AGRICULTURAL ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE
Do you need electrical services for the day-to-day needs of your agricultural businesses, to support your expansion plans or to respond to an emergency?
We can advise, install, inspect, service and repair everything from large specialist installations to small, bespoke solutions to meet current standards and regulations.
Our agricultural services include:
New agricultural buildings
Periodic inspections, testing and condition reports
Re-wiring and certification
Lighting design and installation
Repair and maintenance of 3-phase machinery
Trunking & conduit installations
Distribution board installation, repair and maintenance
General electrical repairs and maintenance
High bay & low bay lighting to barns and workshops
Agricultural maintenance plans
Electrical risks in agriculture can range from animal waste creating flammable vapours through to high humidity in milking parlours. Moisture levels and livestock can cause physical damage to light fixtures, wiring, and equipment.
Regular electrical maintenance can save you money by avoiding costly breakdowns and disputes with insurance companies and, most importantly, will keep people, property and livestock safe,
Regular electrical inspections should be included in your agricultural maintenance plan. A qualified electrician can test farm equipment and wiring and give advice on anything that might need to be repaired or replaced, Our agricultural electrical services include appliance and component testing and repair, security lighting installation, wiring upgrades, periodic condition reports and maintenance of electric farm equipment.
Planning electrical work in agricultural settings
It’s important to plan ahead and mark overhead and underground power cables on your farm maps in preparation for your electrical work. We will always consider the continuing need to use farm machinery and, where appropriate, its maximum reach so plans and processes can be put in place to make electrical work can take place safely.
Electrical safety in agricultural settings
Safe standards of operation and essential to keep everyone safe and to be sure your insurance remains valid.
We will be happy to advise you about electrical safely measures such as protecting your agricultural wiring systems with RCDs (residual current devices), making sure wiring systems have adequate ingress protection, and reduced voltage for agricultural tools using safety isolating transformers.