Cargill NatureWorks Update
PUBLISHED ON Dec 05, 2008
Biodegradable Plastics Application
The Cargill NatureWorks facility, which produces biodegradable plastic derived from corn, will implement the first phase of a D/3® installation in November, with a second phase wrapping up in March. NovaTech Automation’s D/3 DCS and redundant 8000 I/O will be used to replace a Dow MOD 5 system.
Under the engineering leadership of Steve Ziobro and Don Wenrich, this challenging project has proceeded forward in a successful manner. Steve, Don and their respective teams have worked tirelessly with NatureWorks team members over the past several months. Team members from both companies worked over the Thanksgiving holiday to deliver the first phase of the project on schedule.
NovaTech Automation was also recently awarded a contract for the first phase of their Cargill Lactic Acid (CLA) project.
Aug 23, 2008
D/3 Version 12.3 Released
D/3® Version 12.3 was released Friday, August 10, 2007. The release contains minor D/3 enhancements and all the maintenance patches that have been generated since the V12.2-3 release. Release notes can be obtained from the customer web site....
Jul 17, 2008
Recent ADM Wins
NovaTech Automation recently received the Columbus Cogen D/3® Production System award and several subsequent awards from Columbus Cogen for 8000 Series I/O. These ADM Columbus awards are tied to the ADM Select Supplier Agreement signed in June...