First MV Static Var Compensation (SVC) developed for Schneider Electric (8,000kW).
Electro Drives S.L. acquired International Electronics SA (IES) after its founder and Director (Dr Carlos Mañueco) passed away in 2017.
Founded as an IES spin-off with new management to focus on customer technical support and hydropower generation systems.
Three MV soft starters (6kV 8,500kW) for compressors developed for Siemens (Germany).
Opening of a second manufacturing plant in Spain. Started series production of Full-Size Converters (FSC) for Gamesa/Made AE-5X wind turbines. In total, 481 units manufactured.
Commissioned the first MV VFD (3.3kV 1,300kW) for the test bench of Sulzer Pumps.
Commissioned the first SER Drive (rated 5kV 1,250kW) for Lemona Cement Plant. Initiation of the first generation of Slip Energy Recovery Drives.
Manufactured the first MV soft starter (5kV 1,000kW) for Arcelor Mittal.
IES developed in collaboration with Alstom Power, the first motor LV VFD (380V 600HP) for Degremont
IES developed its first LV soft starter for Rio Tinto / Abengoa (380V 380kW).