Our engineers have many years’ experience of AC & DC variable speed drive application. We can offer free advice on the best drive for your application and provide a cost effective solution.

ACIEM can supply inverter drives as stand-alone units, or build bespoke control panels, as well as offering an installation & commissioning service. We can also supply AC inverters from a variety of manufacturers including ABB, Mitsubishi & Siemens.

As a specialist Drive System Provider we also provide the following in house services:

  • Site surveys – Harmonic & Energy Audits
  • Hazardous Area ATEX Applications
  • Bespoke systems
  • On site retrofits
  • Maintenance & service contracts
  • Hire Drive services.


1. See energy savings first
By hiring before you buy, you can identify energy savings before making a decision to purchase with our unique try before you buy service. This enables you to reduce any risk of investing in a new, unproven application.

2. Try before you buy
This will enable you to prove new machinery or processes without capital outlay.

3.Temporary replacement
If in an event of a breakdown or refurbishment, by hiring in the drives, it keeps production running with temporary replacement equipment. This keeps lost production to absolute minimum.

4. Keep plant running
Longer lead times for new products against same day delivery for hire equipment.

5. Free-up capital
Capital is not tied up – pay from your operating expenditure.

6. Tax relief
Tax relief on hire costs can release capital for other investments within the business.