Category Archives: Case Study

Real world growth of integrated process data comms

Denca installed its very first Business Energy Management System in 2014. Since then, we have seen an increase in both interest and project commitments from our customers. This trend looks set to continue as more and more manufacturers recognise the … Continue reading

Categories News, Case Study

Safe Installation in ATEX-certified combustible dust zone

Our Client Our client is a specialist manufacturer of pigments. Consequently, managing dust and fine powders is a day-to-day requirement. The Issue A mixer was installed on-site in an area that had been designated a combustible dust risk zone under ATEX/DSEAR regulations. A … Continue reading

Categories Installation, News, Software, ATEX, Case Study, Design, Documentation

Documentation is key to major Healthcare Project

For automated production controls within a Pharmaceutical, Healthcare or Lifesciences plant, the availability of accurate, regulatory compliant documentation, written to ISPE GAMP 5 (Good Automated Manufacturing Processes) standards,  drives the whole project.  Denca has recently completed a large project for … Continue reading

Categories News, Healthcare, Pharma, Case Study, Documentation

Project Design in Practice

A Challenging Environment Denca’s UK-based customer has a facility in West Africa that processes cereals.  They needed to upgrade the electrical controls systems for a series of conveyors that transport the cereal around the plant to different processing stations.  Denca’s … Continue reading

Categories News, Technical Information, Services, Food-Bev, Case Study, Design, Control Panel Manufacture, ATEX

Driving Productivity and Process Efficiency

Denca gets involved in a wide spectrum of work and it is interesting to see how evolving demands faced by businesses develop trends in the projects we undertake across the manufacturing sector. Although energy efficiency and sustainability have always been … Continue reading

Categories News, Technical Information, Food-Bev, Case Study

Annual calibration keeps the planes fuelled up

When travelling through an airport, have you ever stopped to think about how the thousands of litres of fuel are delivered to the aircraft, all day, every day, like clockwork? The key is a nationwide network of fuel transport pipelines … Continue reading

Categories News, Sectors, Case Study, Calibration-Service, ATEX

New flexo printing plate mounter control for J M Heaford

Denca Controls customer JM Heaford is a company that shares our own values. The Cheshire-based printing industry manufacturer has clients on six continents and an international reputation for combining top-level performance with a flexible, innovative approach – the same mix … Continue reading

Categories News, Case Study, Denca Development

Joining up the data islands – Knowledge is power

Sometimes a client turns to Denca in search of the best solution to an obvious problem – but that isn’t always the case. When we were approached by a renowned continuous strand glass fibre manufacturer, there was nothing specific that … Continue reading

Categories Case Study, Chemical

Hi-spec control panel for the Nuclear Sector? – No problem

Design, manufacture and installation of control panels has been a core activity at Denca Controls for many years. As the business has grown over recent years, the size and nature of projects we undertake has expanded, and this growth has … Continue reading

Categories News, Technical Information, Utilities, Case Study, Denca Development

Major redevelopment of world-leading pharma facility

When the Scottish subsidiary of global pharmaceutical giant decided the time was right for a multi-million pound redevelopment of the manufacturing area in its Dundee facility, it chose Denca to deliver the transformation of its system. Investment in the future As … Continue reading

Categories Healthcare, News, Pharma, Case Study