|Dehydrator Batch control system (CLICK here for an overview).
Replaced existing temperature and humidity PID controllers with an Automation Direct PLC and
Red Lion operator interface to allow a food manufacturer to program complete automated drying
Provided control software to automatically position a platen and operate a press using 2 hand
control and safety light curtains with an Idec PLC and single axis Silvermax servo controller.
|SLC 500 Emergency palletizer repair.
On-site troubleshooting and repair of a SLC 500 system at a local bottling plant after damage from
a power surge.
|Contrologix system startup and testing (CLICK here for an overview).
On-site startup in Ohio of an A-B Contrologix system including an 8 axis sercos servo motion
controller, local I/O, 14 Devicenet nodes (8VFD's, 1 Flexlogic node, 2 Compact I/O nodes, and 3
Festo valve terminals), and an Ethernet bridge. This included startup of an ethernet Wonderware
operator interface and passing data to auxilliary equipment via the Ethernet bridge.
|Twin-Shell Mixer Support.
On-site troubleshooting of an Eagle Signal Micro-190 PLC for a large pharmaceutical company.
|Conversion of US designed equipment to meet CE compliance.
Modification of existing drawing packages to meet CE safety and RFI emissions requirements for
installation in Europe.
|Upgrade a biomedical assembly machine with improved final test features.
SLC-500 PLC and TCP operator interface software modifications to improve final test results on a
system in Pennsylvania.
|Control system for new waste water screenings equipment.
Complete system engineering including CAD drawings, component selection, and A-B Pico PLC
software for a newly patented screening system.
|Replace failed Micrologix PLC in Iowa.
Troubleshooting, and diagnosis of the problem and replacement with a pre-programmed unit
installed and operating within 48hours of the initial contact.
|Assist a major manufacturer with startup of a new plant in Missouri.
Networked integration of A-B Contrologix, SLC500, Panelview and Wonderware systems.
|Upgrade an obsolete Toshiba PLC for a pump controller in Albuquerque, NM.
Provided new pre-programmed PLC with documentation and assisted with remote startup.
|Control design for waste water screening equipment in Florida.
CAD Electrical design and drawing package, complete material list, and support for assembly and
|Control redesign to replace custom enclosure with an off-the-shelf unit (cost reduction).
CAD Electrical drawing package, complete material list, and support for assembly and installation.
|Conceptual design for remotely monitoring temperature and humidity in a Utah warehouse.
Alternative conceptual control analysis for wired and wireless monitoring systems including,
description, and preliminary cost estimates utilizing Visual Basic, Automation Direct ethernet
networking, and remote radio tranceivers.
|Control upgrades to a previously completed bio-medical assembly system for improved
performance and FDA compliance.
Modifications to existing SLC-500 based system for new sensors with alarm monitoring via TCP