A distributed control system (DCS) is a platform for automated control and operation of a plant or industrial process. A DCS combines the following into a single automated system: human machine interface (HMI), logic solvers, historian, common database, alarm management, and a common engineering suite. Over 10,000 plants entrust Yokogawa DCS to deliver their production goals.
A Yokogawa DCS delivers critical operational infrastructure and enhanced business performance. Key benefits include:
Simple, fast, and low-risk upgrades 40+ years of backwards compatibility
Highest field-proven system uptime
Extensive advanced application portfolio
Service and consulting to ensure benefits throughout your lifecycle
CENTUM VP has a simple and common architecture consisting of human machine interfaces, field control stations, and a control network.