Temporary Power

Understanding your temporary power distribution needs

IDE has over 25 years' experience in designing power distribution solutions. With direct access to our skilled engineers, we can help you understand and specify solutions for any event.

Optimising your temporary power distribution network

IDE supplies a full range of temporary power distribution panels from 4000A generator connections to small dual 16A sockets, and all connecting cable to ensure you optimise your temporary power network. We fit the product to the application.

Quality and safety assured

Every time any of our products leave our rental depot or manufacturing base, we test operation and safety. This includes EVERY socket, EVERY breaker, EVERY cable connection to ensure the highest reliability.

Long-term partnership

We can help you plan ahead, ensuring you get the best from your temporary power distribution set-up and our expert services. We can also manage your complete distribution fleet, or provide one stop rental management.

Erica

Erica is an on site power management tool providing you with usage data so power can be managed effectively. With easily analysed power data, you will have the ability to optimise your power solution.

Innovation & Solutions

When it comes to meeting and managing your temporary power distribution needs, IDE can help you with every aspect of your operation’s requirements, from selecting and delivering the right products for your project, to helping you plan ahead

Design & Build

Every IDE product is made with care by engineering experts. Have a unique requirement? Just tell us what you need. IDE has an international reputation for its extensive core range of high quality power distribution products, designed and hand-built in Britain.

When it comes to meeting and managing your temporary power distribution needs, IDE can help you with every aspect of your operation’s requirements, from selecting and delivering the right products for your project, to helping you plan ahead.

  • SD63

    Three-phase mains distribution unit for use on any temporary electrical installation or construction site. Equipment…

    Three-phase mains distribution unit for use on any temporary electrical installation or construction site. Equipment housed in a 1.4003 (3CR12) stainless steel enclosure designed to IP55 with textured powder coat finish to RAL 7021 – dark grey. (Other colours are available by request).
    Main door to gain access to final distribution circuits, secondary door for access to main switch only. Main door provided with a pad lock facility.
    Bottom entry 3mm aluminum gland plate, top mounted rain cover, and pre-punched sides for outgoing socket mounting from 16A to 63A, IP44 and IP67.
    Enclosure mounted within a galvanized box section crash frame complete with fork lift pockets.

    Incomer: 63A 3 Phase in

    Outgoing: 1 x 63a/1

    Outgoing: 8 x 32a/1

    Outgoing: 1 x 16a/1

  • SD160

    Three-phase mains distribution unit for use on any temporary electrical installation or construction site. Equipment…

    Three-phase mains distribution unit for use on any temporary electrical installation or construction site. Equipment housed in a 1.4003 (3CR12) stainless steel enclosure designed to IP55 with textured powder coat finish to RAL 7021 – dark grey. (Other colours are available by request). Main door to gain access to final distribution circuits, secondary door for access to main switch only. Main door provided with a pad lock facility. Bottom entry 3mm aluminum gland plate, top mounted rain cover, and pre-punched sides for outgoing socket mounting from 16A to 63A, IP44 and IP67.

    Enclosure mounted within a galvanized box section crash frame complete with fork lift pockets.

    Incomer: 160A 3Phase In

    Outgoing: 6 x 63a/1

    Outgoing: 1 x 32a/3

    Outgoing: 2 x 32a/1

    Outgoing: 2 x 16a/1

     

  • ST203

    Robust heavy duty metal case conforming to IP44 with two carry handles and mounted on skids. Finished in red and yellow.…

    Robust heavy duty metal case conforming to IP44 with two carry handles and mounted on skids. Finished in red and yellow.

    Transformer:
    > 20.0 kVA continuous rated isolating transformer,
    > Primary 400 volts 3 Phase 50 / 60 Hz.
    > Protected by a 32A 3 Pole MCB.
    > Fitted with 2 meters of SY Flying Lead and a 63A 5 Pin CeeForm Plug.

    Secondary – Sockets:
    > 8 x 110 volt 16 amp 2P + E – IP44 outlets.
    > Protected in pairs by 16A 2 Pole MCB’s.
    > 4 x 110 volt 32 amp 2P + E – IP44 outlets.
    > Protected individually by 32A 2 Pole MCB’s.

    Dimensions : H: 910mm x W: 660mm x D: 630mm

    Weight: 140 Kgs

  • 16A Single Phase Cable

    16A single phase cable is designed to connect the temporary power network from the generator directly to the end user.…

    16A Single Phase Cable

    16A single phase cable is designed to connect the temporary power network from the generator directly to the end user.

    The 16A single phase (400V) extension lead is fitted with a 16A 5 pin IP44 Mennekes plug and coupler at each end.

    Sizes available:

    > 5 Metres

    > 10 Metres

    > 15 Metres

    > 20 Metres

    > 25 Metres

    > 50 Metres

    The cable used is 2.5mm 5core H07RN-F Double insulated, Ethylene Propylene Rubber, flexible cable designed to withstand; the weather, oils/greases, mechanical and thermal stresses. Conforms to BS EN 7919.

    Approximate weight per metre – 0.215kg

    All  cable is available to purchase or hire and can be made up in lengths ranging from 1-100M.

    16A single phase cable can be terminated with IP67 plugs and couplers if required.

