Standards are often very helpful, but sometimes, they can be quite a nuisance too.
When it comes to control cabinet technology, simply being comfortable with legacy designs and hardware is an incredibly short-sighted business case.
A 50 percent reduction in space required for building services has allowed ventilation specialist Airflow to maximise the area for products and training at its new showroom.
Greig Cameron from RS Components’ DesignSpark, looks at the evolution of the humble control panel and discusses how contemporary technology is dragging the internal and external design of these ubiquitous steel cabinets into the 21st century.
Designing and building process control panels requires considerable experience and expertise, especially when they are destined for hazardous areas.