Category: News

Completion Of The Rugeley Town Project And Other Ventures

We have had a busy month installing protection control panels in Rugeley town in partnership with WPD and attending two Expos in Glasgow and Birmingham.  We are also embarking on a new project in Coalburn in connection with Scottish Power Energy Networks >>>

What Are Marshalling Kiosks?

Acrastyle‘s Marshalling kiosks are versatile, rugged outdoor enclosures which are employed to interface various items of equipment within a substation.   Acrastyle marshalling kiosks are manufactured from 304 grade stainless steel which has proven to be resistant against oxidation and corrosion.

Our Marshalling Kiosk >>>

What Are Disconnectors Used For?

Disconnectors (also known as Isolators) are devices which are generally operated off-load to provide isolation of main plant items for maintenance, or to isolate faulted equipment from other live equipment. Open terminal disconnectors are available in several forms for different applications.

At the >>>

New Substation Upgrade In Corby

Our most recent project involves a substation upgrade in Corby in Northamptonshire.  We will be sending a team to Corby to assist Western Power Distribution to install 7 mimic panels in an existing substation to enhance its performance.  Acrstyle design and build >>>

‘The Edge’ training with Furness College

We are pleased to announce that Acrastyle have taken advantage of a fully funded course as part of an initiative called The Edge.

The Edge is a multi-million pound project aimed to upskill workers and reduce the skills gap.

Through The Edge, Acrastyle employees will >>>

IET Dinner 2015

Acrastyle hosted a table of guests once again at this year’s annual IET dinner at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. This dinner continues to be an important occasion for Acrastyle & its guests and we were delighted to support this premier networking event again >>>

Richard Moseley

It is with huge sadness that we have learned of the death of our good friend and former Sales & Marketing Manager, Richard Moseley over the weekend after a long illness.

Richard was a larger than life character with many friends throughout our industry >>>

Framework for Protection & Control Equipment

Acrastyle is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a four year framework for the manufacture & delivery of Protection & Control Panels from a major UK Distribution Network Operator. This new framework award is excellent news for the company and its dedicated employees & >>>

25,000 Disconnectors!

There are now over 25,000 disconnectors in service world wide supplied by Acrastyle’s group companies including S & S Power Switchgear Ltd which has been manufacturing and supplying disconnectors to clients across the globe since 1979. Disconnector designs are available from 36kV up to 420kV in >>>

Ulverston Charter Festival Quiz 2014 – Winners

Congratulations to the “Bolton’s Ponderers” quiz team who won the recent 2014 edition of the Ulverston Charter Festival Quiz sponsored by Acrastyle.
The team are pictured below alongside Ramsey the quizmaster (left) and Ulverston town mayor, Helen Irving (centre left).