The C-Pak Plus system is designed to control ready mix or large precast concrete batching plants. We have used over thirty five years of experience to provide a very powerful, comprehensive, yet user friendly solution that keeps your business at the very top of the technological tree.
The C-Pak Plus is a modular solution that can be configured to control a huge range of plant configurations as standard. Despite its capabilities the system provides an extremely user friendly interface to ensure that operators of all abilities can benefit from its features.
The primary function of the system is to control the plant, it does this the way that you want it done by providing various configuration parameters to allow the system to operate to your requirements.
The system can operate from locally stored mix designs in recipe, schedule batch book or polynomial batch book formats. Alternatively, the system is capable of linking to our C-Pak Office system or other third party software packages where mix details can be automatically sent to the batching system.
In addition to the plant control the system provides a number of features to support your business needs, these include :
This allows maintenance activities and to be added to the system, these can be plant related items, but don’t necessarily have to be. The system will allow activities to be entered that can be triggered on time, number of starts for an item or hours run for an item. The system will then identify when maintenance activities are required and bring these activities to the operators attention when overdue. It is also possible to store part numbers, supplier details and date last changed for relevant plant items. When maintenance activities are completed the system can be updated with the details including who performed the action.
The system stores customer details including account number, customer address and contact details. Each customer can have a number of sites stored against it which will also include contact details, contact numbers and details of any specific site requirements.
The system allows a number of standard reports to be run, these include load reports, stock reports, material usage reports and an event log.
The load reports can be selected by a combination of date, customer, mix code, docket number or docket number range, plant or truck id. There are two forms of the report for each load, a summary report and a detailed report.
The stock report can be run for any date range and provides details for each material, these include opening stock, deliveries, usage, adjustments and stock figures.
The usage report shows details for all material used during the dates selected for the report. The details show theoretical usage, actual usage, the error between the two in value and percentage terms. It also shows values for manual usage, the total volume batched and the average moisture for the materials.
The event log details all the activity of the control system, this includes when buttons are pressed, it logs when auto adjusting parameters change and it logs all the sequence activity for the system. The event log also details any material feed that is done in the emergency standby mode.
The system provides a number of performance reports to be produced, these include plant utilisation, plant timing and dispenser performance.
The plant utilisation report shows how busy the plant has been and at what times.
The plant timing report provides a thorough breakdown of each activity and how long it has taken, this helps to identify how the plant productivity can be improved and what delays have been encountered for particular loads.
If you have questions or would like further information about any of our products please contact us.
CPak Plus Concrete Batching Control System Datasheet
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