The communications backbone is based on a TCP/IP 100M LAN network. This Industrial Ethernet equipment provides the connection to the workstations and PLC’s. In the simplest configuration, the network provides a link from the VCR to the CCR room.
In multi-location configuration, the network equipment provides a self-healing ring functionality for multiple redundant architectures.
The AGL Control System is be based on the extensive SmartControl functionality. This includes all the features necessary for the control of runway and taxiway lighting through pre-set selections or by individual control.
Standard functionality is provided that some of the following
- On screen airfield mimic layout
- Preset brilliancy control for Approach and Runway services
- Alarm monitoring
- Generator controls
- AGL auxiliary controls
In an evolving world, the needs for an airport are constantly changing; reliability, configurability, peace of mind, flexibility and support is key when investing in hardware systems. SmartControl offers this!