We have multiple methods for automating your facility. Our team has well-founded expertise in the use of variable frequency drives (VFD) and control panels like programmable logic controllers (PLC).
A VFD can be implemented to take direct control of your electric motors. It is able to run an AC motor at variable speeds and assist it in ramping up the pace for a seamless start-up process. It does this through a rapid series of stages along the track of a diode, a capacitor, and transistors.
A PLC is a piece of equipment that enables a centralized display for multiple operations all being managed in one facility at once. It can send out a variety of commands to up to hundreds of inputs, and they can react in real time. Together, a VFD and PLC can be part of a larger system for monitoring and managing your facility’s processes. These automation tools will free up more time for your existing workforce and allow for more agile responses to issues that arise in your day-to-day operations.
Part of the technology that makes all of this possible is the industrial internet of things (IIOT). This process uses machine learning and big data technologies to run industrial applications more efficiently than a human ever could. This system accurately and consistently captures and communicates data faster than any person or team of people. Your need for employees isn’t going away, but IIOT solutions ensure your operations are able to adapt more quickly than ever before to changes in your industry.