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Intelligent groundwater abstraction

May 2018 IT in Manufacturing

WellControl is a configurable solution from Phoenix Contact that carries out all the necessary control and regulation tasks for groundwater wells. Guided parameterisation without any programming at all ensures easy start-up.

The field devices are connected via the Waterworx process library from Phoenix Contact. Pre-programmed function blocks enable efficient engineering of the systems. A comprehensive surge protection and power supply concept ensures the required security of supply and allows servicing to be planned. The decentralised arrangement of facilities in a water treatment plant makes connection to a control centre indispensable. The easy-to-use, standardised IEC 60870-5-104 remote control protocol makes connecting the solution to the control centre easy.

For more information contact Sheree Britz, Phoenix Contact, +27 (0)11 801 8200, sbritz@phoenixcontact.co.za, www.phoenixcontact.co.za



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