Control Automation Conveying and Grading System


Embark on a journey into the dynamic realm of industrial automation through Sterling Systems and Controls’ latest case study. Tasked with orchestrating an automation control system for a sugar grinding and conveying system, Sterling confronted a distinctive challenge: crafting controls for a conveying/sifting system capable of unloading bulk bags of coarse granulated sugar at precise rates and sorting the product into three mesh sizes for future processing needs. Delve into the narrative to witness how Sterling approached this challenge head-on with their ingenious solutions.

In their relentless pursuit of excellence, Sterling devised a space-saving control system to ensure the seamless transfer of material to the screener from the dilute phase vacuum conveying system. With meticulous precision, Sterling engineered a local control panel empowering operators with comprehensive system insights essential for effortless operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance. Simultaneously, the main control panel acts as the central hub, facilitating equipment connections, field information reception, and signal inputs/outputs for flawless operation.

Immerse yourself in the realm of efficiency and convenience as Sterling’s solution incorporates an automated bulk bag unloading station with a manual dump option. Featuring an integrated winch for precise bulk bag positioning and pneumatically operated massage paddles to optimize material flow, this station epitomizes streamlined operations. Addressing safety concerns, Sterling integrates a dust collection system onto the unloading station, ensuring a secure working environment. Unravel the intricate details of how Sterling’s avant-garde technology seamlessly segregates product particle sizes and delivers them to their ultimate destinations, ensuring unwavering precision and efficiency at every stage of the process.

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