Product News: Controls & Controllers
Digital Valve Controller promotes performance and reliability.
Press Release Summary:
November 21, 2012 - Built on linkage-less, non-contact sensor technology, Fisher® FIELDVUE™ DVC6200p PROFIBUS PA digital positioner offers analog output function block for throttling control applications and digital output function block for on/off applications. Controller provides alerts, trends, and diagnostics utilizing PROFIBUS PA to allow for process visibility and control. Setup and calibration, including performance tuning, can be performed locally within minutes.
Original Press Release
Emerson Extends the Fieldvue(TM) Digital Valve Controller Line with the Addition of the PROFIBUS PA Communication Protocol
Press release date: November 8, 2012
The Fisher FIELDVUE DVC6200p digital valve controller is built on Fisher’s highly successful and innovative linkage-less non-contact sensor technology. PROFIBUS users can now experience the performance and reliability demanded in today’s process control environment.
For throttling control applications the FIELDVUE DVC6200p offers an Analog Output function block, while a Digital Output function block is available for on/off applications. Utilizing the best of PROFIBUS PA, the DVC6200p provides a wealth of alerts, trends, and diagnostics to allow for process visibility and control not previously available in a PROFIBUS PA digital valve controller.
A quick setup and calibration, including performance tuning, can be performed locally in a matter of minutes. For more extensive parameterization, leading PROFIBUS configuration tools such as Siemens PDM can be used. The DVC6200p supports enhanced device description (EDD) files that allow for quick and easy configuration.
The FIELDVUE DVC6200p digital valve controller is certified to Profile 3.02 for PROFIBUS PA devices by the PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation a.V (PNO).
CSA, IEC Ex, and FM approvals are available now for the DVC6200p. Emerson’s growing portfolio of PROFIBUS supported interoperable products includes the DeltaV™ digital automation system, AMS Suite asset management software, Fisher® control valves, Rosemount® flow, pressure, and temperature transmitters, Rosemount Analytical transmitters, and Micro Motion® Coriolis mass flowmeters.
Visit http://www.FIELDVUE.com for additional information.
About Emerson Process Management
Emerson Process Management (http://www.emersonprocess.com), an Emerson business, is a leader in helping businesses automate their production, processing and distribution in the chemical, oil and gas, refining, pulp and paper, power, water and wastewater treatment, mining and metals, food and beverage, life sciences and other industries. The company combines superior products and technology with industry-specific engineering, consulting, project management and maintenance services. Its brands include PlantWeb™, Syncade™, DeltaV™, Fisher®, Micro Motion®, Rosemount®, Daniel™, Ovation™, and AMS Suite.
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and tools and storage businesses. Sales in fiscal 2011 were $24.2 billion. For more information, visit http://www.Emerson.com.
John Wells, Emerson Process Management
1 (641) – 754-3288, John.Wells@Emerson.com