INDUSTRY: BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (BMS)
CHALLENGE: AUTOMATION AND SCHEDULED OPERATION OF LIGHTING, AIR-CONDITIONING UNIT AND EXHAUST FANS OF A 9-STORY DORMITORY BUILDING
SOLUTION: INTEGRATION OF PLC AND BMS SCADA
The system can manage the on/off time schedule of the lights, FCUs, and exhaust fans. It can prevent usage of lights and FCUs for longer periods than allowed, can reduce consumption of electricity of the building.
Via SCADA system, the operator can set the time schedule for the devices. It can also override the time schedule of a certain unit by manually turning it on/off in the SCADA computer.
With the graphics animation, the operator can easily identify what unit is in operation, also with actual floor plan designs of the building, one can see the exact location of any device/equipment in the building. I
It also controls and monitors the operation of the 3 chillers with date and time stamps of changes in operating status.