Chemical plant “Revamping Silos” with PCS7

The renewal of the electrical and automation technology for process engineering in the silo area of a German chemical company was subject to the highest safety requirements.

Engineering and delivery of the complete automation technology including software development, commissioning and training of the employees were part of KIMA's scope of services.

Control System: 
SIMATIC PCS7 CPU 410 Redundancy automation with 2xCPU 410-5H
SIMATIC PCS7 CPU 410 Single AS as a test and simulation system.

Visualization System: 
Siemens Adanced Process Library (APL) as a standard block library
OS-client-/ OS server operation on redundant server architecture with
2 x OS servers (redundant)
2 x OS clients
1 x Engineering stations (ES)

Network system: 
Industrial Ethernet:
• Communication of SIMATIC S7 controllers with OS servers S7-

• for connection of decentralized periphery
• Connection of wo ABB switchgears

Migration of two AEG A250 controllers to PCS7

Migration of two AEG A250 controllers to PCS7
(ca. 900 Material transport routes)

Test and simulation system

Extensive FAT at KIMA