Product Releases

Enhanced Production Control System

Mon, 06/25/2012 - 9:54am

CENTUM® VP integrated production control systemYokogawa Electric Corp. announces the development of Release 5.02 of the CENTUM® VP integrated production control system, the company’s flagship product. According to the company:

  • Yokogawa has been continuously developing and enhancing CENTUM VP as the cornerstone of the VigilantPlant® business concept for operational excellence.
  • To give operators better access to essential information, Yokogawa has developed new functions that improve the operability of the control and monitoring displays.
  • In addition, a PROFIBUS communication function has been enhanced to give operators the full benefits of field digital communications.
  • CENTUM VP Release 5.02 includes a function that uses instrument tag names to create hierarchies that allow operators to quickly and easily access information on the status of plant operations.
  • Additional changes that improve operational and maintenance efficiency include more memory for the storage of historical data, improved graphic display operability, enhanced control logic correlation and standardized printing formats.
  • A newly released communication module, the ALP121, complies with the PROFIBUS communication standard that has been widely adopted by the chemical and other industries, primarily in Europe.




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