20 June 2016

AIC will revamp the automation control system of Acindar Bonelli Rolling Mill (Argentina)

AIC has been awarded from Acindar Bonelli, part of ArcelorMittal Group, for the complete revamping of Automation control system of Tren Bonelli located in San Nicolás, Argentina.

The scope of supply includes new PLC hardware as well as PLC and SCADA software development, according to the following main steps:
- New electrical & PLC cabinet suited with ABB AC800 PLC and Siemens Simotion for the control of Pre-Roughing mill and Shear T4 that are going to be added to the roughing stands already controlled by AIC system and supplied in 2015
- New RIO cabinets and set of local desks to control and command Hydraulic and Lubrication units
- Upgrade of existing PLC racks for the network optimization
- PLC software development  
- SCADA supervision software and Wonderware Intouch licenses and versions upgrade
- Fine tuning of the mill drives
- PDA iba system for data collection, storage and analysis
- Engineering, manuals and technical documentation
- Factory acceptance test in AIC
- Commissioning, production assistance & training

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