Automation Services

Automation Services

Fortress Engineering delivers automation and process safety systems that provide high-availability and seamless integration with your existing information and control architectures. Our team will work hard to create solutions and develop deliverables that achieve your scope, schedule, and budget requirements.

Automation Services

Services We Offer

  • System lifecycle evaluations
  • Process safety evaluations and assessments including HAZOP, LOPA, SILA
  • Conceptual project development
  • Front End Engineering Design (FEED) studies
  • Instrumentation, electrical and automation engineering/design
  • Process, civil, mechanical and piping engineering/design
  • Safety instrumented system engineering (SIS)
  • Communication and network engineering
  • Custom application and information technology engineering
  • Control system commissioning
  • Full training of operations, maintenance and engineering resources
  • Remote technical support
  • Plant process optimization
  • Project management
  • Project procurement services and expediting services
  • Construction management

Expert Implementation

We provide our clients with the expertise to implement the following technologies: 

  • Distributed Controls Systems (DCS)
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
  • Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS)
  • Burner Management Systems (BMS)
  • Supervisory Control and Data
  • Acquisition Systems (SCADA)
  • Flow computers
  • Process instrumentation solutions
  • Electrical generation, distribution and supply systems
  • Equipment and termination panel solutions
  • Networking solutions
  • IT infrastructures
  • IT security solutions
  • Plant security systems
  • Fire and gas solutions
  • Custom database design
  • Plant process reporting
  • Alarm management strategies
  • Communication systems (satellite, radio)
  • Communication protocol (Modbus, OPC, TCP/IP, Fieldbus, Profibus, ControlNet) solutions

Technology

We provide our clients with following technologies to assist the success of their project:

PLC/SIS/DCS Programming

  • Allen-Bradley SLC500, PLC5, and Control Logix, Micro Logix
  • Control Microsystems SCADAPack
  • Honeywell TDC 3000, Fail Safe Controller, TotalPlant, Plantscape, Experion PKS
  • Emerson Delta V
  • GEFanuc 90-30 and 90-70, Versamax
  • Moore Quadlog/APACS
  • Siemens S5, S7
  • Rockwell, Triconnex, GE GMR, HIMA

HMI Integration

  • Factory Talkview SE/ME
  • RSView
  • Panel View
  • Quickpanels
  • WonderWare InTouch, InSQL Server
  • GE Cimplicity
  • Siemens Win CC
  • Clear SCADA
  • SQL Databases
  • FactoryLink
  • PCView 

Flow Computers

  • Omni
  • Accuload
  • Bristol
  • Khrone
  • KEP
  • Floboss 

SCADA

  • Schneider Electric SCADAPack and 4202 GFC
  • Emerson (Fisher) ROC, Control Wave
  • Barton Scanner RTU

Communication Network Design

  • Plant and SCADA networking
  • Ethernet
  • Serial
  • OPC Servers
  • Fiber Optic
  • Common Industrial Protocols (CIP) –
    ControlNet, DeviceNet, Ethernet/IP,
    Modbus, DF1, RIO, DH+
  • HART, Profibus, Fieldbus
  • Modem, Celluar Modems, Radio, VSAT,
    Satellite
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