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Winners of the Reliance Success Story Awards 2013

February 11, 2014 | Bretislav Valek

We bring you the results of another annual Reliance Success Story Awards competition that took place from April 1 to November 30, 2013.


The 2013 competition was a great success. In total, fourteen installations entered the competition. Seven of them were carried out in the Czech Republic, the other were implemented in the Netherlands, Russia, Estonia, Iran, Serbia, and Spain. After the deadline, the members of the Reliance Team reviewed in detail all the installations and chose the most interesting descriptions.



Evaluation criteria

  • Field of application
  • Benefit to end users
  • Installation range (number of data points, number of licenses)
  • Graphic design
  • Image documentation included with the description (screenshots, photographs of control rooms, production plants, production lines, etc.)
  • Data connection with other information systems used by customers (ERP, MES, CRM, etc.)
  • Use of thin clients


The competition winners

And now for the results! In the end, four applications stepped onto the imaginary podium as two of them finished second with the same number of points from the jury.




Golden medal

BEA Centre Olomouc, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of BEA Centre Olomouc, Czech Republic

Author:Petr Podmele (BUILDSYS)

Prize:1x Reliance Design Enterprise license with an unlimited number of data points

A bottle of red wine & bonus gifts from the Reliance Team

Silver medal

Uralvagonzavod, Nizhny Tagil, Russia

Name:Visualization and control of the production line for the straightening, cooling, machining, and dispatch

of railroad axles at Uralvagonzavod's production plant in Russia

Author:Jan Heller (PROTECO)

Prize:1x Reliance Design Enterprise license with 8,000 data points

A bottle of red wine & bonus gifts from the Reliance Team

Silver medal

Mrakov Biogas Power Plant, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of the processes at the biogas power plant in Mrakov

Author:Petr Riedl (ZAT)

Prize:1x Reliance Design Enterprise license with 8,000 data points

A bottle of red wine & bonus gifts from the Reliance Team

Bronze medal

Biomass Power Plant, Kolin, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of power unit processes at a small biomass power plant in Kolin

Author:Milan Panek (ELPRO Kolin)

Prize:1x Reliance Design Enterprise license with 5,000 data points

A bottle of red wine & bonus gifts from the Reliance Team




Here is the list of the other success stories in the competition:


Netherlands

Production of sheet moulding compounds, Emmen, Netherlands

Name:Visualization and control of the process of sheet moulding compound production at the Dutch company VDL Wientjes Emmen

Author:Piet ten Caat (VDL Wientjes Emmen B.V., Hiflex Automatiseringstechniek B.V.)

Iran

Gas Metering Station, Shurijeh, Iran

Name:Visualization and control of the gas metering station in Shurijeh, Iran

Author:Mehdi Fadaei Tehrani (Delta Gas Mobin Group)

Spain

Puerto Rico Pavilion, Seville, Spain

Name:Visualization and control of the HVAC systems at the Puerto Rico Pavilion in Seville, Spain

Author:Francisco López Romero (AcuyCom SL.)

Czech Republic

VST water-supply and sewer system, Tabor, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of the VST water-supply and sewer system

Author:Jan Lexa (ISATS Ing. Prasnicka)

Estonia

Kadriorg Palace, Tallinn, Estonia

Name:Visualization and control of the HVAC system at Kadriorg Palace in Tallinn, Estonia

Author:Dmitri Karasjov (Imoko OÜ)

Czech Republic

Gasoline and diesel engine piston production, Trmice, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of the process of gasoline and diesel engine piston production at KS Kolbenschmidt

Author:Tomas Kriz (RÖTTIG-ELEKTRO)

Czech Republic

Heat treatment of piston castings for engines, Trmice, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of the heat treatment of castings at KS Kolbenschmidt

Author:Tomas Kriz (RÖTTIG-ELEKTRO)

Czech Republic

Solar power plant control systems, Pardubice, Czech Republic

Name:Visualization and control of solar power plant control systems

Author:Zbynek Boltik (EnServis)

Spain

Sopelana Metro Depot, Spain

Name:Visualization and control of the lighting system at the metro depot in Sopelana, Bizkaia, Spain

Author:Itziar Arévalo (URBE INTELLIGENT SL.)

Serbia

Bakery, Belgrade, Serbia

Name:Visualization and control of the processes of production and quality control at a bakery in Belgrade, Serbia

Author:Zlatko Bakos (ACME – Kovacica)




Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to all the participants! The winning success stories have already been placed on the Reliance website. The other ones will be published within a few weeks.


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