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Programation of an automated sawing line of aluminium slabs in China

Programation of an automated sawing line of aluminium slabs in China

AI was selected by Sermas to develop the program of an automated sawing line of aluminium slabs (up to 37 tons), for a production located in China.

AI realized the whole programming of the two PLCs, safety PLCs, and the field equipments communications protocol on this project.                                        

The equipment, is made up of a conveying line, two manipulator trolleys, two band saws, and a pin marking unit.

Automation studies for the new tramway of Grenoble city

Automation studies for the new tramway of Grenoble city

In the framework of the construction of the line E of the tramway in Grenoble, the SMTC, the public transport society of Grenoble, has entrusted the lot concerning the distribution of traction energy to Alstom.

AI, which has an expertise of the distribution system for the existing lines, works for Alstom and is in charge of the automatism studies.

So, with the creation of the line E and the addition of 3 ways on the store of Gières, 7 new substations of energy are created. Modifications have to be brought over the existing substations especially at level of the junctions. 

Increase production capacity of a Seveso site

Increase production capacity of a Seveso site

An international manufacturer of intermediate chemicals has flagship product which is the basis of trade fabric softeners. The company has invested in its infrastructure in order to increase its production capacity.

To do this, an existing reactor was transformed and the customer has asked AI to change the existing PLC cycles in order to integrate the changes required.

Sending of automatic email on threshold

Sending of automatic email on threshold

To enable a company of intermediate chemicals for the manufacturing of products throughout the year and without interruption, the utilities of plants are continuously monitored via a supervisor.

For even more responsiveness, send automatic email on threshold was considered necessary to inform directly subcontractors who take care of the systems involved.

The company thus involved AI to implement this type of solution within their supervisor.

Powder introduction system on production reactors.

Powder introduction system on production reactors.

Stepan Company is a manufacturer 

To transform a specific product, a company of intermediate chemicals has established a powder introduction system on one of its production reactors.

This system can effectively combine two products but generates a temperature rise that can be detrimental to the quality of the finished product.

The company thus involves our team in the implementation of a program taking into account the imperatives of this very special process.

Rétro-ingéniérie Auto Refill System

Rétro-ingéniérie Auto Refill System

Two groups of electronic and gaz sector called AI on the basis of its mastery of the OMRON PLCs. AI repaired one of their ultra corrosive gas supply system that had fallen down.
The problem was solved quickly and backups were made.

This intervention has highlighted a problem of sustainability and availability of spare parts in the manufacturer program allowing the operator to maintain.