Case Study – Granta Automation

  Brief Granta were approached by a large injection molding company in the Midlands who manufacture a range of dosing valves for a well-known UK cleaning chemical manufacturer.  This particular range of dosing valves include a venturi and the chemical … Continue reading

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Control System Case Study – Granta Automation

  Brief A British chocolatier and cocoa grower, were looking for a means of transferring chocolate and fillings to their new production line. They commissioned an engineering company to design and build 4 stainless steel, jacketed transfer vessels on castors … Continue reading

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3 Ways To Reduce Manufacturing Costs

If you’re a Factory or Manufacturing Manager, then you will know just how important it is to Reduce Manufacturing Costs to enable you to Boost the Profitability of Your Company. You will no doubt be very familiar with the usual … Continue reading

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Automation

If you’re considering introducing automation into your production process, then you should consider both the advantages and disadvantages of automation, before making a decision. Read our blog to find out more about the pros and cons of industrial automation.   … Continue reading

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Requirements in a Machine Control Panel

As technology advances and control systems become increasingly sophisticated, so do the regulations and requirements that machine control panels have to comply with, in order to meet safety standards and minimise risk of injuries or accidents. Perhaps the single most … Continue reading

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Introducing the World’s First Online Bespoke Automation Project Builder

  Last week we launched our new and improved website and today we want to talk about its most exciting feature: the online bespoke automation project builder which is the world’s first of its kind! Now, instead of having to … Continue reading

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