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Advanced Process Control

By implementing advanced process control in your business you could see benefits ranging from 2% to 6% of operating costs.

These benefits are clearly enormous and are achieved by reducing process variability, hence allowing plants to be operated to their designed capacity.

Advanced process control, also commonly abbreviated as APC, refers to a broad swath of differing types of process control tools which can benefit you by creating a more streamlined approach to your industrial environmental needs through improvements in performance which saves on time and money.

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Achieving Lower Costs with Advanced process control

Across the manufacturing world different industries have achieved lower costs, improved performance, and improved efficiency by applying techniques to real-world projects . These tools are often times used for solving control problems with multiple variables or can also be used for solving problems with discrete control problems.

Depending on an individual's background, APC may mean different things. This is due to the fact that it draws upon several different elements with several different disciplines. It describes a practice which draws upon elements from many disciplines ranging from:

  • Control Engineering
  • Statistics
  • Signal Processing
  • and even Artificial Intelligence.

The core element of bringing it all together is an engineering appreciation of the problem, an understanding of process coupled with use of control technologies.

To tie these disciplines all together, the APC system is linked into a system known as the distributed control system, also known as the DCS. The APC system application sends calculated moves to controllers that regulate the system. Interfaces between the distributed control system and the APC used to once be dedicated software interfaces.

Streamlined Approach

Our advanced process control can benefit our clients by creating a more streamlined approach to your industrial environmental needs through improvements in performance which saves on time and money.

We are adept at working in both fine electronics and complex mathematical algorithms (as is the case with PID) and heavy industrial process control systems (Hydraulics).

Our most recent projects include:

►Successful automation of manual test for A380 Slat achieving 80% reduction in test time leading to an increase in manufacturing capacity.

►Successful completion of safety of flight testing for the 787 Dreamliner - Landing activation Hydraulic Control System using LabVIEW and PLC programming

We can cover a wide variety of applications, depending on the need of the client. Advanced process control has the characteristics of saving our clients time, money, improving performance, improving energy consumption, increasing productivity, and ease the stress of any project.

We can put together a comprehensive set of tools that allows our clients and their engineer(s) to quickly design and prototype algorithms for whatever their industrial needs may be.

In conclusion, these are just some of what we offer to our customers. Please contact us if you have any further inquiries about your project, and we can work with you to achieve the desired outcome for your project.

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