PLC - DCS
In the automation, PLC's (Programmable Logic Controllers or logic programmable controls) have an important role and the more DCS (Distributed Control System). They allow communication wtih the ERP system, robots, AGV's, etc. Managing of different controls is made via Cerastore. They are also used in process control and supervision.
Types of PLC controls
- Safety PLC's respond to errors and are responsible for interaction with emergency stops, gate monitoring, two-hand operation, light curtains, etc.
- Frequency controllers regulate motor speeds.
- Servo controls ensure the targeted positioning of moving machines such as grippers, conveyors, etc.
- Vision systems control cameras in a process or installation.
- Barcode readers