News

2018

 
03.2018
PROTOS 2.0: New KPI-analysis functionality for "Performance Level" presentation retated to
(ISA 18.2/EEMUA191) implemented. Part of Industry 4.0 strategy.
 
03.2018
Commissioning of anLab aplication based on NI-LabView.

 
01.2018
Delivering of  8 pcs. DataServer-CC licenses to serveral customers for communication between PCS7 and SQL-Databases.

 

 

2017

 
11.2017
Re-documentation of sveral Teleperm AS235 units. The scope of work contains the graphical documentation and the generation of the Cause and Effect diagrams.

 
09.2017
Teleperm M re-documentation based on AS220/230/235 and OS252/265 systems.
The scope of work contains the graphical documentation and the generation of I/O-lists.

 
08.2017
Delevery and commissioning of several redundant ADC-Bridge_AS systems for the controller/controller communication between Teleperm ME(EAS) and PCS7 AS- units.

 
05.2017
Successful commissioning of of an PCS7 V8.2 / SIMATIC Batch system in a Lab.

 
03.2017
Development of an OPC-UA (DA/AC) server for the "PD-MI-System" (ProcessData-Management- Information-System) 
The OPC-UA (DA/AC) is also available for the "DataServer" family.

 
03.2017
The new version of PROTOS 2.0 supports Maria-DB.
 


01.2017
The new version of "ADC-Bridge_AS", Controller/Controller communication between Teleperm M/ME and PCS7 is available. The upgrade of the interface contains an new redundancy switchover, performance optimizing features an an optimized easy handling.  
 

 

2016

 
11.2016
Start of the the PCS7 upgrade project in a chemical Lab. Content of the project is to upgrade the PCS7 sytem from V6.x to V8.2. Ako-Tec provides the customer wilth all engineering work, also for Simatic- BATCH, and deliver all PCS7 hard- and software. 

 
09.2016
Implementation of a central remote maintenance access (VPN) for Simatic -S5/-S7 PLC based on the Siemens "SINEMA REMOTE CONNECT" system.
This system permits an user-controlled access to the PLC's in compliance with the IT- security policies of the company.
 
05.2016
Implementation of the new Alarm Management System "PROTOS 2.0" in a chemical industry plant.
With PROTOS 2.0 the customer is able to store and analyze alarms and messages from Teleperm M and PCS7.
To collect data from PCS7 the new DataServer-CC is implemented. 
 
03.2016

Implementation of the new Alarm Management System "PROTOS 2.0" in a chemical industry plant.
With PROTOS 2.0 the customer is able to store and analyze alarms and messages from Teleperm M and PCS7.

 

03.2016
Presentation of the new DataServer-CC. Data-Server-CC is an interface for bidirectional communication
between PCS7 and 3rd. party SQL-DB or native interfaces. The DataServer-CC works as a service and
use an direct access to the PCS7 database. The DataServer-CC can provide values and alarms. 

 

 

2015

 
12.2015
Programming and commissioning of fail-safe applications with an S7 F controller and S7 Distributed Safety for a customer of the automotive supplier industry.
 
12.2015
PROTOS 2.0 System installation at a customer in the chemical industry.
 
12.2015
Plant-wide installation of PD-MI system with connection to PCS7 systems with SIMATIC BATCH in the chemical industry.
 
10.2015
Support the daily business in the area of operational plant support with Teleperm M, S5, S7 and PCS7 at a food manufacturer.
 
10.2015
Operational management and system optimization with PCS7 and TIA Portal in an industrial power plant.
 
09.2015
Development of S7 function blocs for cycle-accurate recording of messages and signal states, and an application for the evaluation completed. With the tool, the signal states can be analyzed prior to the occurrence of the error in case of error. The evaluation tool offers various search and analysis capabilities.

08.2015
New version of PROTOS 2.0 available. Expansion of parsing functionality and expansion of Web frontend features. Additional statistics and analysis based on ISA 18.2.
 
07.2015
Successful certification by DEKRA in accordance with ISO9001:2008.
 
06.2015
Software engineering Simatic -S7 in the field of production automation at an automotive supplier. Create sequence controls (LAD/STL) for -S7 300 controllers.
 
06.2015
Modernization of safety equipment (swing, speed measurement) of centrifuges at a food manufacturer.
 
04.2015
Completion of software drivers for the new DeltaV version (EMERSON)
 
02.2015
PROTOS System for petrochemicals. Delivery of a PROTOS System for collection and analysis of alarms at a global acting petrochemical company.
 
02.2015
Automation of a machine for the production of blades with Simatic S7-1200 controller. Drives and dezentralized peripheral were connected via ProfiNET to the CPU.
 
02.2015
Development of a PCS7 function bloc library with faceplates for the manufacturer of a remote I/O system used in hazarous areas.

 

 

2014

 

12.2014
Plant automation in special machines with SIMATIC TIA Portal (S7-1200) and SINAMICS
S120 drive technology.

11.2014
Enhanced driver for DCTM (DeltaV Connect Teleperm M) on behalf of Emerson.
DCTM allows the system coupling between Teleperm M and Emerson DeltaV via native
driver, making the configuration effort in the gateway (ADC-Bridge TM) is eliminated and all System diagnostics are available in the DeltaV system.

