Past Projects – Machine Safety
ARA Electrical Services was awarded the contract for the site wide upgrade of an emergency stop system for a glass manufacturing business in Dandenong South Melbourne
The new category 4 emergency stop system across 2 separate SICK safety PLC’s had to be completed within a tight shutdown window. The challenge of the installation was performing the installation works safely and timely during the normal operation of the business.
The completed work included
2 x sick safety PLC’s
2 x sick safety remote I/O control panels
Site wide installation of ESTOPs and Safety Lanyards
Installation of dual safety contactors in remote control panels and switchboards across the site
Analysis of the existing safety system and its removal during stages of system changeover
Commissioning assistance of the new Estop System and the system integration into the existing site processes.