Design and installation of PLC driven controls for a robotic axle storage system at the Squamish B.C. repair depot.
Design and install a PLC based data collection system on the facility access turnstiles which feeds live data to a PC based spreadsheet.
Design and installation of a passenger control system on the Vancouver terminal of the Seabus.
Design and installation of controls and variable frequency drives for the waterfall and fountain located at the downtown Vancouver B.C. courthouse/art gallery complex.
Expand an existing PLC control system on a duplex plastic thermo-former to include twin touch screens incorporating recipe driven heat cycle controls, using infrared temperature sensors.
Design and install a replacement PLC control system that integrates all plant processes to a Wonderware web browser, this installation was performed simultaneously with a complete plant relocation, total time including startup was seven weeks.
Turn-key plant relocation from Vancouver B.C. to Richmond B.C. while maintaining the full plant capacity to ensure daily delivery of the Globe and Mail newspaper. Expansion of the press line to 75 print units and 9-150HP DC drives feeding into 3 separate folders. Inclusion of a first out indicator system to compensate for a stop loop incorporating 400+ elements.
Design and install a complete controls retrofit package on a four station rotary thermo-former, the package included improved temperature controls, PLC driven machine control, and a touch screen driven operator adjustable recipe control system. Refurbish controls on a single station thermo-former to allow easier operator troubleshooting.
Relocation of a Harris M1000B press line from Baltimore MD to Vancouver B.C. Reformat into two separate press lines with the ability to parallel the two lines. Turnkey installation of a Komori press line in the Vancouver B.C. plant location.
Design and install a PLC based sawmill set-works control for the Delta B.C. finishing mill facility.
Wiring and testing of a prototype single fuel HIR asphalt recycling machine. The machine included laser guidance and section distance controls.
Turn-key plant relocation consisting of two web press lines, two saddle stitching lines, Electronic Prepress machinery, and various support equipment.
Wiring and testing of hot gas control valves, and heat recovery units destined for petrochemical plants in the US and Europe.
Design and install replacement controls on a pasta filling line, retrofit touch-screen controlled servo motor based sauce filling controls on a sauce bagging line. Install new main pasta line chiller including all interlock controls.
Installation of a distributed network of PLC’s and variable frequency drives controlling the main production line, batching line, and freezing tower in the Delta B.C. plant location.
Turn-key plant move of 50 nail makers and collators and ancillary equipment.
Replace all cut to length controllers on 6 decking mills to allow direct order placement at the mills via the internet from regional headquarters at the Surrey B.C. location.
Turn-key installation of three web press printing lines at the Port Coquitlam B.C. plant location.