MPE Ltd

Address:
Hammond Road
Knowsley Industrial Park
Knowsley
Liverpool
L33 7UL
United Kingdom

Phone: 0151 632 9100

Fax: 0151 632 9112

Web: www.mpe.co.uk


MPE Ltd articles

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Keeping it cool with MPE HEMP filters

Keeping it cool with MPE HEMP filters
  Following a rigorous and extensive design proving exercise, MPE was awarded the contract to supply a quantity of its 1,200A HEMP filters for installation on a critical defence application in Virginia, US. The contract award was made via MPE’s distributor in the US, Technical Sales Solutions (TSS).
1st August 2017

Filter products for defence applications on show at IDEF

Filter products for defence applications on show at IDEF
At the 13th International Defence Industry Fair (IDEF) which ran from 9th to 12th May at the TÜYAP Fair Convention and Congress Center in Istanbul, Turkey, MPE’s distributor in Turkey, IMCA Elektronik was present. The biennial IDEF remains the largest defence industry event in the Eurasian region and one of the top five defence exhibitions in the world. Building on their success at previous IDEF events and celebrating their 15th anniversary as a company, IMCA Elektronik again took a large stand space to display their portfolio of solutions.
25th May 2017

Ultra-low-leakage powerline filters for naval applications

Ultra-low-leakage powerline filters for naval applications
Targeted for use within applications such as secure communications systems, computer installations and portable screened enclosures, MPE has manufactured low-leakage filters for many years. These filters are designed for use on mains supplies which have a dedicated neutral line and typical leakage current values between 15-100mA. In more recent times MPE has developed and released a range of ultra-low-leakage powerline filters having no neutral line, designed specifically for naval 'floating earth' applications.
24th May 2017


Defunct satellites are taking up space in space

Defunct satellites are taking up space in space
  Space is becoming ever more cluttered with defunct satellites, spent rocket boosters and sundry stray pieces after the first satellite was launched almost 60 years ago.
21st February 2017

HEMP protection filters dedicated to commercial use

HEMP protection filters dedicated to commercial use
With a history of providing the aerospace and defence sector with HEMP and IEMI filters, MPE was well placed to introduce what the company claims to be the world’s first range of HEMP protection filters designed and developed specifically for the commercial marketplace - launched at the EuroEM 2016 event which ran at Imperial College, South Kensington, London SW7, from July 11th-14th. Image left shows a burnt out PCB following a HEMP attack.
8th August 2016

Supporting vehicle mounted comms and ISTAR objectives

Supporting vehicle mounted comms and ISTAR objectives
The battlefield broadband, ground-based communications system from BAE Systems (used on the Falcon mobile shelter programme), is protected by EMC, EMP and TEMPEST specification filters from MPE.
1st August 2016

Filtering out the dangers

Filtering out the dangers
Nowhere is the progress of technology more evident than in the defence sector. In this article Electronic Specifier Design Editor Joe Bush talks to Paul Currie, Sales and Marketing Director of MPE, a manufacturer of EMC filters and capacitors, about the current dangers in the industry and the role his company plays in mitigating these risks.
6th January 2016

A practical response to the threat of IEMI

With the increasing use of electronics to control every aspect of modern life, from smart grids to driverless cars, Intentional ElectroMagnetic Interference (IEMI) is a growing threat. Various initiatives have been set-up to address the needs of specific market areas, and new standards are being worked on. William Turner, Senior Design Engineer, MPE, explains.
21st December 2015

Safeguarding vital electronics

Safeguarding vital electronics
As acknowledged by the Shield Act in the US and the recent Electric Infrastructure Security Summits, the intense electromagnetic pulse (EMP) from a single nuclear weapon detonated between 25 and 500 miles above the Earth, possibly delivered by rogue nuclear states, could disable civil and commercial infrastructures as well as defence computer and communications networks. 
18th December 2015

Keeping the Eurofighter safe during combat missions

Keeping the Eurofighter safe during combat missions
MPE, a manufacturer of EMC/EMP filters and capacitors, has supplied many thousands of EMC filters for the multi-national European military Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft. The Typhoon was introduced into operational service in 2003. Currently, the type has entered service with the Royal Air Force as well as the Austrian, German, Italian, Royal Saudi and Spanish Air Forces. 
17th December 2015


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