Diploma in Advanced Industrial Automation

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Program Description

objective

Apply the tools and the fundamentals of industrial automation to industrial processes, using programmable logic controllers (PLC's) and industrial networks as a communication element between industrial control elements and field devices.


Benefits of the program

  • You will obtain minimum knowledge required to select, install and implement a specific automation design.
  • You will acquire the minimum skills necessary to handle the tools used in the area of ​​industrial automation, in particular, industrial communication technologies such as the AS-i, PROFIBUS and Ethernet field buses.
  • You will increase the profits of your company by means of the reduction of costs for maintenance, installation and improvements of the operation of the system, and the modernization of the productive plant.
  • You will practice what you have learned in the laboratory, doing industrial cutting problems.


Addressed to

Managers, project leaders and personnel involved in the planning and development of automation projects, groups of technicians and / or engineers related to floor.


Content of the program

Diploma of 7 modules, totaling 112 hours of study in total.

Module 1. Electropneumatics (16 hours)

Design, implement and evaluate automation circuits of an electrical nature for the control of pneumatic and electro-pneumatic elements.

  • Introduction.
  • Logical functions and Boolean algebra
  • Implementation

Module 2. Advanced Electro-pneumatics (16 hours)

Design, implement and evaluate automation circuits of an electrical nature for the control of electro-pneumatic elements that follow a sequential operation.

  • Introduction and basic concepts
  • Design methods controls for sequential systems
  • Implementation

Module 3. Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's SIEMENS) (16 hours)

Configure and implement projects in SIEMENS S7 300 programmable logic controller Design and implement automation circuits using advanced programming tools.

  • The S7-300 programmable controller
  • Programming software Step 7
  • Basic operations

Module 4. Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's Rockwell Automation) (16 hours)

Know and understand the development of an automation program using programmable logic controllers Compact Logix of the Rockwell Automation brand for the development of industrial automated systems.

  • The programmable Compact Logix controller from Rockwell Automation
  • Programming software Studio 5000
  • Basic programming instructions: Ladder diagram and structured text

Module 5. Industrial Networks I (AS-interface and Profibus DP) (16 hours)

Know and understand the development of an automation program using programmable logic controllers Compact Logix of the Rockwell Automation brand for the development of industrial automated systems.

  • Introduction to industrial networks
  • The AS-interface network
  • The Profibus DP protocol

Module 6. Industrial Networks II (Industrial Ethernet) (16 hours)

Know the characteristics of the Industrial Ethernet network, its field of application, as well as the configuration and start-up.

  • Introduction to Allen Bradley's Connected Components Workbench software
  • Introduction to the Power Flex frequency inverter (PF)
  • Creating a program in the Compact Logix Programmable Logic Controller

Module 7. GRAFCET programming language and GEMMA guide (16 hours)

Study and design programs with the GRAFCET technique and with the Guide of Methods of March and Stops (GEMMA Guide) with practical applications.

  • Introduction to GRAFCET
  • Introduction to walking modes and stops: The GEMMA guide
Last updated Oct 2018

About the School

El Tecnológico de Monterrey es una institución de carácter privado, sin fines de lucro, independiente y ajena a partidos políticos y religiosos. Fue fundado en 1943 gracias a la visión del empresario ... Read More

El Tecnológico de Monterrey es una institución de carácter privado, sin fines de lucro, independiente y ajena a partidos políticos y religiosos. Fue fundado en 1943 gracias a la visión del empresario mexicano Eugenio Garza Sada. Su labor es apoyada por asociaciones civiles integradas por destacados líderes de todo el país, comprometidos con la calidad de la educación superior y con el desarrollo de México. Read less
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