Process Control for the Mining & Cement Industries – PlantPAx

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Date: November 26, 2020
Time: 4:00PM - 5:00PM AEDT
Language: English
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Often times, the control system makes up only 1% (or less!) of a total project cost. But issues with control system design and ease-of-operation can haunt a project across its entire lifecycle.

Join us to hear how one major mining company implemented our PlantPAx® Distributed Control System to gain a holistic view of plant operations, monitor progress toward KPIs, and achieve a more efficient maintenance process.

We'll also share how our upcoming launch of PlantPAx® 5.0 DCS will help mining companies.

Top 3 Industry Drivers:
•    Reduce engineering time, and reduce risk of errors
•    Easy to operate and maintain
•    Scalable, secure, and easily integrated with future-ready technology

Key Takeaways:
•    Proper design of your control system has benefits throughout the lifecycle of your project
•    Visibility into operations allows you to get smarter about your equipment maintenance
•    New advancements coming in the PlantPAx® 5.0 DCS release can help your company


Geoff Irvine

Account Manager, Enterprise

Geoff Irvine is an engineer with over 39 years of experience. The majority of this time has been spent specializing in the automation and process control industry, working for companies such as Honeywell and Rockwell Automation.  In this time Geoff has had extensive experience in the “heavy industries” such as mining, and oil & gas.  This has included software development, project management, software support, sales, marketing, sales management and mining industry management.

Geoff’s formal qualifications include a Bachelor of Engineering (Mech), and a Masters of Arts (Pure Maths) both from the University of Sydney.  Geoff has a passion for Australian Mining Technology and is active in organisations such as Austmine.  He also has a passion for promoting STEM activities being involved in FIRST robotics. ​