November 12, 2015 | Bretislav Valek
In the spring of 2009, a brand new mill was put into operation in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia. Grain silos are also part of the mill.
The control of the Ulaanbaatar mill's production processes is provided by a B&R X20CP3485-1 PLC with distributed I/O systems. In addition, two B&R PPC720 panel PCs with a 19-inch touch screen and Windows XP Embedded are installed on the wall in the control room.
All processes are monitored and controlled by the Reliance SCADA/HMI system installed on these panel PCs, which enables the operators to have a perfect overview of each particular process. Continuous level sensors, temperature measurement, and 56 AC drives (interconnected through the CANopen interface) are also controlled.
Reliance SCADA provides the monitoring and control of the following processes…:
… and the following machines:
Visualization of the intake section and silos
Visualization of the cleaning process
Visualization of the milling process
Try the Reliance SCADA/HMI system on several example projects or download the installer of the trial version for free.
Visualization and control of mill processes in the city of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
B&R X20CP3485-1 + X20 I/O systems
1 x Reliance 4 Control with 3,000 data points
B&R OPC Server