It takes water, lots of it, to produce energy, regardless of the process. A thermoelectric plant consumes 400 gallons or more per megawatt; producing a gallon of oil or gas uses 1.5 gallons of water. Biofuels are even more demanding, requiring 4 gallons to process a gallon of fuel; oil shale needs 2 to 3…Details
Revere is officially a Member of Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk Information Solution Provider program. This program connects manufacturers with specialists who, using their significant and relevant industry and process knowledge, can apply a family of software tools to generate operational returns and help them integrate their manufacturing and enterprise information. FactoryTalk includes a suite of products made…Details
We recently landed a project to provide controls for conveyors to be used in the Port of Miami Tunnel (POMT) project. This project includes providing a direct connection from the Port of Miami to highways I-95 and I-395, eliminating the substantial congestion currently experienced by the nearly 16,000 vehicles that travel to and from the seaport…Details
We recently completed a control system that improves the conveying process at a regional distribution center for a major supplier of industrial parts for maintenance, repair, and operational replacement. The original system had one conveyor moving parts to a manual sorting process prior to shipping. Each sorting employee wore a wrist-mounted scanner which would inform…Details
HMI Before On a recent project, our customer provided us with a sample of what they wanted their HMI screen to look like. Our people saw an opportunity to do something better. The result was an application of 3D graphics that provided a much better looking, more effective screen without foregoing any of the important data…Details
End users of industrial legacy control systems now have a LinkedIn group to turn to for help. The LinkedIn group site (Legacy Control System Strategies) allows individuals responsible for maintaining, upgrading, or replacing older DCS and PLC systems a place to go for discussions and to ask questions. According to John Forlini, group administrator, “There…Details
Automation World article on network security reminds us that control system network security is a situation end users should be keenly aware of. Revere offers IT services that include network security analysis and network performance optimization. Click here for more information about our IT Services.