Plant-wide control for batch applications

RSLogix-5000 programming software includes PhaseManager feature for plant-wide control capabilities for batch applications.


Control Engineering November 21, 2005

RSLogix-5000 programming software includes PhaseManager feature for plant-wide control capabilities for batch applications. PhaseManager embeds ISA S88-compliant code into Logix family controllers, providing a standard framework for configuring and sequenc-ing phase-state logic. It executes phases based on industry standard S88 and PackML data and control structures. Phases can be sequenced with RSBixWare Batch or in the Logix controller using SFC routines and viewed with a built-in Phase Monitor said to help plant corrective action before a shutdown, equipment damage, or personal injury occurs.

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