Partial Discharge Testing

What is Partial Discharge and why test for it? Partial Discharge (PD) is an electrical discharge or spark across a void or gap. This can take place between two electrodes (e.g. in a motor, the copper conductor and earth) without completely bridging across the two electrodes — Hence the term “Partial”. These voids and gaps occur because of manufacturing processes, …

VACANCY – Commissioning Engineer

Generator & Motor Commissioning Engineer: Commissioning Engineer experienced in the commissioning, servicing and on-going support of large high voltage generators, motors and associated equipment. This is a challenging role in which the candidate should demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative for extended periods, supervise others and liaise with customers at a senior level. They should be able …

VACANCY – CAD Draughtsman

PPI Engineering Ltd is a Norwich based company specialising in engineering design and support for high voltage electric motors and generators. There is a requirement for a CAD Draughtsman with experience in the use of PTC Creo Elements 2D & 3D software. The individual should be self motivated and flexible. PPI offer a generous remuneration and benefits package to suitably …

VACANCY – Project Engineer

PPI Engineering Ltd is a Norwich based engineering company which specialises in the supply and support of rotating electrical machines and associated equipment. We have a requirement for a Projects Engineer preferably with experience in handling technical customer accounts in a manufacturing or engineering business. The individual should be self-motivated, flexible and have some mechanical engineering and logistics knowledge. The …

PPI Engineering Ltd. Purge and Pressurization Systems – Updated Release

PPI Engineering Ltd. are proud to announce a new updated release of their purge and pressurization systems as well as pre-start purge systems. This new release enables the system to operate in ambient temperatures from -40 degrees Celsius to + 55 degrees Celsius without using additional heating modules for the lower ambient range. This enables improved compact design at a …

PPI Open New Repair Facility in Norwich

PPI Engineering have opened a new repair facility within close proximity to our head offices in Norwich. With our vast range of contacts worldwide our aim is to help customers extend the life of rotating machines. At PPI Engineering we design and supply generators, motors, switchgear and control equipment for a wide range of industries, including power generation, water, oil …

VACANCY – Electrical Machine Designer

PPI Engineering Ltd is a Norwich based company specialising in Engineering design and support for High Voltage Electrical Motors and Generators. We are experiencing a growth in demand for our services and currently looking to recruit either of the following personnel. • Experienced electrical machine designer having strong analytical design skills. • Graduate with knowledge of electrical machine design, preferably …