AXA POWER GROUND POWER UNITS (GPU)
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AXA Power, part of ITW GSE Group, is the world’s leader supplier of 400 Hz Solid-State Ground Power Units (GPUs) with more than 6000 parts operating at leading airports worldwide. One of the special features of AXA GPU is the capability of designing products based on the exact requirements of its customers and as advisers to the industry are ready to assist them from planning phase to operation. Today AXA sets the standards of solid-state Ground Power Units.
AXA supplies solid-state frequency converters with power ratings from 7.5 to 180 KVA (units can be paralleled for higher ratings), as well as 28VDC and diesel driven GPUs.
AXA Power manufactures leading technology for GSE solutions such us: Plug’n’Play system, AXA Pre-Conditioned Air (PCA), and AXA Power Coil.
All AXA equipment are based on solid-state technology and therefore, can deliver GPUs with the following advantages:
- A very low noise level
- Good operating economy due to low no-load losses
- No pollution
- Very good dynamic properties
- Individual phase regulation
- Very little maintenance required
- Reduced harmonic feed-back
- Compact dimensions and low weight
1. AXA 2300 Compact
The AXA 2300 Compact GPUs sets new standards for 400 Hz Ground Power Units. The AXA 2300 Compact is designed for all-electric aircraft among others.
Available ratings: 30 - 45 - 60 & 90 kVA
2. AXA 2200 GPUs
The AXA 2200 range of 400 Hz solid-state Ground Power Units is available for different applications.
Its Outstanding Technical Features include:
- 12 pulse Rectification at Input
- Individual Phase Regulation at Output
- Harmonic Elimination at Output.
Available ratings: 7.5 - 15 - 120 - 150 - 180 kVA
Brochures: Leaflet- AXA 2200 compact.pdf
AXA 2200 -7.5-15_kva~.pdf
AXA 2200 - 120-150-180_kVA
3. AXA Power Coil
The optimal choice for Passenger Boarding Bridges with 400 Hz power supply and cable retriever in one integrated system that comes ready for installation.
AXA’s unique Plug ’n’ Play system sets completely new standards for voltage drop compensation in 400 Hz distribution cables.
5. AXA Pre-Conditioned Air (PCA)
AXA Power's comprehensive knowledge of controlling and optimizing 400 Hz units combined with experts' know-how within cooling technology, form the basis of the AXA Power PCA - the market's most innovative, reliable and environmentally friendly PCA unit for de-centralised use.
The Safe Choice:
When choosing AXA Power as your supplier of both 400 Hz ground power units and pre-conditioned air units, you get qualified advice, technical support and also benefit from AXA Power's respected after sales service. You also reduce the number of suppliers.
Smart advantages of the AXA Power PCA:
Flexible, simple and innovative design
Easy and time-saving maintenance due to modular design
Savings on installation due to low input current
Optimal and efficient cooling thanks to variable frequency drives
Easy operation and maintenance
Passenger comfort and high air quality
Tested in the world's most advanced PCA climate chamber
6. 28 VDC Models with 50 Hz Input
AXA Power manufacturers 28 VDC converters with peak ratings of 750 or 2500 A
7. 28 VDC Add on Module
AXA's 28 VDC unit is available also with 400 Hz input voltage.
The Add on Module can be supplied by almost any existing 400 Hz power unit and is therefore available in both fixed and mobile stand alone versions.
Further, the Add on Module can be supplied mounted from the factory on new AXA 2200 400 Hz converters (pls. refer to combi units) or it can be retrofitted on existing converters.
8. Combined 400 Hz and 28 VDC Units
Combined 400 Hz and 28 VDC Units are available in a number of configurations.