Steel Plant Automation - Plate Shear Line
Title : Automation of Plate Shear Line
Segment : Steel (Metal)
- Synchronization of all line drives with main shear drive with cut to length functionality.
- Cutting length accuracy required was 5 mm for plate length upto 10 meter.
The total automation system comprised of SIEMENS make with
- S7 400 PLC with Function Module.
- Remote IO stations.
- Master Drives.
- HMI MP277.
- ES for Drives.
- ES for PLC.
- Two OS with WinCC SCADA.
- We could achieve 10% increase in line speed with proposed solution.
- Easy for Troubleshooting Process.
- Reduction in manpower and operation cost due to Centralized Operation.
- Easy Commissioning and Diagnostic functions.
- Completed changeover from old system to new in record time of line shutdown of only 04 days.