Adds design, manufacture, and test of larger transformers
Sandy, Bedfordshire, 9 July 2020 – SIGA (Electronics) Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of toroidal and bobbin wound components and associated assemblies, has extended its capability to include design, manufacture and test of a new varied range of transformers, previously manufactured and supplied by Stabilised Transformers Limited.
The move follows SIGA’s acquisition of the business and assets in February of Wolverhampton-based Stabilised Transformers Limited. Their current transformer capability includes open or enclosed types of dry transformers and inductors, and extends through double wound and auto wound components, toroidal wound instrument transformers for current and voltage measurement. High voltage transformers catering for systems up to 13.8kV and offer capability for motor starting applications up to 5000kW.
Typical applications for the transformers include renewable energy, airfield lighting, variable speed drives, shipbuilding, mining, telecommunications, switchgear and instrumentation, motor control centres and major utilities encompassing water pumping and purification.
Customers throughout the UK and Europe benefit from SIGA’s in-house transport, export experience and expert handling facilities.
According to Alex Deakin, Sales Engineer, at SIGA, “customers previously supplied by Stabilised Transformers will continue to enjoy access to products, technology and service, but now delivered through a larger organisation that brings many additional capabilities and opportunities.”
Manufacture is being transferred from Stabilised Transformers to new production facilities in SIGA’s 15000sq ft factory at Sandy, Bedfordshire. As well as working within an Integrated Management System approved to ISO 9001-2015, ISO 45001 and ISO 14001 – wound components can be supplied conforming to international standards, including EN61558, EN60601, and EN60950. Standard and custom toroidal transformers can also be supplied with UL approval to UL506.
About SIGA Electronics
SIGA Electronics Ltd is a leading manufacturer of all types of toroidal and bobbin wound components, and associated assemblies. Established in 1961, the company has steadily expanded and market sectors supplied include: medical, aerospace, railways, satellite, test equipment, underwater vehicles (ROVs), as well as the general electronics industries. SIGA is able to manufacture and supply any quantity from 1 off to many thousands off and are able to design to meet customers’ electrical specification or can build to print. The company was acquired by KAMIC Group in October 2018.
About KAMIC Group
KAMIC Group is a corporate group consisting of nearly 30 companies active in trade and manufacturing each of which aims to be a leading supplier of technical products and services in a number of well-defined product and market niches. It includes two specialist magnetic components businesses, SIGA Electronics and ETAL Group. ETAL develops, manufactures and sells magnetic components to a world-wide market through offices in Europe, Asia and through distribution partners in an additional 20 countries. KAMIC Group is present in 12 countries in Northern Europe, Asia and the US, and employs around 700 people. Its annual net revenue amounts to some SEK 2 billion. Many of our customers are multinational industrial companies with global manufacturing.
For further details please contact:
SIGA (Electronics) Ltd.
3 Darlington Close
Tel: +44 (0)1767 681266
Peter van der Sluijs
+44 (0) 1296 628180