IGEA completes works for Usolye factory

IGEA completes works for Usolye factory

The Institute of Mining Electrical Engineering and Automation completed a set of works for the project of chemical preparation line at Eurochem Usolye Potash Plant. General contractor for the project – Passat Scientific and Production Union, LLC.

IGEA scope of responsibility included:

Preparation of a design project containing:    

  • Specifications of electrical equipment within the scope of supply (including motors) specifying brands and main performance specifications

  • Single-line power supply diagram, connection diagrams

  • Premises automation diagram

  • Assembly, delivery, adjustment of power boards according to the issued technical documents

  • Connection of local workstations and controller to the power boards

  • Adjustment of the drive protection and controls to the optimum performance

  • Development and installation of the following software:

Hardware configuration for controllers, controls and instruments, switchgear, protection and start-control devices, operator’s boards.

Functions and sets of variables (DB STEP7 data blocks) required to read and/or record data of all devices in Profibus-DP and Profibus-PA networks.

Simocode Pro V electric motor protection and controls software

Sinamics G120 frequency converter software

Status code descriptions for the devices connected in Profibus-PA network

Application of the IGEA’s equipment to the drive provided:

  • Lower power consumption

  • Longer equipment service life due to efficient power electrical equipment control techniques, application of high-speed digital control devices, wide instrumentation network

  • Improved safety with fewer alarms and emergency modes and selective protection of the electrical equipment, as well as precise protection setting according to the required workload