Sitrans FC430 is ideal for multi-parameter measurement and can be used in applications like fast filling, batch control
, blending and dosing as well as for measurement of gases or fluids.
The continuous or batch control
unit incorporates two freely programmable transistor outputs (40VDC, 100mA), 0/4-20mA current output and RS485.
Services provided by the company include comprehensive mechanical and electrical automation system design, development and fabrication; disciplined PLC software design and development; intuitive operator interface software design and development; coordinated servo and drives control; web control; machine vision; continuous process and batch control
; discrete assembly and information systems.
For prepackaging minor additives in low-melting poly bags (suitable for direct addition to mixers), small powder system has batch control
of 16 bins with auto-bag form/ fill/seal.
Burkert offers a comprehensive "inline program" with each of these units incorporating an open-cell inline rotor: (1) Type 8030 Flow Sensor, for continuous flow measurement; (2) Type 8032 "All-in-One" Inline Rotor Flow Transmitter/Switch, for easy on/off control; (3) Type 8035 Digital Flow Transmitter, for continuous flow measurement and batch control
Moving further into the range, options including high-speed batch control
for filling and packaging, sequential batch control
for 'ratio critical' mixtures and menu batch controllers for multiple-product processes, are all now available.
A flow totalizer/ratemeter and a local batcher for batch control
, totals and flow rate have been engineered and tested to provide optimum accurate performance.
One of the latest flexible batch process control systems is the Cimplicity Batch Control
System (BCS) from GE Fanuc Automation.
Function blocks and batch control
logic reside in the same module.
Developers have updated the Studio 5000 environment with enhanced security and localized batch control
. New security features include more user-authentication and access-control options, and a new privilege escalation capability.
When the customer is ready to serve, the product is taken out of refrigerated storage and re-heated in hot water whilst still in the plastic casings in which it has been stored, resulting in effortless batch control
. The drum inside the Tumble Heater gently rotates the casings for rapid and even heating, and with a typical cooking time of fifteen minutes (taking the product from 4[degrees]C to 70[degrees]C) food is ready to be served quickly and efficiently.