Public Lighting Control CenterSpain
- Project start: January 2011
- Project completion: April 2012
- iGrid products involved: iControl SCADA – Lighting Edition
- Number of RTUs/MV substations: Up to 150 RTUs and PLCs
- Number of data points: Up to 2.000 I/O points
- Protocols: IEC60870‑5–104 and ModbusTCP
The project integrated existing control centers from different lighting control vendors in just one control center using the iControl SCADA Lighting Edition, controlling 150 RTUs connected to nearly 2,000 light points.
The project had two key tasks:
- Concentrate the information from different vendors and protocols (IEC60870‑5–104 and ModbusTCP) in the same SCADA system
- Calculate hundreds of mathematical formulas to obtain the desired data and improve the energy efficiency
The deployed SCADA system is based on a client/server architecture with two simultaneous operators. It also features the ability to send SMS messages and emails in accordance with the generated alarms and events to alert the maintenance staff immediately.
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