The HMI can be linked to the SCADA system's databases and software programs to provide trending, diagnostic data, and management information such as scheduled maintenance procedure and troubleshooting guides.
Brands APEX commonly uses include Omron Touch Screens, Schneider Touch Screens, ESA and Red Lion.
- PLC system design service;
- Programming of PLCs to control machinery/instrumentation and processes. Common brands include Omron, Schneider, Hitachi, Allen Bradley & GE Fanuc;
- Configuration of PLCs to communicate with other devices via Ethernet, Modbus, Devicenet, Profibus and ControlNet communication protocols; and
- PLC system backup and support.
Communication platforms into a single Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition (SCADA) system
A computer controlled centralised system that monitors and controls industrial processes. APEX engineers have experience of working on all brands of SCADA software including:
- CitectSCADA (all versions)