LV Switchboards

LV switchboards manufactured by B&S Group can be found in many of the UK’s leading datacentres. The company has built-up a knowledge bank and engineering expertise to ensure it can design, manufacture, install and maintain LV switchboards for even the most demanding Tier 4 datacentre clients.

B&S Group manufactures datacentre LV switchboards up to 6300A. The company has developed a unique modular framework and manufactures custom metalwork covers using its in-house fabrication and powder coating facilities. ABB, Eaton and Schneider switch gear are commonly specified by datacentre consultants, specifiers and main contractors and B&S Group has developed expertise with each supplier. Other manufacturers can also be specified and accommodated.

All B&S Group LV switchboards are designed and manufactured in accordance with BS EN 61439-2-2011 and can accommodate all Forms of Separation with busbar systems fully certified to ASTA. A custom LV switchboard manufacturing engineering team allows B&S Group to design and build switchboards to meet the most stringent technical, physical space and cost formats. Typical options include:

  • Flexible construction including L-shape, U-shape and back-to-back designs
  • In-house powder coated to standard RAL colours
  • IP31 standard design with options to increase to higher IP-ratings
  • Multiple branded switchgear, ACBs, MCCBs and meters

In addition to LV switchboard design and manufacture B&S Group also provides a range of services for datacentre installations including on-site maintenance, thermal imaging surveys and power factor correction inspections. Whether an LV switchboard is installed in a Tier 1-4 (Uptime Institute) datacentre, industrial or commercial environment, regular maintenance and inspection is vital.

For more information B&S Group LV switchboards and their maintenance please contact us on 01244 390215 or visit