As a research and demonstration facility our capabilities derive from the unique features of our embedded asset base, our ability to leverage academic thought leadership from the University of Strathclyde as well as other academic institutions, and the strength and depth of our on-site research and development team.
In summary our capabilities are:
The PNDC’s collaborative research model creates multi-disciplinary teams (in our core research programme or on an individual project basis). The input from industry, leading experts from academia and the centre’s specialist researchers, create the perfect collaborative environment for thought leadership and practical game changing techniques to be developed and implemented.
The PNDC team have a diversified and rich experience history, including areas such as utility, professional services, global equipment suppliers, power electronics, and asset management with statistical modelling. As a team, we are excited by the change dynamic impacting on power network companies around the world. We are excited about positively contributing to the shape of network infrastructure in the future through our thought leadership and practical implementation of our effort. More can be read about our Core Research Themes.
Some of the features of our network are best related to by playing the video below.
In summary our network has the following capability:
A line diagram of the 11kV part of the PNDC electrical network is shown below.
You can engage with us in a number of different ways; either as a member, a direct client, or through a consortium funding arrangement. We will have the plan to suit your needs, simply submit some brief details and we will be in touch.