Services

Western States Controls

Feasibility Studies

Develop appropriate control system solution based upon client requirements. This could include Scope of Work and budgetary analysis information.

Control System Specifications

Generate detailed specifications for control system procurement and evaluation.

Control Panel Design

Design and fabrication of control panels required for plant operation. DCS/PLC Configuration – programming and testing of distributed control systems and/or programmable logic controllers.

HMI Configuration

Programming of “human/machine interface” software. Generation of graphic & trending displays, logging & reports, plant performance calculations and interface of the “process floor” to hierarchy business systems.

Data Concentration & Analysis

Connectivity solutions to link multiple vendor automation products seamlessly as if they were all from the same vendor. Data reporting and analysis.

Installation

Electrical and/or mechanical installation of all control systems components. Management of installation contractors.

Modifications

Updating, replacing, trouble-shooting existing plant control systems. Training – plant specific controls training, general process control training(flow, level, pressure, temperature, controllers, etc.)

Custom Software

Custom software, system interfaces, custom protocols

Control Strategy Development

Develop Process & Instrument Diagrams(P&ID) to determine the appropriate control system solution. This could include written control system descriptions for further system definition.

Control Equipment Specifications

Generate control system hardware specifications based upon process requirements.

DCS/PLC Configuration

Programming and testing of distributed control systems and/or programmable logic controllers.

Industrial Ethernet Design & Configuration

Design and configuration of industrial plant Ethernet communication systems. Plant communication security, HMI security, firewall requirements and remote access solutions.

Documentation

Detailed system documentation that not only includes control configuration printouts, but also written system description, instrument data sheets, I/O lists, alarm lists, control system operation and maintenance manuals, and, other control drawings if required.

Start-Up & Commissioning Assistance

Field checkout, startup and trouble-shooting, of control systems for successful plant operation.

Training

Plant specific controls training, general process control training(flow, level, pressure,
temperature, controllers, etc.)

On-Site Support Services for Systems Engineering & Process Controls

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