  • AMF125S-1

    Three-phase auto mains fail (AMF) unit allows automatic connection of a secondary electrical supply to a load upon…

    Three-phase auto mains fail (AMF) unit allows automatic connection of a secondary electrical supply to a load upon failure of the primary. Mechanically and electronically interlocked 4 Pole AC1 rated contactors. No volt connection for remote Generator start (N/O & N/C). Auxiliary power supply for Generator battery charging or jacket water heater. 3 Position key switch for Auto, Test and Generator run. Supply availability neon’s for visual representation of status. Incoming supply adjustable undervolt and time delay relays for setting of
    individual supply parameters. All equipment housed in a steel enclosure with external brass earth stud. Complete unit
    mounted within a galvanised steel crash frame with forklift pockets.

    Enclosure
    Grey (RAL7035) textured powder coated Zintec steel construction with phosphate welds. Termination compartment with internal polycarbonate/terminal protection shrouds and external panel key lock door. Top and bottom steel gland plate. Assembled to IP55.

    Termination Protection
    Input 1 (Mains): Termination, 3P+N+E Hardwire Protection, 125A 4 Pole Contactor
    Input 2 (Generator): Termination, 3P+N+E Hardwire Protection,  125A 4 Pole Contactor
    Outgoing (Load): Termination,  3P+N+E Hardwire Protection,  N/A
    Aux 13A 230V 1P+N+E Socket 16A 2 Pole 30mA RCBO (All MCB’s have C-Type trip curves. All RCD’s and RCBO’s are Type A)

    Dimensions: H 1400mm x W 985mm x D 500mm

    Weight: 75kgs

  • MD59 Spider

    32a Single-phase mains distribution unit for use on any temporary electrical installation.  Equipment housed in a solid…

    32a Single-phase mains distribution unit for use on any temporary electrical installation.  Equipment housed in a solid cast rubber spider enclosure, with integrated transparent MOD window protected switchgear, fixed carry handle and rising feet for ease of stacking. Inlet on a rated flying H07RN-F lead to aid connection to generator or distribution board.

    Specification:

    • Incomer: No main breaker – 1ph
    • Outgoing: 6 x 16a/1
    • Dimensions H300 x W400 x D350 (mm)
    • Weight – 10kg (1 person )

    All temporary power distribution boxes are manufactured by IDE in the UK and tested to BS 7671 (12 Months Certification) and the products used within our distribution systems conform to EN 60309, EN 60529, EN 60947 and have a 12 month warranty.

  • MD75

    A 32A three-phase (400V) power distribution box designed for use within temporary electrical installations and the…

    A 32A three-phase (400V) power distribution box designed for use within temporary electrical installations and the events industry. All switchgear and Tri-rated wiring is housed within a purpose built polyethylene enclosure, with recessed socket and switchgear panels for mechanical protection. Transparent windows are used to allow visual identification of the switchgear status and allow access in event of a trip. The enclosure incorporates integrated carry handles, common stacking rails, external brass earth stud and all necessary electrical hazard warning identification.

    The enclosure is fabricated from black 10mm thick 300-grade high density polyethylene, offering good impact resistance, chemical resistance and high rigidity. Density of 0.96 g/cm³, less than 0.01% moisture absorption, service temperature from -50 to +80°C with greater than 1014 surface resistance. IK09 Rated.

    Specification:

    • Incomer: 32A 4P MCB – 3ph
    • Outgoing: 1 x 32a/3
    • Outgoing: 6 x 32a/1
    • Outgoing: 6 x 16a/1
    • Dimensions H450 x W550 x D495 (mm)
    • Weight – 28kg (2 people )

    All temporary power distribution boxes are manufactured by IDE in the UK and tested to BS 7671 (12 Months Certification) and the products used within our distribution systems conform to EN 60309, EN 60529, EN 60947 and have a 12 month warranty.

  • MD17

    A 32A single-phase (230V) steel toblerone designed to distribute temporary power from one area to another. The 32A plug…

    A 32A single-phase (230V) steel toblerone designed to distribute temporary power from one area to another. The 32A plug and play distribution board is easy to relocate across site and blends in well with the surrounding environment. Comes in a self extinguishing enclosure, fully insulated and manufactured from hard butyl rubber. Resistant to atmospherics and chemical agents. IP55 Rated

    Specification:

    • Incomer: No main breaker – 1ph
    • Outgoing: 12 x 13a/1
    • Dimensions H125 x W245 x D550 (mm)
    • Weight – 6kg (1 people )

    All temporary power distribution boxes are manufactured by IDE in the UK and tested to BS 7671 (12 Months Certification) and the products used within our distribution systems conform to EN 60309, EN 60529, EN 60947 and have a 12 month warranty.

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Erica

Erica is an on site power management tool providing you with usage data so power can be managed effectively. With easily analysed power data, you will have the ability to optimise your power solution.

Innovation & Solutions

When it comes to meeting and managing your temporary power distribution needs, IDE can help you with every aspect of your operation’s requirements, from selecting and delivering the right products for your project, to helping you plan ahead

Design & Build

Every IDE product is made with care by engineering experts. Have a unique requirement? Just tell us what you need. IDE has an international reputation for its extensive core range of high quality power distribution products, designed and hand-built in Britain.

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