Managing the Risk of Obsolescence Event

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Topic discussed included:

Rockwell lifecycle status
Covering PLC5 and SLC Controllers, this session identified the critical hardware you have on-site and gave a better understanding of the support and spares currently available.
Moving forward
This session introduced a number of low-risk approaches to safeguard continued operation and gave guidance
to ensure your plant and equipment are supportable into the future.
Q&A
Delegates were able to give details of the hardware they had on site and gave an opportunity to discuss them with a Rockwell or Fairfields Engineer.

Conversion
A guide to the steps involved in the conversion of an end-of-life PLC5 system or aging SLC controller to the modern equivalent CompactLogix or ControlLogix system and advice on updating the visualisation software including RSView32