11.2014
New software version Protos!
With ProtWeb 2.0 a new alarm and message management analysis system has been developed, which also has a web front ends next to the hit list generation. There are first parser for PCS7 and Teleperm available.

11.2014
Delivery of a Protos system for the detection of alarms and messages from multiple Teleperm M and PCS7 systems incl. the analysis tools

10.2014
With the purchase of a new modern diagnostic tool for Profibus-DP / PA now enhanced analysis capabilities are available. In conjunction with the experience of our staff following analysis for documentation or troubleshooting / error analysis can be performed.

 

10.2014
Delivery of 4 Bridge systems for data coupling between Teleperm ME and WinCC OA of 2 blocks of a nuclear power plant.

07.2014
Creating PCS7 blocks and faceplates for integrating a remote I / O System for the Hazardous area (Zone 1 + 2 u. 21 + 22) on behalf of the system manufacturer

07.2014
Successful ISO9001: 2008 audit by DEKRA.

07.2014
Ako-Tec has joined the NAMUR.
NAMUR is an international user association for automation in the process industry.

06.2014
Successful Final Acceptance (FAT) of the ADC-Bridge Systems for an oil rig in the North Sea.

05.2014
Visualization of several wheatmills for a mill with Simatic TIA Portal.

02.2014
Successful completion of the analysis of technology stock (Teleperm M, Simatic S5, PCS7 AS / OS) of an Oil rig in the North Sea. Project Consulting to support the new control system suppliers in
Migration of Teleperm M to Emerson DeltaV.

01.2014
Teleperm migration to DeltaV at Wacker Chemie. Delivery of 3 redundant Bridge Systems for data link (Controller / Controller) between DeltaV and Teleperm. Analysis of the technology stock (approximately 17,000 I / O) by backdocumentation with the RDTB (ReDocumentationToolBox).

01.2014
New version PDE-TM available.
The new version of the recorder for the process data information system supports Windows 7 now in connection with Siemens N-PCI Cards.

 

01.2014
Control modernization of Simatic –S5 to –S7 and establishing a connection to PCS7 in the food industry. The program structure of the new controls have been created according to the current custom rules.

 

 

2013

 

12.2013
New version PDE-OPC available.
The new version of the recorder for the process data information system supports communication with 27 OPC servers.

 

12.2013
Implementing of 2 pieces Teleperm M OS265-3 systems for the rise of the availability in the approach of a system migration in an energy supply enterprise

 

09.2013
Software Engineering for Siemens systems Teleperm ME / GT104 / Simatic -S7 in the migration to ABB control system in a power plant.

 

08.2013
Consulting Services / Technical Supports for a production line for the production of active suspension systems.

 

07.2013
Company founder and CEO Wolfgang Kitzig on the 30.06.13 in the retirement dismissed

 

06.2013
Modernization of red. ADC-Bridge-TM with OPC-Server-DA/AE systems (hardware and software upgrade) in a chemical plant.

 

05.2013
Implementation of process optimization with PCS7 V8.0 in a process plant.

 

03.2013
Backdocumentation "as built" of several Teleperm M AS235 with the RDTB (RückDokumentationsToolBox)

 

01.2013
Software modification to TDC3000 system at a waste to energy plant

 

01.2013
Teleperm M to DeltaV migration at Statoil by red. Bridge systems for data coupling between DeltaV and Teleperm M. Analysis of the existing Process Control Systems (Simatic -S5/-S7 Teleperm M/PCS7) by re-documentation with the RDTB

 

01.2013
Project consulting and commissioning support in a waste to energy plant

 


2012 

 

12.2012
! ADC-Bridge and Siemens N-PCI card runs under Windows 7 now !

 

11.2012
Creating blocks for a Siemens T3000 system with an energy supplier

11.2012
Successful completion of the work at Exxon Mobil

 

11.2012
Successfully implemented data-coupling between Teleperm M and a process data acquisition System (OSI-PI) via ADC-Bridge-TM at Lanxess

 

10.2012
Creating a concept (PokaYoke) for the production of high-quality plastics, including a concept for the automatic recipe execution.

 

10.2012
Re documenting several Teleperm M OS252 systems in Bayer Chempark

 

07.2012
Passed EN ISO 9001:2008 recertification audit successfully

 

06.2012
Migration from Teleperm M to PCS 7 V7.0 in a chemical operation

 

06.2012
Software Connection of an X-ray equipment for Fluoroscopy package at a DHL facility

 

05.2012
Simatic -S5 software development for a starch mixing plant

 

04.2012
Commissioning support in a biomass power plant for Siemens PCS7

 

04.2012
Creation of a process description in a waste to energy plant

 

03.2012
Implementation of an energy management system at the Procter & Gamble plant in Cologne. The energy management system based on Siemens Simatic -S7 and WinCC.

 

02.2012
Creating 300 pages R & I with Eplan P8 for a waste to energy plant

 

 

2011

 

11.2011
Successful completion of the project "as-built" documentation of control systems (automation level) of a waste to energy plant. More information available on request.

