Distributed Control System of an ultra-pure water production facilityDistributed Control System of an ultra-pure water production facility

Distributed Control System of an ultra-pure water production facility

For the construction of a new factory on its NY Malta site (United States), one of the leading independent semiconductor foundries in the world specialising in the manufacturing of electronic components, has entrusted the expert company in water treatment with a turnkey project for the construction of ultra-pure water production and distribution units. Ekium is responsible for the design and programming of the Distributed Control Systems and the commissioning of site.

This mission comprises of:

  • A team for the design phase and the development of PLC and supervision programs. Implementation of a Rockwell architecture with 2 PLC-based robots in a master/slave configuration and 2 redundant PLC-based robots.
  • A second team for the commissioning of the distribution boards, the supervision of the electrical network construction works, the qualification/validation and handing over of the equipment on-site in Malta.

Project type: 

Automation

Sunnyvale , NY
US

Expertises: 

Specifics
  • The purest water quality possible for the manufacture of semiconductors (amount of organic matter in suspension (TOC) <0.5 ppb)
  • 2 production lines
  • 400 I/O
  • Availability: PLC Redundancy, Ring Network

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