Leading DCS Vendor in China Sharpens Their Cutting Edge.
SUPCON announces the latest release of its DCS (Distributed Control System) asset management application, SAMS, that includes full FDT2 functionality. SUPCON is a leading DCS supplier based in Hangzhou, China and is a member of the China FDT Group Association. The SUPCON is widely recognized as having supplied some large scale projects in China using the FDT standard at Tianjing LNG and SINOPEC Shijiazhuang, China. The largest coal chemical project in the world is planning to use SAMS by the end of this year.
“As the leading DCS supplier based in China, we of course must integrate a wide variety of devices into our solutions.” comments Mr. Huang Wenjun, Vice President of SUPCON. “We have used the FDT standard since 2013 and it has been a significant enhancement to the asset management capabilities that we deliver to our customers. The latest release of our SAMS asset management application using the FDT2 standard ensures backward compatibility to previous versions of the FDT standard while giving our customers the latest state of the art capabilities for intelligent device management.”
The new SAMS application makes full use of the FDT Group developed and tested Common Components to ensure the best compliance and interoperability. “SUPCON prides itself in being a technology leader – this latest release of SAMS ensures we maintain this position.”, concludes Mr. Huang Wenjun.
“SUPCON has been a significant member of our China FDT organization since the beginning.” states Glenn Schulz, Managing Director of the FDT Group. “Their new release of SAMS using the FDT2 standard demonstrates their continued leadership position for delivering state of the art intelligent device management to their customers. We are delighted to have them as a strong supporter of the FDT standard.”
About FDT Group AISBL
The FDT Group AISBL is an international non-profit corporation consisting of over 100 leading worldwide member companies active in industrial automation manufacturing — whether it be process, factory or hybrid. The major purpose of the FDT Group is to provide an open and non-proprietary standardized interface for the integration of field devices with engineering, automation and asset management systems. In this environment, end users, manufacturers, universities, and research organizations are working together to develop the technology; to provide development tools, support, and training; to coordinate field trials and demonstrations; and to enable product interoperability.
FDT® is a registered trademark and FDT2™ is a trademark of the FDT Group AISBL.