Ever since the company was established, we have been a leader in PLC and HMI. We solve everything within PLC and HMI technology, ranging from small single machine controls, to large complex and redundant solutions, which are part of large networks. We offer:

  • A supplier with experience in all kinds of solutions, from small machine controllers to large and complex solutions
  • The ability to choose between a broad range of manufacturers, including Siemens, Allen Bradley, Omron and Mitsubishi
  • A supplier through the entire phase, from design to purchase, wiring, configuring and commissioning
  • Network reliability in relation to stability and operational reliability

All kinds of PLC and HMI solutions

Regardless of the size and complexity of the project - from the very simple systems to the largest and most complex automation tasks, Frontmatec offers turnkey PLC and HMI solutions. With a team of highly skilled and certified PLC programmers, we are equipped to handle projects of all scopes and scales. 

A combination of ongoing education and certification as well as several decades of experience in the automation industry ensure that our PLC programmers offer solid competences in all disciplines within PLC and HMI development. 

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PLC - competencies and solutions


Order Management

An order management system from Frontmatec enables you to produce only what is on order, prioritize sales and shorten response time.

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Process Control

Our production management software covers the entire production cycle value chain, providing you with all KPIs for each stage.

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Weighing & Labeling

Once you have designed a label and assigned it to a product, a customer or an order, our software does the rest.

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Performance Monitoring

Get direct, real-time data relating to major key performance indicators such as yield, throughput, downtime, quality and efficiency.

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Ensure that your raw materials are used as effectively as possible according to the current order status and production capability.

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Track any food, feed, food-producing animal or substance that will be used for consumption, through all stages of production.

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Integrate with solutions which are geographically separated and with third-party systems, such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).

PLC and HMI solutions for your unique requirements

At Frontmatec, we understand that every business and automation task is unique. That's why we offer customized PLC and HMI solutions that align with your specific requirements. Whether you have a simple system in need of automation or a large-scale project with intricate automation tasks, our team has the capabilities to deliver the ideal solution. 

With our turnkey approach, Frontmatec ensures to deliver an all-inclusive automation solution. With our expertise in PLC and HMI solutions, we take full responsibility for every aspect of your project, ensuring seamless integration into your existing infrastructure. From system design and programming to wiring, configuring and commissioning, we handle every aspect of the automation process. Our goal is to provide you with a comprehensive solution that optimizes your processes, enhances productivity, and drives business success. 

We pride ourselves on our ability to customize solutions to meet your specific needs, regardless of industry or application. Our team of experts will work closely with you to understand your requirements and design a tailored automation solution that drives efficiency, productivity, and profitability in your business. 


What are PLC and HMI solutions?

PLC, or Programmable Logic Controller, and HMI, or Human Machine Interface, solutions are vital components in the world of industrial automation. PLCs are digital computers designed to automate and control machinery and processes, while HMIs provide the interface through which humans can interact with these systems. PLCs and HMIs work together to enhance industrial automation by providing a comprehensive control and visualization solution. 

PLC and HMI are two commonly used terms in the field of industrial automation. Here's what they stand for: 

PLC: PLC stands for Programmable Logic Controller. It is a specialized computer-based control system used to automate industrial processes and machinery. PLCs are designed to monitor inputs, make decisions based on logic or programming, and control outputs accordingly. They are widely used in manufacturing plants, power stations, and other industrial environments to control processes such as assembly lines, robotic systems, and machinery. 

PLCs are programmed using ladder logic or other programming languages, and they can be easily reprogrammed or modified to accommodate changes in the manufacturing process. They offer features such as high reliability, ruggedness, and the ability to interface with various sensors, actuators, and other devices. 

HMI: HMI stands for Human-Machine Interface. It refers to the graphical user interface through which an operator interacts with a control system or machine. HMIs are used to monitor and control industrial processes, providing operators with real-time information and allowing them to interact with the PLC or other control systems. 

HMIs typically consist of a display screen, buttons, touch panels, and other input/output devices. They provide a visual representation of the industrial process, displaying data such as sensor readings, process variables, alarms, and control options. Operators can use HMIs to start/stop processes, adjust parameters, view trends, acknowledge alarms, and perform other control functions. 

Modern HMIs often incorporate advanced features such as trend visualization, historical data logging, recipe management, and remote access capabilities. They play a crucial role in improving the efficiency, safety, and usability of industrial automation systems. 

In summary, PLCs are the control devices that automate industrial processes, while HMIs are the interfaces that allow operators to monitor and control those processes effectively. Together, they form a vital part of industrial automation solutions. 


