Designed and installed telephone-based SCADA control system retrofit at two diversion locations, Yakima River and Wilson Creek, that combine at the forebay to Bull Canal. System controls forebay level and canal flow at both stations. Installed Base Station and HMI software with Internet interface, auto reporting flow data to State agencies, and remote monitoring. Completed […]
Designed and installed radio-based SCADA control system for 14 mile canal that maintains fish bypass at creek diversion, canal flow, canal level for freeboard control, and eliminates spill at three gates along the canal. Five gates automated, two retrofits, three new with two being Split-Gates to control canal level and provide canal dump for maintenance […]
Monitoring multiple pipeline data collection stations. Master Station and four remotes, one with weather station. Master station PC HMI is a web server. Cell-modem telemetry enabled, Internet display and database access via client’s web site.
Single station flow multiple pump monitoring/data logging for an intake to a pressurized pipeline irrigation system. Standard WT-RUG3 install. Logged data displayed locally, manually downloaded.
Automated reservoir discharge control (cfs) on headgate based on monitoring downstream canal level. Local display and manual/auto modes. RF enabled (Ethernet). MODBUS interface.
Automation is the key to improving efficiency in water distribution. With automation comes real-time control, much less room for human error, huge savings in fuel, transportation equipment and manpower, dispute control, timely changes in delivery, plus better accounting. Without small lateral and turnout automation, the job is only partially complete because turnout automation can be […]