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Copper Mining at Palabora Copper Mine (South Africa)

PROFIBUS DP and PA have been selected from the Palabora Mining Company in South Africa to extend capacity and efficiency. Open communication standards are used at all levels to control machines and plant...

Book binding at Wohlenberg Buchbindesysteme (Germany)

Decentral design and modular construction of a book binding machine including positioning drive controller through PROFIBUS ...

Heidelberg offset printing presses updated with PROFIBUS (USA)

Heidelberg´s Web Systems Division in Dover, New Hampshire updated the company´s line of commercial web presses including latest technologies in motion control to a PROFIBUS-based distributed I/O system in order to reduce the...

PROFIBUS adopted as standard in dragline control (Australia)

In the harsh environment of open-cut mining, PROFIBUS shows excellent results in dragline control as communication standard between the controlling PLCs and the motion drives ...

Successful Bit by Bit (Germany)

Bitburger Brewery benefits enormously from the openness and versatility of PROFIBUS: all tasks, right up to synchronization of the drives in the filling plants, are networked using a single fieldbus system .....

Fiberboard Production at Odenwald Faserplattenwerk (Germany)

PROFIBUS optimizes fiberboard production at Odenwald Faserplattenwerk using a vendor independent transmission technology including automatic speed control of the motors ...

Production of Rolled Sheet Steel at Sidor in Caracas (Venezuela)

The Sidor Steel Works in Caracas installed a new sheet steel production line which uses PROFIBUS for data communication between the PLC's and the variable-speed motor drives ......

Coca-Cola Bottling Plant at HM Interdrink (Germany)

Coca-Cola Bottling Plant at HM Interdrink uses PROFIBUS to control the motor drives through data arrays to allow simple configuration of the drive parameter ...

Baggage Handling System at VENICE Airport (Italy)

High efficient baggage handling at Venice airport controlled by PROFIBUS …

Higher line speeds and lower cost for Carton Maker (USA)

Carton Maker in USA benefits from higher line speeds and optimizrd machine efficiency by maintaining ratios between the drives through to full line speeds ....

PROFIBUS DP controls blow-moulding machines (Germany)

Round and square shaped PET-bottles as well as more complex and asymmetric containers are produced by different types of blow-moulding machines using the same PROFIBUS DP control system ...

Ice-Cream Production at Tai Chang Wall´s Ice Cream Factory (China)

The Tai Chang Wall's Ice Cream factory in China has been modernized and PROFIBUS was used to interconnect the decentralized Field Devices like I/O, valves and drives with central control system …

Electrical Monorail System controlled by PROFIBUS (UK)

Cummins (UK) manufactures diesel engines with more than 2000 possible variants; engine transport is done by a PROFIBUS controlled monorail …

Coal Mining at Blue Creek Mine, Brookwood (USA)

The automated control system for transporting coal from deep underground mining operations requires a fast, reliable communications bus. PROFIBUS is ideal …

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