Posts Tagged: plc programming

Continuous Frying Machine Siemens S7-200 PLC Programming

Continuous Frying Machine

An imported industrial Continuous Frying Machine required some Siemens S7-200 PLC Programming support in order for it to be successfully handed over to it’s UK customer and we were happy to help. The ‘Continuous Conveyorised Frying Machine’ required software tweaks and alterations for both the on board Siemens S7-200 PLC and the Siemens TP277 6″… Read more »

Siemens S7-200 PLC Automotive Laser Marking System

A look at a Laser Part Marking System used in the Automotive industry

We’ve recently completed a really interesting project for a laser marking system that will be used within the automotive industry. The system, which marks the correct part number and manufacturer information onto catalytic converters, uses a Siemens S7-200 PLC. We designed and commissioned all of the PLC software for the S7-200 PLC System and assisted… Read more »

Lincoln to Nottingham Olympic Torch Relay

Olympic Torch Relay Policeman Hi Five Boy

It’s not every day the Olympic Torch Relay passes through a nearby village but that’s what happened for us on Thursday morning. OK, so this post has nothing to do with Control Systems, Control Panels or PLC Programming but I thought that considering the occasion it was worthy of a mention. A truly carnival atmosphere… Read more »

Automated Railway Survey Maintenance Machine

Several Railway Track Survey Engineers Working by a Railway platform

We’ve designed, manufactured and fully commissioned a portable PLC Controls System for use on an exciting new product – an Automated Railway Survey Maintenance Machine. XYEAZY, a new start-up company approached us with an idea for ‘automating’ what is currently a very manual, time consuming and somewhat unreliable task. After further discussions, where we demonstrated… Read more »

Hydro Electric Generator Control System

Hydro Electric Dam Wall Photograph

We have completed a project in the Scottish Highlands for a Hydro Electric Generator Control System. The end requirement was to replace an old, manually operated system with a more reliable, and automated one. The Hydro scheme was located at Beannachran Dam Power Station near Inverness, Scotland. The Hydro Electric Generator Control System project was… Read more »

Fish Pass Control Systems Upgrades

A view of Loch Shurrery

We have done it again, by providing Control Systems Upgrades to help the well-being of migrating salmon and trout, which were at risk. The project located on Loch Shurrery, Caithness in Northern Scotland allowed the operation of actuators to enable water flow for the migrating fish in order for them to climb up a weir… Read more »

Omron CP1E PLC Design for CNC Gantry Loader System

CNC Gantry Loader Control System

A prestigious supplier of CNC Machine Tools needed our help with Omron CP1E PLC design and testing of a Gantry Loader System that was to be used in the manufacture of components for the aerospace industry. The Control System automated the correct movement of parts through the machining cell and in and out of the… Read more »