Variable Speed Drives:
Reducing energy costs in meat processing plants
Meat processing plants, like all other commercial operations, are under increasing pressure from rising input costs. With energy being a major contributor to operating costs, optimising plants has become a priority across the sector: A 20% cut in energy costs can represent the same approximate bottom line benefit as a 5% increase in sales.
Topics covered in this brochure include:
- Sector overview.
- What is a VSD?.
- How does a VSD save?.
- Applying VSDs in meat processing plants.
- Safety considerations
- Eskom’s national Advisory Service.
Call 08600 37566 and leave your name and number and one of our advisors will contact you. Alternatively, ask for a specific advisor to contact you. email address: AdvisoryService@eskom.co.za