9 Dec 2014

Welding plant automated safely

Welding plant is automated simply and safely using the Pilz complete solution, comprising sensor, control and actuator technology as well as visualisation!

Highest precision and maximum safety when welding - that was the requirement of Kennametal Stellite. The welding experts not only use the complete solution from Pilz for safe automation; it also enables complex contours to be welded thanks to intelligent visualisation.

Overall automation concepts

High quality welding results are based on sophisticated automation concepts. As a complete safe automation supplier, Pilz was best placed to meet Kennametal's high requirements. Pilz provided support to Kennametal from implementation of the risk assessment to selection and programming of the systems and components, through to machine commissioning.

Interaction between safety and automation

Kennametal use a complete solution for safety and automation from Pilz. The motion control system PMCprimoDriveP in conjunction with the control system PSSuniversal multi form the basis of the automation solution. These are used to safely monitor all the machine's safety and control processes. Fast, standardised diagnostics and visualisation are guaranteed by the operator terminal PMI 5.


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Telephone: +353 21 4346535
E-Mail: sales@pilz.ie

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