Miscellaneous Controls

Miscellaneous Controls

Secondary Controller optimizes air conditioner efficiency.

Developed as secondary controller, ECO(3)(TM) optimizes cooling and heating cycles of compressor-driven heat pumps in existing air conditioning and refrigeration systems to optimize energy efficiency. It specifically reduces compressor run time and subsequent power usage for systems with one or 2 compressors. Compatible with legacy equipment and controls, solution reduces energy consumption...

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Grade Control System optimizes equipment utilization.

TrimbleÂ-® GCS900 v11 enables higher machine utilization through expanded machine mix and system configurations, allowing contractors to increase productivity and accelerate project completion. Adaptable to any application and environmental condition on the job, solution includes specific options for excavators, towed scrapers, dozers, and motor graders. One control box interface supports all...

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IPS Provides Qatargas with Major DCS Upgrade

JANUARY 22, 2009/LONDON - Invensys Process Systems (IPS), a global technology, software and consulting firm, today announced that it has signed a multi-million dollar contract with Qatargas, one of the world's major producers of liquefied natural gas, to complete a major automation upgrade at the Qatar Gas 1 facility in the Qatar Ras Laffan Industrial City. Under the terms of the contract, IPS...

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IPS Selected to Provide Critical Control, Safety and Simulation Technologies for a New Generation of Nuclear Power Plants in China

Approximately US $250 million contract will automate four reactors in both Fuqing and Fangjiashan nuclear power plants and aid in China's plan to increase nuclear power capacity JANUARY 20, 2009/PLANO, TEXAS - Invensys Process Systems (IPS), a global technology, software and consulting firm, today announced it has been chosen to develop and implement four large-scale, fully digitized nuclear...

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Head Pressure Control suits humidity-sensitive environments.
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Head Pressure Control suits humidity-sensitive environments.

With support for both dual pressure or temperature inputs, ICM333 operates as pressure or temperature-sensitive motor fan speed control, regulating head pressure by varying amount of airflow through condenser. Unit is compatible with single-phase systems operating at 120-480 Vac. Other features included are integral heat pump bypass circuitry, allowing for electronic bypass of speed control, and...

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Condensing Boiler Blower/Control ensures constant combustion.

Consisting of intelligent ebm-papst blower and control unit, LambdaConstant System for condensing boiler systems adjusts automatically to optimum combustion, even when variable gas types are present. Burner temperature control is independent of gas quality and burner load is independent of ambient conditions. With modulation range of 1:10, system meets variety of output requirements, from low...

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New Bus Link Reduces Costs to Modernize Siemens Apacs+ Process Control Systems
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New Bus Link Reduces Costs to Modernize Siemens Apacs+ Process Control Systems

ATLANTA, Feb. 18, 2009 - Modernizing APACS+ installations to the SIMATIC-® PCS 7 process control system is now more cost effective than ever with the APACS+ DP IOBUS Link from Siemens Energy & Automation, Inc. The APACS+ DP IOBUS Link allows plants to upgrade their existing APACS+ controllers, while retaining the existing APACS+ I/O Modules and field wiring terminations. Additionally, using the...

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Tool Change Management for Constant Short Chip-to-Chip-Time
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Tool Change Management for Constant Short Chip-to-Chip-Time

Date: February 23, 2009 STAMA Tool ManagementPat. The STAMA Tool ManagementPat. System provides process-controlled availability of tooling for continuous manufacturing and avoids unproductive secondary processing time. The system operates by placing the next cutting tool into a staging pocket automatically, based on preprogrammed sequences on the CNC. During tool change, the magazine only needs...

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Siemens Receives Additional U.S. Contracts to Upgrade Power Plant Controls with Advanced I&C System

February 19, 2009 Siemens Energy's Instrumentation & Electrical Business Unit has been awarded contracts from Arizona Public Service (APS), Granite Ridge Energy LLC and Constellation Energy to upgrade the controls at their respective power generating facilities with the installation of the Siemens Power Plant Automation T3000 (SPPA-T3000) system. The newly installed controls are expected to...

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