Revere a Member of Corning Network of Preferred Installers

Revere has completed the process required to be named a member of Corning’s Network of Preferred Installers (NPI) of fiber optic systems at the Authorized level. Among the requirements for the certification process, which is for the company and not individuals, were training classes and on-site inspections. We are currently one of only two control system integrators in…

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Water-Energy Co-dependence

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…

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Revere Named Information Solution Provider by Rockwell

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…

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Revere Will Do Controls for Tunnel Project Conveyors

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…

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Smarter Conveying System

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…

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Giving the Customer More Than is Asked For

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…

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Legacy Control Systems LinkedIn Group Formed

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…

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Network Security

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.

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