Portfolio Tag: PLC projects

At CoNet you can graduate with S88 and TIA Portal

Beer and ICT go hand in hand. Justin Kharpatoe knows all about it. As a student of higher professional education (hbo) in technical computer science, he has a very interesting graduation internship to complete. He has the honour to automate an organic beer brewery on behalf of CoNet. Or at least make a good start.…
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CoNet, supporter of Brewery De Moersleutel

Most people know what crowdfunding is, but beerfunding? Yes, it does exist! Brewery De Moersleutel from Alkmaar wanted to expand and created a beer fund promotion to make that happen. Beer, beer engineers, beerfunding; it sounded like music to our ears. No doubt CoNet wanted to support De Moersleutel with advice and assistance. Brewery De…
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CoNet lifts HVC’s Warmtenet to the next level

The contractor HVC is the largest non-commercial waste collector in the Netherlands. The construction of the new modern waste energy plant with energy recovery in Alkmaar was the start of the utility company. That's over 25 years ago. During that time, the waste processor has evolved from a pure waste processor to a sustainable waste…
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HHNK – migration of burner control system

HHNK - migration of burner control system "Migrate the current process control systems in such a way that we  gain insight into the whole process and specifically energy consumption, increase logging of process generated data and hopefully enable us to increase overall process efficiency. By the way, the entire process conversion should be fast en…
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Commissioning in Indonesia

Commissioning in Indonesia Commissioning is fun! All work prior to this had one single objective; enabling to produce better/safer/more reliable. This time CoNet was involved in a special commissioning project; we were conducting it in Indonesia! The relationship between Royal Duyvis Wiener bv and CoNet is a long-term one. Thus, that we were allowed this…
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Tata Steel: “Increase both OEE and final product quality”

Tata Steel: “Increase both OEE and final product quality" Tata Steel sets high standards for its products and people. CoNet was asked to help increase the Overall Equipmenet Effectiviness (OEE) of the Coil Packaging Line (CPL). Tata was serious, as the clear scope of the assignment proofed. Not only was a CoNet Engineer temporarily seconded…
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Van Dam and CoNet challenge the limits.

Challenges come in various categories. Sometimes they are really "geeky"; what if in a production process, the throughput of articles approaches the cycle time of the controlling PLC ? Many engineer will be stimulated by such a challenge. The CoNet engineers not the least! Amsterdam-based company Van Dam manufactures dry offset printing machines. These machines are…
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Malfunctioning bridge – CoNet to the rescue

Malfunctioning bridge – CoNet to the rescue The province of Flevoland suffered an annoying and potentially even dangerous problem. By an inexplicable reason the remotely operated Noordersluis in Lelystad sometimes failed to close correctly. In  the video below you can see what the potentially dangerous situation this causes. The bridge and road closures occasionally do…
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