Source: ABB Automation Inc. - HPI
T-MAC supports all requirements for efficient management, automation and control of a terminal based on standardized hardware and software
Product ordering: Ordering of products to the terminal. Manual entering or automatic based on sale forcast and product stock.
Tank process control: Automation of pumps, motors, valves, heaters, switchgear etc. related to a tank. The controller may be located locally.
Entry & Exit validation: Automatic identification of carriers and 'actors' at the terminal
Tank inventory: Tank product, reception, loading and operation control functions.
Tank scheduling: Automatic tank prioritization based on level, orders and dispensing sequence.
Tank level control: Tank level, temperature, volume and level alarm handling. Including strapping tables, gross weight calculation and leakage detection.
Sample registration: Database storage of product samples. Interface to Tank inventory and BOL modules.
T-MAC supports all requirements for efficient management, automation and control of a terminal based on standardized hardware and software, it is however extremely flexible. Using Windows NT® operating system and supporting OPC (OLE for process control) interface enhances the connectivity and ease of use.
ABB Automation Inc. - HPI, 3010 Briar Park Drive, Houston, TX 77042. Tel: 713-821-8788; Fax: 713-821-3511.