IPD

IPD

IPD Group Limited began in 1956 when English Electric opened its operation at Regents Park, Sydney. In 1989 the business joined GEC ALSTHOM. This developed into the French owned ALSTOM which became a successful Australian business in power generation, network services, HV distribution and Industrial Products. IPD is now a 100% Australian owned which was acquired from ALSTOM in 2005.

IPD delivers strong brand names and leading-edge developments, providing world class manufacturers a powerful presence in Australia. GE: circuit breakers, distribution equipment & industrial control. Elsteel: modular switchboard systems & steel enclosures. IDEC Izumi: industrial relays, control devices and power supplies. WT Henley: cable joints and terminations, Mersen: fusegear. Hensel: thermoplastic and GRP enclosures. Ellis: cable cleating devices. Dehn: surge and lightning protection. Socomec: energy management & metering.

IPD designs and manufactures a large range of products specifically suited to the local environment, maintaining an in-house engineering team to develop and test new ranges of equipment to ensure conformity to Australian and international standards.