5 Services To Expect from Your Control Panel Manufacturer
18 Jan 2017 in Industry
An increasing number of companies now manufacture control panels. However, not every control panel maker is same. Apart from the quality of the product, even the services that the offer, vastly varies. Let us have a look at some of the services that your control panel manufacturer should surely offer to your organization.
With increased demand for custom control panels, even the number of manufacturers has increased substantially in the past few years. However, it is only a reputed manufacturer that can provide its clients with an extensive range of services and premium quality panels.
The manufacturer you select should be your one-stop solution for everything related to control panels. If you are looking for a control panel manufacturer, make sure that the offer the below-mentioned services-
1. Custom Panel Designing
The manufacturer should be able to offer a variety of custom control panels. Some manufacturers offer build from design as well as design and build manufacturing services to offer enhanced convenience to the clients. The manufacturer should be able to design the panel as per the specifications provided by the clients while also making sure that the panel fulfills the safety and electrical codes.
Depending on the requirements of the client, the manufacturer should also offer installation and wiring services. The service should be offered in non-hazardous and hazardous areas where the equipment needs to be installed, and the system should comply with all the local safety codes.
3. Commissioning and Start-Up
Apart from providing control panels, the manufacturer should also offer commissioning and start-up services. This is the last step before the production begins at a plant. It is after this step, that a project turns from the construction stage to the operational stage. It includes primary and initial dynamic tests along with performance guarantee tests.
4. Repair and Troubleshooting
A good control panel manufacturer should also offer repairing and troubleshooting services. Apart from the control panels offered by them, they should also offer these services to control panels from other manufacturers. Also, they should be able to offer these services on-site as well as off-site. They should have a skilled team of experienced professionals to offer these services.
5. Drawing and Documentation
Drawings and documents are very important to understand the functioning of the control panel. The manufacturer should definitely provide schematic layouts of the panel along with the single lines and material bill. Moreover, if you already have a panel but have lost its drawings or not received them from the manufacturer during purchase, or want to incorporate some modifications to the drawings, some manufacturers can reproduce the drawings of such 3rd party panels and modifications.
If you are looking for a control panel manufacturer, make sure that they also provide the services mentioned above to ensure that the company can keep up with all of your control panel-related requirements. A control panel company is not just another manufacturing company. It needs to be a support system for an industry providing customised solutions.