The customer faced the problem of outdated and unsupported PLC and drives on their coating lines. In addition SA Power moved coating lines requiring new installation and control. SA Power upgraded the coating lines with new motors, servo drives and control systems. This included the complete software and control for the heating systems, ovens and infra-red systems. Programming the line motion control with different elements such as load cells and dancers.
Different lines have been upgraded to replace and upgrade and improve control systems. Accurate speed and tension control through the line were some of the critical elements which have improved line speeds and product quality.