The Soft Solution Cim-Process Engineering

Upgrading Fluid bed/Granulator including automatic weighing and feeding auxiliary equipment :

    

Project objectives :

  • Replacing out of date PLC equipment
  • Upgrading automatic weighing scales (software interfacing)
  • 21CFR part 11 conformity
  • Increasing traceability including operator’s actions
  • Increasing production flexibility ( N products, MES control)
  • Interfacing MES (Propack-data) downloading and uploading data
  • Improving user control interface including Help on-line.
  • Complete computer validation according to Gamp4 guideline

PLC configuration : Schneider Unity TSX 574634 :

  • 4 Port RS485 (Mettler scale communication interface)
  • 60 I/O Analog
  • 600 Digital I/O
  • Ethernet Ports : Scada + Prgammation laptop

Scada : Pcvue

  • 5000 external points
  • 12000 tags (Scada database Pcvue)
  • Connexion MES via Plant Ethernet

Some production detail :

  • 14 Tons / day
  • 24/24H production
  • 10 million Tablets per day