Mainline Railway and Industrial PLC systems
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Mainline Railway and Industrial PLC systems

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PLCS – Railway and Industrial PLC systems - General

Application

PLC Systems to sequence control and monitor traction power systems which typically comprise Circuit Breakers, Contactors and Disconnectors where a high integrity control is required.

The systems can be used to apply a hot standby system which can automatically be invoked if a fault is detected.

 

These systems are often required where a failure would have serious effects on train movements. These losses of trains incur immense penalties to either the system provider or the System operator.

The PLC can ensure that this disruption is kept to a minimum thus saving considerable amounts of money.

 

The PLC’s often work with Mimic panels but Mimic panels are often provided for Railway systems even if there is no PLC.

Sequencing

Proven Sequence Control

Hot Standby Redundancy for high reliability

User Interfaces

Configurable Touch Sensitive displays

Mimic panels for clear indication and sequence indication

Monitoring

Full System Status Monitoring

Automatic Monitoring and Control of Plant & Equipment

Environment monitoring, Alerting and Control

Condition Monitoring

Direct Monitoring of Remote Equipment (up to 10km)

Diagnostics and Faults

Diagnostic Information and Fault Finding Guidance

Automatic alerting for Scheduled Maintenance and Servicing

Downloadable History Logs of Events

Networking

Connection to Networks for Remote Control and Interrogation

 

 

Control Panels & Multi-Circuit Distribution & Indicators

Control panels for rail projects such as Multi Circuit Distribution Switchboards, 2 & 3 Panel Changeover Switchboards, conductor rail heating & train heating.

LED Trackside indicators.

 

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