Frequency Response

With the increase of renewable energy and decrease of large steam turbine power, frequency response has become a priority. Traditional droop response has become largely insufficient to meet modern response requirement. So it wasn’t surprise when we approached by a

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Experion System Update

A large electric utility needed assistance in providing hardware refresh services to their obsolete Experion control system to the latest Honeywell Experion hardware and software solution. They contracted us, a control system integrator, for an Experion LCN connected system. Our

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Control System

Legacy control system components can lead to failures, unplanned outrages, and long-term shutdowns. This is due to equipment that is not longer effective or even operable. In 2018, a large power generating company needed to conduct an engineering study evaluating

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Boiler Simulation

In 2015, a large power generating company needed a training simulator to provide a realistic training experience for the plant’s operations staff. This energy company needed a high-fidelity simulator that used Honeywell’s Experion PKS control system as a front end,

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Chemical Plant Aux Boiler

In 2017, a large chemical manufacturer that ran auxiliary boilers had a problem: their forced-draft (FD) fans needed to improve their efficiency and, at the same time, reduce their energy use. This isn’t an easy task. In order to make

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Curious about Live Control System Documentation?

Ever dealt with difficult to understand logic? If you haven’t, chances are you haven’t done much control system work. At IDS, we like to make difficult logic easy to work with. Our control system solutions are implemented in SAMA-style logic
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Three Reasons to Use IDS for Your DCS Support

Choosing a vendor to provide DCS support is difficult decision. Using the OEM typically means higher cost, generic service and less flexibility in schedule. Use a proven engineering service, such as IDS to provide your DCS support. We can be
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Curious about Live Control System Documentation?

Ever dealt with difficult to understand logic? If you haven’t, chances are you haven’t done much control system work. At IDS, we like to make difficult logic easy to work with. Our control system solutions are implemented in SAMA-style logic
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