Electro-hydraulic solenoid failures in waste compactors

Thornhill, D. (Member)

Activity: Consultancy typesKTP & Consultancy in kind

Description

Undergraduate final year student project run with C.K International to resolve issues with electro-hydraulic solenoid failure. Problem found to be sensitivity of AC type solenoids to fluctuations in supply voltage. Problem resolved by replacement with DC solenoids driven from transformer.
PeriodOct 2007Jun 2008
Work forC.K. International Ltd, United Kingdom