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    Control System Design for Solids Handling Equipment

    Posted by Brian Warren

    May 24, 2018 11:06:00 AM

    imageVarious technologies are available to improve safety and containment when transferring solid materials into manufacturing processes. 

    Going one step further, automated control of these systems can have a significant impact on their operating efficiency, flexibility, reliability and safety.  Since control system designs can range from relatively simple to highly complex, a vendor's ability to offer customized control system designs can be critical to meeting the customer's and the application's specific requirements.  

    Figure 1: NEMA 4X Control Panel with 12"Panelview
    HMI (designed for bulk bag unloading station)




    Topics: powder handling