PLC and HMI Solutions for Enhanced Automation and Efficiency

Frontmatec offers a wide range of PLC and HMI solutions tailored to various industry sectors. Our expertise extends to several areas where efficient automation is critical for success. Here are some of the key areas where our PLC and HMI solutions can make a significant impact: 

Order Management: With our PLC and HMI solutions, you can streamline your order management processes. An order management system from Frontmatec enables you to produce only what is on order, prioritize sales and shorten response time. Our systems facilitate real-time tracking, efficient order processing, and accurate inventory management, ensuring timely order fulfillment and customer satisfaction. 

Process Control: Frontmatec excels in providing precise process control solutions. Our PLC and HMI systems enable you to monitor and optimize production processes, ensuring consistent quality and maximizing operational efficiency. Our production management software covers the entire production cycle value chain, providing you with all KPIs for each stage.  

Weighing & Labeling: Accuracy and compliance are paramount in weighing and labeling operations. Our PLC and HMI solutions offer reliable integrated labeling and barcode scanning capabilities. This ensures error-free labeling, and efficient traceability. Once you have designed a label and assigned it to a product, a customer or an order, the software does the rest.  

Performance Monitoring: Our PLC and HMI solutions help you gain valuable insights into your operations' performance. Real-time data collection and visualization through intuitive interfaces empower you to monitor key metrics, identify bottlenecks, and make data-driven decisions to enhance productivity. 

Logistics: Efficient logistics management is essential for smooth supply chain operations. Our PLC and HMI systems provide real-time monitoring, intelligent routing, and automated control for material handling, inventory management, and warehouse optimization, ensuring seamless logistics operations. 

Traceability: In industries where traceability is crucial, such as food processing or pharmaceuticals, Frontmatec's PLC and HMI solutions enable end-to-end traceability. Our systems capture and record essential data at each production stage, ensuring full product traceability, quality control, and compliance with industry regulations. 


Advantages of PLC and HMI Solutions in the Food Industry 

PLC and HMI solutions offer numerous benefits in automating processes within the food industry, empowering businesses to optimize their operations and achieve success. 

Increased Productivity and Efficiency: 

PLC and HMI solutions streamline industrial processes in the food industry, automating repetitive tasks, and eliminating human errors. Real-time data monitoring and analysis enable informed decision-making, ensuring optimal resource allocation and maximizing overall productivity. The integration of various systems and devices creates a cohesive and synchronized production environment, enhancing workflow efficiency and reducing downtime. 

Reduced Downtime and Enhanced Safety: 

Proactive monitoring, predictive maintenance, and rapid fault detection provided by PLC and HMI solutions minimize downtime in the food industry. Real-time alerts and remote access capabilities empower maintenance teams to address issues promptly, ensuring smooth operations. Additionally, advanced safety features, such as integrated safety protocols and automated shutdown systems, create a secure working environment, preventing accidents and mitigating potential risks. 

Scalability, Flexibility, and Automation: 

PLC and HMI solutions are highly scalable and flexible, adapting to evolving requirements in the food industry. They accommodate expansions, equipment integrations, and process modifications seamlessly, future-proofing operations in a rapidly changing market. By streamlining and enhancing automation processes, businesses can optimize efficiency, reduce errors, and increase productivity. Precise control and monitoring capabilities automate repetitive tasks, reduce manual intervention, and minimize downtime, resulting in improved output, quality, and profitability. 

Data Acquisition and Analysis: 

PLC and HMI solutions enable extensive data acquisition and analysis in the food industry. PLCs gather real-time data from connected devices and sensors, while HMIs provide visual displays of this information. By harnessing this data, businesses can identify trends, troubleshoot issues, optimize processes, and make informed decisions for continuous improvement. 

By implementing PLC and HMI solutions, businesses in the food industry can unlock the full potential of their operations. These advanced automation technologies, coupled with state-of-the-art features, empower companies to achieve higher productivity, improved efficiency, reduced downtime, enhanced safety, and data-driven decision-making. 


Interested in a reliable PLC and HMI solution?

At Frontmatec, we specialize in developing customized automation solutions for various industries, including the food industry, other hygiene-sensitive sectors, and the utilities industry. Our focus is on delivering high-quality systems that meet the unique needs of our clients. 

We understand the importance of having a reliable PLC and HMI setup to streamline operations and improve efficiency. Our team of experts provides personalized solutions tailored to your specific requirements. We genuinely believe in finding the best possible solution for each customer, and we would be more than happy to assist you in exploring your options. 

If you're interested in learning more about how our PLC and HMI solutions can benefit your business, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us. We are here to provide further information and help you find the perfect fit for your automation needs.  



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