Virtual and Augmented Reality

Bringing Technology To You EDES have the capabilities to create full augmented models that can be introduced to virtual reality either with mobile device or head set. or we can take 360 degree recording of site for you to playback on any headset/computer/tablet What Is it? Virtual reality (VR) is an interactive computer-generated experience taking…

3D Laser Scanning

Our design staff are fully trained and competent in working with 3D laser scanning technology/softwares. What is it? 3D scanning is the process of analyzing a real-world object or environment to collect data on its shape and possibly its appearance (e.g. colour). The collected data can then be used to construct digital 3D models.

Trimble Catalyst Surveying Kit

Edes staff are trained and equipped with the Trimble Catalyst surveying gear to take out to all of our sites for capturing data. What Is It? Trimble Catalyst is a revolutionary new offering from Trimble that introduces a software defined GNSS receiver that runs on select Android phones and Tablets. It requires a specialized digital…

New Staff at EDES

Staff recruitment continues apace, with new staff starting in October 2017 to meet our increasing workload. We welcome Circuit Design Engineer Kieron Smith, and CAD/Developing Circuit Design Engineer Stephen Lond.

Bredbury GIS Substation Update

Bredbury GIS replacement substation building construction is complete, with GIS switchgear installed, commissioned and tested. The first National Grid SGT circuit connection is currently underway as EDES staff continue to manage circuit transfer jointing works, which are to be completed in 2017.  

EDES New Office Premises

We are delighted to announce that our new business premises are up and running. The business relocation was completed over a weekend and the building is now fully occupied. We will be pleased to welcome visitors to the new office which is located within easy reach of the Greater Manchester motorway network.

Environmental Improvements

The replacement of a 1.5km section of oil-assisted cables has recently been completed as part of Electricity North West ongoing commitment to Environmental Improvements. The works included Horizontal Directional Drilling to install new cables under the River Goyt. EDES involvement included design assessment of cable ratings to verify the sizes of cables required and management and co-ordination of…

New office premises for EDES planned

Having taken ownership of a disused late 19th Century Public House earlier this year, plans are well underway for the conversion to EDES’ new office premises. Located within easy reach of the Greater Manchester motorway network, the property will have two generous sized meeting rooms and plenty of visitor parking spaces! We are looking forward…

Installation of Utility Under-Track Crossing

Traditional timber heading was among the techniques given consideration for installation of a new cable crossing beneath an existing rail crossing in Ribblesdale near Clitheroe. However, following closer examination of the ground conditions which exposed limestone outcrop at shallow depth, a rock auger became preferred method for installation. The rail line remained operational throughout the…

Bredbury GIS substation

The Bredbury GIS replacement substation building construction is complete, with GIS switchgear delivered ready for installation, commissioning and testing. EDES cable designs have been issued and approved and site installation of cable ducts and troughs is nearing completion. EDES staff will return to site in 2015 to manage cable laying and termination works, once the…