Improving OEE by upgrading Safety & Controls on a Pallet Film Wrapper

Pacific Blue Engineering (PBE), a CSIA member systems integrator and certified TÜV functional safety engineering team that provides turnkey control system integration solutions, machine safety services, staff augmentation, and more. A client hired us: To upgrade the obsolete controls on a film wrapper and a pallet wrapper, and Bring their machines into compliance with safety […]

A big thanks to our team members Michael Alio and Robert Wells!

A big thanks to our team members Michael Alio and Robert Wells for making a significant commitment to support our customer overseas during these challenging times. Grateful for the opportunity to be a solution provider. The guys are enjoying a well deserved Peking Duck meal!

Congratulations to 4 more PBE engineers for achieving the TÜV SÜD Functional Safety Certification!

These newly certified Functional Machine Safety Engineers continue to expand our capabilities for world class machine safety solutions. Pacific Blue Engineering can provide “Turn-Key” machine safety solutions including; Safety Assessments, Functional Requirement Specifications, Safety Circuit Verifications, Safety Controls Design, Electrical & Mechanical Installation (including custom hard guards), and Validation. Whether you have new or legacy […]

Control System Integration….it’s what we do.

Developed code in Studio 5000 utilizing UDTs to fully automate control on five (5) stamping presses, enabling job selection from the DCS system, handshaking with Fanuc robots, and integrated line safety with individual press safety for zone control!

Pacific Blue successfully provided another turn-key safety upgrade and legacy controls migration!

Pacific Blue Engineering successfully provided another turn-key safety upgrade and legacy controls migration solution on an existing wrapper. Pacific Blue designed, installed, commissioned and validated the turn-key upgrade. A Rockwell Automation SLC, Panelview Standard, and Powerflex 4 VFDs were migrated to a CompactGuard PLC, utilizing Powerflex 525 with safe torque off, and a PanelView Plus […]

Implementing Waste Water Treatment at a precious metals processing facility.

Implementing Waste Water Treatment at a Precious metals processing facility.  This equipment filters water after use in the plant to ensure it is free of metals and safe to return to the Sewer. This system uses multiple filters and tanks with multiple flow paths for retreatment options and flexibility. This system includes a CompactLogix processor programmed […]