Newhaven Waste Water Treatment Works PICs Process Simulation System

Using P&IDs and process narrative Process Flow Charts were created which were then used to do the software development using PICS to Simulate the Process for testing before site deployment.

Project Details

  • Contract No. C100
  • Primary Service Construction & Commissioning, Detailed Design & Engineering, Implementation
  • Industry Water Treatment
  • 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 Southwest Water
  • Start Date Feb 2001
  • Consultant or EPC Purac
  • Contract Value ($) 10000
  • Project Location Peninsula House, Rydon Ln, Exeter, EX2 7HR, United Kingdom
  • Person Hours 330
  • Execution Office Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Status Completed

Scope of work

    Development of a PICS Process Simulation system.


  • Development of Client Process Charts
  • Process Simulation Software Development
  • PLC Software Testing


  • Process Charts
  • Process & Sequences Simulation
  • PLC Software Testing

Technical specifications

  • 500 Inputs/Outputs PICS System
  • PICS Simulation Software
  • Interfacing to PLC Data Tables
  • Testing with various PLCs