Mitsubishi Electric


Since its inception in 1990, CDL has worked closely with logo-mitsubishiMitsubishi Electric and continues to share a strong relationship with this market leader. 

Controls and Drives Ltd is one of only two companies appointed by Mitsubishi Electric as a Technology Partner within the UK and is recognized as an authorised Mitsubishi Centre of Technical Excellence.

As such, CDL enjoy a unique position in the Mitsubishi network and have privileged access to Mitsubishi’s sales and support resources in the UK, Europe and Japan. In return, Mitsubishi continue to work closely with CDL and together provide an unparalleled force in the automation industry.




Alpha Micro Controllers

The Alpha 2 brings the benefits of the Alpha closer to the functionality of a micro PLC. With the ability to house an SMS module within the main unit, the Alpha can offer remote access at low cost.






Compact PLC’s

With the production of over 10 Million CPU’s, Mitsubishi compact PLC’s are synonymous with quality, ease of use and ground breaking technology. New models are continuously being added so whether it’s the micro FX3S CPU, the new FX3G/FX3GE or the dynamic FX3U(C) there is a solution for most applications.







 Modular PLC’s

Meet tomorrow’s challenge of ever demanding integration of new technology with the System Q, modular PLC range. Each system can be configured with up to four separate CPU’s, and mission critical processes using the proven redundant hardware.








Servo & Motion Control

Mitsubishi offers a wide range of Servo and Motion solutions for applications as simple as a single axis point-to-point system to fully synchronised 96 axis systems. Using Mitsubishi’s SSCNET system, users may dramatically simplify integration and achieve incomparable flexibility and reliability.









An unbeatable range of AC Inverters from a few Watts to Mega Watts. The latest processors, advanced software and their own latest power electronics make Mitsubishi’s variable-speed drive solutions powerful and easy to use.









HMI’s / Operators

Whatever your requirement for an Industrial HMI, with the largest range available from a single supplier there will be a Mitsubishi option to fit your specification. From touch screen control to internet enabled devices, select from simple text based or sophisticated full featured graphical displays.









Mitsubishi’s range of hardware comes with an equally impressive range of software. Their software and configurators are easy to use and intuitive for all levels of user. All software packages have a consistent look and feel, so whether you’re programming a HMI or a PLC, you’ll easily find your way around. Mitsubishi ensure their software is kept up to date with the needs of modern day automation, new features and functionality are constantly added and most new iterations are backwards compatible.








L Series

The L Series PLC is the latest edition to the Mitsubishi range offering a powerful yet compact modular controller with many features built into the CPU itself. With its excellent cost to performance ratio and ease of use, it is ideal for mid size control applications.










Mitsubishi’s range of advanced MELFA robots offer speed, accuracy and compact design as well as long life. MELFA Robots deliver class leading benefits for small to medium robot applications.











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