batch control


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batch control

(1) The management of documents or electronic media that have been grouped, cataloged and are waiting for processing. See batch processing.

(2) An industrial control application that makes products in vats and tanks rather than in a continuous series of processes that flow from one stage to the next. See process control.
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Additional columns in Batch Control can be used for managing failed batches, or you could create a separate spreadsheet, which is most definitely, the recommended route.
Hawkins updates the material for fellow process engineers, incorporating the ANSI/ISA088.01-1995, Batch Control Part 1: Models and Terminology, as well as new technologies.
The company now operates the largest pie-making facility in the United States, and the automated recipe management and batch control has allowed the company to increase overall production efficiency and information tracking.
Blossman insisted of stability and repeatability of high quality beers which led him into ordering the BC-Automation "Botec" (Batch control) automation system, using PC driven controls.
Batch control totals help ensure that data are not lost or altered during transmission.
Bulk storage Feed control to process Vessel contents monitoring Batch control Formulation/mix control Weighing out to recipe/formulations
Batch control totals are not available as a control device.
Each pallet is equipped with an identifying bar code to help ensure absolute batch control over drug products.
The plant comes with two or three aggregate storage bins (10, 15 or 20 tons each); belt conveyor complete with 230/460 volt electric drive motor; cement weigh batcher split into one or two equal compartments; water system with water meter; and, company's Model E-150 Batch Control System.
The RCT1000 is capable of controlling equipment, such as valves and pumps with PID and batch control signals.
The latest addition to Mettler Toledo's batch control line, the IND780batch controller, now helps small-to mid-sized batching operations minimize material waste, improve batch quality and yield increased profits.