Automated Dough Mixers

Writing a detailed Functional & Systems Design Specification, PLC software and SCADA screen Typicals for High Speed Automated Dough Mixers with recipes manager batching & control with optimisation and control of energy input to the dough mix tested with full process simulation and testing in the factory.

Project Details

  • Contract No. C060
  • Primary Service Construction & Commissioning, Detailed Design & Engineering, Implementation
  • Industry Food & Beverage
  • Secondary Service As Built Documentation, Control Systems Engineering, Factory & Site Acceptance Testing, Pre-Commissioning & Commissioning, Projects Plans Procedures Specifications & Detailed Designs, SCADA HMI System Engineering, Start Up Audit Start Up & Process Optimisation
  • Client APV Baker
  • Start Date Mar 1991
  • Consultant or EPC None
  • Contract Value ($) 15000
  • Project Location Manor Dr, Paston Pkwy, Peterborough, PE4 7AP, United Kingdom
  • Person Hours 500
  • Execution Office Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Status Completed

Scope of work

    High Speed Dough Mixer Typical control & SCADA system


  • Development of Functional Design Specification
  • PLC Control System Software Typicals Design
  • SCADA System Screens Typicals Design
  • Process Sequence Simulation
  • Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Full Mixer Process Testing in Factory
  • Commissioning at Factory
  • Conduct Start-up at Factory


  • Functional Design Specification
  • PLC Software Typicals
  • SCADA Screens Design Typicals
  • Process & Sequences Simulation
  • Factory Acceptance Test
  • Alarm & Trip Settings
  • Commissioning Records

Technical specifications

  • 200 Inputs/Outputs
  • Rockwell PLC
  • Panel Mounted Control Logix SCADA
  • Examination of Historical Projects
  • Identifying typical equipment being controlled
  • Identifying common control & instrumentation elements
  • Consideration for all common PLC systems characteristics
  • Modular Structured approach