BIDVEST (formerly NOWACO) has a leading role in the distribution of frozen, chilled, and fresh food products in Czechia. From its two distribution depots, food is distributed six times a week. Two hundred distribution vehicles take eight hundred metric tons of products to their customers each day.
In 2001, a new SCADA-based control system was installed by the PROTECO company. It was implemented to reliably control the cooling-machine room and the freezing plant.
The control system provides:
Teco's Tecomat NS950 2B PLC was installed to control the entire system, and the Reliance 3 SCADA/HMI system is used for the visualization and control of the cooling process. Reliance's visualization project contains 17 windows in total (12 windows display the cooling process, 5 windows are designed to set up parameters).
Visualization of the cooling process in Chamber 1
Visualization of the cooling process in Chamber 2
Visualization of the cooling-machine room
Visualization of the cooling fans
Try the Reliance SCADA/HMI system on several example projects or download the installer of the trial version for free.
Visualization and control of the cooling-machine room and the freezing plant at BIDVEST Czech Republic
1 x Tecomat NS950 2B
1 x Reliance Runtime Control with 3,000 data points