Power Generation

Based on its Digital Twin concept, software-defined assets can make it easier and more effective for power plants to predict and prevent failures and optimize energy production.
UniEnergy Technologies needed a simple, scalable control system to go with its simple, scalable multi-megawatt wet-cell batteries. It turned to Siemens for the complete solution.
Plant Resource Manager (PRM) R3.20 is for the centralized maintenance and management of monitoring and control devices and manufacturing equipment.
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Particularly strengthening the oil and gas offering, KEPServerEX V5.18 leverages new liquid capabilities in ABB Totalflow measurements.
Schneider Electric’s Tricon CX is a more compact and advanced version of its safety-instrumented systems that meets stricter demands for protection, risk reduction and asset availability.
The Heavy Fuel Viscosity Meter (HFVM) Viscomaster, the next generation of the Micro Motion 7829 Viscomaster direct insertion viscosity and density meter, incorporates a new robust low friction Diamond-like Carbon (DLC) coating for demanding applications such as marine heavy fuel oil (HFO) combustion control, marine gas oil (MGO) viscosity control and land-based fired heaters.
A look at how vertically networked integration technologies will bring oil and gas, electrical grid systems, and alternative energy networks together.
Included are an IEC 61850 server module for ControlLogix and an EtherNet/IP to IEC 61850 client gateway.
The UC-8100 embedded RISC computer is designed for large scale, big data WAN applications in solar and other energy monitoring systems, as well as in distributed industrial automation.
Replacing its aging control system with Rockwell’s PlantPAx helped California-based Ripon Cogeneration reduce nuisance trips by almost 90 percent and startup time by 30 percent.
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