IPD Colombo commenced operations in 2005, as a fully owned subsidiary of IPD, a publicly listed Australian Company. It began as an offshore operation with two people to support the day-to-day operations in Australia, that has now grown to what it is today, specialising in power distribution, power monitoring, industrial control, photovoltaic, industrial automation, communication and HVAC.
There are currently over 150 people employed in Sri Lanka and over 290 people across Australia within different business units. IPD is a leading Australian company that has delivered electrical products to the Australian market for over 65 years and continues proudly to do so.
We aim to ensure our business is kept agile and streamlined, giving us the ability to make day to day decisions in an efficient and proactive manner. We have built a skilled, experienced and professional team to support our customers at every level, of every transaction.
To build the best team, provide an outstanding customer experience and implement solutions to the challenges faced in the electrical industry.
To provide products, solutions and services of superior quality and value that exceeds the expectations of the electrical industry.
The core values we embrace as an organisation are knowledge, service, enthusiasm, fun, leadership, respect and integrity.
What we do
Our core business areas
IPD’s range of power distribution products and solutions are of the highest quality and utilise a range of technology to stay ahead of the curve. Our range of products include DIN MCB & loadcentres, moulded circuit breakers, air circuit breakers, arc guard system, transfer switches, isolators and switches, surge protection, fuse and fittings, electric vehicle charging. Additionally, we build custom solutions for distribution boards and switchboard systems.
IPD’s range of power distribution products and solutions are of the highest quality and utilise a range of technology to stay ahead of the curve. Our range of products include DIN MCB & loadcentres, MCCB, ACB, Arc guard system, transfer switches, isolators and switches, surge protection, fuse and fittings, electric vehicle charging. Additionally, we build custom solutions for distribution boards and switchboard systems.
Having the ability to monitor energy usage is vital within the electrical industry, and IPD has a wide range of products and custom-built solutions that are assisting to change the way the industry monitors power usage. Our range of solutions include kilowatt hour meters, pulse metering, multifunction meters, electrical network analyser, Digiware plug & play AC metering system, Digiware plug and play DC metering system, current transformers, and accessories.
Popularity for renewable energy is growing and by being the leader in renewable energy technology, IPD has the ability to produce custom solutions for our customer’s next big solar projects. Our product range includes DC miniature circuit breakers, DC isolator, enclosed DC isolator, enclosure systems, surge protection, mains protection, DC combiner box, LGC metering, DIN enclosures and DC fuse string protection.
Technological advances are changing the way the industries conduct operations and IPD has a range of products to assist, including contactors & overloads, motor breakers, softstarters, timers & control relays, smart controllers & automation, relays & power supplies, and pilot devices.
Industrial Automation & Communication
IPD offers a range of industrial automation and communication solutions including automation systems, motor controls, network solutions, process senses, software solutions, radio controls and much more. These products and solutions are ideal for data centres, where a high level of automation and communication is required.
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems are in depth and complex electrical systems, and at IPD we are the leader in providing innovative solutions and products for our customer’s HVAC systems.
At IPD Colombo, our teams utilise the latest technologies available to speed up process times, offering cutting edge IT solutions and software tools to both our internal & external customers. The IPD Development and Support teams operates across on prem, hybrid and various cloud environments delivering projects in App Development, Cloud refactoring Cyber Security, IIOT, IT Operations , ERP management, Data management and Machine Learning solutions for both internal and external customers across a range of industries.
We use an agile framework and continual improvement philosophy that combines well with our broad talent base and subject matter experts. This simultaneously allows high value, consistent, secure rapid project delivery for our customers and career progression for members of our ever-expanding team. Our user support and operations teams hold business continuity and user experience at the centre of their values and always ensure they deliver exceptional outcomes.
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"WE" make the difference
At IPD Colombo, you’ll find a friendly and flexible work environment that provides the opportunity to constantly push the boundaries leading to innovation and creativity amongst our teams.
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