There is considerable energy potential waiting to be tapped in agricultural waste and power plant with rice & wheat husks, soy hulls as biofuel for energy generation is growing. Cotmac has gained expertise in automating such entire biomass plants with process control systems, including turbines, boilers, and peripherals.

One of our prestigious clients, planned to install 8 MW BIOMASS Co-Generation Power Plant. After detailed discussions with customer, consultant and equipment manufacturers, Cotmac Solution with SIMATIC PCS 7 worked out to be the ideal choice for customer. Features like flexibility, scalability, integrated safety, Hot Redundancy, Time stamping, and many more, encourage customers to opt for Cotmac Solutions.

The interface between human and machine plays a crucial part in the automation of power plants. Blocks were customized and faceplates were tailored to suit customer requirement and meet expectations. Various views were available to the operator for monitoring the process and if necessary, intervene in the control of the process.

(Photograph of 8 MW power plant automated by Cotmac)

Some direct benefits of deploying Cotmac Automation Solutions are:

  • Improved boiler efficiency due better control of critical loops
  • Reduction in maintenance costs and time since all critical alarms are taken care of.
  • Reduction in manpower and operation costs due to centralized operation
  • Easy commissioning and diagnostic functions

Customer, acknowledged the success of project by strongly recommending Cotmac for future projects in Group Company.

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