Automated control system for production training grounds for Training Center of OOO Gasprom Transgas Tomsk.
Purpose of the System Development
PSC for production training grounds has been developed in order to help trainees to master some practical skills of operating some real production equipment as well as introduction to most advanced technology and equipment.
Description of Automation
Training grounds of Training Centre of OOO Gasprom Transgas Tomsk is operated as per training guidelines of OAO Gasprom (СНО 05.00.07.766.03), current law in force, federal law and regulations by the Government, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Labour, OAO Gasprom.
Basic tasks for Training Center are the following:
Practical training of gas industry specialists in servicing and operating production equipment of linear part of MG, gas distribution stations, compressor stations, AGNKS
Practical training in process control through ESD (automatic control system) both in emergency situations and under regular operation conditions
Practical training in operating advanced instrumentation and tools
Practical training in safe operation techniques when handling gas equipment, electric equipment
Testing practical skills through professional competitions of employees
Practical training in mastering new equipment, tools and technologies, used for gas industry for those taking part in internal company training and some special professional development courses
Professional appraisal for company employees to ensure their awareness of regulations and availability of practical skills in performing hazardous operations
Integrating systems with existing ESD on partially installed instrumentation of production equipment
Simulation of instrumentation signals
Simulation of consequent ESD (second, third etc) through special software (emulator)
Receipt of the data from all ESD to central control point
Control of simulation signals from operator's work desk through server
Displaying data from ESD of technological units to operator's desks of trainees
Generating scenarios of instrumentation signals in order to simulate certain situation on the facilities
Managing channels for inputs and outputs of simulators
Generating and printing out reports on the system operation
Generating event logs on emergencies and printing them out
The system is based on simulators and emulators of production equipment.