Altivar ATV600 booster control offers constant outlet pressure

Booster control is used to maintain a constant pressure at the outlet by automatically varying the speed of the pumps. Altivar Process ATV600 drives allow the pumps to have an optimised consumption of power whilst time providing optimal monitoring features.   Booster Control is used in several pumping processes. A typical application is water and […]

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Reducing the energy cost of indoor commercial irrigation

Reducing the energy cost of indoor commercial irrigation.   A farm irrigation systems was a good example of how investing in new systems improves performance and saves money not only in large industrial operations but also in smaller installations.   Rising electricity cost As an example, Riecor, a South African customer in the farming industry […]

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Intelligent condition monitoring avoid machine breakdowns

A Smart Condition Monitoring system installed on a paper coating machine has enabled the Mitsubishi HiTec Paper plant in Bielefeld, Germany to switch from time-based to condition-based maintenance, helping to avoid machine breakdowns. Enabling the new system is a Mitsubishi Electric L-series PLC that operates as a bidirectional gateway between the controller and sensors.   […]

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Smart condition monitoring helps users expect the unexpected

    Smart condition monitoring helps users expect the unexpected   Sudden machine and equipment failures can often be avoided if users have access to reliable predictive control monitoring systems. Clearly, planned maintenance has a role to play, but a smart condition monitoring (SCM) is one that identifies changes in the operating parameters before catastrophic […]

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