The investors in the Tan Thang Cement project are focused on incorporating the latest Industry 4.0 technology into the new plant. ABB Ability™, which is ABB’s cross-industry digital offering, will help to provide integration of all plant systems for efficient, safe operation and a reliable electrical supply for all processes.
“We aimed to have the most modern cement production plant, equipped with the latest digital technology, to help us to achieve our ambitious production and efficiency goals,” said Mr. Hoang Anh Tuan, General Director from Tan Thang Cement. “ABB has supported us with their expertise, and we have built a strong digital foundation for the systems at our plant.”
Optimal visibility into all processes for stable production, efficient use of raw materials and energy
ABB’s delivery included ABB Ability™ System 800xA DCS (Distributed Control System) to integrate control, electrical and communication systems for optimal visibility into all processes for stable production and efficient use of raw materials and energy. It also included ABB Ability™ Knowledge Manager and Expert Optimizer software, as well as basic communication and electrical system infrastructure and equipment.
On the electrical side, ABB provided a 110kV air insulated substation, with a SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) system based on ABB Ability™ System 800xA for Power Control, as well as telecommunications, and high voltage primary and secondary equipment to support the electrical infrastructure. ABB also delivered power transformers, distribution transformers, an intelligent motor control center, auxiliary control center, emergency diesel generator, DC power supply, various field devices, and related commissioning services.