Logyard from HOLTEC: Emulation of the PLC
HOLTEC develops, plans and supplies customised systems for log handling. The family-owned company with headquarters in Hellenthal has already been working with SimPlan since 2019.
- Test and validate the PLC for a section of the new log yard.
- Ejection into bypass and reintroduction.
- Safeguarding the PLC program before commissioning on site.
- Material flow in the model completely controlled by PLC
- Logging of selected errors of the PLC
- Software: Plant Simulation 16.0, PLCSIM Advanced 3.0 and TIA Portal (Step 7) v16
- Several errors in PLC detected and fixed in advance
- Parameterization performed virtually
- Examined part of PLC completely validated à commissioning 3 days faster