Control Technology for a Walking-Hearth Furnace Including In/Out Conveying

Walking-hearth furnace


  • PLC (SIMATIC® S7-300)
  • Process visualisation (WinCC®)
  • Communication with the production data acquisition system and the furnace guidance system via Ethernet
  • Communication with 34 burner control devices via Profibus-DP
  • 1,000 inputs and outputs

Project range

  • Hardware engineering
  • Control cubicle
  • Control consoles
  • Distribution boards
  • Software engineering for PLCs and visualisation
  • Installation and commissioning