ROBOTIC INTEGRATION & END OF ARM TOOLING DESIGN

Executive Summary: Kredit Automation and Controls completely retrofitted the controls on a system that produces molds for casting. The customer manufactures turbine engine components. The old control system was a functional…


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PRINTING BARCODES DIRECTLY FROM A PLC PROGRAM

Executive Summary: The L-Shear uses servos to position large laminated copper sheets under a shear to cut them into precise sizes used for circuit boards. One goal of a recent control system retrofit was to allow bar code…


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TUBE AND CONDUIT MATERIAL HANDLING AND BUNDLING

Executive Summary: Kredit Automation was contracted to retrofit the PLC and HMI on a line that bundles tubes coming off the fabrication line. (Tubes are made by roll forming cut-to-length steel sections into a tube and…


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AEROSPACE AND CHEMICAL PROCESSING

Photo By Sanjay Acharya Executive Summary: In 2011 Kredit Automation was contracted to upgrade the controls on a system with two important processes: Fluoride Ion Cleaning and Chemical Vapor Deposition. This important…


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INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT SUPERFUND SITE

Executive Summary: Kredit Automation & Controls did a retrofit to upgrade the controller and operator interface at the Indian Bend Wash area superfund site. This is a treatment facility that removes volatile organic…


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EXTRUSION PRESS CONTROL SYSTEM RETROFIT

Executive Summary: Kredit Automation has done over a dozen aluminum extrusion press control system retrofits. Extrusion presses last for decades and periodically need a new control system. Protection against obsolesce and…


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EMERGENCY CONTROL SYSTEM REPLACEMENT

Executive Summary: A fire destroyed the entire control system for the melting and holding furnaces at the cast house plant of an aluminum extruder. Panels, controllers, terminations, operator interfaces…everything destroyed.…


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BATCH PROCESSING AND BUILDING MATERIALS MIXING

Executive Summary: Kredit Automation was contracted to retrofit the PLC and HMI (and the software programs for both) on a batch process that combines solid and liquid materials from silos and tanks to produce building…


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FURNACE COMBUSTION CONTROL

Executive Summary: A new control system was needed for the melting and holding furnaces at a casting operation. The old one had been destroyed by fire and so the design-build cycle was compressed to weeks. The old controls…