Load Banks

ASCO Froment 3000 SERIES Load Banks

3000 SERIES load banks are purely resistive and are used for testing AC supplies at unity power factors, DC battery discharging and UPS testing. Based on a rugged, heavy duty welded monocoque or modular chassis construction capacities are available up to 2200kW with a wide voltage range.

Best Suited For
  • Data Center/Colocation/Hosting
  • Manufacturing
  • Power Generation
  • Power/Gas Transmission and Distribution
  • Construction and Engineering
  • Marine
Parts and labour are covered by Froment's standard 12 month warranty as described in the terms and conditions of sales.
How to buy


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100kW - 2200kW
380V - 690V
50Hz, 60Hz, 50/60Hz
Intelligent Sigma control
Vertical or horizontal hot air discharge


CE, IEC, BSI and IP54 certified
Sigma control provides high level instrumentation with automated load control and data acquisition to class 0.5 accuracy
Link up to 14 or 25 load banks together in a network for non unity and high capacity load testing
Welded monocoque construction provides strength and rigidity in tough working environments

Services & Support


Frequently Asked Questions
What is a load bank?
A load bank is a device that develops an electrical load and applies it to an electrical power source.
To what standards do ASCO Froment 3000 SERIES load banks comply?
Froment is ISO 9001 Quality Management certified by the BSI under certificate number FM 38927 and manufactures product to CE and IEC standards.
Can I rent an ASCO Froment 3000 SERIES load bank?
We only manufacture and distribute load banks, however many of our customers rent out our load banks. Contact our sales team for a list of our approved load bank rental companies.
What are the maximum capacities and voltages available?
The maximum capacity of a 3000 SERIES load bank depends on the Voltage required. The largest 3000 SERIES load bank is the 3220 with a capacity of 2200kW at 400V. We have a number of frame sizes that can fit specific capacities and voltages. Please contact a member of our sales team to talk through the correct load bank size for you.
Do you offer support and training?
Yes, we can offer on site or off site training on load bank operation and correct procedure. Please contact a member of our sales team to talk through your training needs.


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Froment Load Banks
Cliffe Road, Easton-on-the-Hill PE9 3NP United Kingdom
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