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    Hybrid DCS for Food and Beverage Industries

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Hungry for Green Efficiency? 

Feeding a larger number of people. Distributing healthier and safer products. Meeting the changing habits and tastes of consumers. Reducing energy consumption and waste. To face these rising challenges, Food and Beverage industrials must combine competitiveness and responsibility without any compromise.

Manage your investment through the Project Lifecycle

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  • Solutions

    EcoStruxure™ Hybrid DCS (formerly known as PlantStruxure PES) is the next generation distributed control system for a digitized and energy-aware plant. EcoStruxure Hybrid DCS combines the ease and openness of PLC/SCADA with the integration, single database and powerful diagnostics of a traditional DCS. It offers fully integrated software and open Ethernet architectures, and delivers everything you need to run a sustainable, productive and market-agile food & beverage plant - from full process traceability to embedded energy management:
    • Control and supervision integrated in one environment
    • Batch Management for recipe flexibility and batch reporting requirements
    • Energy and waste management
    • Food safety and compliance support
  • Value Proposition

    • Digitize your plant to deliver key system data right to your engineers’ fingertips
    • Accelerate time-to-market with increased standardization that reduces engineering time by up to 25%
    • Bring intelligence to your operations with system-wide cross references that help improve production-related decisions
  • Differentiation

    • #1 in energy management, with 40+ years of experience in the Food & Beverage industry
    • A single supplier, from field to enterprise level - from power and motor control devices up to energy management and optimization software
    • Lifecycle services and engineering tools reduce Total Cost of Ownership and Total Installed Cost
    • Innovation and co-development of tailored solutions
    • Open architecture and object libraries help to drive standards across multiple plant areas and sites
    • Multiple delivery channel options which support Direct, System Integrators and Original Equipment Manufacturers


  • Conveyor belt filled with bread, machine control, food and beverage.
    Reduce your CAPEX/OPEX while ensuring food and beverage quality
    • Reduce your start-up time & cost by up to 30%
    • Start off your production at the right time without any challenges onsite
    • Ensure near 100% uptime of your operations
  • Food processing facility, dairy, food and beverage, manufacturing execution system.
    Achieve operational excellence
    • Improve operational efficiency by up to 30% using the Advanced Process Control Library
    • Improve your visibility into energy utilization and manage your energy better, using the Energy Management Library and clear dashboards
  • Worker inspecting goats milk in dairy, food and beverage, machine control.
    Manage your talent pool
    • Developed from years of solution expertise, our comprehensive Liquid Food and Dairy Libraries retain domain knowledge and help an inexperienced workforce