Tata Power's power generation equipment OEMs (M/s BHEL) is required to provide all of the instrumentation and measurement devices for conducting performance guarantee and performance evaluation tests. M/s BHEL faced a number of specific challenges in conducting PG tests: employing high-accuracy digital communications for instrumentation, shortening setup and dismantling time, reducing hardware required, making portable instrument setup, avoiding temporary cabling work and the material waste costs
Tata Power is India's second largest private power producer and is part of the Tata Group with more than 4,100 employees. The core business of the company is to generate, transmit and distribute electricity.
Honeywell XYR 6000 wireless temperature, pressure and flow transmitters were installed at various process points to measure key process parameters. Multinodes were installed at vantage points within the power generation unit, and all data was made available for real-time visualization, trending/historization reports and data export to Microsoft Excel. The Experion platform was used for data logging, analysis and reporting to support the PG test procedure. Hardware Components - Honeywell XYR 6000 transmitter - MultiNode - WSG Software Components - Honeywell Experion platform
|Process parameters, including temperature, pressure, flow|
|Mature (technology has been on the market for > 5 years)|