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 Project Details
 Domain  Material Handling
 Project Name  Grinding and Floation Plant
 Client  Siemens, Kalwa
 Project Highlights S7-400H system, OPC communication with AB PLC, Dual Monitor concept.
System Configuration
1 PLC/Drives : S7-400H
2 HMI : WinCC.
3 Communication Protocol : OPC Communication with AB PLC.
4 IO Count : 2700
5 Software : PCS-7 Version 6.1, WinCC
Project Synopsis

Automation system for Grinding and Floatation plant. This process is used for the extraction of copper from ore. Hot standby System is used for CPU redundancy. Application software is developed in PCS7- V6.1 for monitoring. Operation of grinding and flotation plant is controlled by one ES/OS and four OS group. The system controls material handling, grinding and extraction of copper in flotation plant.

The scope of work included:

  1. Design of control systems.
  2. Software development .
  3. Commissioning