Buffalo Automation is dedicated to supporting the Process Control Framework (PCF) and providing services to allow customers get their process under control.

Depending on the specific needs of a customer or controller, the following are some of the phases that may be part of the project:

  • Phase 1: Model Development – Collect data, verify process can be controlled
  • Phase 2: Model Verification – Simulate how model will perform
  • Phase 3: Requirements – Lock down model and requirements for production
  • Phase 4: Design – How the model will be implemented on framework
  • Phase 5: Implementation – Implementation of model on framework
  • Phase 6: Install, Test and Startup – Places model into production
  • Phase 7: Support (typically covered in a maintenance arrangement)

Note: Outsourcing contracts are tailored to individual customers needs.