Grain Processing Plant


A turn-key six story facility incorporating four continuous production streams.  The new mill utilises state-of-the-art PLC equipment on an entirely Ethernet backbone.

Auto Control Systems was responsible for the complete design, programming, installation and commissioning of the system including the requirements for a minimum Category 3 Machine Safety system.

The project also took into account the hazardous areas design requirements for the facility.

Technology Used

  • Allen-Bradley Guard Logix PLC
  • Citect SCADA
  • Allen Bradley Point and Safe Point IO
  • Allen Bradley Powerflex 525 Drives
  • Allen Bradley Stratix Ethernet
  • Allen Bradley E300 Electronic Overloads
  • Hazardous Area Design
  • TUV Certified Machine Safety

If you have a similar project or would like to discuss your unique automation requirements with Auto Control Systems, please call (08) 9258 4555 or email us.