Thermoplastic molding machine “MIR”
- UniCon32 controller (developed according to a custom project, manufactured by LCC «NVP «ASCOM» Company,” Ukraine);
- Specialized operator panel with a touchscreen graphical interface.
Automation object: Thermoplastic molding machine “MIR” (Italy). Replacement of the existing control system (ASK) with Siemens Simatic S5 using UniCon32.
Main functions of the control system:
- Processing signals from discrete sensors (limit switches, buttons, etc.);
- Processing encoder signals (positioning);
- Generating discrete output signals (control of starters, relays, indicator lamps, etc.);
- Controlling stepper motor drivers;
- Visualization of the machine’s status;
- Setting operational parameters.