Reliable Controls provided a detailed assessment, recommendations, engineering and commissioning for modifications of the Retort process at the Nevada gold mine. Retort is a process used to remove mercury vapors present in smelting operations.
Chaired and conducted HAZOP meetings
Modified and added equipment to existing P&IDs
Created electrical schematics
Developed the PLC program, HMI program and SCADA system
Interfaced existing equipment with new control PLC
Procured, commissioned and tested required equipment, per design and permit
Created data historian trends to track compliance required by permit
Capture and handling of exhaust gases
Work practices during the process, including heating, mercury condensation and carbon bed scrubbing
Monitoring and record-keeping
Congratulations to the RCC team on another successful project with complete client satisfaction!