Pringles Production Control & Automation System

Develop a complete control & automation system including PLC, SCADA and distributed VSD drive transport system for dough batching production , forming, cutting, frying oven, flavouring, vibro sorters, packing units and transport to warehousing.

Project Details

  • Contract No. C129
  • Primary Service Construction & Commissioning, Detailed Design & Engineering
  • Industry Food & Beverage
  • Secondary Service As Built Documentation, Control Systems Engineering, Pre-Commissioning & Commissioning, Projects Plans Procedures Specifications & Detailed Designs, SCADA HMI System Engineering, Start Up Audit Start Up & Process Optimisation
  • Client Proctor & Gamble
  • Start Date Oct 2003
  • Consultant or EPC None
  • Contract Value ($) 120000
  • Project Location 4 Leycroft Rd, Leicester, LE4 5ZY, United Kingdom
  • Person Hours 3280
  • Execution Office Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Status Completed

Scope of work

    Development of a complete control & automation system for Pringles production facility including PLC, SCADA and distributed VSD drive transport system.

Activities

  • PLC & SCADA Control System Design
  • Software Development
  • Control Panel Design & Build
  • Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Commissioning
  • Conduct Start-up

Deliverables

  • PLC Software
  • SCADA Screens Design
  • Factory Acceptance Test Report
  • Commissioning Records
  • As-Built Documentation
  • Training

Technical specifications

  • 1,200 Inputs/Outputs
  • Siemens SIMATIC PLC S5
  • Siemens SIMATIC WinCC SCADA system