Weighing Products

Our electronic weighing products use the latest integrated circuit technology and embedded software to ensure smart functionality, product reliability and price competitiveness.

Process Control Systems

Systems are constructed using proprietary PLCs, HMI & SCADA e.g. Siemens, Allen Bradley etc. utilising the latest technology and our established PR Range of weighing products.

Concrete Systems

Our batching systems provide consistently accurate weighing and metering on all types of plant. Achieving and proving product quality while maintaining high output.

Practicon Solutions & Services

Weighing Products

Practicon Weighing Products division design and manufacture a comprehensive range of intelligent instrumentation, using the latest technology and embedded software, for industrial weighing and other process control applications. These are supplied to a wide range of industry sectors across a worldwide client base.

Whether you want to transmit a scale weight, with or without local indication, as an analogue or digital signal using one of our Load Cell Amplifier or Weight Indicator products, monitor and transmit the flow of material over a weigh belt using our Belt Weigher Indicator, perform a Filling, Throughput or Feed Rate control operation using one of our weigh controllers or automate a complete process using our Programmable Process Control instruments, Practicon Weighing Products are sure to have the solution that fits your needs.

We offer support for many of the current industry standard fieldbus communication protocols such as Profibus DP, DeviceNet, Ethernet, Modbus and Serial RS232/RS485. In addition to our core product range we are able to offer customised versions developed to the customer specification and/or ‘badged’ to incorporate the customer company logo and colour scheme if required.

Concrete Batching Systems

Practicon have specialised in producing automated concrete batching systems for over 35 years. We are dedicated to continual improvement and development and our latest range of systems are leading the industry in process control for concrete production.

Our vast experience has allowed us to develop our batching control systems specifically for the concrete industry, we have used our working knowledge and technical knowhow to develop our plant management systems to optimise plant performance, product quality and reporting systems all within an intuitive easy to use framework.

We pride ourselves on our level of after sales support, this is achieved through our dedicated concrete support engineers. It provides the basis of our entire business as primarily we regard ourselves as a service provider. more...

Process Control System Automation & SCADA

Practicon Process Control Systems division designs, builds and services automated batching systems and instrumentation systems, to high standards for the food and drinks, chemicals, paints, rubber and plastics compounding industries. Practicon Control Systems offers manufacturing companies the full range of control system design and automation solutions for capital projects that require SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) & PLC (Programmable Logic Controllers) automation control. Practicon also provides solutions to upgrade and retrofit control systems for existing plants and machinery offering the customer telephone support, remote access and onsite support 24hrs a day.

In addition to providing automation and control system solutions to end users, Practicon provides OEM’s (Original Equipment Manufacturers) with off the shelf automated batching solutions or bespoke control systems to meet the OEM's required specification.

Panel Building Workshop Facility

Practicon's Panel Building Services and Workshop facilities are available to design your electrical control panel requirements providing AutoCAD electrical drawing and mechanical layouts, supply of component & control gear and built in-house at our premises. We cater for all types of electrical control panels including Stainless Steel, Powder Coated and ABS to IP rated standards. These include multi sectional Motor Control Centres & PLC Cabinets, Pneumatic Panels and Desk Panels which are all designed and built to customer specifications.more...