Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A substation automation system for the ECOPETROL power plants at Cantagallo and Yariguí

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)

The following paper shows the birth and development of a distributed automation system at the Cantagallo and Yariguí electrical generation centers. An architecture based on MODBUS at the I/O devices layer and an Ethernet network as core for the communications is proposed. It is important to highlight that the Cantagallo center is operated remotely. System integration is implemented by a Vijeo Citect SCADA, there, the use of the several Modbus protocol versions is predominant at the generation centers hardware. It also shows the software involving the Quantum PLC programming, the HMI application and the SCADA which will be the main automation component. Currently the application is successfully working at the two ECOPETROL generation centers.

Published in:

Robotics Symposium, 2011 IEEE IX Latin American and IEEE Colombian Conference on Automatic Control and Industry Applications (LARC)

Date of Conference:

1-4 Oct. 2011

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.