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SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 Released for Delivery

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SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 enables the integration of switchgear automation devices into the SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.1 process control system. Compared to the previous version, SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 provides several important enhancements. Amongst other, these concern the common installation with SIMATIC PCS 7 TeleControl V8.1 and PCS 7/OPEN OS V8.1, installation via the SIMATIC Management Console, archiving of DBA projects, as well as the expansion of the technological objects and device types.

What's new in SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1?

  • SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 is compatible with SIMATIC PCS 7 V8.1
  • SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 is compatible with PCS 7/OPEN OS V8.1
  • SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 can be installed together with PCS 7/OPEN OS V8.1 and SIMATIC PCS 7 TeleControl V8.1
  • Installation via the SIMATIC Management Console in "Silent Mode"
  • Integrated archiving and restoration (Archive/Restore) for projects in DBA:
    • Archiving of the complete DBA project in Zip format and restoration out of the archive file
    • Support of DBA multi projects
    • Archiving of files which are monitored by DBA for changes, e.g. XML instance files
    • Archiving of the type definitions created via the AS Node Wizard
  • PCS 7 PowerControl Library supports the connection of power circuit breakers SENTRON 3WL/3VL:
    • Integration of measured values, status signals, switch positions, alarms and switching commands of these circuit breakers in SIMATIC PCS 7
    • Flexible expansion with additional commands
  • Support of redundant busbars by means of the technological object PC_FEEDER in a configuration with two isolation switches
    • Each one of the two isolation switches can be configured with a separate interlock

Information Material

  • Online catalog and ordering system (Industry Mall)

Information and ordering data for SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 will be listed in the Industry Mall as from December 2014.

  • Catalog ST PCS 7 T: "Process Control System SIMATIC PCS 7 - Technology Components"

The information and ordering data for SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl V8.1 which are initially only available from the Industry Mall, will be included in the next edition of the Catalog ST PCS 7 T.

  • Further Catalogs

The following catalogs list additional products and provide information for the switchgear automation with SIMATIC PCS 7:

  • Catalog ST PCS 7 AO, Add-ons for the SIMATIC PCS 7 process control system, Chapter: Switching Station Automation
  • Brochure SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl - Integration of Switching Stations in Process Industries
     
  • Application example SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl - Integration of Medium-Voltage Switching Stations in compliance with IEC 61850: 67688155

Ordering Data
 

Product Name Article Number
PCS 7 PowerControl OS Engineering Software
PCS 7 PowerControl OS Engineering V8.1
Software package without SIMATIC PCS 7 Engineering software; for expansion of a SIMATIC PCS 7 Engineering Station V8.1 (PO unlimited) for the PCS 7 PowerControl OS Engineering
Engineering software, bilingual (English, German), software class A, executes under Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise SP1 (32/64 Bit) or Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 (64 Bit), Floating License for 1 user
Delivery form: Package (without SIMATIC PCS 7 Software Media Package):
• License Key USB stick, Certificate of License
• Software and bilingual electronic documentation (English, German)
  on DVD
6ES7658-7LX18-0YA5
PCS 7 PowerControl OS Runtime Software
PCS 7 PowerControl OS Runtime V8.1
PCS 7 PowerControl OS Runtime software incl. PCS 7 PowerControl IEC 61850 Driver
Software package without SIMATIC PCS 7 OS software; for expansion of a SIMATIC PCS 7 OS V8.1 (Server/Single Station) for PCS 7 PowerControl
Runtime software, bilingual (English, German), software class A, executes under Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise SP1 (32/64 Bit) or Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 (64 Bit), Single License for 1 installation
Delivery form: Package (without SIMATIC PCS 7 Software Media Package):
• License Key USB stick, Certificate of License
• Software and bilingual electronic documentation (English, German)
  on DVD
6ES7658-7MX18-0YA0
PCS 7 PowerControl Libraries
PCS 7 PowerControl Library V8.1
AS Blocks, symbols and faceplates for the integration of electrical equipment via Station Controller/Station Gateway
Runtime software, bilingual (English, German), software class A, executes under Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise SP1 (32/64 Bit) or Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 (64 Bit), Single License for 1 installation, valid for one AS or one Station Controller
Delivery form: Package (without SIMATIC PCS 7 Software Media Package):
• License Key USB stick, Certificate of License
• Software and bilingual electronic documentation (English, German)
  on DVD
6ES7658-7NX18-2YA0
PCS 7 PowerControl PROFIBUS Driver Library V8.1
AS Driver blocks for the integration of SIPROTEC protective devices on PROFIBUS DP
Runtime software, bilingual (English, German), software class A, executes under Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise SP1 (32/64 Bit) or Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 (64 Bit), Single License for 1 installation, valid for one AS
Delivery form: Package (without SIMATIC PCS 7 Software Media Package):
• License Key USB stick, Certificate of License
• Software and bilingual electronic documentation (English, German)
  on DVD
6ES7658-7PX18-2YA0
PCS 7 PowerControl Upgrade Packages
Note: The SIMATIC PCS 7 ES and OS software V8.0 must be upgraded to V8.1 with separate upgrade packages (see Catalog ST PCS 7, Chapter: Update / upgrade packages)
PCS 7 PowerControl Upgrade Package OS V8.0 to V8.1
Software package without SIMATIC PCS 7 ES/OS-Software V8.1
Engineering and Runtime software, bilingual (English, German), software class A, executes under Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise SP1 (32/64 Bit) or Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 (64 Bit), Single License for 1 installation
Delivery form: Package (without SIMATIC PCS 7 Software Media Package):
• License Key USB stick, Certificate of License
• Software and bilingual electronic documentation (English, German)
  on DVD
6ES7652-5JX18-0YE0
PCS 7 PowerControl Upgrade Package Library V8.0 to V8.1
Software package without SIMATIC PCS 7 ES/OS-Software V8.1
Engineering and Runtime software, bilingual (English, German), software class A, executes under Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise SP1 (32/64 Bit) or Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 (64 Bit), Single License for 1 installation
Delivery form: Package (without SIMATIC PCS 7 Software Media Package):
• License Key USB stick, Certificate of License
• Software and bilingual electronic documentation (English, German)
  on DVD
6ES7652-5JX18-2YE0

Expansions for SIMATIC PCS 7 PowerControl

On a project-specific basis the standard products for PCS 7 PowerControl listed above can be expanded with the following components: (see also Catalog ST PCS 7 AO, Add-ons for the SIMATIC PCS 7 process control system, Chapter: Swiching Station Automation):

  • Basic library for PCS 7 PowerControl (CFC blocks for IEC 61850 communication for S7-400 controllers)
  • Station Controller for PCS 7 PowerControl (incl. IEC 61850 communication library "SC_DRV")
  • Station Gateway for PCS 7 PowerControl (incl. communication library  "SG_LINK")

Further Information:

DF CS DS PAS R&D-AP 3, Karlsruhe
Mr. Peter Hensel
e-mail: hensel.peter@siemens.com

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