ICONSYS has had a long and varied history, with many milestones along the way to becoming a leading UK automation solution provider and system integrator.
The story begins...
Trevor Darrall, CEO registers Independent Control Systems Ltd with Companies House. Offering design & commissioning services to the metals industry.
Move to larger premises at Horton Court, Telford.
Metal industry overseas
First major overseas project secured in the metal industry.
Staff working for the company reaches double figures.
Move to Hawksworth Way, Central Park, Telford.
First major project secured in the water industry.
ABB's only UK DC drives distributor partner.
First major project secured in the brick Industry.
SIEMENS solution partner.
Iconsys House, Hortonwood 33, Telford, TF1 7EX.
Galvanizing line Overseas
Hot Dip Galvanizing Line completed in Vietnam.
Rockwell commercial toolkit program.
ICONSYS is registered trademark of Independent Control Systems Ltd.
First major project secured in the automotive industry.
First major project secured in the marine industry.
Accredited ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Process.
Hortonwood premises extended to accommodate increase in production.
First major project secured in the transportation industry. Extensive depot refurbishment, signalling & train routing to DLR in preparation for the 2012 Olympics.
Rail Straightener in Russia
Complete the world's largest Rail Straightener project which uses a number of 1.6MW VSD's on a common DC link AFE fed system, in Russia.
ATEX & IECEx Certified Systems
Supply first major Water Cooled Ex 'P' ATEX & IECEx Certified Panels in Zone 1 areas for Oil & Gas Industry.
Rittal MCC partner.
UK's largest LV VSD
Design & manufacture largest LV air cooled VSD in the UK.
Siemens Large Drive Partner.
ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management certification achieved.
ICONSYS expands its robotics division with full turnkey innovative assembly cells.
Copa data partnership
ICONSYS restructure board for future growth:
Trevor Darrall - Chief Executive Officer
Nick Darrall - Managing Director
Tim Rhodes - Technical Director
Andy Bunce - Sales Director
John Houldcroft - Engineering Director
Where are we now...
We never stand still, always looking at what’s new to assist all stakeholders. Our versatility to provide solutions to many different industry sectors and ability to adapt and embrace technological advances keeps us ahead of our competitors. Industry 4.0 within manufacturing with the latest Robotic Assembly Cell innovations to name the most recent enhancements will see ICONSYS in good stead to celebrate the next 30 years.