 

11.2011
Coupling Siemens T3000 to Teleperm M
Contract to supply the ADC-Bridge-TM including OPC server for data coupling between T3000 and Teleperm M AS235 controls.

 

08.2011
Cable drum test rig
Electrical modernization of a test bed (flow control) with Siemens Simatic -S7 control including web access.

 

08.2011
Training of several employees in the field EPLAN P8 PPE

 

07.2011
Creation of the process plant description of a waste to energy plant
The description includes local and functional relationships of each PCT loop including the linking to the reference documents

 

05.2011
System migration from Siemens Teleperm M to PCS7
Migration of existing Teleperm OS / AS systems during operation to PCS7. The goal of minimizing downtime could be achieved.

 

02.2011
The RDTB OS for documenting Teleperm OS252/OS262/OS265 is now available as a software license. By multiple customer wish the RDTB-OS has been developed into a stand-alone tool.

 

01.2011
Successful start-up after a Teleperm ME migration in a power plant (NL)

 

01.2011
25 years AKO-TEC "25 years of innovation and expertise"
The AKO-TEC AG celebrates 2011, the 25-year anniversary. The anniversary will be celebrated with customers, partners and employees.

 


2010 

 

11.2010
Receiving order for the optimisation of a paint finishing system delivered by Ako-Tec AG
With this order a concept for capacity optimization elaborated by Ako-Tec is implemented.

 

07.2010
Completion RDTB (RückDokumentationsToolBox) for Teleperm M/ME
Successful completion of the RDTB-AS for the "as-built" documentation of Teleperm M/ME.
In addition to the RDTB-OS the completion of the module AS documentation can now be reported.

 

04.2010
Start of the project to migrate a MadamS system by 800xA (ABB) via ADC-Bridge-TM OPC-Server-DA/AE in a power plant in NL.
Delivery of products (ADC-Bridge-TM OPC-Server-DA/AE) and services for the exchange of MadamS system in a Dutch power plant.

 

03.2010
Migration from Teleperm M AS230/AS235 to PCS7 AS417 controllers
Migration and exchange of technology inventory in a chemical plant with extremely short downtimes

 

02.2010
Supply of an additional ADC-Bridge-TM system to replace a Teleperm OS in Switzerland.

 

01.2010
Creating the "as-built" backdocumentation rear of a control and monitoring system (Teleperm OS265/M2000)
Creating a fully automatic "as-built“ backdocumentation in combined graph-/list form with a breakdown of all image content and function and their data link.

 

01.2010
Order for the "as-built" documentation of the management system (automation level) of a waste incinerator in VBG R170C compliant presentation
With the database-based RDTB developed by Ako-Tec controller and module (structurable) programs can import and automatically draw in FBD representation. In addition, system-neutral FBD's can be created and linked to other documents (wiring diagrams, P & ID, etc.)

 

01.2010
Order for the "as-built" documentation of the management system (automation level) of a waste incinerator in VBG R170C compliant presentation.
With the database-based RDTB developed by Ako-Tec controller and module (structurable) programs can import and automatically draw in FBD representation. In addition, system-neutral FBD's can be created and linked to other documents (wiring diagrams, P & ID, etc.).  

 


2009

 

12.2009
Extension of the PD-MI system for an automotive supplier

 

07.2009
Another PROTOS system for ExxonMobil
Another site of "ExxonMobil Production Germany GmbH" is equipped with PROTOS as message printer replacement system.

 

07.2009
DIN EN ISO 9001:2008
Change of the quality management system to the standard requirement in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.

 

06.2009
Partnership with automation specialists from India
Strategic partnership for development of additional markets for our products. 

 

02.2009
PROTOS for incinerator Oberhausen
The previous local printer replacement system was replaced by PROTOS. On the PROTOS database can be accessed via the network from any workstation.

 

01.2009
Delivery of ADC-Bridge-TM with OPC-Server-DA/AE interfaces for a project at one of the world's largest energy suppliers
The systems supplied by Ako-Tec AG are an essential part of the overall migration strategy and ensure a "bumpless" Migration of existing Teleperm-M system to Experion PKS

 

01.2009
Completion of tools for automated, system neutral feedback documentation from Teleperm-M systems
Completion of the database based solution for documentation of the "as built" system object and transfer the generated return Documentation results to the customer. The graphical representation of the results is automatically generated in Microsoft Visio documents. For more information please contact us at any time at 02251/650 30-0 available.

News

2018-04-04 PROTOS 2.0 with new analyzing of the "Performance Level"

KPI- Analyzing of the Performance Level in relation to EEMUA 191 and ISA 18.2

PROTOS 2.0 Performance Level

 

 

 

2017-03-07 PROTOS 2.0 is ready for Marai-DB-Connectivity

The new version of PROTOS 2.0 supports new functionalities and the connectivity for Maria-DB to the customers.

 

 

 

2016-05-01 PROTOS 2.0 Update

Watch the following product video to get an full overwiew of the current PROTOS 2.0 features
PROTOS 2.0 Product video