Industry

Manufacturing

Manufacturers are constantly striving to improve personnel safety, increase product quality and optimise the productivity of their assets.  With continual advances in technology, process automation and control systems are key components of the solutions required to meet these challenges and maintain a competitive edge.

Provecta has significant experience supporting manufacturers with the implementation of process automation and control systems that provide the functionality required to meet their specific needs.

Provecta has provided services to a variety of manufacturers across diverse industry segments including:

  • Food and beverage
  • Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Industrial gas production

Together with its core expertise in the provision of process automation and control systems, Provecta also has capabilities in areas that are of particular importance to manufacturers such as:

  • Manufacturing Execution Systems and Plant Historians (downtime reporting, alarm analysis)
  • Process IT (IT security, system administration, network architecture, third party communication interfaces, disaster recovery)
  • Energy Management (energy monitoring systems, energy metering, electrical engineering)

Resources

The resource sector is constantly striving to improve personnel safety, increase product quality, reduce downtime and optimise productivity in an environment of highly variable commodity prices.

Provecta is experienced in the delivery of engineering services to the resource sector ranging from scoping and feasibilities through to the implementation of process automation and control systems.

Provecta has provided services to businesses operating in a number of resource sector areas including:

  • Mining (coal, gold, nickel)
  • Quarry Operations
  • Upstream Gas Production
Together with its core expertise in the provision of process automation and control systems, Provecta also has capabilities in areas that are of particular importance to the resource sector such as:
  • Process IT (IT security, system administration, network architecture, third party communication interfaces, disaster recovery)
  • Plant Historians (downtime reporting, alarm analysis)

Nuclear

The nuclear industry plays an important role in Australia by providing tools for scientific research and producing radiopharmaceuticals for the treatment of serious illnesses.

The nuclear facilities are used for:

  • Conducting research and development in relation to nuclear science and technology
  • Production and use of radioisotopes, isotopic techniques and nuclear radiation for medicine, science, industry, commerce and agriculture
  • Management of radioactive materials and waste arising from various prescribed activities
For many years, Provecta has provided engineering services to support the nuclear industry as it safely delivers high-risk and technically complex projects in nuclear facilities.

Provecta has provided services for a number of different types of facilities including:

  • Nuclear research reactor (20MW)
  • Molybdenum-99 nuclear medicine facility
  • Synroc¬© waste plant
Together with its core expertise in the provision of process automation and control systems, Provecta also has capabilities that are in areas of particular importance to the nuclear industry such as:
  • Process IT (IT security, system administration, network architecture, third party communication interfaces, disaster recovery)
  • Functional Safety Management (CHAZOP, SIL assessments to IEC61508/61511, SIS safety life cycle, functional safety assessments)