Metso ExperTune PID Loop Optimizer – Tune a Single Loop, Tune a Cascade
Metso ExperTune’s PID Loop Optimizer software provides a direct replacement for the Rockwell products, with many feature upgrades included. Users also have the option to step up to a multi-platform version of PID Loop Optimizer. This system can connect to over 1000 industrial control algorithms, including PLC and DCS systems beyond the Rockwell family.
Users who upgrade can make use of Metso ExperTune’s features, including fast loop tuning in either Auto or Manual operation, instrument and valve analysis, process modeling, choice of tuning criteria, simulation of new tuning, and automated reporting.
ams launches AS 7262 and AS 7263 multispectral sensors
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