Automation Systems

ABB Wins Metals Order in Saudi Arabia

Electrical and automation technology to maximize efficiency in new ArcelorMittal plant Zurich, Switzerland, January 6, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order to provide electrical and automation equipment and related services for a new seamless-tube mill and pipe production plant in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The project is a joint venture between...

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ABB's System 800xA Wins Award from Prestigious International Mining Publication

Industry-specific application for System 800xA wins 2009 Mineral Processing - Ancillary and Analysis - Award from Mining Magazine. Wickliffe, Ohio- ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced that its Industrial IT Extended Automation System 800xA has won the '2009 Minerals Processing - Ancillary and Analysis - Award' from the prestigious international trade publication...

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Repsol YPF Chooses ABB cpmPlus Smart Client to Improve Operational Efficiency

Collaborative production management solution provides Key Performance Indicator visibility Baden, Switzerland, - Repsol YPF, a leading worldwide Oil and Gas company, recently purchased ABB's cpmPlus Smart Client to improve operational efficiency at its Lube Oil Blending plant at the La Plata Refinery in Argentina. Located in Buenos Aires, Repsol's La Plata facility is a major local producer of...

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Emerson's Smart Wireless Network Improves Carbon Reactivation Process at Calgon Carbon

WirelessHART(TM) network uses Rosemount® wireless temperature transmitters attached to a rotating kiln to deliver continuous information for instant response to process changes, enabling better heat control. AUSTIN, TEXAS - Emerson Process Management's Smart Wireless network using the WirelessHART(TM) communications standard is contributing to process improvements at the Calgon Carbon...

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ABB Supports West Coast Wastewater Treatment Plant with Upgraded Distributed Control System

ABB to provide multi-phase upgrade of advanced DCS solution to a major west coast Wastewater Treatment Plant for greater efficiency, reliability and cost savings Las Vegas, Nevada, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced today that it has won an order to provide a large West Coast Wastewater Treatment Plant with a multi-phase distributed control system (DCS) solution...

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Laser Cutting Machine optimizes material handling.

Laser Cutting Machine optimizes material handling.

Consisting of LiftMaster Compact and TrueStore 3030, TruLaser 3030 requires only 65 m-² of space. LiftMaster Compact, with table size of 3,000 x 1,500 mm, loads and unloads sheets in thicknesses up to 20 mm, while TruStore 303 offers modular storage system with diverse options. Self-contained automation solution provides double sheet detection and optional thin sheet separation with air blast...

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ABB Wins $73 Million Power Order in Switzerland

New control system will facilitate more efficient management of nuclear power plant Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $73 million from Kernkraftwerk Leibstadt (KKL) to refurbish and upgrade the non safety related operational control and automation system at their 1,220 megawatt Leibstadt nuclear power plant in Switzerland. For this...

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ABB Wins $26 Million Order to Power Refinery in Greece

Integrated electrical and automation solutions to optimize production at Elefsina refinery Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $26 million from Hellenic Petroleum SA to provide an integrated power and automation system for the upgrade of Hellenic Petroleum's Elefsina refinery, west of Athens. The environmentally friendly refinery...

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Appliance Transaction Module enables control system migration.

Using cATM-BLY90 Module, users can migrate legacy ABB Bailey Infi 90 or Network 90 DCS to ControlLogix PACs from Rockwell Automation. Once system data is available within ControlLogix PAC, Rockwell Automation applications such as FactoryTalk View SE can be used for visualization of data, alarming, and other functions. Module can process up to 5,000 blocks of data, and supports all existing DCS...

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Automation Appliances connect plant-floor data to enterprise.

Installed in Rockwell Automation controller or used as standalone module, eATM Appliances enable connection of plant floor data with enterprise and plant-wide computer systems via JMS connection technologies in addition to traditional databases. Units are available with adapters that connect to specific business systems and controllers, such as IBM WAS JMS, Red Hat JBoss JMS, JBoss Community JMS,...

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